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Curriculum Meetings for Parents

Please click on the titles below to take you to the resources given out at the recent meetings held in school.

youcubed - Advice for Parents

Top Tips for Parents

Suggested Authors

Glossary of Grammar Terminology

Mathematical Terminology

Apps used in school

Literacy

http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/services/treasure/ 
A site based on treasure island

http://www.eric-carle.com/
The official Eric Carle website – features ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar ‘ and ‘The Red Fox’

http://www.peterrabbit.co.uk/
The world of Beatrix Potter tells us about the life of the author and the characters in her books.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger
Digger and the Gang
activities to support Year 3 and 4 of the National Strategies for Literacy and Numeracy, and KS1 and KS2 programmes of study

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo
DynaMo
Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/literacy.shtml
BBC literacy site for 4 to 11 year olds.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/spellits
Covers the word and text objectives of year 3, 4 and 5 of the National Literacy Strategy.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship
Aimed at chidlren preparing for KS1 National Tests in English.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey
Can be used in the literacy hour for reception year and year 1.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures
Learning phonics can be used as part of the literacy hour for years 1, 2 and 3 with interactive games suitable for whole class work using an interactive whiteboard.

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Mathematics

These are the websites recommended by Mrs Scott in her Maths Information Morning Session:

https://www.youcubed.org/four-boosting-math-messages-from-jo-and-her-students/

"How to learn Maths" video from youcubed at Stamford University

Handout: https://www.youcubed.org/category/teaching-ideas/

http://www.familymathstoolkit.org.uk/

https://www.mathsisfun.com/

https://www.youcubed.org/

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/


You may also find these sites useful:

http://www.mathszone.co.uk/

Free Cool Learning Games for School

 

http://www.primarygames.co.uk/

Primary Games

 

http://www.nrich.maths.org.uk/
A really rich resource, for extending students, with new activities each month; use the Archive to find activities and solutions from previous months

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger
Digger and the Gang activities to support Year 3 and 4 of the National Strategies for Literacy and Numeracy, and KS1 and KS2 programmes of study

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo
DynaMo Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime
Number Time activities slot into the Numeracy Framework for reception year and years 1 and 2.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship 
Aimed at children preparing for KS1 National Tests in English.

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Science

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/index_flash.shtml

Science clips for ages 4 – 11 years

 

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/science/

Interactive online science games and other interactive science activities.

 

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

Learn more about the amazing world of science by enjoying our fun science experiments, cool facts, online games, free activities, ideas, lesson plans, photos, quizzes, videos & science fair projects.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger
Digger and the Gang activities to support Year 3 and 4 of the National Strategies for Literacy and Numeracy, and KS1 and KS2 programmes of study

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo
DynaMo Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/podsmission
Pod's Mission covers KS2 QCA Science Unit 4A: Moving and growing, Unir 4D:Solids, liquids and how they can be seperated, and Unit 4F: Circuits and conductors. Also a unit on bones.

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History

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/history.shtml
BBC history website for primary ages 4-11

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ancientgreece
Ancient Greece covers KS2 QCA History Units 14 and 15

http://www.nmm.ac.uk/
The National Maritime Museums site with links to the Royal Observatory.

http://www.vam.ac.uk/
The Victoria and Albert Museum better known as The V&A.

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Geography

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/geography.shtml 
BBC geography website for primary ages 4-11

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Art

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/art_and_design.shtml
BBC Learning site for Art & Design

http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/art/ 
BBC Arts site

http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/default.htm
The National Gallery, London houses one of the greatest collections of European painting in the world. 

http://www.tate.org.uk/
The Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 and of international modern art. All works can be found on this site, each with its own information page. Includes all four Tate Galleries.

http://www.hayward.org.uk/
The Hayward Gallery on the South Bank in London is one of the largest and most
versatile temporary art exhibition spaces in Britain.

http://www.npg.org.uk/live/index.asp

The National Portrait Gallery collects portraits of famous British men and women, the collection represents the most comprehensive of its kind.

http://www.vam.ac.uk/
The V&A in London is a museum of the decorative arts. Founded in 1852 to support and encourage excellence in art and design.

http://www.courtauld.ac.uk/ 
The Courtauld Institute of Art is one of the world’s leading institutes for teaching and research in the history of art and conservation.

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PE

http://www.olympic.org/uk/index_uk.asp
The site for all information on the Olympic movement

http://www.ukathletics.net/ 
The Athletics site 

http://www.thefa.com/

FA - the official website of the England Team, The FA Cup and football at all levels in England.

http://www.rfu.com/
Official site of the Rugby Football Union

http://www.lta.org.uk/
LTA - the governing body for the game of tennis in Great Britain.

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Design Technology

http://www.howstuffworks.com/
A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works including the INTERNET!

http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/
Ideas on mechanisms and structures

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

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Homework Help

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sosteacher
A service for students from KS2, KS3, GCSE and AS/A2 Level to ask a teacher a question on homework, coursework or revision ( replies in 24 hours) and to search the database of over 15,000 previously asked questions.

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Music

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/laac
The Little Animals Activity Centre can be used as part of the literacy hour and daily maths lesson for reception year and years 1,2 and 3.

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ICT

http://www.howstuffworks.com/
A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works including the INTERNET!

http://www.lissaexplains.com/
HTML Help for children.

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PSHE

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/twocities
Explores and compares life in Belfast and Mexico City.

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Languages

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryfrench
Beginners' French for 10-11 year olds. Content also relevant to KS2 QCA Units 1-6.

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GAMES

books books

Word Games

BBC words and pictures

 

 

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Number Games

Counting

Puzzle maths

Grid Club

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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