The Summer Reading Challenge

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The Summer Reading Challenge is presented by The Reading Agency and funded by Arts Council England for children aged 4 to 11.
This year, Silly Squad, the Summer Reading Challenge 2020, will celebrate funny books, happiness and laughter. Children taking part in the Challenge will join the Silly Squad, an adventurous team of animals who love to have a laugh and get stuck in to all different kinds of funny books! Click HERE to join in! 

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Try these links to find a variety of interesting, fun and useful websites

to support learning at home:
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Talk 4 Writing Home School Booklets, Batch 4 – the latest collection of resources to support reading, individualised from EYFS to Year 6 Greater depth

Talk 4 Writing Home School Booklets, Batch 3 supporting phonics and reading, individualised from EYFS to Year 6 Greater depth

Mindheart Supporting & Reassuring Children Around the World  – a book for children explaining COVID-19 in 18 different languages

Mathematics Mastery Website – great activities to embed mathematics skills

BBC Bitesize Daily Lessons  fun daily activities across the curriculum

Online Classrooms for all year groups via The Oak National Academy — Check out this online classroom!

Tasc Ideas Booklet –  creative problem solving activities

Padlet: Streams and Content – ideas to support the wider curriculum

Padlet: Give It a Go! – for children who are interested in the arts

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https://www.mathschase.com  – a great game for practising times tables!

http://www.cosmickids.com/ – get fit with yoga whilst listening to amazing stories

http://scratch.mit.edu/ – If you enjoy computer games, you’ll love this game design site!

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1 – Great page for the younger ones.

www.singup.org – Enjoy a sing song? Check out this great site.

www.literacyshed.com – A useful site for reading and writing. Plenty of resources for both teachers and parents.

https://www.khanacademy.org/ – Khan Academy is a free online learning tool for you or your kids. Work on a variety of subjects (Art, Business, Maths, ICT) and track your progress.

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Art & Design Websites

http://www.education.com/activity/arts-and-crafts/ – Check out this array of fantastic Art and craft activities.