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:
Below are some links to good websites that we have found:-
Maths lessons for 4 -12 year olds - https://www.themathsfactor.com/
If you are missing singing assembly, check out these silly songs!
If you are missing your Spanish lessons, check out Rosetta Stone. They are providing 3 months of FREE access.
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.
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!
Here is some Yoga for some wellbeing and relaxation.
How about making your own obstacle courses (with adult supervision)
50 fun things to do before you are 11 and 3/4!
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.
How about a trip to the zoo? (sort of) Check out this link to view the webcams at Edinburgh Zoo!
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.