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Learning Resources

Listed below are a number of links to learning resources which may be useful at home.

Espresso

Resources for all subjects across Foundation to Key Stage 2, including engaging short videos, weekly news bulletins, interactive games and fact files.

 

Busythings 

An educational resource with fun characters and colourful settings where children love to play fun educational games and activities (please see your child's contact book for login and password).

 

Year 5 have been learning about codes and codebreaking. On this site there is information about different types of codes and related games 

 

KidRex 

A safe search engine for children.

 

typing test

Various games to improve your typing speed.

 

 LightBot 

A programming puzzle game which is fun and introduces the principles of programming. Easy way for kids to learn concepts such as loops and if-then statements without typing or coding. 

 

Sprite Box

Run and jump into coding! SpriteBox is a unique puzzle-platformer; a mix of exploration and learning to code. By giving Sprite programs of instructions to follow, you can advance through unique worlds and help free Sprite's bottled-up friends.

 

Isle Of Tune 

A music sequencer with a twist as it is visual as well as aural.

 

Scratch 

Program your own interactive stories, game and animations.

 

TVO Kids 

Educational games for children aged 2 to 11.

 

Snap 

A visual, drag-and-drop programming language. It is an extended reimplementation of Scratch.

 

CBBC Stay safe 

Learn how to stay safe online the fun way with Hacker and Dodge, the Dixi crew, Bobby Lockwood, the Horrible Histories gang and more!

 

Studio Code 

Hours of code for all ages, using familiar characters.

 

 

 

 

 

Software

http://scratch.mit.edu/scratch_1.4/

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/scratchjr/id895485086?ls=1&mt=8

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/

http://www.libreoffice.org/download/libreoffice-fresh/

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-live/movie-maker

https://www.apple.com/uk/mac/imovie/