Home-learning activities for children during self-isolation (March 2020).
Please find below an example timetable of learning, useful websites and activity grids for each year group. Further versions of the activity grids will be added every few weeks.
If you have any questions, or you would like to email completed work to teachers, please email the following address and make the email F.A.O. your child’s class teacher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parental advice on keeping children safe online this month:
Websites with Free Educational Resources
|BBC Live Lessons
There are daily lessons for Maths and English for every year group, as well as regular Science, History, Geography and more. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons
Listen to David Walliams reading a different story each day! https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
Free E-Books! https://readon.myon.co.uk/
Computer programming games https://blockly.games/
Scratch Computer Programming Games https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/
National Geographic Kids https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/
History with Dan Snow https://tv.historyhit.com/
Duolingo – learn languages for free! https://www.duolingo.com/
Free science lessons https://mysteryscience.com/
Science with Maddie Moate http://youtube/maddiemoate
Create your own Maths worksheets https://www.math-aids.com/
Fun Maths Puzzles https://www.brainbusters.co.uk/
Maths with Carol Vorderman https://www.themathsfactor.com/
Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQ
Cooking with Jamie Oliver https://www.channel4.com/programmes/jamie-keep-cooking-and-carry-on/episode-guide
Hungry Little Minds Activities (0-5 year olds) https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/
Educational videos for curious minds https://thekidshouldseethis.com/
Primary Resources http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/
Do you like animals? Watch them live at Edinburgh Zoo! https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams
Useful life skills
Your child could complete a first aid course for free. This website has many courses including Basic First Aid, Advanced First Aid and Pediatric First Aid. It may be useful to complete a course as a family and have a discussion. http://www.firstaidforfree.com.
Example Daily Timetable for Home-Learning
Before 9am – Wake up (have breakfast, brush your teeth, get dressed, make your bed and tidy your bedroom).
9am – 10am – Exercise Time (have a walk, complete Joe Wick’s PE lesson, ride your bike etc.)
10am – 11am – Study Time (complete a reading/writing/maths activity)
11am – 12pm – Creative Time (colour, draw, paint, build with lego etc.)
12pm – 1pm – Lunch and relaxation time (read, watch TV, play a game etc.)
1:00pm -2:00pm – Study Time (complete a reading/writing/maths activity).
2:00pm – 3:00pm – Exercise Time (have a walk, complete Joe Wick’s PE lesson, ride your bike etc.)
3:00pm – 4:00pm – Study Time (complete a reading/writing/maths activity)
5:00pm – 6:00pm – Creative Time (colour, draw, paint, build with lego etc.)
Ideas for Exercise Time
PE with Joe Wicks – https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1
Dance with Oti Mabuse – https://www.youtube.com/user/mosetsanagape
IMoves Physical Activity Daily Movement Routines – https://join.theimovement.com
Movement & Mindfulness videos – https://www.gonoodle.com/
This Girls Can – Disney Workouts – https://www.thisgirlcan.co.uk/activities/disney-workouts/
National Campaign – Eat Them To Defeat Them – https://eatthemtodefeatthem.com/
Get Set Olympics Travel to Tokyo – https://www.getset.co.uk/resources/travel-to-tokyo/ttt-teacher-resources
BBC Super Movers – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers
Get Set 4 PE – https://www.getset4pe.co.uk/
Jasmine Active – https://jasmineactive.com/news/home-learning-resources
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|Year 4||Year 5||Year 6|
Please click on the relevant Year Group below to view detailed overviews of the curriculum and topics to be covered each term.