KS1 E-Safety Resources

How to stay safe online for Year 1 and 2 pupils.  Please click on the picture link to access the resources.

KS2 E-Safety Resources

How to stay safe online for Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 pupils.  Please click on the picture link to access the resources.

School Learning Zone

Welcome to our Learning Zone.

Each resource has been carefully chosen to enhance your child's learning.

Click on the links to find games and sources of information appropriate for your childs Key Stage.  The resources are also mapped to topics the children are studying each half term and are designed to support and supplement learning in class.

As with any internet access adult supervision is necessary when using these resources.

Whilst every effort has been made evaluate these sites for content, St Mary's C.E. Primary School is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.

Let's Pray Together - Tenten Resources

  • Before you begin, gather the family together. This might be in the same room or if you are in different places, you might gather online, using Skype, for example.
  • Decide who is going to be Prayer Leader. You could have more than one Prayer Leader. The Prayer Leader should read aloud all of the text on screen where indicated.
  • Everybody else should read the parts where indicated.
  • You may like to light a candle to mark the start of your Family Liturgy.
 

15 Prayers for this difficult time

  • Please click on the picture link to visit their website.

The Power of Kindness Calendar

As the UK faces a global coronavirus pandemic, things can feel a little uncertain and even overwhelming. But, during these difficult times, one thing is clear: small acts of kindness make a big difference.  The power of kindness calendar helps children and young people learn about and carry out kind acts.  This would be a lovely thing to do over the Easter break.

File icon: pdf power-of-kindness-calendar-blank-calendar [pdf 538KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf power-of-kindness-calendar-my-kind-acts [pdf 107KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf power-of-kindness-calendar-supporting-activities-for-learners-7-11 [pdf 79KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf power-of-kindness-calendar-supporting-activities-for-learners-11-18 [pdf 110KB] Click to download

Free Audio Books for Children

Amazon today cancelled the subscription of books and audio stories for children and students of all ages for as long as schools are closed. Children everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning and just being kids! All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet using the following link: (copy and paste into your web browser).

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Harry Potter at Home

Welcome to the Harry Potter At Home hub where you’ll find all the latest magical treats to keep you occupied - including special contributions from Bloomsbury and Scholastic, nifty magical craft videos (teach your friends how to draw a Niffler!), fun articles, quizzes, puzzles and plenty more for first-time readers, as well as those already familiar with the wizarding world. We’re casting a Banishing Charm on boredom!

BBC Bitesize Online Lessons

From 20 April, you’ll be able to access 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.

We’ve worked with our colleagues in other parts of the BBC and education experts from around the UK to make sure everyone who needs it can access learning resources during this uncertain time. You can also expect some of it to be delivered by well-known faces.

Celebrity Classes

Have a go!

PE with Joe

With the schools closed and with us all spending more time at home, it's more important than ever that we keep moving and stay healthy and positive.  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 to my YouTube channel at 9am each morning for a 30-minute, fun workout. 

Elevenses with The World of David Walliams

The World of David Walliams is releasing an audio story from The World’s Worst Children every day for the next 30 days. Keep the kids busy with these daily audio treats, perfect for tea-and-biscuit breaks.

Year 5 ad 6 Pupils - British Sign Language Course

During this difficult time, as more of us are finding ourselves in self-isolation or spending longer periods at home, we would like to provide the opportunity for you to use this time to learn British Sign Language. Our 20hr CPD certified course can be studied at your own pace and is a comprehensive introduction to BSL.

£3 – if you are a full time student or finding things tight right now.

Please click on the picture link if you are interested in doing the course.