Home Learning

Contact:

If you have any questions about your child’s home learning, please use the email addresses below (any email aims to be replied to within 24 hours of receipt).

Acorn, Larch 1 & 2: help1@bishopalexanderacademy.co.uk
Maple, Ash and Willow: help2@bishopalexanderacademy.co.uk
Elm, Sycamore and Fir: help3@bishopalexanderacademy.co.uk
Horse Chestnut, Pine and Oak: help4@bishopalexanderacademy.co.uk

Set tasks:

UKS2

LKS2

KS1

Foundation

Oak National Academy

Exciting Activities and Ideas

Whole School

Daily Fun Activities – Follow the link to see activities you can do at home (Bishop Alexander style)!

https://ttrockstars.com/page/gwr – TT Rockstars have launched an opportunity for you to get a Guiness World Record … could it be you?

Bishop Alexander’s Youtube channel – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9rxNuq75_s

NOTE: please see bottom of this web-page, for even more exciting activities and ideas!

Useful Websites

E-Safety

  • Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
  • Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)

Accelerated Reader

https://ukhosted58.renlearn.co.uk/2246645/default.aspx

Miss Tyers explaining how to access AR/ Readon from home.

Marvellous Me

https://parent.marvellousme.com/

Maths

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ – Below is a help sheet for you to use, to help you access The Maths Factor website!

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/19592 – Your child will have a login; please contact your class teacher if your child has lost/ forgotten it.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCob4tkfOSXy6yav9Y54SKIQ – Maths 4 Kids – these are great videos which will help you support your child, with their Maths work (giving guidance on up to date methods).

English

Free RWI eBooks – click on ‘levels’ then the correct colour e.g. RWI Phonics Pink

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/home/reading-site/find-a-book/library-page?view=image&series=Read+Write+Inc.

A useful page on Oxford Owl with – parent tutorials (‘understanding phonics’ and ‘pronunciation guide’ may be particularly useful) Speedy Green Word Slideshows, these match the colour books that children read. There is also information about the set your child is on.
https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/reading-schemes-oxford-levels/read-write-inc-phonics-guide/

RE

PSHE

https://www.learnbydesign.co.uk/stemathome

https://redtri.com/20-questions-to-ask-at-the-dinner-table/

https://families.jigsawpshe.com/stuck-at-home/

Geography

https://www.toporopa.eu/en/ – This website has some excellent activities and quizzes to take part in!

https://www.wwf.org.uk/learn/quizzes

https://schools.fairtrade.org.uk/resource/2257/

Computing

http://school.wcskids.net/holden/file/manual/Media/MS_Word_Activity/MS_Word_Activity_2.pdf

https://www.typingclub.com/kids-typing – Learn to touch type!

Coding for kids lesson 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc31NAujTkA

History

Whole school – https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/members-area/kids/

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/history/

Home support – http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/history/index.html

ART

https://artsandculture.google.com/project/art-camera

Foundation – http://aminahsworld.org/

KS1 and KS2 – https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z83bkqt/resources/1

Science

https://www.esa.int/kids/en/home

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/blog/topics/Explorify%20from%20home

https://thekidshouldseethis.com/

Music

Foundation song link – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/nursery-rhymes-dinosaurs/zv7rf4j

KS1 song link – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/music-ks1-history-famous-people-index/z7mdkmne

LKS2 song link – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/music-ks1-ks2-rocking-romans-songs-index/z79phbk

UKS2 song link – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/history-ks2-world-war-2-clips-ww2-songs-index/zbg9gwx  

MFL

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRgXukuNPKcq0B9Ubjau9Og – Follow the link for exciting French activities!

PE

https://www.getset4pe.co.uk/ResourceBank/ResourceCategory/1002

http://www.thinkactive.org/wethinkactive/kids-active-learning/

www.kiddo.edu.au

DT

http://www.greatgrubclub.com/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zykw2hv

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/my-world-kitchen

Other Exciting Activities and Ideas

Joe Wicks daily workouts – https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1/videos

Andy from Cbeebies workouts (for younger children) – https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p06tmn51/andys-wild-workouts-series-1-1-under-the-sea

Mrs T’s ART skills – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCp5WPZSyntldr191rGU1nKQ

Red Cross activities, designed to promote kindness – https://www.redcross.org.uk/get-involved/teaching-resources/kindness-resource-list

A great FREE book, explaining what Coronavirus is, for children https://nosycrow.com/blog/released-today-free-information-book-explaining-coronavirus-children-illustrated-gruffalo-illustrator-axel-scheffler/

More free books, which help explain the Coronavirus, for children.