Home Learning

Below you will find a ‘Pick and Mix’ of activities that you could do with your children - away from the workbooks/packs we have sent out. Feel free to add them to your daily timetables/rotas. There’s some really good content here.

For all subjects, check out BBC Bitesize who are starting online lessons from 20th April - Have a look at their weekly timetable for your child’s year group. Here’s a sample timetable:

The Department for Education have spuported the set up of a Virtual School - The OAK Academy. Here is a link to the home page and thre is a useful video to explain how it works:




Moss Park Junior's Pick and Mix Selection for you and your child






  • Family walk/bike ride (within the government’s social distancing guidelines)
  • Set up an obstacle course and time each family member
  • Family gardening

     Or if you prefer

  • Search on YouTube or click the links for the following:

Joe Wicks daily workouts at 9am https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1

GoNoodle https://www.gonoodle.com/good-energy-at-home-kids-games-and-videos/

5 A Day Fitness https://www.youtube.com/user/5adayTV

Oti Mabuse (Strictly Come Dancing) doing fun dances on YouTube

Kidz Bop dances https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKE0Xnj818IDaHvIcRiq0Bg


http://poetryzone.co.uk/ - Could you be a budding poet? The Poetry Zone has been publishing children’s poems since 1998 and accepts submission all year round



  • Time to read independently or with an adult or sibling. Reading every day is important! This can be your reading book, a magazine, the newspaper, the back of DVD blurb, instructions of a food packet... Anything!  
  • Many authors have been recording videos of themselves reading their books including much loved author Oliver Jeffers (https://www.oliverjeffers.com/abookaday). 
  • BBC School Radio https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/english-ks1--ks2--ks3-index/zf34gwx - BBC School radio offers a huge selection of audio books and various other podcasts to support other curriculum areas
  • Abdo Digital - https://abdodigital.com/ - Abdo’s entire eBook collection is now available for children to access for free. You’ll find anything from comics to biographies.
  • Phonics Play - https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/# This website is offering a free login for parents during the lockdown. It may be useful for children who are focusing on their phonics and decoding skills
  • Book Trust - https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/ With character, quizzes, illustration tutorials and interactive games, The Book Trust makes story time fun for all the family
  • World Book Day - https://www.worldbookday.com/ Although we have already celebrated World Book Day this year, there is still lots of literature to explore online including activity packs and yummy recipes


  • Practise spellings

Creative Time/ Foundation Subject Activities

  • BBC Bitesize – Lots of ideas for all subjects including videos to watch
  • Have a look at the Pobble ‘Non-screen activities you can do at home’ that we put in the original packs. They’ve now released 25 more – see attachment. 
  • Science games, videos and activities - www.wowscience.co.uk 
  • Newsround - https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround
  • Computing Games - https://www.ictgames.com/
  • Duolingo - Download from the app store - if your children will have been learning a modern language in school, why not try downloading Duolingo?
  • OnlineFreeSpanish has lots of games to practice a wide range of Spanish vocabulary. They also have mini books and printables.





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