Useful Links - Homeschooling
The following sites provide useful resources for home-learning.
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www.twinkl.co.uk/offer – free login for parents using the code: UKTWINKLHELPS
https://whiterosemaths.com/ - short tutorials to support your child in developing and practising a maths skill.
https://www.khanacademy.org -Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/ - This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.
https://blockly.games - Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/ - Creative computer programming
https://ed.ted.com - All sorts of engaging educational videos
https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/ - Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
https://www.duolingo.com - Learn languages for free. Web or app.
https://mysteryscience.com - Free science lessons
https://thekidshouldseethis.com - Wide range of cool educational videos
https://m.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids - As above for a younger audience
https://www.tinkercad.com - All kinds of making.
https://www.prodigygame.com - Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio - Listening activities for the younger ones.
https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetect…/ - A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ - Lots of free resources for Primary age
https://world-geography-games.com/world.html - Geography gaming!
https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges - If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
https://www.facebook.com/artfulparent/ - Good, free art activities
https://www.redtedart.com - Easy arts and crafts for little ones
https://theimaginationtree.com - Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
https://toytheater.com/ - Educational online games
https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/… - Activities and quizzes
www.pobble365.co.uk - A range of daily images that can prompt writing – both narrative and non-fiction. Also includes reading questions.
https://www.onceuponapicture.co.uk/ - A range of image with inference style reading questions. Can also be used as a writing stimulus