Please click on the highlighted word to visit the website. We sent home all passwords in March.
Here are some useful sites to boost learning at home. Click on the images and links below to take you to the website page.
Here are hyperlinks for websites that provide a variety of activities, covering a range of topics.
On Bitesize and Education City, you will find videos, games and interactive learning tools.
Twinkl has made lots of home learning resource packs free to download from their website below.
Below are hyperlinks to a range of mathematical games that will help your child to become more fluent and confident in key mathematical skills.
The children have been provided with login details for TTRockstars, MyMaths and Mangahigh. To access NumBots, children will use their TTRockstars login details. All other games can be accessed without a login :)
Please try to encourage your child to play on a range of games throughout the week. We will inform you on the class pages of any TTRockstar battles that may take place over the next few weeks.
The Year 3 children have recently started lessons regarding personal finance. They have researched the different ways to pay for things and have learnt about their advantages and disadvantages.
Natwest Moneysense provides games, interactive activities and activity sheets for lots of money-based fun.
Below are hyperlinks that children can access from home and are familiar with.
Try to encourage your children to do four reads a week and once finished, independently take an Accelerated Reader quiz. They will need to access the St George's Accelerated Reader Site through the QR code on their login grid or by clicking on the link below. The teachers will be able to log on and see what you have been reading. Remember you can check if any of your own books have an AR quiz by checking https://www.arbookfind.co.uk/
You can read online books for free at the moment by clicking on this link: https://readon.myon.co.uk/ Lots of these books have AR quizzes linked to them.
Oxford Owl has lots of e-books for your child to read. There are also some maths and phonics games to play. Local libraries have also made access to e-books free. You will need to create a temporary membership by clicking the link below. You will be issued with a number and pin and this can then be used to access e-books and e-audio.
The World of David Walliams is releasing an audio story from The World’s Worst Children every day for the next 30 days!
Mental Health and Wellbeing
Below are hyperlinks for websites that you can access at home to keep your mind and body healthy and happy! On Zumos you can complete your daily diary, meditation and play some mindful games.The worry box on zumos is still avaliable and teachers will be able to read and respond whilst we are not in school. You can get active on 'imoves' and join in with a range of different fitness activities. Supermovers involves both learning and being active at the same time!
The Body Coach will be starting live exercise classes specifically designed for children on Monday 23rd March at 9am. The workouts will be available on his YouTube channel every weekday. They will all begin at 9am and will last for 30 minutes. The hyperlink below will lead you to his channel. Please ensure you supervise your child when using YouTube.
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Linguascope is a website that provides lots of engaging activities to inspire pupils when learning a new language.
In Years 3 and 4, the pupils have been learning French. Please use this website to learn even more!
Additonally, you can download the app Duolingo and use the free speaking, listening and reading activities to develop your French skills.
Explorify is free to sign up to and amazing for Science discussion! Zoom in, zoom out is a school favourite as is odd one out as there’s no right answer, you just have to reason!
STEM has provided ten free activities that parents can use at home to help children develop their science, technology, engineering and maths skills. These activities are easy-to-resource and provide children with the stimulus to talk about the world around them.
Click on the link below to see a range of fun, hands-on activities for families to use at home, suitable for all ages from 4 to 16.
In Year 3, we have been practising our typing skills using BBC Dancemat. If you have access to a keyboard, can your children have the chance to continue practising these skills. Scratch Junior is a free app which is an introductory programming language that enables children to create their own interactive stories and games.
Scratch Jr free app to download on iPads.
National Geographic Kids is a website that children can discover some of the coolest facts from around our planet. From animals and geography to science, nature and history, there are so many amazing facts for kids just waiting to be discovered by young explorers! Uncover curious creatures from both land and sea, ancient mysteries and civilisations, incredible destinations and natural wonders – prepare to be wowed by our wonderful world!
Rob Biddulph is a bestselling and multi award-winning author/illustrator. He is also the official World Book Day Illustrator for 2019 and 2020. He will be posting draw-along videos for parents to watch with their kids and make some nice pictures. The videos will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. You can send in your masterpieces using the hashtag #DrawWithRob to @RobBiddulph on Twitter and @rbiddulph on Instagram.
First News online publishes weekly newspapers suitable for children. Click the hyperlink below to read this week's copy of First News. You can also visit Newsround to keep up to date with news from around the world.
Read this week's copy of First News for primary aged children.
Free to sign up for access to daily English activities:
Gareth Metcalfe - I See Maths
Gareth Metcalfe will be uploading daily learning videos alongside downloadable resources at 9am from Monday 23rd March. The I See Maths resources provide a range of opportunities for children to deepen their understanding, applying their skills flexibly in a range of contexts.
Authors Reading Books
Oliver Jeffers the author, is doing live daily reads of a few of our favourite stories. Find him on social media by using the link below.
App to download for pupils with an account provided by school.