School closure - Home Learning
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Please see below some useful website links to support home learning and information and advice on well-being.
These are in addition to the resources class teachers have provided.
Here is also a suggested timetable to help structure the day for the children:
Links to useful websites for interactive learning:
Topmarks - online games linked to subject areas
Pearsons - free online resources for parents
Literacy Shed - films and animation linked to various themes and topics
ICT Games - English games for KS1
Accelerated Reader - Online books for KS2
EPIC books - ask your teacher for code to read ebooks
Letter Join - handwriting
Hit the Button - mental maths revision
Khan Academy - maths
ICT Games - Maths games for KS1
Scratch - coding
Ted Ed - engaging educational videos
Duolingo - languages
The Kids Should See This - educational videos
Online Courses, Projects and Challenges
Scholastic - a free home learning site with 20+ days of learning and activities.
Crest Awards - Science awards you can complete from home.
iDEA Awards - 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.
FOR ADULTS TO TALK TO CHILDREN
*NEW* Transition to home schooling
From the Institute of Education
A document from Sam Cartwright-Hatton who is an CBT specialist in child anxiety. This may be helpful for some parents, perhaps particularly those of younger children who are finding it difficult to know how much or how little information to provide.
Online parenting advice and support for families across a wide range of topics. Includes videos on a variety of parenting issues.
0808 802 5544
Monday – Friday 9:30 – 4pm
Offering friendly advice for parents and carers worried about a child or young person under 25.
A range of online resources around mental health.
Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people.
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The Local Offer website is a guide to the services available to parents and carers in the borough of Tower Hamlets. The Local Offer website has a list of parent groups and forums.