External Educational Links
NEW 24th April: A book has been written to help children understand the Coronavirus. Click HERE to read it
14th APRIL: The DfE has recently published some additional free educational resources. Click HERE to be taken to their webpage.
Home Learning Ideas
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
Free science lessons
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
Creative computer programming
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
All sorts of engaging educational videos
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
All kinds of making.
Educational online games