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Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

All of the links and suggested activities below are suggestions to support families, the last thing that we would want is for our pupils and families to be feeling overwhelmed at this time. We must all take our wellbeing seriously.  

The Anna Freud Centre have just set up a new area of their website pulling together material for parents/carers, schools and young people to support mental health during this period. 

Please click here and take a look

 

 

Downloadable resources and activities can be found on the Year Group pages:

EYFS

YEAR 1

YEAR 2

YEAR 3

YEAR 4

YEAR 5

YEAR 6

 


Times Table Rockstar

This can be accessed here

 

 

 


Reading Plus

Reading Plus for KS2 pupils can be accessed here
 

 

 

 

 


Guitar Lessons with Mr. Hawkins

If you receive guitar tuition at Broad Oak Primary School please click here for lessons.

 

 

 

 


Bitesize Daily

No school? Beginning Monday 20th April at 9:00am, you’ll be able to access here regular daily lessons in English and Maths, as well as other core subjects, in an expanded version of our website and also on special programmes broadcast on BBC iPlayer and BBC Red Button.

 

 

Roald Dahl - Fun things to do indoors

Bring the magical world of Roald Dahl into your home with their terrific selection of resources. Click here to find lesson plans around each story, as well as crafts, puzzles and activities to keep chiddlers of all ages entertained.

 

Helping to keep students reading

Click here to access over 6,000 digital books with myON, as well as myON News, which provides daily news articles reviewed by child psychologists, helping to ensure students make sense of current events.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elevenses with The World of David Walliams

Every day at 11am, you can listen to one of David Walliams’ World’s Worst Children stories, so sit down, take a break, and enjoy 20ish minutes of pure fun!

 

 

 

 

Welcome to Mickanory!

Michael Thame
Author

The Conyers Street Gang. Based on real people and real events, follow six intrepid Liverpool children on their adventures during World War Two. Serialisation starts here Monday 30th March at 12 o'clock.
 

 


PE with JOE WICKS (The Body Coach TV)

Exercise is an amazing tool to help us feel happier, more energised, and more optimistic. The workouts will be fun and suitable for all ages and even adults can get involved. 

You don't need any equipment, just tune in at 9am each morning for a 30-minute, fun workout here


 


Free access to Dance to School

To help keep children active at home, PE Passport have provided fun and engaging challenges to be attempted at home and as families. They have added Dance, Yoga, Hand/Eye Coordination skills and Personal Challenges, and will be updating the content daily over the next week.

They have also provided external links to other websites that might prove useful to parents and carers whilst at home.

Access PE Passport here


Maths on the move

We are sharing more and more content on our new You Tube channel to ensure it is accessible for adults and children. 

Each week we will continue with the live Active Maths Quizzes which can be found here on the Maths on the Move You Tube Channel


Family Sports Challenges

12 weeks of lockdown have passed, parents and carers have done an amazing job keeping their children active and engaged.

We have designed and filmed 10 Family Sports Challenges to engage the whole family. There is an element of competition to spice things up and to ensure fairness we have 'handicaps' in place!!

We would love you to try some of them and let us know how you got on, who excelled, who improved, which ones surprised the family and who was crowned the 'FAMILY CHAMPION'?
 

In the Bin to Win!!          Foot Golf         10 Cup Challenge          Up and Down Catching        1 Minute Keep Up Challenge          

Home Bowling          Cricket Target          Two Ball Challenge          The Moving Target          Basketball

 


Our Manchester Fayre Recipes

Manchester Fayre is the City Council’s catering service. We wanted to share our favourite school meal recipes here, for you to make at home. 
 

 


Barefoot Computing

With just one click (and no need for logins), parents/carers can continue to build their child’s computing skills in an enjoyable and accessible way -  through popular lessons made into easy activities, fun ‘mini missions’ and interactive online games!

 

 

 

The Pod

Lots of useful information, activities, movies and games to help you learn all about energy, biodiversity, climate science and much more.

Discover more in the Student Zone



Biffa's Recycling Workshop

Learn about how to recycle properly and why it's really important. Waste and Recycling worksheet here – which asks questions based on the video as well as some activities to follow.

Click here to watch the video

 

 

Learning from Home

Use the links below, alongside this week’s resource, to support your home learning

Learning from Home Ideas - 6th July

Being a representitive

My Smart Outfit Design

Picture News Prompt 1

Picture News Prompt 2

Virtual Assemblies - Our new weekly virtual assemblies will be available for you to watch and share with parents at home every Friday at 9am and also on our Facebook page.

 

 

Don't forget to check the school Twitter feed for lots of learning opportunities.....

 


 


The Miss Bruce Challenge

Hi Broad Oak, I promised you one last video.
Here you go.......click here!

See all 50 challenges here

Miss Bruce.

 

 

 

 

Useful weblinks for learning at home during the school closure.

English

Reading Eggs (free parent trial available)

Oliver Jeffers will be reading a story every evening at 6.00pm. (author of The day the crayons quit, How to catch a star etc)

Hamilton learning: Learning at home packs

National Literacty Trust: Home learning activities

Oxford Owl: Free eBooks for children aged 3-11

Phonics Play Free phonics games and resources for KS1 children

The Literacy Company Free home learning resources to engage pupils in practising key skills

 

Maths

Third space learning: home learning and maths resource packs

Number fun portal for parents (Dave Godfrey- author of our VCP)

White Rose maths learning at home

 

EYFS

Keeping Early years unique - Learning at home together resources

EYFS Maths

The Maths Factor - FREE for everyone (usually about £2 per week) to support childrens’ continued learning at home for the duration of the UK Schools closure period.

Topmarks - Maths activities and interactive games.

Crickweb - Free online education resources & games

Numberblocks - Maths number quiz adding, subtracting and number rhymes.

EYFS Literacy

Phonics Play - Phonics games.

Bounce Patrol Phonics Song - Phonics letter sounds and letter names.

Epic Phonics  - Phonics tricky words and blending CVC words.

Alphablocks - Phonics CVC missing letter games and letter jigsaws.

Oxford Owl - Literacy 100's of free eBooks to read at home.

EYFS Physical Development

Cosmic Kids Yoga - Physical development (yoga)

Go Noodle - Physical development (body patterns)

Go Noodle - Physical development (dance)

EYFS Understanding the world

Topmarks - Understanding the world - Science

EYFS Expressive arts and design

Nursery rhymes - Singing

DT/Art craft ideas

50 things do with Lego Duplo

 

 

Science & Technology

15 backyard engineering projects for kids

STEM Learning - A selection of cross-curricular activities that can be used in school to engage young people of all ages.

 

PSHE

Resources for talking with children about the pandemic:

Coronavirus - a social story

Pandemic Social Story - by Carol Gray

An Easy Read version of the social distancing recommendations, produced by 
Talking Mats (with great visuals): click here to download

Information from the British Psychological Society on Talking to Children about Coronavirus: 
click here to download

Newsround helpful information and FAQs for children:
click here to access

Newsround short video, is reassuring for children: 
click here to access

 

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