English & Maths (including phonics)
Here are some suggested external websites and Youtube links for English (including phonics) and Maths activities while school is closed!
And remember to read, read, read and read some more!
Free resources to support the development of phonics including interactive games and printable worksheets.
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Letterland Phonic sounds
This webpage plays each letter sound and gives examples of how they are used in words to support parents with helping their child learn phonics.
Audible are offering free children's stories to listen to on-line via desktop, tablet or phone.
Daily English Lesson
Every day at 9:30am there is a live English lesson with Pie Corbett including interactive games and activities.
David Walliams stories
Listen to David Walliams read one of his own stories each day at 11am. You can also listen at your own time.
White Rose Maths
There are 5 free maths lessons for each year group from White Rose Maths which is the scheme we use in school. Each one has a video with guidance and explanations plus activities to complete.
White Rose are also offering online live maths lessons between 10am and 11am each week day. Log in to one of their social media channels to follow e.g. @WhiteRoseMaths on Twitter
This is a subscription website but there are plenty of free maths games (suitable for KS2) that can be played without needing to subscribe.
The Maths Factor
Carol Vorderman's maths website is currently free and has a variety of maths 'lessons' and games for children aged 4-12.
Maths Challenge booklets
This website has a variety of maths puzzles that can be printed and completed on paper. They are suitable for Year 4 upwards but could be tackled as a family!
BBC Maths videos
A variety of videos to support KS1 maths skills and topics.