St Mary's Church of England Primary School

Home Learning- Week beginning 30.3.20Home

Here are some ideas for you to try this week Willow Class! We would love to see any of your home learning so feel free to email them to If you have any questions or queries then please use the email address above.


30 Day Lego Challenge
From the 1st April why don't you get creative with Lego. Please see the daily challenges pdf document below and I look forward to seeing some of your creations!

Art/DT ideas
Here are some fun ideas that you can make and play at home.

Why not go on scavenger hunts; here are some different ones for you to try! You may also want to try some maths activities. Let us know how you get on. Can you create your own scavenger hunt?

Other ideas and Links
If this hasn't kept you busy and enjoying learning then here are some more suggestions for learning at home.

General Lots of ideas here linked to maths and science involving the outdoor environment. From April this site will bring daily updates and activities. Currently there are a range of activities, videos and other information in various formats Currently free for a month – resources across the curriculum to download includes home learning resources Currently free – resources that can be downloaded for each year group Links to resources (with a cost) that support learning Many free resources that cover the whole curriculum from Age 4 to 16 Some free resources available for English and Maths


Maths Free maths resources including some video tutorials covers Early Years all the way to GCSE Currently free for 14 days – Carol Vordeman teaches maths through videos and activities Free resource - Practise times tables, number bonds etc Online Maths games and resources Designed so children can work independently,
our clever algorithm, Proxima™, ensures that every child has the right balance of challenge and success so they can make continual progress. Question explanations and in-app help features mean that pupils can access help when they need it. (Subscription after initial free trial) Free maths resources if you register Some free maths ideas


 Projects and ideas for Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) Register then free STEM resources and activity ideas Science experiments to try at home
 Science experiments to try at home Hand washing experiment

 Science experiments to try at home


Computing & Technology Challenge to engage students of all abilities. Learn computer programming skills - fun and free. Free coding platform Free coding platform Minecraft education edition Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online. Find out how stuff works Free science lessons Science awards you can complete from home.

 A lot of these can be done in a garden.


Reading & Writing Currently free - phonics resource for children that are learning to read includes games and activities and can be used on phones, tablets and computers Free creative literacy resources for children Free audio stories for children Free literacy resource – interesting image each day and ideas for writing Three issues for £1, a newspaper written especially for children Lots of great resources including an ebook library  Currently free for a limited time General literacy website


Humanities Games competitions resources Activities and information for children, useful for research Some free resources Lots of free resources

Museums etc Lots of resources and the opportunity to tour the zoo using the internet
 Visit some famous museums around the world remotely Natural History Museum online resources Science Museum online resources


Miscellaneous  Radio station for children Online language resources currently free Quizzes on many subjects and quiz creation and hosting Games based learning This site is old and no longer updated, but still a lot available All sorts of engaging educational videos Wide range of cool educational videos Blue Peter Badge Activities All kinds of making. Many can be done at home and in the garden


Educational Apps (Search for these on the App Store or similar)

Teach Monster

Forest Phonics App

Hairy Letters App

Khan Academy

Go Noodle App


Education with Celebrities

PE with Joe Wicks – 9:00 am on Youtube and can be viewed any time after that

Wildlife with Steve Backshall – Everyday on Facebook ask questions about biology, nature, geography, exploration and conservation

Science with Maddy Moate – 11 am on Youtube and can be viewed any time after that

Dance with Oti Mabuse – 11:30 am on Facebook or any time after that

Music with Myleene Klass – Twice a week on Youtube

Story with David Walliams – Free story everyday at 11 am