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Useful websites for home learning

A few parents at parents evening asked for websites to help their children in different areas so myself and Miss Rigg have made this list of websites which we think will be useful.


Hit The Button – https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
Quick Fire Questions focusing on number bonds, times tables, doubling and halving.

Shark Pool Place Value – http://www.ictgames.com/sharknumbers.html
Children look at the deines and match it with the corresponding number.

Partitioning numbers – http://www.ictgames.com/partition.html
Children have to recognise that 2 digits numbers are made up of tens and ones.

Number facts bingo – http://www.ictgames.com/numberFactsBingo/index.html
Number bonds to 10 and 20, Addition and Subtraction with 9, 10 and 11 and times tables

Pay For It – http://www.ictgames.com/payForIt/index.html
The aim of the game is to practise making totals using money

Blast Off – http://flash.topmarks.co.uk/5012
Children practise spelling the different numbers



High Frequency Words – http://www.ictgames.com/dinosaursEggs/index.html
Choose the Next 200 High Frequency Words (Set 6 – 15).  Listen to the word and click on the correct word.

Fish ‘Em Up – http://www.missmaggie.org/scholastic/fishemup2_eng_launcher.html
Drop the fishing line to catch the right ending to words

Spellbound – https://gridclub.com/activities/spellbound
3 different spelling games (We recommend Spell Well and Beat the Bell, if you want a challenge try Wicked Words)

BBC Bitesize Pirate Spelling- http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/spelling/play/

Alien Punctuation – http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/using_punctuation/play/

BBC Bitesize Punctuation – https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/z8x6cj6
Lots of fun videos looking at exclamation marks, question marks and commas.

Capital Letters and Full Stops http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/curriculum/literacy/lit_site/lit_sites/alpha_drag/widepage.htm

BBC Bitesize Travelling Pronouns – http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/pronouns/play/

BBC Bitesize Balloon Joining Words (We call these conjunctions) – http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/joining_words/play/

BBC BItesize Kung-Fu Sentences – http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/making_sentences/play/

BBC Bitesize Grammar – https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/zrqqtfr
Lots of fun videos looking at nouns, verbs, adjectives and lots more

BBC Bitesize Reading Comprehension – https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/zgwwxnb
A fun video helping children find out what they need to do to work out what a text means


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