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Useful information to Support Learning

To help support your child's learning at home, please click on one of the following links: 


English 

BBC Bitesize offers excellent help for tricky grammatical concepts that we are learning about in school.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zhrrd2p

Literacy Shed gives inspiration for writing and stimulus for characters
https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

Literacy Wagoll contains free guided reading style texts to familiarise children with at home.
https://www.literacywagoll.com/


Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/resources/schemes-of-learning/primary-sols/

This is the maths scheme we use at SMCPA. You can use this website to look at the maths objectives and progression in mastery for our year group. We are currently learning about fractions and will be moving on to measurement after this module. This website is currently working on producing free resources to further support learning at home. So watch this space!

https://www.nationalnumeracy.org.uk/
This is a really good website with lots of useful resources. It is designed to raise standards of numeracy across the country for both children and adults and it has specific areas for parents who want to help their children.

Timetables
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables
http://www.teachingtables.co.uk/

 

For Multiplication Check practice at home:
https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/477/Multiplication-Tables-Check

Maths Fluency
http://www.arcademics.com/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/


Handwriting

These websites show videos of handwriting lettering and joins.

https://www.teachhandwriting.co.uk/continuous-cursive-beginners-choice-2.html

https://www.teachhandwriting.co.uk/continuous-cursive-joins-choice-2.html

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?q=letter%20formation


 

Science

These websites have lots of great ideas for easy to do science experiments/investigations at home.

https://sciencebob.com/category/experiments/

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/experiments.html

http://www.sciencefun.org/kidszone/experiments/

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/extra-subjects-parents/activities-crafts-parents/parents-infants-5-7-science-science-experiments-at-home

https://www.theschoolrun.com/fun-science-activities-try-home

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/terrific-scientific

https://www.ngssphenomena.com/virtual-science-education