Home Learning

Religious Education

Mission Together 

Free, downloadable resources including tasks, questions, prayers and adapted scriptures. They’ll help children learn, reflect, and stand in solidarity with children around the world already living in hardship. 

https://missiontogether.org.uk/school-closures-home-activities/ 

Prayer for those affected by Coronavirus

Metropolitan Cathedral 

Links to broadcasts of Mass from the Cathedral.  

https://www.liverpoolmetrocathedral.org.uk/coronavirus-statement-20th-march-2020/ 

Maths

TTRockStars

Online Platform for multiplication and division.  You will need your login for this site.

https://www.ttrockstars.com/

Numbots

You will need to use your TT Rockstars login for this site.

https://play.numbots.com/#/intro

Maths Factor

Free resource that the children can access to practice their timetables.

www.themathsfactor.com 

White Rose Maths 

Online Maths questions for every year group daily. 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ 

Mathletics

KS1 and KS2 can use. Parents set up accounts by clicking free trial for home users.  

https://www.mathletics.com/uk/ 

English

Pobble

One picture, every day. Can be used to spark conversation, write a story etc. 

http://www.pobble365.com/ 

Literacy Shed Plus

Free resources – activity packs KS1 and KS2 

www.literacyshedplus.com 

Reading

ISSUU

The Stay Home Superheroes is a FREE empowering story, created to help children all over the world to understand the pandemic and the important role that they can play.

https://issuu.com/sophie_marsh/docs/stay_home_superheroes

Oxford Owl

Easy to use, just register with email address to access free resources.

www.oxfordowl.co.uk 

StoryLine Online

Selection of books read for KS1 children to enjoy.

https://www.storylineonline.net/

Book Trust

Selection of books for KS1 children to enjoy.

www.booktrust.org.uk

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Help children learn to read using phonics whilst at home

www.teachyourmonstertoread.com  

Read Write Inc 

Continue learning to read and have familiar routines at home with daily virtual lessons and films. 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ?mc_cid=5b8869f543&mc_eid=6974981631 

Phonics Play

Free to use at home without needing to subscribe! 

Username march20 
Password home 

https://new.phonicsplay.co.uk/ 

Nosy Crow

Axel Scheffler has illustrated a digital book for primary school age children, free for anyone to read on screen or print out, about the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it.

https://nosycrow.com/blog/released-today-free-information-book-explaining-coronavirus-children-illustrated-gruffalo-illustrator-axel-scheffler/

Amazon

Free kindle books for children range of ages

https://www.amazon.co.uk 

Free Books

Click the link below to access 3000 free reading books:

World eBook

Music

BBC School Radio

Some great resources here with video/audio downloads for Early Years, KS1 & KS2. Eg – A to Z of Nursery Rhymes, Medleys, Action Songs etc.  

 www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio

Bring The Noise

Free primary school music, songs and resources for teachers, pupils and parents. For EY and KS1 with plenty of activities, tips, games, warm ups, SEND guidance and ideas to try at home.

   www.bbc.co.uk/teach/bring-the-noise

Out of the Ark

These are currently offering 7 free songs for use at home or in school, with downloadable resources and ideas for other activities. There is also a promise of more over the following weeks. These are all suitable for KS1 & KS2. We’ll be linking up with Out of the Ark in the new academic year for our Knowsley Singing Challenge so it’s a good opportunity for schools to become familiar with the platform.

 www.outoftheark.co.uk

Blue Peter Music Badge

This is surprisingly easy to earn and the badge is designed by Ed Sheeran!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/bp-music-badge?collection=blue-peter-badges

Wellbeing

PE with Joe  

Daily workouts – can be done live at 9am or accessed later on in the day. 

https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1  

Mindfulness parent pack

Created to keep children focused and engaged along with reducing anxiety. Follow on Twitter @liverpoolshine for free meditations and daily tips to support children while they are at home. 

Mindfulness parent pack

DESTY (Discovering Exceptional Strengths and Talents in You)

Free resources to support parents, carers and educators. Each resource and course includes practical worksheets with a focus on developing children’s social and emotional wellbeing and resilience.

https://www.educationdesty.com/free-resources

Knowsley Schools Sports Partnerships

Personal challenges to try at home. Share your personal challenges on twitter @knowsleySSP.  Children with the highest recorded score or those that have made significant progress throughout the week will be rewarded when we return back to school.

Personal Best Challenges for Home

Go Noodle

Stay active and engaged with dance-alongs, yoga videos, mindfulness activities, and other ways to move while reinforcing educational topics. Play for free. 

https://www.gonoodle.com/good-energy-at-home-kids-games-and-videos/  

Cosmic Kids Yoga 

Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids aged 3+, used in schools and homes all over the world. 

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga 

Picture News

18th May

4th May

Learning from Home ideas: Toys

Learning from Home ideas

Wildlife Conservation

General

Education City 

For use by teachers and students at home, covering many subjects. Free trial of 21 days which can be renewed with a different email address.

https://www.educationcity.com/ 

ALPSIT home learning pack

STEM

A range of FREE fun, hands-on activities for families to use at home, suitable for all ages from 4 to 16. Help children develop their science, technology, engineering and maths skills. 

Starters for STEM

Premier League Primary Stars challenge