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Remote Learning Links

Keeping active


Following the closure of public parks and playgrounds and the restrictions placed on going outside - we thought it would be great to share these great videos with you. For a fun and interactive way to keep young people exercising, visit: 



Home Learning Packs - 

Classroom secrets provide home learning resources and have now launched a website especially for children to access. 



Below is a non-exhaustive list, compiled by home educators, that might help those affected by school closures:


Amazon Audible - 

An incredible collection of books and audio stories for children and students of all ages - free for as long as schools are closed. 


David Walliams -

A free audio story will be released every day for the next 30 days, providing an opportunity to further develop creativity and language skills.   


Khan Academy -
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.


BBC Learning -
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.


Futurelearn -
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).


Seneca -
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.


Openlearn -
Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.


Blockly -
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.


Scratch -
Creative computer programming.


Ted Ed -
All sorts of engaging educational videos.


National Geographic Kids -
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.


Duolingo -
Learn languages for free via web or app.


Mystery Science -
Free science lessons.


The Kids Should See This -
Wide range of cool educational videos.


Crash Course -
You Tube videos on many subjects.


Crash Course Kids -
As above for a younger audience.


Crest Awards -
Science awards you can complete from home.


iDEA Awards -
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.


Paw Print Badges -

Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.


Tinkercad -
All kinds of making.


Prodigy Maths -
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.


Cbeebies Radio -
Listening activities for the younger ones.


Nature Detectives -…/
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!


British Council -
Resources for English language learning.


Oxford Owl for Home -
Lots of free resources for Primary age.


Big History Project -
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.


Geography Games -
Geography gaming!


Blue Peter Badges -
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.


The Artful Parent -
Good, free art activities.


Red Ted Art -
Easy arts and crafts for little ones.


The Imagination Tree -
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.