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Useful links for Home Learning 2020

Learning from home booklets


Below is an English & Maths and a Practical Ideas booklet for you to access and complete at home.

Suggested Timetable for Home Learning

We have attached an example timetable to help structure the week days whilst learning from home which some of you may want to follow. Please note, this is for guidance only so feel free to adapt and change to suit you and your day. 


VE Day Activity Pack

Walking Bingo!

BBC Bitesize Daily Lessons


Feel free to complete any of these lessons as extra practice if you have spare time. Occasionally we might ask you to complete a specific one but have an explore and if any take your fancy then have a go! 

Missing having an afternoon story read by Mrs Hodgson or Miss Balfe? 

We have a solution! Check out the following websites packed with hundreds of stories by a whole range of authors and narrators. Story Online and Just Books Read Aloud.

Activities for Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Konnie Huq (a former Blue Peter presenter) is also posting fun & educational videos in reading, writing, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and art & crafts at 10am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Head over to her Twitter page for more information or click on the YouTube link below. 


Monkey See, Monkey Do Summer Topic Activities

Another exciting thing to add to your day would be to click on this link for Chester Zoo. I know you will all have been looking forward to this trip in year 2, so hopefully these activities will be fun for you to do and also link with our summer science topic of animals! They have got over 50 amazing activities for you on all things animals, science and conservation.


Take a look!  https://www.chesterzoo.org/schools/resources/?search=&types=at-home 




Elevenses with David Walliams

David Walliams is reading a short story from his brilliant book 'The World's Worst Children' daily at 11am.




Daily PE Lessons with Joe Wicks

Remember that Joe Wicks is doing a morning PE lesson every day at 9am to kick start and energise your day! 



Espresso for a variety of subject activities

To access Espresso from home, which is a brilliant website full of resources, activities and games across all primary subjects and age groups, use the following login details or click here






click here for advice and information on homeschooling from teachers and educational professionals.

(Guardian website)