Home Learning Plan
We have a number of online learning platforms that we use in school. During this period of home learning we will be making use of these to support the children in their learning you can find out which platform to use for each task on the home learning plans below.
Explaining Coronavirus to children
A free information book explaining the coronavirus, illustrated by Axel Scheffler has been released find more information here
Nursery (Mrs Bynoe)
Nursery Home Learning Additional Resources
Reception (Mrs Kendal and Miss Voakes)
Year 1 & 2 (Miss Voakes, Miss Robson, Mrs Kay and Mrs Li)
Year 3 & 4 (Miss Atkinson, Mrs Smithson & Mrs Homburg)
Year 5 & 6 (Mr Mould, Mr Morland & Mr Harrison)
Year 7 Transition Support
Please see below a list of the support currently being offered by local secondary schools to facilitate a smooth transition from Year 6 to Year 7. We understand that transition to secondary school will look very different this year, therefore if you or your children have any questions or worries then please do not hesitate to contact us. Please call or email our school office and they will put you in touch with Mr Harrison, our Key Stage 2 lead, and he will be more than happy to help you from there. Alternatively, please message your child’s class teacher on Seesaw.
|King James’s School||
Currently filming a Virtual Tour and Introduction to Y7
King James’s staff to visit Grove Road
Transition page available on school website:http://www.king-james.co.uk/parents-students/y6-transition.html
Rossett Secondary School
|Harrogate High School||
Information packs distributed to families (from Harrogate High School)Transition passports
|Harrogate Grammar School||
Welcome video available:
“Virtual Transition Day” on Wednesday 8th July
Information Evening for Parents on Wednesday 8th JulyFormal induction day on Tuesday 8th September
|Outwood Academy Ripon||Transition website available (includes virtual tour, head teacher’s welcome, meet your teachers and much more): https://sites.google.com/ripon.outwood.com/oaripon/home|
|St Aidan’s CofE High School||
Information packs distributed to families (from St Aidan’s CofE School
Telephone conversation invitations send via email
Regular email bulletins sent to familiesTransition question and answer email address:
|St John Fisher Catholic High School||Awaiting information|
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
All kinds of making.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Lots of free resources for Primary age
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
Good, free art activities linked to from this Facebook page
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
Educational online games
Activities and quizzes
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.