headteacher@leebrigg.wakefield.sch.uk
Lee Brigg, Altofts,
Wakefield, WF6 2LN
01924 893829

General Resources

Please remember that it is for parents and carers to decide how much learning you would like your child(ren) to take part in at home. Suggestions made for activities and learning is optional and not compulsory. If you require any additional support or guidance in regards to resources please contact school by telephone (01924 893829), email (admin@leebrigg.wakefield.sch.uk) or on Twitter (@Lee_Brigg)

Top Picks

BBC Bitesize - daily lessons begin 20th April 2020
Daily lessons for homeschooling in Maths and English for year groups, as well as regular lessons in Science, History, Geography and more.

Department for Education - Coronavirus (COVID 19): list of online education resources for home education - updated 13th May 2020
A list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home. Websites have been identified by some of the country's leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages. The list includes subject-specific resources for English, maths, science, PE, wellbeing, Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Oak National Academy - daily lessons begin 20th April 2020
Please click here for full curriculum plan
You can either follow a set plan of lessons across a range of subjects, or you can access particular lessons focussing on a certain subject.

Wandle English Hub - Phonics - Letters and Sounds - daily lessons begin 27th April 2020
Join in daily Letters and Sounds Phonics lessons on YouTube. Designed and delivered by experts, using the Letters and Sounds programme. There are three sets of daily lessons to choose from and we suggest your child starts with one set of lessons most suitable to their year group and reading ability.

Health & Well Being

100 Days of Mindfulness

CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services) Resources

Coronavirus Anxiety Toolkit

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #1
In this toolkit you will find: a support booklet, videos to provide practical guidance and tips to schools, parents and carers about coronavirus (COVID-19) and mental health, activities to ease anxiety that can be done at school or at home and other helpful advice, helplines and resources for adults and children.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #2
A toolkit with resources and tips to help support the mental health and wellbeing of school staff, parents, carers and children.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #3
Including resources for school staff, as well as parents, to use with vulnerable children or children with SEND, a resource from Stonewall for the LGBTQ+ community, as well as a resource pack for staff wellbeing and practical activities for adults and children to help stay mentally well during this time.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #4
Focussing on managing anxiety and improving wellbeing during the coronavirus crisis.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #5
Focussing on managing the effects of lockdown, including loneliness, boredom, family problems and sleep disturbance.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #6
Full of resilience-building resources for children, school staff and parents and carers.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #7
Resources to help children with managing transitions as they prepare for the end of this school year.

CORONAVIRUS: RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING TOOLKIT #8
Schools and parents/carers can use these resources to prepare for the return to school in the autumn.

Public Health England - Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Wakefield Educational Psychology Service - Advice for Parents

Wakefield Children's Safeguarding Board - Families Together Newsletter April 2020
Wakefield Children's Safeguarding Board - Families Together Newsletter May 2020

Government Updates

Department for Education Coronavirus (COVID 19):Help primary school children continue their education during coronavirus (COVID-19)
Department for Education Coronavirus (COVID 19): List of online education resources for home education

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British Sign Language (BSL)

5 songs in British Sign Language
British Sign.co.uk
BSL - Early Years Verbs
BSL - School Signs
BSL - Sign Bank
Twinkl Resources

English

English Page
ESL Games world
Grammar Park (Grammar and Punctuation Exercises)
Learn English Kids!
MES Games (English)
Sentence Play
Speaks Language - English
Study Ladder (Grammar and Vocbulary)
Talk 4 Writing

English as an Additional Language (EAL)

Anglomaniacy (Polish site for learning of English)
e-maths
Elllo
ESL Tower (English Pronunciation)
Freddiesville (Games for Vocabulary Binding)
Macmillan Online Dictionary
Wikipedia (Simplified English)
Word Hippo (Dictionary and other activities including thesaurus, the opposite of and translation)
World Stories
URBrainy (Maths & English)

General

5 Ways to Support Young People with Home Study
100 Things To Do Indoors
ABC Does Home School
BBC Bitesize - All subjects included and no 'sign up' necessary. KS1 (Years 1 and 2) please click on 'England' > 'KS1'
Book Scavenger Hunt
'Celebrity' Class List
Draw With Rob
English, Maths and Topic - Home Learning Grids
Hamilton Trust
Home Activities
Lego Challenge
Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School Reading Challenge
Leeds Museum and Galleries - Virtual Activities
Lego Magazine
Mindfulness and Keeping Active
Non-Screen Activities
Outwood Grange Academies Trust - Home Learning Resources
Robin Hood Multi Academy Trust - Parent Learning Pages
RSPCA Resources - updated 24/04/20
Self Care For Families
Sensory Play Recipes
Social Distancing Guidance
Starfall
STEM Bingo
Teaching Maths Skills Using Lego
Time Capsule
Turtle Diary
Timetable Template
VE Day Reading Comprehension - updated 05/05/20
Wikipedia (Simplified English)

Home Economics

BBC Good Food
Love Food Hate Waste
NHS Change 4 Life Recipes
Tesco

ICT

Barefoot Computing
Big Brown Bear (Typing)
ICT Games
Netaware (online guide to social networks, apps and games)
Think U Know - Home Activity Packs

Maths

Carol Vorderman Maths
Maths & Science
Mathsframe
Mathszone - A host of interactive maths games
Use the tabs across the top to find counting, number bonds and addition and substraction activities. You can always use the 'tags' search at the top right hand corner of the page and search for either EYFS (reception) or KS1 (Years 1 and 2)
Maths Exercises
Number Fun Portal
Oxford Owl Maths at Home
Top Marks Maths Game
URBrainy (Maths & English)
White Rose - Maths Party

Music

Out Of The Ark Songs
Sing Up At Home - updated 23/04/20
Twinkl

PE / Outdoors

imoves - Body Combat
imoves - Bollywood Dance Challenge
imoves - Chairobics
imoves - Disco
imoves - Mountain Bike Challenge
imoves - Samba
5 Senses Scavenger Hunt
Adapted Boccia
Alfresco Learning
British Cycling - Ready Set Ride
Chance to Shine (Cricket)
Cosmic Yoga
Danny Burrell (Tennis Challenge)
Fit Activity - What's Your Name?
Go Noodle (Good Energy at Home)
HelloHipHop
Hockey Dribbling
Home Pentathlon (Excel Version - Scoring)
Home Pentathlon (PDF Version - Events)
Just Dance
Marathon Kids
Miniature Stone Houses
NHS Change 4 Life
NHS Change 4 Life Indoor Activities
NHS Physical Activity Guidelines
Premier League Primary - Football
Premier League Primary - Home Learning Resources
Premier League Primary - Solve, Shoot, Score
Premier Skills (English)
Personal PE Challenges
Primary PE Planning
RHS Campaign For School Gardening
Scouts- The Great Indoors
Skittles
Sport England - Staying Active at Home
Supermovers
Swimming With No Pool!
This Girl Can - Disney Dance Workouts
#This is PE - Videos will be posted at 1pm on a Monday, Wednesday and a Friday. Children don't need to be in PE kit and won't need sports equipment. All videos will use items that you can find around the home.
Vertical Jump
Your School Games

Phonics / Reading

Authorfy
Catalogue of Primary Books
David Walliams Reading
Fun Reading Games
Julia Donaldson 'Classics' - Reimaged (Social Distancing)
Julia Donaldson - The Gruffalo (Facebook)
Letters and Sounds for Homeschooling - starts 27/04/20
MyOn (Reading) - Online Books
National Literacy Trust
Nosy Crow - A Book About Coronavirus Illustrated By Axel Scheffler
Oxford Owl - Tablet friendly eBooks for home reading
Oxford Owl For Home
Phonics and Early Reading
Phonics Play
Roy The Zebra (Reading)
Ruth Miskin - Read Write Inc (Phonics) You Tube Channel
World e Book (online books which can be 'read aloud' - please use 'early reader' tab)

Science

Dyson - Science Challenges
How the World Works (inventions)
Maths & Science
Mommypoppins
My Body (heart and blood)
Nature (metamorphosis)
Sciencefun.org
Space & Sky (rocket)
Technology & Engineering (coding)

SEN

BBC Bitesize - Parent's Toolkit - SEND - updated 24/04/20
Department for Education Coronavirus (COVID 19):Help children with SEND continue their education during coronavirus (COVID-19) - updated 19/04/20
Little Puddings - The Autism Educator - Autism Coronavirus Social Story
SENresourcesource - social stories on coronavirus and social distancing as well as free downloads
Supporting home learning when your child has ASD/ADHD

Waterton Academy Trust

Waterton Academy Trust - Learning Resources

Virtual Tours

12 Famous Museums - Virtual Tours
Edinburgh Zoo - Webcams

Youtube Daily 'Live' Videos

Joe Wickes - The Body Coach - PE With Joe (9am)
Shonette Bason-Wood - Spread The Happiness TV - Dough Disco (9:30am)
Natasha Lamb - British Sign Language (BSL) (1pm)