Continuing your child's access to education during the Coronavirus outbreak

We want to ensure that your son / daughter can continue to have access to learning resources during school closures or self isolation periods.

Please find below some guidance on how to access Microsoft Teams so that your son / daughter can continue face to face learning with their teacher and friends.

There is also a suggested home schooling timetable below, along with a range of resources, should you find teams meetings not appropriate for your son / daughter. There are clickable links in the timetable which will take you directly to online learning resources. Below the timetable, you will also find documents / worksheets uploaded by your son / daughter's class teacher, which you can print off if you are able to, or these may just give you some ideas to support your son / daughter's learning.

If your child is asked to access home learning by their class teacher using Microsoft Teams, you do not need to use the timetable below.

How to use Office 365 and Teams for the first time

 

Microsoft Teams 'How To' Guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SemjM2fHV2Q

Click here to sign in to your Office 365 account: Office 365 Login

Once logged in, select the Teams icon on the left side of the page - it looks like this:    

 

                                                                                        Suggested Weekly Timetable for Home Learning
  Session 1 - 9.30am Break Session 2 - 11am Lunch Session 3 - 2pm
Monday

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

workout fitness videos

Some of the online links

below may be useful:

Joe Wicks kids workout on YouTube

 

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

Class Activities

Please use the 

resources found below

this timetable.

 

Tuesday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc bocks

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Wednesday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 
Thursday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc books

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Friday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

.



                                                                                        Additional Online Learning Links

Twinkl Resources - Twinkl have a free month offer to support parents. Enter code UKTWINKLHELPS when signing up.

Tynker Coding and Games Creation Free Access - educational programming, drag and drop coding. 3 levels of difficulty.

That Brick Life - Daily Lego challenges

Virtual Museum Tours - free virtual tours of museum, explore these museums safely from your own home covering lots of topics and interests!

Animal Web Cams - 13 Zoos that offer free web cams so you can watch their animals!

Scouts - The Great Indoors! - Great scouting activities all in the comfort of your own home - an indoor adventure awaits!

BBC BItesize - Most students are accessing Primary Y1-3. Start lower and work up if your child finds it too easy.

Free Kindle Books - Here is a selection of free Amazon Kindle books provided by Amazon. An Amazon account and Kindle App is needed.

Beebot Simulator A fun beebot (bee robot) simulator that supports sequencing, following instructions and direction.

Explorify Science - Engaging online resources for Science

Phonics Play - Online Phonics games - Currently free to access

BBC Supermovers - Fun activities to encourage your child to move whilst learning

Below are some webcams around the world.

https://explore.org/livecams

There are also lesson plans

https://explore.org/education/

And parents can install apps on their devices too

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.actolap.explore&hl=en_US

https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/explore-org/id534289239


Home learning resources and information can be found below for KS3 students and parents / carers

KS3 Home Learning - Important Information

KS3 Foundation (Mrs Reston) - Home Learning Resources

KS3 Progress (Mr Balson) - Home Learning Resources

KS3 Transition (Mrs Appleton) - Home Learning Resources

Children's Mental Health week 2021


 

Continuing your child's access to education during the Coronavirus outbreak

We want to ensure that your son / daughter can continue to have access to learning resources during school closures or self isolation periods.

Please find below some guidance on how to access Microsoft Teams so that your son / daughter can continue face to face learning with their teacher and friends.

There is also a suggested home schooling timetable below, along with a range of resources, should you find teams meetings not appropriate for your son / daughter. There are clickable links in the timetable which will take you directly to online learning resources. Below the timetable, you will also find documents / worksheets uploaded by your son / daughter's class teacher, which you can print off if you are able to, or these may just give you some ideas to support your son / daughter's learning.

If your child is asked to access home learning by their class teacher using Microsoft Teams, you do not need to use the timetable below.

How to use Office 365 and Teams for the first time

 

Microsoft Teams How To Guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SemjM2fHV2Q

Click here to sign in to your Office 365 account: Office 365 Login

Once logged in, select the Teams icon on the left side of the page - it looks like this:   

 

                                                                                      Suggested Weekly Timetable for Home Learning - please use this if you cannot access Teams
  Session 1 - 9.30am Break Session 2 - 11am Lunch Session 3 - 2pm
Monday

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

workout fitness videos

Some of the online links

below may be useful:

Joe Wicks kids workout on YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=mindfulness+for+teenagers

 

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

Class Activities

Please use the 

resources found below.

 

Tuesday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc bocks

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Wednesday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 
Thursday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc books

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Friday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

.



                                                                                            Additional Online Learning Links

Twinkl - Online Teaching & Learning Resources - Twinkl have a free month offer to support parents. Enter code UKTWINKLHELPS when signing up.

Tynker Coding and Games Creation Free Access - educational programming, drag and drop coding. 3 levels of difficulty.

That Brick Life - Daily Lego challenges

Virtual Museum Tours - free virtual tours of museum, explore these museums safely from your own home covering lots of topics and interests!

Animal Web Cams - 13 Zoos that offer free web cams so you can watch their animals!

Scouts - The Great Indoors! - Great scouting activities all in the comfort of your own home - an indoor adventure awaits!

STEM Learning - Learning Resources for KS4

BBC BItesize 

Primary Homework Help

Free Kindle Books - Here is a selection of free Amazon Kindle books provided by Amazon. An Amazon account and Kindle App is needed.

Beebot Simulator A fun beebot (bee robot) simulator that supports sequencing, following instructions and direction.

Explorify Science - Engaging online resources for Science

Phonics Play - Online Phonics games - Currently free to access

BBC Supermovers - Fun activities to encourage your child to move whilst learning

National Theatre - Online shows and resources

Below are some webcams around the world.

https://explore.org/livecams

There are also lesson plans

https://explore.org/education/

And parents can install apps on their devices too

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.actolap.explore&hl=en_US

https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/explore-org/id534289239

 


KS4 Home Learning Resources

KS4 Home learning 1st March

KS4 Home learning 22nd February

KS4 home learning week beginning 8th February

KS4 home learning week beginning 1st February

KS4 home learning week beginning 25th January

KS4 home learning week beginning 18th January

KS4 home learning week beginning 11th January

KS4 - Home Learning Resources

 


 

Continuing your child's access to education during the Coronavirus outbreak

We want to ensure that your son / daughter can continue to have access to learning resources during school closures or self isolation periods.

Please find below some guidance on how to access Microsoft Teams so that your son / daughter can continue face to face learning with their teacher and friends.

There is also a suggested home schooling timetable below, along with a range of resources, should you find teams meetings not appropriate for your son / daughter. There are clickable links in the timetable which will take you directly to online learning resources. Below the timetable, you will also find documents / worksheets uploaded by your son / daughter's class teacher, which you can print off if you are able to, or these may just give you some ideas to support your son / daughter's learning.

If your child is asked to access home learning by their class teacher using Microsoft Teams, you do not need to use the timetable below.

How to use Office 365 and Teams for the first time

Microsoft Teams How To Guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SemjM2fHV2Q

Click here to sign in to your Office 365 account: Office 365 Login

Once logged in, select the Teams icon on the left side of the page - it looks like this: 

 

 

                                                                                         Suggested Weekly Timetable for Home Learning
  9am - 10.30am Break 11am - 12pm Lunch 1pm - 3pm
Monday

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

workout fitness videos

Some of the online links

below may be useful:

Joe Wicks kids workout on YouTube

 

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

Class Activities

Please use the suggested 

resources found below

this timetable as a starting point.

 

Tuesday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc bocks

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Wednesday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 
Thursday  

English / Story Reading / Writing

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc books

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 
Friday  

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

.



                                                                                      Additional Online Learning Links

Twinkl Resources - Twinkl have a free month offer to support parents. Enter code UKTWINKLHELPS when signing up.

Tynker Coding and Games Creation Free Access - educational programming, drag and drop coding. 3 levels of difficulty.

That Brick Life - Daily Lego challenges

Virtual Museum Tours - free virtual tours of museum, explore these museums safely from your own home covering lots of topics and interests!

Animal Web Cams - 13 Zoos that offer free web cams so you can watch their animals!

Scouts - The Great Indoors! - Great scouting activities all in the comfort of your own home - an indoor adventure awaits!

BBC BItesize - Most students are accessing Primary Y1-3. Start lower and work up if your child finds it too easy.

Free Kindle Books - Here is a selection of free Amazon Kindle books provided by Amazon. An Amazon account and Kindle App is needed.

Beebot Simulator A fun beebot (bee robot) simulator that supports sequencing, following instructions and direction.

Explorify Science - Engaging online resources for Science

Phonics Play - Online Phonics games - Currently free to access

BBC Supermovers - Fun activities to encourage your child to move whilst learning

Below are some webcams around the world.

https://explore.org/livecams

There are also lesson plans

https://explore.org/education/

And parents can install apps on their devices too

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.actolap.explore&hl=en_US

https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/explore-org/id534289239

 


Home learning resources can be found below for each class group - These will be updated weekly.

Learning Suite Foundation (Miss Scott) - Home Learning Resources

Learning Suite Progress (Mrs McEvoy) - Home Learning Resources

Learning Suite Transition (Mrs Bullen) - Home Learning Resources


 

Continuing your child's access to education during the Coronavirus outbreak

We want to ensure that your son / daughter can continue to have access to learning resources during school closures or self isolation periods.

Please find below some guidance on how to access Microsoft Teams so that your son / daughter can continue face to face learning with their teacher and friends.

There is also a suggested home schooling timetable below, along with a range of resources, should you find teams meetings not appropriate for your son / daughter. There are clickable links in the timetable which will take you directly to online learning resources. Below the timetable, you will also find documents / worksheets uploaded by your son / daughter's class teacher, which you can print off if you are able to, or these may just give you some ideas to support your son / daughter's learning.

If your child is asked to access home learning by their class teacher using Microsoft Teams, you do not need to use the timetable below.

How to use Office 365 and Teams for the first time

Microsoft Teams How To Guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SemjM2fHV2Q

Click here to sign in to your Office 365 account: Office 365 Login

Once logged in, select the Teams icon on the left side of the page - it looks like this: 

 

                                                                                         Suggested Weekly Timetable for Home Learning
  9am - 10.30am Break 11am - 12pm Lunch 1pm - 3pm
Monday

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

workout fitness videos

Some of the online links

below may be useful:

Joe Wicks kids workout on YouTube

 

ASDAN

See resources added below for suggested challenges.

More challenges can be found on the website:

https://www.lifeskillschallenge.org.uk/challenges

 

Home Management

Suggested activities:

Make a warm drink.

Make a snack.

Tidy a room.

Wash the dishes.

 

Tuesday

English - Speaking and Listening

See the resources below for suggested games and activities.

 

Lunch in Unit/Cookery

See resources below for recipe ideas.

 

Wellbeing

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

Workout fitness videos

Wednesday

Movement / Stretching videos, Yoga,

Walking (social distancing applied),

workout fitness videos

Some of the online links

below may be useful:

Joe Wicks kids workout on YouTube

 

DofE

See resources below for suggested activities.

There are some useful activities on our DofE page:

https://www.westlancs.lancs.sch.uk/student-life/duke-of-edinburgh

 

DofE

See resources below for suggested activities.

There are some useful activities on our DofE page:

https://www.westlancs.lancs.sch.uk/student-life/duke-of-edinburgh

Thursday

Number games / Functional Maths

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks Maths games

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

 

English

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc books

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 

Careers

See resources below for suggested activities.

Friday

English - Reading

See resources below plus these online resources:

Twinkl Resources 

Oxford Owl Online Books Free Read Write Inc books

Teach Your Monster To Read 

Spelling Frame - Online Spelling Games

Education CIty - Press Login > Student > Pick from List > then select your class and name

Top Marks English games

My Book Blog Login provided if your child uses it

The Literacy Shed - Online Stories

Maths and English Games from ictgames.com

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Free Home Learning Packs

 

Film or Book Review

See resources below for suggested activities.

 

Review

Review the week and celebrate successes.

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                                                                                     Additional Online Learning Links

Duke of Edinburgh - Activities and challenges including First Aid and map reading

Twinkl Resources - Twinkl have a free month offer to support parents. Enter code UKTWINKLHELPS when signing up.

Tynker Coding and Games Creation Free Access - educational programming, drag and drop coding. 3 levels of difficulty.

That Brick Life - Daily Lego challenges

Virtual Museum Tours - free virtual tours of museum, explore these museums safely from your own home covering lots of topics and interests!

Animal Web Cams - 13 Zoos that offer free web cams so you can watch their animals!

Scouts - The Great Indoors! - Great scouting activities all in the comfort of your own home - an indoor adventure awaits!

BBC BItesize - Most students are accessing Primary Y1-3. Start lower and work up if your child finds it too easy.

Free Kindle Books - Here is a selection of free Amazon Kindle books provided by Amazon. An Amazon account and Kindle App is needed.

Beebot Simulator A fun beebot (bee robot) simulator that supports sequencing, following instructions and direction.

Explorify Science - Engaging online resources for Science

Phonics Play - Online Phonics games - Currently free to access

BBC Supermovers - Fun activities to encourage your child to move whilst learning

National Theatre - Online shows and resources

Below are some webcams around the world.

https://explore.org/livecams

There are also lesson plans

https://explore.org/education/

And parents can install apps on their devices too

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.actolap.explore&hl=en_US

https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/explore-org/id534289239

 


Home learning resources can be found below for each class group - These will be updated weekly.

Post 16 (All Learning Groups) - Home Learning Resources


 

Twinkl have provided free access to the online resources below during the current lockdown. We have added this page to provide you with easy access to these resources should you need some additional work to do with your child. 

 

Twinkl Go! 

 

FREE throughout school closures, Twinkl Go! is our collection of thousands of interactive educational resources which can be accessed and completed on any device, with no apps to install. Perfect for sharing with parents at home or for those still in school - easy! 

 

Access Twinkl Go! here 

 

 

Go! Collections 

Again, FREE throughout school closures, these Go! Collections are our ready-made, curated collections of Go! Resources which cover most ages and subjects. 

 

Access Go! Collections here 

 

 

Home Learning Hub 

Here you’ll find daily, FREE activities for different age groups and subjects. We’ll add new content each day, including videos, games and activities. Use in class or share with pupils at home. 

 

Access the Home Learning Hub here 

 

 

Twinkl Planner Tool 

If you have a Twinkl membership, you can share any resources with parents, or pupils still working in school using this tool. For anyone accessing the resources you share, no subscription will be required and they will be completely FREE to access. Found in the top right of every page on site, simply drag, drop and share lessons using a pin code. 

 

Try out the Planner tool 

 

 

BBC Live Lessons and BBC Bitesize 

To support the BBC content beginning on Monday, Twinkl will be providing aligned resources to use each day. We’ll be sharing these in our Home Learning Hub, in daily blogs and schedules, and letting you know through our social media channels. Best of all, every resource you’ll need to go alongside the BBC lessons will be FREE to access and share. 

 

Access the Twinkl Blog here 

 

 

Twinkl Video Content 

Twinkl will also be providing video content each week to complement the BBC’s offering. Covering a range of topics and curriculum areas. We’ll make sure these are available in our Home Learning Hub and through our YouTube channels, again completely FREE to access. 

Twinkl Newsroom 

Twinkl Newsroom delivers the news for kids today. Our daily kids’ news reports are child-friendly and a perfect way to help your class explore the news with new content every day. Each news report comes with a range of curriculum-friendly teaching resources. 

 

Access Twinkl Newsroom here 

 

 

Twinkl Imagine 

If you’re looking for more daily ideas, Twinkl Imagine provides a new image each day to promote discussion and in-depth learning. With ideas for all ages, you’ll find new activities and teaching ideas every day. 

 

Access Twinkl Imagine here 

 

 

Partnership Resources 

From the Go JettersNumberblocks and Peppa Pig, to Doctor WhoPuffin Books and The Numbers Game, we have a huge range of incredible FREE partnership materials available to create engaging learning opportunities at home or in school. 

 

Access these and more here 

 

 

Twinkl Kids TV YouTube Channel 

For quick, easy and highly engaging lessons, songs and videos teaching phonics, times tables, SPaG and more, you’ll find everything you need on our Twinkl Kids TV YouTube channel. Each video links back to the Twinkl site with guidance and resources for parents. Accessible through any device or stream YouTube via the TV - perfect for learning at home. 

 

Visit Twinkl Kids TV 

 

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