Norwood Green

Love, Laugh & Learn Together

General Resources

NASA kids 

Visit the NASA website to learning amazing facts about space. You can find out  and learn about famous astronauts and space missions. You can also solve puzzles and try fun home activities such as making a Galatic mobile or a spacecraft! 

NASA Kids 

Bug Club/Active Learning 

We are pleased to let you know that when you log into ‘Bug Club’ you may see other home learning resources in your child’s home library. 

We currently use 'Active Learn' to access our online reading program 'Bug Club' which we know you are familiar with using at home. During the present home learning situation Active Learn have also provided us with access to a number of their other online learning platforms.

When you next log into Active Learn (Bug Club) to see the books your child has been allocated in their Library, you may also see other activities that have been allocated to them. Please follow the instructions and complete them as you would their online reading.

Online Free Chess Classes  

Our school has been running a chess club provided by 'Chess in schools' in which many of our children in Year 2 have been enjoying on a weekly basis.

They are now offering an online chess club for children to join. This is a great way for children to learn and develop a new skill.

If you would like to join please follow the link below to sign up for free.

https://www.chessinschools.co.uk/chesskid-for-parent 

BBC BITESIZE Home Learning School online 

Every Monday from the 20th April at 9am BBC Bitesize will be providing access to regular daily lessons in English and Maths, as well as other core subjects, in an expanded version of their website.

BBC Teach is also available to find resources by subject and age group.

Edinburgh Zoo Live 

Visit the Edinburgh Zoo website to learn about the different animals that live there. They also have a special live webcam stream of Tigers, Penguins, Koalas and Pandas!

Messy Hands 

Messy Hands has a selection of easy recipes and cooking videos to try with your children.

Scholastic

Scholastic's free Learn at Home program includes 20 days' worth of curricula to help students continue learning even when school is closed. The daily lessons for pre-K through grade 6-plus include four separate learning experiences, built around a story or video. Kids can do them on their own or with their families. The lessons last up to three hours, and can be completed on any device. 

Twinkle

Step 1: Go to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer

Step 2: Enter the code you have received, or CVDTWINKLHELPS if you have not yet been given a code

Step 3: Share the offer code and website link with anyone who could benefit 

School Closure Packs Early Years

School Closure Packs KS1 and KS2

Teachers Pet

Teachers Pet is a great website offers lots of free printables for download across a wide range of subjects. New Home Learning packs are uploaded every Friday for free during the school closure period. 

Teachers Pet Website

TTS

The TTS group is currently offering parents to download a variety of Home Activity Packs for free. It includes activities from all curriculum areas. 

TTS Home Activity Packs

National Literacy Trust

National Literacy Trust in an independent charity  website full of Ideas and guidance for fun, simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development. 

National Literacy Trust

Words for Life

Useful Home Learning Website Links

Below are some useful websites that you can visit to access online home learning:

Home Learning Teaching Packs Online

WWF Learn to Love Nature

WWF Live Learning

WWF Get Crafting

National Geographic Kids

The Learning Station

CBBC

Discuss what is happening around the world by watching a playlist of videos from CBBC’s Newsround programme.

CBEEBIES

Visit the cbeebies website for access to a range of online resources, games and videos aimed at younger children.