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Art

www.nationalgallery.org.uk/collection/default_online.htm

The entire collection – online!

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Design Technology

www.howstuffworks.com

A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works.

www.flying-pig.co.uk

Ideas on mechanisms and structures.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

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Education Sites

www.thegrid.org.uk

The public pages from Hertfordshire Education.

www.dfes.gov.uk/index.htm

The main site for the Department for Education and Science.

www.nc.uk.net/home.html

National Curriculum online.

www.learn.co.uk

The Guardian Education site is full of content for teachers, parents and children.

www.bbc.co.uk/learning/index.shtml

Contains a range of interactive sites for Primary Pupils – check out SPYWATCH and The Romans.

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Geography

www.ordsvy.gov.uk

Free and Fun section of the OS site for children.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/barnabybear

Supports KS1 Geography in KS1

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/riversandcoasts

KS2 Geography

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/twocities

Explores and compares life in Belfast and Mexico City.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/whatisweather

Covers KS2 Geography

www.channel4.com/essentials

Follow the links to explore key geography issues

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History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ancientgreece

Ancient Greece covers KS2 History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/anglosaxons

Anglo-Saxons covers KS2  History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/victorians

Children in Victorian Britain covers KS2 History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ww2children

Children of World War 2 covers KS2  History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/romans

Covers KS2 History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/vikings

Covers KS2 History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/walk

Case studies

www.nmm.ac.uk

The National Maritime Museums site with links to the Royal Observatory.

www.vam.ac.uk

The Victoria and Albert Museum better known as The
V&A.

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Homework Help

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise

Activities designed to prepare children for KS2 National Tests.

www.bbc.co.uk/sosteacher

A service for students from KS2, KS3, GCSE and AS/A2 Level to ask a teacher a question on homework, coursework or revision (replies in 24 hours) and to search the database of over 15,000 previously asked questions.

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Computing

www.howstuffworks.com/

A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works including the INTERNET!

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Languages

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryfrench

Beginners’ French for 10-11 year olds. Content relevant to KS2.

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English

www.naturegrid.org.uk/infant/index.html

Suitable for KS1 with lots of activities.

www.ukoln.ac.uk/services/treasure

A site based on treasure island.

www.eric-carle.com

The official Eric Carle website – features ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ and ‘The Red Fox’.

www.peterrabbit.co.uk

The world of Beatrix Potter tells us about the life of the author and the characters in her books.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger

Digger and the Gang activities to support KS1 and KS2 programmes of study.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo

DynaMo Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who’s Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise

Activities designed to prepare children for KS2 National Tests.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/spellits

Covers the word and text objectives of year 3, 4 and 5 English.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship

Aimed at children preparing for KS1 National Tests in English.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey

Can be used in the English for reception and Year 1.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures

Learning phonics can be used as part of the English for years 1, 2 and 3 with interactive games suitable for whole class work using an interactive whiteboard.

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Maths

www.nrich.maths.org.uk

A really rich resource, for extending students, with new activities each month; use the Archive to find activities and solutions from previous months.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger

Digger and the Gang activities to support KS1 and KS2 programmes of study.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime

Number Time activities alot into the Numeracy Framework for reception
year and years 1 and 2.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise

Activities designed to prepare children for KS2 National Tests.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship

Aimed at chidlren preparing for KS1 National Tests in English.

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PE

www.olympic.org/uk/index_uk.asp

The site for all information on the Olympic movement.

www.rfu.com

The official site of the Rugby Football Union.

www.premierleague.com

The official site of the Premier League

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Science

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger

Digger and the Gang activities to support KS1 and KS2 programmes of study.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo

DynaMo English, Maths and science games, including Spellbound and Who’s Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/podsmission

Pod’s Mission covers KS2 Science units on Humans and biology.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise

Activities designed to prepare children for KS2 National Tests.

 

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