Whitleigh Community Primary School, Lancaster Gardens, Whitleigh, Plymouth, Devon, PL5 4AA

Tel: 01752 706383

Main Contact: Ellie Bushell

office@whitleighprimary.co.uk

Chair of Governors: John Bale

Whitleigh Community Primary School

Children at the heart of the school - School at the heart of community

General resources and links

 

Audible 

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen 

Thousands of books online, free to listen to.

 

Renaissance Reading

If your child is on the Renaissance Reading books, they can take quizzes using this link below. Your child will have their log in details in their home learning book or reading diary. The children are very used to taking quizzes, so will be able to do this themselves.  

https://ukhosted13.renlearn.co.uk/2236542 

If your child had books at home that they want to read, you can check to see if they are in their ZPD by typing the title in to the website below. 

https://www.arbookfind.co.uk/UserType.aspx?RedirectURL=%2fdefault.aspx 

 

Times Table Rockstars 

All children in years 2-6 have access to their TTRS account.  Their log in details can be found in their reading diary or home learning book. They can practice online. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/6487 

Writing opportunities 

Encourage your child to write a little each day.  Perhaps they could - write a character description of one of the characters in their book, label a drawing, write an alternative ending, write their own story etc.  Pobble 365 is a fantastic website that produces a very interesting daily picture. For each day, there is a picture, a story starter, sentence challenges etc.  http://www.pobble365.com/

 

Free resources

During this time, many online education sites are offering free access to their schemes. Please see the list below:

This website has a list of all of the companies offering free subscriptions during the COVID-19 outbreak.

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/ 

 

Twinkl

Twinkl is a website many teachers use in their daily lessons. They have so much to offer for all areas o the National Curriculum and beyond.  Please click o the link below and follow the offer instructions so that you can access the free content. 

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/blog/how-to-utilise-twinkl-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown-a-guide-for-schools