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Jesus said, "Love one another as I have loved you." John 13 34-35
Home School Learning March - July 2020
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SEN Support

Term 5

Suggested activities

Family Support Flyer

Free Training flyer

Letters and Sounds for home and school from the DfE, also see the
Letter to Parents and Carers
British Dyslexia Association - NEW
Assistive technology - Free webinar for parents

Trying to choose the right technology to support your child's education can be challenging. To offer some support and guidance, the British Dyslexia Association has teamed up with Myles Pilling to host a FREE webinar for parents. This session aims to take you through some of the options for assistive technology and demonstrate ways to motivate dyslexic children when learning at home.
Thursday 2 July 2020, 7.30pm - 8.30pm - Book now
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Swindon SEND Families Voice
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Useful downloads
Non-screen activities
Spelling Support Strategies
Simultaneous Oral Spelling
The Swindon Borough Council Dyslexia Friendly Schools Guidelines
Dyslexia friendly schools
Dyslexia friendly school - spelling guide
Dyslexia friendly school - writing guide
The British Dyslexia Association website has a number of resources and tips:
How can I support my child?
(The above link will also show a link to writing advice as well.)
Spellzone unlocks the mystery of English spelling. Adapting to all abilities, it enables students, including those with dyslexia, to study independently on any platform at school, home or on the go. Dynamic reporting tools enable teachers and parents to monitor and evaluate all activity and results at any time.
The Wiltshire Early Screening for Dyslexia (WESforD) is another good source of resources and information which is available to download online from:
(Search for WESforD 2 for resources to support spelling.)
Helen Arkell is a dyslexia charity working to support children and parents.
Anyone Can Spell It
All Subject areas
Classroom Secrets
ICT games
Primary Stars - free home learning activities for school closures
Blue Kite Academy Trust - learning platform for parents/ pupils
Cricksoft - free clicker access for home - chose clicker home for primary school.

Phonics Play
Phonics Bloom
Literacy Trust
Oxford Owl - you will need to register as a parent - free access to e-book library
BBC Bitesize
World Book Day - lots of creative activities
Scholastic Learn At Home
Get Epic get 30 trial gaining access to a fantastic digital library.
Borrow Box - download the app to gain access to a library on line
British Library - free website of activities created by the British Library
You Tube - poetry with the Author Michael Rosen reading and performing his poetry and stories.
Story online - listen to stories read to you by famous actors on Storyline online. - if you have an amazon account then you can sign up for a 30 day free trial to audio books - free to stream on Alexa.
CBeebies join the cbeebies to listen to and watch a wide range of stories
Book Trust

White Rose Maths
NNC Bitesize
Cool Maths 4 Kids
Maths Frame
Rock stars - rock star times tables
Top Marks
Primary Resources
The Maths Factor
Maths is Fun
Maths Playground

Topic/ Science - access to projects, e-books and so on (Americanised year groups)
BBC Bitesize
BBC Bitesize
Family Gonoodle - great for getting the children active and mobile - activities to help develop science, technology, engineering and maths skills.

French - KS2 only
Language Angels - practise your French by logging on to the Pupil Games Area on Language Angels
Username: holyfamily
Password: holyfamily

Outdoor learning
The Muddy Puddle Teacher

Teaching Ideas - listen to some lovely stories about feelings.

Fun Yoga For Children - videos of 3 Yoga lessons for children from Michael Chissick at 'Yoga at School'

E-Safety (being safe on line) - Daily activities for helping children stay safe on line as well as providing lots of information to help parent ensure children's inline safety.

Family Zone
The Family Grapevine
Education Today

How to log on to Twinkl
Twinkl is an online learning resource that gives access to a range of resources across all subject areas. They are currently offering one month's free trial to all families in order for children to access online learning in the event of school closure.
Setting this up is really easy to do. To access this provision
1. Visit
2. Enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS
3. Go to your child's current year group
4. Resources will become available.

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