Useful Documents


Gov.uk Getting Tested

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance/stay-at-home-guidance-for-households-with-possible-coronavirus-covid-19-infection

Gov.uk What parents and carers need to know about schools reopening in autumn 2020

NHS Covid 19 Poster

Community Support Networks

Cumbria County Council webpage Covid 19 

Web links  – originally published on our class pages.

A list of Government-approved education resources can be found here.

Early Years

For younger children, the free activities here can all be done with everyday objects that you find around the home:

For further information on home learning please visit Cumbria County Council’s Early Years Team home learning webpage.

Maths

TTRockstars – times table practise like you’ve never seen before! Practise in the “garage” before tying a “soundcheck” to see if you’ve beaten your best score!

MyMaths – children in Skiddaw and Scafell classes have personal logins for this.

Prodigy Maths covers a range of topics across the curriculum and will scale to the level your child is currently working at.

Hit the Button game for quick recall of times and divide table facts.

No Pressure Maths as it says in the title, maths games with no timer pressurising the player.

White Rose Online Learning – We use the White Rose scheme in school for mathematics teaching. Here you’ll find video tutorials and activities.

English

– Reading  Audible has made a fantastic collection of children’s audiobooks available free of charge without the need for an account.

Oxford Reading Tree free ebook library available online.

– JK Rowling has published a new story, not linked to Harry Potter, called Icabog. Find it here.  

Summer Reading Challenge free from Cumbria Library Service.

IDL – typing, reading and spelling program. All Skiddaw and Scafell children have their own logins and passwords.

Wider curriculum

Twinkl Home Learning Hub – Twinkl are currently providing free access to a range of their great resources, set out with a daily timetable to follow at home for structure. Free and updated daily.

P.E. with Joe – Joe Wicks the Body Coach is live-streaming a P.E. lesson at 9am every day!

Live Drawing Classes! – At 6PM each day Steve Harpster from Harptoons will be live-streaming a drawing class for some super-cute cartoons! The live stream is on Facebook, but the video is also uploaded to Youtube afterwards if you can’t catch it at 6PM! There’s also a huge amount of past videos for a whole bunch of other drawing classes!

General guidance from the Government about home learning with primary-age children can be found here.

General support for home learning from the Education Endowment Foundation can be found here.