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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 Mr French and I 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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