Year 5: Useful Websites for Home Learning

 

Maths

 

Top Marks Maths: 

A range of mathematical games and activities for children to complete

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=16

 

Times table rockstars: 

Children have their own log in and set times table.

https://ttrockstars.com/ 

 

Mathletics: 

Children have their own log in. Range of activities based on Maths curriculum followed in school will be set to consolidate their prior knowledge. 

https://login.mathletics.com/

 

White Rose Maths: 

Scheme of work followed in class. Daily lessons are provided on the website based upon the curriculum they are following in class. Children who are working below age related expectations can access lower year groups. 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

 

Prodigy: Maths Game

Maths game which is set at their level. Different activities and challenges will have to be answered for the children to progress further in the game.

https://www.prodigygame.com/

 

English

 

The literacy shed: 

Range of video’s and images which can be used to prompt writing and comprehension questioning. Prompts for ideas follow each video or image. 

https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

 

BBC Bitesize: 

Range of grammar games and activities which can be completed. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zv48q6f

 

Oxford Owl: 

Maths and English games. Library of free e-books for children to download and access.

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/

 

SPAG

Online tests and quizzes for spelling, grammar and punctuation.

www.spag.com 


 

Pobble:

A picture a day to use as a writing stimulus and suggested activities.

http://www.pobble365.com/

 

BBC live lessons

Lessons created around a literacy theme

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/live-lessons/primary-live-lessons/zmc9jhv


 

Reading For Pleasure

 

Oliver Jeffers facebook page will air a live reading from him at 6pm every weekday

 

Information about how to download a range of free ebooks through the Library service: 

https://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category/1020/e-books-e-magazines-and-audiobooks

 

Collection of over 3,000 eBooks and AudioBooks for children to access at home

https://worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/index.html?usertoken=Mjk5MzQ6MTpJUjA5MjAxNjoyOmNsaWVudDE2OTc6MTY5NzoyMjE2Mjg4OjE6MTU4NDM4MDExMzA2Mjp1cw%3D%3D&fbclid=IwAR0S-Qi8536aT-M9Oo7HFIkD28fyYXpkzXscuEn8qzXd_MFavy2iD2vKUac


 

David Walliams is releasing an audio story every day for the next 30 days absolutely free.

https://bit.ly/AudioElevenses 

Science

 

Explorify:

Account needed to access but parents can create their own using an email address. Range of videos and images to prompt scientific thinking. 

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/

 

WWF: 

Range of video’s and quiz’ focussed around nature.

https://www.wwf.org.uk/updates/learn-love-nature?dm_i=38LF%2C10QBQ%2C731558%2C3VLVP%2C1#playing

 

Kielder Observatory Facebook page: Daily video’s with an Astronomer answering children’s questions.

 

BBC primary games

Lots of games suitable for children to access independently. Children will be asked questions throughout the game. Questions will be based on a range of curriculum areas. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/collections/primary-games/1

 

National Geographic:

Range of games and activities. Articles available for children to read. 

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

 

Mystery Science:

Variety of Science videos and experiments.

https://mysteryscience.com/

 

The Kids Should see this: 

Science videos that will engage children. Ask questions such as: What do you think will happen? What has happened? Why do you think that has happened? What changed? What stayed the same?

https://thekidshouldseethis.com/

 

Edinburgh Zoo Live Cams

Watch animals in the zoo through a live stream.

https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/

 

Wow Science

Science related online experiments, quizzes and games

https://wowscience.co.uk/


 

Geography

 

Geography Games focussed on world geography. (Maps, cities, capital cities)

https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

 

National Geographic Kids

Activities and quizzes.

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

 

History

 

The Big history project:

Different stories and videos focussed on different time periods in history. 

https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

 

Horrible Histories

Different games and videos focused around a variety of historical elements. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/shows/horrible-histories


 

Primary History Workshops

Free educational videos around a history topic

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCO396WVMalwE0DBGi4nmbA

 

Music

 

Classic FM’s composers podcast with David Walliams; a wonderful music learning tool for your home-workers.

https://www.classicfm.com/music-news/david-walliams-marvellous-musical-podcast/

 

Languages

Duolingo

A fun interactive way to learn a language.

https://www.duolingo.com/

 

Learn British sign language. Available from 1pm each day at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rR2Zb7TbiOA


 

Art/DT

 

Red Ted Art

Lots of different craft activities to try. 

https://www.redtedart.com

 

Rob Biddulph

#DrawwithRob - ‘draw-along videos that you can watch together and, hopefully, make some nice pictures.’

http://www.robbiddulph.com/draw-with-rob

 

Draw with Steve Harpster

Daily drawing tutorials

https://www.youtube.com/user/tgif38/videos

 

PE

 

Cosmic Yoga Stories: 

Lots of different yoga videos which are focussed around stories. 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5uIZ2KOZZeQDQo_Gsi_qbQ

 

Joe Wicks: 

Lots of short child friendly workouts. Daily live PE lesson at 9am.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

 

Gonoodle: 

Lots of different videos which encourage the children to get active. Active workouts and  mindfulness videos 

https://www.gonoodle.com/for-families/

 

Change4Life

Free dancing videos to do as a family

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life/activities/sports-and-activities/dancing

 

Just dance videos available from youtube

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=just+dance

 

Computing

 

Scratch

Coding website which will allow children to create their own games. 

https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/

 

Hour of code: 

Games and activities to support children in learning to code.

https://code.org/learn

If you require any more information regarding the Curriculum, please contact your child's class teacher.

In Early Years and Key Stage 1, we use the Letters and Sounds Phonics Scheme alongside Oxford Reading Tree books to teach early reading

If you require any more information regarding the Curriculum, please contact your child's class teacher.

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