Cumnor School Home Learning Plan – Information for Parents

Parent guide to google classroom

Google Classroom Technical Support

 

BBC Learning        http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/

This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.

Learn to draw www.artforkidshub.com

A great series of lessons for developing your drawing skills

Blockly       https://blockly.games

Learn computer programming skills – fun and free.

Scratch https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/

Creative computer programming. This what the children use in school and so should be familiar with it.

National Geographic Kids  https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

Duolingo    https://www.duolingo.com

Learn languages for free. Web or app.

Mystery Science     https://mysteryscience.com

Free science lessons

Crest Awards https://www.crestawards.org

Science awards you can complete from home.

iDEA Awards     https://idea.org.uk

Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.

Paw Print Badges     https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Tinkercad   https://www.tinkercad.com

All kinds of making.

Cbeebies Radio      https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio

Listening activities for the younger ones.

Nature Detectives     https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetect…/

A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

British Council      https://www.britishcouncil.org/school-resources/find

Resources for English language learning

Oxford Owl for Home       https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Lots of free resources for Primary age

Big History Project    https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Geography Games    https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Geography gaming!

Blue Peter Badges    https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges

Plentry to do and most are easy to obtain – a Blue Peter badge also gets you free entrance to many attractions when they open again!

The Imagination Tree    https://theimaginationtree.com

Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Toy Theater    https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games

DK Find Out     https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/…

Activities and quizzes

Twinkl    https://www.twinkl.co.uk

The no.1 teacher resource site with free access to parents during school closure.