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Useful Websites and Fun Activities

Fun Activities

 

A collection of fun, play-based activities you can do with your child at home

In the document below, you will find a collection of a varied range of activities you may wish to do with your child. The activities are fun, play-based experiences that are cross-curricular.

Useful Websites

 

Literacy

 

Bug Club

All of the children have their own log in for Bug Club where they can access a range of books allocated to them.  Please find more details on how to log in on the first page of the 'Homework' section.  Also on their area they have been assigned a range of Numeracy resources to support their learning.

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?c=0

Phonics Play

Phonics Play are offering a free log in for use at home.  Their website provides a range of resources, activities and games to continue to develop children's phonic knowledge.  Children in Reception focus on Phase 2 and 3 sounds.

 

www.phonicsplay.co.uk

Username: march20

Password: home

They also offer free decodeable comics that link with the Phase 2 and 3 sounds the children are learning.

www.phonicsplaycomics.co.uk

Letters and Sounds

A range of free resources and games to continue to develop phonic knowledge.

http://www.letters-and-sounds.com/

Teach Your Monster to Read

A range of free resources, games and songs to continue to develop phonic knowledge.

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/teachers-area/classroom-toolkit

Storyline Online

A range of books being read aloud by celebrities.

https://www.storylineonline.net/

Roy the Zebra

A range of online games to develop literacy skills.

https://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games.html

Scholastic Packs

A range of literacy packs, including stories to read and watch and activities to develop comprehension and consolidate learning.

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-prek-k.html

Topmarks Literacy

A range of online literacy games.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/letters-and-sounds

Into Film

A range of film guides for popular children's films to prompt discussion after the film, with extension activities to complete.

https://www.intofilm.org/news-and-views/articles/film-guides-to-use-at-home

Numeracy

 

Oxford Owl

A range of online maths games and activities.

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

Topmarks Maths

A range of online maths games and activities.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-years/counting

ICT Games

A range of online maths and literacy games and activities.

https://www.ictgames.com/

Welsh

 

BBC Welsh

A range of online Welsh games and activities.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/learning/primary/

Learn Welsh

A range of online Welsh games and activities.

https://www.learn-welsh.net/

Science

 

Science Buddies

A range of fun Science experiments that can be completed at home.

https://www.sciencebuddies.org/

Switchzoo

A range of animal games and facts.

https://switchzoo.com/

Physical

 

Cosmic Kids Yoga

A range of online yoga videos to follow - children are very familiar with these videos.

https://www.cosmickids.com/category/watch/

Just Dance 

A range of online dance videos to follow.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChIjW4BWKLqpojTrS_tX0mg

Joe Wicks 'The Body Coach'

Every weekday at 9am Joe Wicks will be doing an online workout video for children.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Dance: Key Stage 1 - 'Let's Move'

A range of dance videos online.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03g64pk

Various

 

Highlights Kids

A range of games and activities including crafts and recipes

https://www.highlightskids.com/

Twinkl

Twinkl offers a range of downloadable resources for a range of areas, including literacy , numeracy, topic and various others.  It is a subscription service, but many of the resources are free to download when signed up.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk

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