BBC Bitesize Daily Lessons:
‘BBC Bitesize Daily’ is providing English and Maths and foundation subject lessons every weekday, via their website and the BBC iPlayer, for year groups 1-10. Tasks set have explanatory videos and provide links to other sites where further activities can be accessed.
Online lesson content and activities can be found at https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons along with their weekly suggested schedule: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/bitesize-daily-schedules-teach/zdtwjhv
Three different 20 minute daily lessons for ages 5-7, 7-9 and 9-11 can be viewed each day from 9am at https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6vpnrd or via the red button/BBC iPlayer.
The Oak National Academy:
The Oak National Academy’. This has gives 3 lessons each day from Reception to Y6 in English, maths and another subject (which changes daily). Like the BBC, each lesson has video content alongside activities set.
Daily Phonic lessons:
There are now 12 weeks of online phonic lessons for children in Reception and Year 1. These cover all the learning for the Summer term. There are also five weeks worth of blending lessons which will be available throughout the summer term.
There is also support available via Ruth Miskin (Read Write Inc) @ https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/help-during-school-closure/ and her Youtube channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ
Accessing online content:
The DfE has created a list of useful websites which can be found at
Also, please continue to make use of websites which your child has a personalised login for, such as Numbots, TT Rockstars, Activelearn and Education City.
Other useful Links
Additionally, many attractions have virtual tours and online activities if you're missing family days out. Below are a few your children may enjoy:
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery: https://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/bmag
Jorvik Viking Centre: https://www.jorvikvikingcentre.co.uk/discover-from-home/
Natural History Museum: https://www.nhm.ac.uk
The Roman Baths: https://www.romanbaths.co.uk/walkthrough
Edinburgh Zoo: https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam/#pandacam
Buckingham Palace: https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace
Tower of London: https://www.youvisit.com/tour/meadk
Or if you wanted to go a little further afield, visit Mars! https://accessmars.withgoogle.com
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