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Other useful resources

You can find a selection of useful materials to support home learning in the attachments below.

Space related educational resources for home schooling

The UK Space Agency has published a collection of space related educational resources that schools, parents and carers can use when teaching their children at home.

The resources are available here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/space-related-educational-resources-for-home-schooling

Learning/Subjects

Below are some links to good websites that we have found:-

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach

https://thenationalcurriculum.com/learning-at-home/?utm_campaign=1716105_Learning%20at%20home%20-%20Covid%2019%20-%20March%2020&utm_medium=email&utm_source=The%20National%20Curriculum&dm_i=2RN8,10S5L,78EPFR,3VT8O,1

http://www.primarygamesarena.com/

https://www.youtube.com/MichaelRosenOfficial

https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/?s=free

https://plprimarystars.com/home-learning

https://www.boredpanda.com/free-online-lunch-doodles-sessions-for-kids-mo-willems/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=BPTwitter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5iMLKIzmXI

https://www.weareteachers.com/virtual-author-activities/?fbclid=IwAR1fdhmne0wBl9wyaC13sMAmYWVzzLoK5g8DrVWLK31AzNVQmG_pK0LFu9A

https://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/science-home/science-home/week-1-mission-space/#.XoHkMYhKiUl

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3hQnkM4M1bQeW5g99wv3Og/

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education

Maths lessons for 4 -12 year olds - https://www.themathsfactor.com/

www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons

If you are missing singing assembly, check out these silly songs!

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

If you are missing your Spanish lessons, check out Rosetta Stone. They are providing 3 months of FREE access. 

https://www.rosettastone.co.uk/lp/freeforkids/

Read Write Inc. Phonics

Read Write Inc. are scheduling free Phonics lessons on Facebook and YouTube for children to watch at home every day for the next two weeks. Films will only be available at the times below:
Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am and again at 12.30 pm
Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am and again at 1.00 pm
Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am and again at 1.30 pm
Note: films are streamed live and won’t be available at other times.
https://www.facebook.com/miskin.education/
 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

Staying Active

It's really important to stay active and healthy. Check out Joe Wick's 5 minute workouts through the link below. Get your parent to follow him on Twitter and join him in his daily P.E lessons starting on Monday 23rd March at 9am! Follow our Twitter, https://twitter.com/MPATilehurst, page and you might even see some of our MPA Staff joining in! 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvPHOpzoEk5onAEbq40g2-k

Here is some Yoga for some wellbeing and relaxation.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMMRb10LtGM

How about making your own obstacle courses (with adult supervision)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vLvoEXLApA&feature=youtu.be 

50 fun things to do before you are 11 and 3/4! 

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/50-things-to-do

https://www.getset4pe.co.uk/

COVID-19 Time Capsules

Please see the attachments below to see time capsules that can be created to look back on these strange times in the future. There is a child version and an adult version in the attachments. 

Edinburgh Zoo

How about a trip to the zoo? (sort of) Check out this link to view the webcams at Edinburgh Zoo!

www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams

Coping Skills for Kids and Wellbeing

Click on the attachment below, Active Coping Calendar April 2020, to see 30 actions to look after ourselves and each other for April.  

https://copingskillsforkids.com/calming-anxiety

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cco-childrens-guide-to-coronavirus.pdf

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/talking-to-your-child-about-coronavirus/

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-on-supporting-children-and-young-peoples-mental-health-and-wellbeing/guidance-for-parents-and-carers-on-supporting-children-and-young-peoples-mental-health-and-wellbeing-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak?fbclid=IwAR2YXID9EDOjsjlI8PSLAl9eLC5-Q7RTLpSZBSuWewdd9cJgVJ3urmrMo8A

https://www.autismlittlelearners.com/2020/04/seeing-people-wearing-masks-story.html?m=1

https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/back-to-school-after-coronavirus-story/