Resources for Home
On this page, you will find lots of helpful resources, most of which we use in school! Just click on the mats below to load them. There are sounds mats to help with Phonics and Writing, a handwriting formation mat showing the handwriting scheme we follow in school and there are spelling lists for Writing and vocabulary sheets for Maths.
Questions to Ask Your Year 1 Child While Reading At Home Bookmarks
Questions to Ask Your Year 2 Child While Reading At Home Bookmarks
Useful Interactive Website/Apps
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Oxford Owl - Reading/Phonics - Lots of reading books (ebooks) linked to your child's Phonics stage (see your the front of your child's reading record for book band colour). You will need to set up your own log-in for this but it is free to join.
Phonics Play - Reading/Phonics - A great Phonics website full of interactive games that we use frequently in school. A large amount of the games are free to use without you having to make an account. Please see your child's Phonics Pack for the Phase they are currently on.
Phonics Bloom - Reading/Phonics - Another great Phonics website full of interactive games that we use frequently in school. A large amount of the games are free to use without you having to make an account. Please see your child's Phonics Pack for the Phase they are currently on.
Teach Your Monster To Read - Reading/Phonics - A great app that occasionally becomes free to purchase on the App Store, if it isn't free currently it is free to play on a computer, tablet or through a web browser. This app will support your child with everything from letters and sounds to reading full sentences, all through a game! You just need to sign up.
CBBC Bitesize - All Subjects - A super website that covers all age groups and all subjects. There's everything from interactive games on here to factual child-friendly web pages linked to all areas of the curriculum.
Twinkl - All Subjects - A great website full of resources for all year groups and all subjects. Some resources are free to download and they also make some free seasonal resources. You just need to make a free account.
Top Marks - Maths and English - An excellent website full of interactive games for any age group, one we use frequently on the iPads in school.
Scratch - Computing - An excellent Computing resource as Scratch is the world's largest free coding community for kids.