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  • Pobble365 - A different picture each day to inspire discussion, vocabulary  and writing 
  • Accelerated Reader Reading book quizzes
  • Oxford Owl
  • SuperMovers Literacy - Get moving to the Super Movers' beat and learning all about spelling and homophones in this fun Live Lesson.
  • Writing and Performing Poetry - This Live Lesson explores the theme of 'change' and includes reading, performance and critical analysis of similes and metaphors. 


Wider Curriculum



  • BBC History - The Story of Britain - Short animated films showing the story of Britain from the Mesolithic Stone Age through to Magna Carta. These short films are from the original BBC series, The Story of Britain. Suitable for teaching KS2 in England.


Art and Design

  • BBC Teach - Art and Design - Artist Emma Majury demonstrates some basic artistic techniques in the realms of drawing, painting, photography, printing, collage, and sculpture.Sing Up -



  • Dance Mat Typing - Dance Mat Typing is a  fun way to practise touch typing. There are four levels to play, each divided into three stages. You start by learning the home row keys. Each stage builds on previous lessons, introducing new letters as you progress. You’ll soon be touch typing like an expScratchert! At the end of each level you can test your typing speed and get a fun reward.
  • Scratch Coding - Booklet available to download below
  • Online Safety - Videos and activities to support keeping safe online


  • BBC Bitesize Spanish
  • Rosetta Stone - Free language learning for school children with Rosetta Stone. Enable your children to use their time at home in a meaningful way.
    School children get 3 month free access to Rosetta Stone. #StayAtHome

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