Helpful Links During School Closures
All children in Wales have logins (available from school if you don't already have yours). This will allow you to access lots of resources and also J2Easy which allows you to access some of the programmes we use in school. Children also have free access to Microsoft Office through this.
Twinkl is offering free access to all of it's downloadable materials.
Read Write Inc Online Sessions.
Ruth Miskin training is releasing an online session for Speed Sounds 1, 2 and 3 daily. These will be available for 24 hours
This picture shows the different sounds in each set.
Julia Donaldson Story Activities
Oak National Academy
This is the government's learning website set up to support home learning during school closures. They offer daily lessons for Reception - Year 10.
The academy is based on the English curriculum so some bits may be a little easy/hard but feel free to look at other year groups which may be better suited to your child.
First Aid Champions
The British Red Cross have put together learning resources for children showing them how to become First Aid Champions.
Captain Tom Moore
Picture News have developed resources and challenges linked to
Captain Tom Moore.
Click on the documents below to access them.
Torfaen Road Safety Resources
Torfaen have produced some road safety resources for primary aged children to support their understanding of road safety.
Play to Learn
Key movement skills for children aged 3-7; resources include physical literacy stories, skill cards and games.
Dragon Multi Skills and Sport
Key physical multi-skills for 7-11 year olds. These are skills that are applicable to, and transferable across, a range of different sports and physical activities.
The Body Coach
30 minute PE sessions to start your day every weekday morning at 9am with Joe Wicks.
The Great Indoors
Indoor activity ideas produced by the Scouts.
Techniquest are streaming science videos every day via their Facebook page.
White Rose Maths
White Rose Maths have produced free online learning packs for each year group.
Teach Your Monster To Read
Interactive games and resources to support the teaching of phonics and reading.
They have an app which has a cost attached, but their website is free to use if you sign up.
Interactive games for all subjects and areas of learning.
Classroom Secrets are offering Free Home Online Learning Packs.
There are packs available for each year group.
ICT games provide free online games for Literacy and Maths.
They have also made some suggestions for home learning for some year groups.
Online learning activities and games.
They have also launched daily lessons for Years 1 - 6.
You can download the BeeBot app for free.
This app supports ICT, instruction following, basic programming and directions.
Explorify for Science
Lots of ideas and activities to support Science learning.
Primary Stars Education
Primary Stars are offering free downloadable learning at home packs for pupils in Year 1 and 2.
Elevenses with David Walliams
Every day at 11am David Walliams is releasing an audio book of one of his stories. Each story is available for 24 hours via his website.
Mrs Mactivity is offering free downloadable home learning resources if you sign up with an email address.
Yoga stories, mindfulness and relaxation activities available on YouTube.
BBC Super Movers
Encouraging learning on a variety of subjects and areas of learning, all through movement.
The Maths Factor
Carol Vordeman's website is offering parents and carers to sign up for free during the school closures to access maths games and resources.
Phonics Play are offering their services for free during the school closures.
Free online phonics games for different stages.
Letters and Sounds
Free downloadable resources to support the teaching of letters and sounds.
Science With Maddie Moate
Every day Maddie Moate is posting a Science video on her YouTube channel.
Edinburgh Zoo Live Camera
We can't go to the zoo but you can see the animals live using Edinburgh Zoo's live webcams.
Dance with Oti Mabuse
Every day at 11.30am Oti Mabuse is doing online dance classes for children through her Facebook page.
She's also doing adult dance classes at 7.30pm.
Mylene's Music Klass
Mylene Klass is posting music lessons during the week via her YouTube channel.
Fine motor development skills and support; weekly activities from an occupational therapist.