Didsbury Road Primary School

A Happy, Creative Learning Community showing kindness and respect to all.

Interactive Bar

Google Translate
Google Search
Log in

Get in touch

Contact Details

Learning at Home 2020

Learning at Home 2020

Please see below a list of links and information that can aid learning at home.


We would love you to keep working hard by learning phase 3,4,5 phonics, reading a range of books and perfecting your spelling of common exception words and handwriting.


https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ - free phonics activities

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ - free on desktop (cost to download on ipads)

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/category/year-1/year-1-phonics/ - phase 4 and phase 5 phonic activities

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Interactive.aspx?cat=43 – a variety of ipad/computer friendly activities for maths and literacy

https://uk.ixl.com/ela/year-1 - literacy and maths activities (there is a subscription cost to this)

https://www.abcya.com/grades/1 - maths and literacy games (can be used on on ipads or computers)


https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/2014-curriculum-maths-resources/ks1-maths-resources/ks1-maths-resources-year-1 - a wide variety of printable resources for maths, literacy and phonics (4 weeks free for closed schools)

 https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/#maths-5-7 -  year 1 resources and activities.

http://www.mathsphere.co.uk/resources/MathSphereSampleWorksheets.htm - printable maths worksheets, free resources, fun and games.

https://coolsciencelab.com/math_magician_addition.html - mental maths addition and subtraction (beat the clock)


Can you make your own robot using different materials

Research and artist and create a piece of art inspired by them e.g. Mondrain, Picasso, Kandinsky

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/z3g4d2p - bbc bitesize offers a wide range of educational videos about a range of topics.

https://www.youtubekids.com/?hl=en-GB – you tube for children – parents can set children up on an account and subscribe to various things such as counting in 2s/5s/10s song, big numbers song (kids tv), number blocks, alpha blocks

A great link to a range of resources.


Most importantly, look after each other, stay safe and have fun! 


From Miss James and Mrs Partington