Keeping routines in place will help your child be successful whilst they are learning at home and we highly recommend putting a timetable in place to support them. Click here for an example timetable.
If you wish to continue learning at home please go to our Children's Page where you will find lots of online activities.
Links to further online activities and resources are available below.
Click here for activities provided by your class teacher.
Click here for 50 things to do. NEW
Click here for details of Mind's sunflower competition
Can you crack the secret code? Click here to try the Pig Pen Cipher and Solve the code.
The government has now published a list of online education resources which you can access by clicking here.
Click here for information on how to help children aged 2 to 4 to learn at home.
For those of you who like a bit of structure in your lives; here's what various celebrities are offering you to help children with their education while schools are closed:
9.00am - PE with Joe Wicks https://youtu.be/6v-a_dpwhro
10.00am - Maths with Carol Vorderman www.themathsfactor.com
11.00am - English with David Walliams https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
12.00pm - Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver) https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/
1.00pm - Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQ
1.30pm - Dance with Darcey Bussell https://twitter.com/diversedancemix/status/1241098264373592065
2.00pm - History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days) https://tv.historyhit.com/signup/package
4.00pm - Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) https://www.instagram.com/theocooks
For your older kids, here are 50 free revision resources for 11+, GCSEs and A-Levels:
WELLBEING AND MINDFULNESS
Stay positive by downloading and completing a Positivity journal here.
Try our calming hands breathing activity by clicking here and also our tense and relax activity by clicking here.
Mental Health Awareness Week: Click here for resources to raise awareness, get us all talking and give us ideas for how we can show and celebrate our kindness.
Take a look at the online book 'Dave the dog is worried about coronavirus' by clicking here.
CEOP and Parent Zone have published some advice on how to look after your family's mental health which you can download by clicking here.
Other useful links:
LITERACY & PHONICS (FOUNDATION STAGE & KS1)
All lessons are introduced by celebrities, which adds an exciting addition to the lessons:
- 10am for Reception children
- 1030am for Year 1 children
- 11am for Reception and Year 1 children (learning to blend)
www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/literacy/literacy-phonics (code: CVDTWINKLHELPS)
www.twinkl.co.uk (code: CVDTWINKLHELPS)
Space related educational resources for home schooling are available here and more space activities created by Mr Richardson below.
Try some interesting science activities by signing up to Explorify completely free of charge. Includes activities for all age groups available at https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk
Mr Eiffe has been experimenting at home. Look at his examples and try an investigation yourself. Click on this link for some ideas: https://sciencebob.com
Science with Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince & Guests https://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome/upcoming-schedule
To find out all about clouds click here for information sheets created by Mr Richardson.
Nature activities: https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/blog/2020/04/nature-activities-for-kids-to-do-at-home-part-two/
Ludwig has gone on a journey but has got himself a little bit lost. Can you help? Click on the links below.
More activities created by Mr Richardson below:
Want to practice your yoga at home? Click on Yoga movements
Check out the Kent School Games 'Active Rainbow Challenge'. Have a go at the range of activities and you could even win prizes.
Supporting parents to teach PE at home: Click here to access short two-minute videos that show parents free, fun and easy to follow PE activities for the whole family.
Click here for a NHS colouring sheet for you to colour and put in your window at home.
Click here for the Art Room at Home projects which help adults and children to make something together, and will support the wellbeing of both the child and their adults.
Click here for a Dickens paper flower activity.