Useful websites

General learning

Teams helpful guide:

Link to use Teams 365 on an Ipad

Book of Hopes 

This is 'The Book of Hopes' edited by Katherine Rundell, with contributions from more than 100 children's authors and illustrators. It's written to comfort, inspire and entertain children in lockdown. 


Learning Projects for Children

Weekly projects from EYFS to Year 6


BBC Learning

This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer


National Geographic Kids Activities and quizzes for younger kids


Museums online

Access 12 of the world’s major museums all online


Cbeebies Radio Listening activities for the younger ones


Twinkl This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.



A website which has very comprehensive list of resources for all ages



Online videos, games etc for all subject areas for EYFS and KS1


Blue Peter Badges

Start working towards a Blue Peter badge!


Hungry Little Minds

A website for parents with ideas of how to stimulate your child from birth to 5 years


Children's University

Follow the links to the challenges page for half term and holiday fun

 Click here to learn how to learn how to post work on SeeSaw.

Video learning


Ted Ed All sorts of engaging educational videos


The Kids Should See This

Wide range of cool educational videos


Maths and English



Online games for all subjects

Choose from 3-5 years, 5-7 years or 7-11 years



Online games for maths and English, mainly for EYFS and KS1



Online games for maths, English and other subjects Able to pick activities for EYFS and KS1


ICT games

Choose from maths and English games for child’s age group. See home learning games for Years 1,2 and 3+ for suggested games.





Parents can sign up for a free account for their child



Children will need their usernames and passwords to access this site




Oxford Owl for Home Lots of free resources for Primary age


DK Find Out

Huge selection of topics to choose from. Read extracts and then complete quiz or activity




Mystery Science Free science lessons


Nature Detectives A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!




Blockly Learn computer programming skills - fun and free


Scratch Creative computer programming



Free online app for 3D design, electronics and coding


Children's school email

Children will need their email address and password to log in to the email




World Geography Games


Modern Foreign Languages


Duolingo Learn languages for free. Web or app


Arts and crafts


Red Ted Art Easy arts and crafts for little ones


Paw Print Badges

Get creative and earn badges


The Imagination Tree

Great ideas from a stay at home mum/early years teacher for structuring your day when at home with the kids. Lots of arts and crafts ideas and outdoor learning activities


The Artful Parent

Ideas for getting crafty at home



NASA learning library


Offer to help children with special needs get exercise during lockdown