A non-profit organisation helping to make the internet a great and safe place for children.
A digital safety and wellbeing kit for parents, and a safety guide for children. The kit and guide have been designed to help ensure children are safe and their wellbeing is looked after while at home during the coronavirus outbreak – when their screen time maybe higher than usual.
Common Sense Media
Movie, game and app reviews to help you decide if content is age appropriate.
Jump Start Jonny
Aerobic work out videos for children. We use these in school and the children love them!
Mentally Healthy Schools
An initiative from Heads Together – the mental health charity spearheaded by The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex. The content is aimed at school teachers but there is useful information for parents too.
Hit the Button
Brilliant for number bonds and times tables practice. Also available as an app.
Oxford Owl for Home
Oxford Owl is packed with expert advice, top tips and activity ideas so you can help your child with reading and maths.
Rounding Numbers Song | Nearest 10 & 100 Rap
NumberRock have some great maths videos which the Year 2 children have enjoyed in class. This one has a really helpful graphic at 2:25 to remind the children how to round numbers up or down.
Top Marks Maths Games
Lots of fun maths games you can play at home. Some of our favourites are listed below.
Mr Thorne Does Phonics
Mr Thorne, British teacher, YouTuber and author creating online tutorials and apps teaching phonics and early reading skills.
Links to free online phonics games which can help your child to develop their phonics skills and knowledge of letter sounds.
A site packed with interactive phonics games, phonics planning, assessment ideas and many teaching ideas and resources to help children to learn to hear phonemes, recognise graphemes and develop the blending and segmenting skills that are vital for learning to read and spell.