Parents have asked us to put information online to help you when you are at home with your child/ren. We are often asked how you can help them more at home or that you are unsure of what you can do to support your child/ren.
So here are some great resources to help you.
This link will take you to Oxford Owls where there is a variety of videos demonstrating how school teaches your children maths. As well as ways you can help them.
Place Value - how to videos
Reading at Home
This link will bring you to videos on supporting your children with reading and comprehension skills.
This link will take you to Oxford Owls where you will find a wealth of information to help you. It's split into year groups and age ranges. There are parents guides as well as practical activities to do with your child.
This link will take you to a library of hundreds of free books that your child can read on a tablet, or other mobile device. You do have to register but it is free.
Spelling and Phonics
How to videos to help you with phonics at home.
This link will take you to resources and information to help you with spellings at home including games to play.
This is a blog about Five creative ways to help your child learn their spellings
Grammar and Punctuation
This link has great videos to support you at home helping your children with Grammar and Punctuation. The videos are half way down the page.
Lots of advice in helping your child write at home, including a video on handwriting.
Encouraging creative writing at home with free resources to download and a blog with tips.
These are the national tests that children in Year 2 and Year 6 take in May every year.
Here are are some links to give you more information and how you can support your child.
Year 2 SATs