KS2 Resources

Please access these online resources for your children in Years Three, Four, Five and Six.

  •  Please click here to access science based activities. The Science Museum will help you make things, test things or use your gaming skills to solve science based games and puzzles.

  • Please click here to access The Science Museum. Would you like to create something that actually flies? Do you want to see which design is better? Can you compete against someone else in your house? This website gives you all the information to create some amazing flying machines…

  • Twinkl : This is a subscription service. They are offering a free premium service for parents and children while schools are closed. There will be worksheets and interactive games to support all areas of learning. There is an interactive section called twinkl go that offers games and videos across the curriculum. They also offer self-marking, reading comprehension and quizzes. 

     

    Please click on the link above or copy and paste  https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ into your browser. Enter the code: CVDTWINKLHELPS or UKTWINKLHELPS
  • Master the CurriculumMaths subscription service has made resources free for educators and parents.

    Please click on the link above or copy and paste  https://masterthecurriculum.co.uk/ into your browser.

  • David Walliams is reading extracts from his World's Worst Children book everyday at 11. 

    Head over to his website and click on the elevensies. https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/

  • https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/live-lessons/primary-live-lessons/zmc9jhv The BBC have a variety of Live Lessons suitable for primary school children of all ages.

  • Mrs Mactivity: Provide your email address to be sent free activities and resources to support with home learning.

    Please click on the link above or copy and paste  http://www.mrsmactivity.co.uk/free-resources-2/ into your browser.

  • Classroom Secrets: Maths and reading home learning packages for schools and parents to use during school closures. These can be downloaded directly from the site. Please click on th elink above or copy and paste the text below into your browser.

     

    https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs/

     

    https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

  • Smartick- Maths resources (parents will need to create an account) children can personalise their own avatar to complete tasks. Please click on the link or copy and paste the text below into your browser.  https://www.smartick.com/modules/signup/index.html 

  • Primary Games: https://www.primarygames.com/

  • Top Marks (interactive educational games): https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ 

  • Reading Eggspress - reading resources (parents need to create an account).  Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: https://student.readingeggspress.com/

  • BBC Learning English - English Resources. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/english.shtml

  • BBC Learning: Environment - Learn about our Environment. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/environmental_studies.shtml

  • BBC Learning: History - Learn about history. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/history.shtml

  • BBC Learning IT resources - IT resources. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/information_technology.shtml

  • BBC Languages: French - Learn French! Please click on the link or copy and paste the follwoing text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/french/

  • BBC Learning: Maths - Maths resources. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/maths.shtml

  • BBC Learning: Religious Studies - Religious Studies resources. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/religious_studies.shtml

  • BBC Learning: Science - Science Resources. please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/science.shtml

  • BBC Bite size - Various Learning resources. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

  • National History Museum: Take part  - Natural History Museum. Please click on the link or copy and paste the following text into your browser: https://www.nhm.ac.uk/take-part.html

  • http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ - Interactive games

  • https://www.memrise.com/ - learning languages (parents need to create an account). 

  • BBC History Trail - history resources . Please click on the link or or copy and paste the following text into your browser: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/trail/ 

  • https://thekidshouldseethis.com/ - The Kid Should See This is an unprecedented collection of 4,300+ kid-friendly videos, curated for teachers and parents who want to share smarter, more meaningful media in the classroom and at home. No login required 

  • https://uk.ixl.com/ - IXL is personalised learning. With a comprehensive curriculum, individualised guidance and real-time analytics, IXL meets the unique needs of each learner. No login required 

  • http://www.haringkids.com/ - The Keith Haring website offers parents and students resources for enriching explorative lessons for all ages and fields of study. No login required 

  • https://www.duolingo.com/ - We believe that anyone can learn a language with Duolingo. Our free, bite-size lessons feel more like a game than a textbook, and that's by design: Learning is easier when you're having fun. But Duolingo isn't just a game. It's based on a methodology proven to foster long-term retention, and a curriculum aligned to an international standard. Let's explore how language learning happens with Duolingo! Login required 

  • https://www.softschools.com/ - SoftSchools.com provides free math worksheets, free math games, grammar quizzes, free phonics worksheets, and games. Worksheets and games are organized by grades and topics. These printable math and phonics worksheets are auto generated. No login required 

  • https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources Register for TES resources as a parent for free.

  • https://www.everyschool.co.uk/ - Everyschool provides a one stop shop for busy teachers, parents, home-schoolers and children searching for the best free online educational activities and games. Have a look at the online math games, great for kids wanting to have fun as they learn. No login required 

  • http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/ - Puzzlemaker is a puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more-using your own word lists. No login required 

  • https://mysterydoug.com/ - We help kids stay curious by creating better explanations. The first ten years of life are the years of peak curiosity. Most questions that children ask, grownups simply don’t know how to answer. How does a magnet stick to a fridge? Can animals get sunburn? Why do some people have different accents? This website gives the children the opportunity to learn in a different way. Login required 

  • https://scratch.mit.edu/ - With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century. Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge. Login required 

  • https://www.storybird.com/# - Storybird lets anyone make visual stories in seconds. We curate artwork from illustrators around the world and inspire writers of any age to turn those images into original stories. Login required 

  • https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/ - Do you love exploring, learning and discovering new and exciting things? Then our Kids Club is for kids like you! This is YOUR section, where you’ll find bags of cool content written for kids and by kids! Login required 

  • https://www.discoverymindblown.com/about: Discovery MINDBLOWN allows children to question what you know and ask the big questions about the world around them. Because being smart is COOL! Login required

  • https://www.youngoceanexplorers.com/ - Since 2012 we’ve been on a mission to inspire kids to love our ocean, through entertaining education. We want to capture children’s imaginations through great storytelling, bringing the beauty, awe and fascination of the ocean and its inhabitants alive. Our vision is to create generational change by connecting hearts and minds with the importance of enjoying and caring for our oceans and give them tools to make a better future. There’s never been a more vital time for the health of the ocean and this planet than now! Enjoy! Login required

  • https://www.highlightskids.com/ - We help children become their best selves by publishing content and creating experiences that engage, delight, and foster joyful learning. This website includes activities, jokes, games, audio and the ability share you creations. Login required 

  • https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/shows/horrible-histories - Welcome to the home of Horrible Histories. Here you can watch episodes and clips, play games, and even sing along to your favourite Horrible Histories songs! No login required

  • https://www.freechildrenstories.com/ - Founded in 2008, freechildrenstories.com operates on the simple principle that children's development is paramount. Our mission is to offer traditional, meaningful storytelling to every child, parent, or teacher around the globe with access to the internet, for free. Login required 

  • https://www.khanacademy.org/ - During school closures, the education website offers free daily schedules for students from the ages of 4 to 18. It'll also be hosting livestreams on their Facebook, YouTube and Twitter about navigating school closures.

  • https://circletimefun.com/ - At Circletime, educators host free, interactive videos in whatever their area of expertise might be. You can find video lessons in everything from yoga to family cooking to sing-along songs. 

  • http://www.clubscikidzmd.com/blog/ - Every day on their blog, Club SciKidz will post a different simple science experiment for kids and parents to do at home. The first, for example, uses the scientific method to determine what household ingredient works the best to clean a dirty penny.

  • https://bamboolearning.com/bamboo-blog-001 - Bamboo works with Amazon's Alexa to do free, voice-based activities around math, music, social studies, and stories. If you register on Bamboo Grove, it can track your child's progress and give rewards 

  •    https://www.storylineonline.net/

     

  • CBBC Newsround (Child friendly real world news – regular episodes): https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround