Cranmore IPS Home Learning Support for Pupils and Parents
During this emergency school closure, pupils are encouraged to continue to learn at home. In addition to the packs and activities that will be provided by teachers, the list below gives some websites with online activities for primary school age pupils. Many of the websites given are used in Cranmore by teachers and pupils on a regular basis and so your child will already be familiar with them.
Other Useful Links
My School is the interface that all children and young people use in Northern Ireland to access online tools and applications. Your child will have a username and password to access the website. From here he/she can access C2K News desk, here children can follow update news stories written in a way they can understand and complete/ upload activities based on them.
Epic Books It is important that your child continues to read every day- Nursery-P1 10 mins, P2-P4 15-20 mins, P5-P7 20-30 mins. Epic Books has a range of different books at different levels. Your child has their own profile and class code to access this. You will find it in their pack.
Oxford Owl has numerous e-books and other activities that support our reading scheme, Oxford Reading Tree.
BBC Bitesize Links to lots of fun games and ideas for lots of different subject areas.
BBC Learning School Radio- Links to nursery rhymes, songs and games for Nursery-P2
BBC Teach- A collection of links for children of all primary school age in a range of subjects.
Top Marks is used by pupils in class but can be accessed from home. It has links to websites to help learning in all school subjects. Click on the Learning Games tab to find Maths Games and English Games for all age groups.
Twinkl has many printable resources and games to support learning.(free for parents at the current time)
Crickweb Free Online resources and games for all ages and subject areas.
Jolly Phonics A useful website to revise phonics for P1-P3.
ICT Games Literacy and Numeracy games for P1-P4
Go Noodle A great site for music and movement for movement breaks to help with concentration and fundamental movement skills.
Scholastic Games and fun book activities.
National Geographic for Kids-A great site to explore the World Around Us.
Imagination Tree Great ideas for creative learning at home.
Mystery Science Great ideas to get kids excited about science