Home School Resources
On-line Safety whilst Home Schooling
This CEOP page has been created to support parents during COVID-19 and the closure of schools.
Each fortnight, they will be releasing new home activity packs with simple 15-minute activities parents can do with their child to support their online safety at a time when they will be spending more time online at home.
MUSIC EDUCATION PROVISION
Please see the following link provided by MAPAS to keep you in tune with your music lessons from home
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROVISION
Lots of wonderful links and activities for the children to learn about CAFOD and the work they carry out. Check out the section where you can look at different games and videos from around the world.
Links and videos about Easter and other world faiths. There are also some questions and follow up activities. There is a limited number of views before you need to log in.
View an online presentation of the Stations of the Cross for Children. Some lovely reflective music to help with a time of reflection.
Lots of activities to download. With simple tasks, questions, prayers and adapted scriptures.
Pathways to God
An end of day reflection called the Examen. The prayer is specifically designed for use with children of Key Stage 1 and 2 age.
Links to a whole host of resources / websites. Lots of new things every day. Check out the story starters.
Watch and discuss a range of Bible Stories. 'Saddleback Kids' is a great Youtube channel.
Tales from the Miracle Book:
Please click on the link below for information on prayers at home during the school closure:-
Regular daily reading matters: Please register online for the free e – book library available at Oxford Owl: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/
Other recommended sites for free e – books include:
General Ideas for at Home
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.
Learn computer programming skills – fun and free!
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids
Learn languages for free. Web or app
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Free educational games and resources for all national curriculum subjects for both key stage 1 and 2
Science awards you can complete from home
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
All kinds of making
Listening activities for the younger ones
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can to a remote forest location!!
Resources for English language learning
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for the little ones
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest
Educational online games
DK Find Out
Activities and games