Home Learning Resources
Welcome to Winter term! Please see the action plan for Remote Learning at HTG.
Stay healthy and keep safe!
Click on year group to access resources:
In addition, we are providing a list of resources below which you can explore with your child. This list will be evolving, so please check regularly.
Health and Social Resources
We wanted to do something positive to help to ease the burden on our families during this undoubtedly worrying time. Here is a social story to share with the children regarding the school closing:
For a fully-comprehensive list of SEN home learning resources, please go to Chatterpack for further details. For further emotional and social support, please go to our 'Support Parents and Carers' page.
Online Resources across all subjects
- Audible-Free children audiobooks that don't require sign up
- Busy Things Fun educational resources especially good for Early Years and KS1. Parents can register for a 7 day free trial
- Twinkl Free instant access to interactive activities, resource packs, PowerPoints and worksheets across the whole curriculum. Go to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS and then visit the Parents Hub.
- Classroom Secrets have created free learning packs for all year groups including EYFS
- TTS have put together free EYFS, KS1 and KS2 Learning packs.
- BBC supermovers - great ideas for learning whilst keeping your children active.
- Topmarks - interactive games and resources across the curriculum.
- ICT Games - interactive Maths and English games.
- Newsround - keep up-to-date with the latest news.
Maths online learning
- Premier Leagues Home Learning: Stick with maths A new challenge set every Friday
- Mymaths Usernames and passwords your child should have from years 1-6 many of you will have this already at home
- Times Table Rockstars are offering full free access to times table practice.
- NRICH - Click on the primary hub to access maths problem solving activities for children.
- Topmarks Daily Ten and other maths games.
- ICT Games - maths games
- Khan Academy Supports in learning all areas of Maths with tutorial support. Click on courses to access the different learning
- White Rose Maths has five lessons for each week complete with teaching video, worksheet and answer sheet for every year group from 1-8.
- Teaching London Computing-Fun, computing activities!
- Dance-mat Typing skills -This is a great opportunity for children to improve their typing skills.
- Code Club self-led coding projects using Scratch or HTML/CSS projects.
- Scratch - children can watch the tutorials and practise their skills. They can set up their own accounts with parental permission. For KS1 we recommend Scratch Junior which is a free app on ipads and tablets (but not PC's yet). You can view these free tutorials and activities to get you started.
- Code.org You can use hour of code or sign up for a free coding course. These courses are self-led and age appropriate and are brilliant for developing vital debugging skills.
PSHCE/ Online Safety
- Young Minds have provided a great blog on how to deal with anxiety about Coronavirus.
- ThinkuKnow- a great website to work through age appropriate online safety activities with your children.
- BBC Own It!- Useful advice and games for upper KS2 children.
- Keeping your child safe while they are off school - While school is closed, here’s what you can do to keep your child stay safe while they are learning and having fun online.
- Royal Museum Greenwich-plenty of ways to keep budding space enthusiasts entertained through these online activities and videos.
- Kew Gardens-Learn about plant and fungal science from home with Royal botanical resources.
- Simple STEM activities to do at home
- Coronavirus: The science explained
- NFU Education- Science and STEM resources.
- National Geographic Kids- games, competitions and interesting fact files.
- BBC Bitesize History - Learn more about your favourite period of British or World history.
- Primary Homework Help
- The SchoolRun
- Super Brainy Beans
If you are all stuck at home, here is a useful article from Parent Zone with some family ideas on how to entertain your children safely during this time.
Executive Head Teacher