Recommended sites

Here are some general resources that I recommend during our enforced closure:

Joe Wicks is holding live PE lessons on his YouTube channel each morning at 9am. If you miss it, his channel is full of child friendly workouts that can be done at home.

As a school we follow the White Rose maths scheme. They have prepared a series of 5 maths lessons for years 1 – 8. Each lesson comes with a short tutorial video and an activity to complete after.

Each child has a Times Table Rockstars username and password. Weekly challenges will be set encourage children to continue learning and securing their 2,5,3,4 and 8 times tables.

The KS2 section of the BBC website has some great resources for all subjects, including short explanation videos and quizzes.

Through the resources tab on their School 360 account, children have access to a range of games and quizzes including ‘Frog’ and ‘J2 Blast’. Children can also access their Gmail account and keep in contact with me. 


Classroom secrets – has a range of online resources and games for maths, SPAG, reading comprehension and phonics for EYFS – Year 6. Including  Just set up a free account   -


Access booked digitally from Borrow Box the Online Northumberland Library


Online animated and real along stories including classics and books by many genres. You can have a free 30 day trial! 


Picture news channel


First news


90 day free trial reading planet – online books to read


90day free trial of cracking comprehension Rec – Year 6


word e books – free online books of stories and non-fiction!/

No doubt some of you have already listened to some of the David Walliams' stories online. You can still catch up with the stories he has already told and continue to listen to 'Elevenses with the World of David Walliams' at: