BBC Bitesize - Additional Home Learning Resources
From the 20th April, you’ll be able to access regular daily lessons in English and Maths, as well as other core subjects, in an expanded version of our website and also on special programmes broadcast on BBC iPlayer and BBC Red Button.
BBC iPlayer and the Red Button service will host Bitesize Daily. These are six different 20 minute shows, each designed to target a specific age group, from ages five to 14, and for pupils throughout the UK. Experts and teachers will be involved, covering what should be learned that day for the different year groups and key stages. Maths, Science and English will be covered in dedicated programmes, and other subjects such as History, Geography, Music and Art will also be covered.
Launch of the Oak National Academy online classroom and resource hub
The sector-led Oak National Academy has today launched its online classroom and resource hub. The Academy offers 180 video lessons each week for schools to use, across a broad range of subjects. The lessons cover children in Reception through to Year 10 and are free to use by both teachers and young people.
The Oak National Academy can be accessed here:
Sound Advice Education virtual classroom video live stream
Sound Advice Education now offers virtual classroom lessons. They have put together a timetable of their live stream virtual classroom which is updated weekly. View the virtual classroom timetable below to see when the lessons are available.
Daily singing resource from the Diocese of Leeds
Support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online includes:
Week 2 Schoolreaders Storytime
Schoolreaders Storytime – ‘Baby Brains’ by Simon James
One night a boy is woken by a terrible sound. A storm is breaking, lightning flashing across the sky. In the morning Dad has disappeared and Mum doesn’t seem to know when he’ll be back. Mum asks her son to take a cake to his sick grandma. "Don’t go into the forest," she warns. "Go the long way round." But, for the first time, the boy chooses to take the path into the forest, where he meets a variety of fairy tale characters!
Reading age 8+
Meet the little mole who thinks a lot and join him on his quest to bring down the moon.
The ravenous beast is hungry; he’s hungry, hungry, hungry. But is he the hungriest animal of all?
Reading age: 5+
If one is a snail and two is a person, we must be counting by feet!
Reading age: 3+
A book about the power of sharing. George says the cardboard house is his and no one else can share it.
Reading age: 5+
Optional activities to accompany each story can be found here
PE links to do at home
https://www.cosmickids.com/- kids fun yoga
https://www.gonoodle.com/- dances for kids
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers- moving while learning Maths and English
https://www.jumpstartjonny.co.uk/home- fun movement activities
https://www.youthsporttrust.org/school-games-personal-challenge- Youth Sports Trust challenges