Some Useful Websites

We've collected some really good websites. Some help with eSafety, some sites will help with some of the work done in class and a few others are just sites we thought you'd find interesting.

Games

Looking to practice what you have been doing in class? Try these websites:

  • BBC Schools - playing games whilst everyone thinks your learning, what could be better?
  • KS1 BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize has some excellent games to support practice for SATs
  • KS2 BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize has some excellent games to support practice for SATs
  • British Council Learn English wesbite
  • CBEEBIES
  • Cruxhoe Primary School - links to sites to support learning and some fun games.
  • Haring Kids - activities and games
  • ICT Games - Maths and Literacy tools and games for all ages.
  • Math Playground - use your maths knowledge to play some great games
  • Oxford Owl - reading activities for ages 3-11 and maths activities for ages 3-7. There is online access to 250 free eBooks. 
  • Phonics Play - games we play in school to help younger children use sounds to read. Parents will also find some useful information to help support their children. 
  • The Kidz Page - free games to help with learning. Both online and games to print.
  • Top Marks - You will find some super Maths and Literacy games to help practice skills taught in class.
  • Woodlands Junior School - some brilliant links for lots of different subjects and topics. 

Here are some links to websites that we use to help the infant children get better at sounding out words and spelling.

e-Safety

Links for Children

There are lots of great things to do on the Internet from playing games, looking for something for school, listening to music, watching video clips or just looking for cool stuff. But you also need to know how to stay safe online and what to do if you come across something you don't like.

  • Think U Know for 5 to 7 year olds - 5, 6 or 7? This website has been set up just for you, to help you go on the internet in a safe way and know who to talk to if you are worried.
  • Think U Know for 8 to 10 year olds - showing you what's good, look at what’s not and show you ways you can get yourself out of bad situations.
  • Kids Smart - gives advice on how to stay safe on the Internet, whatever you are doing including searching for information, playing games, listening to music and entering competitions. 
  • CBBC Stay Safe: Advice on Internet Safety - includes interactive clips from Tracy Beaker, a Newsround Special and Dongle's Guide to be SMART.

Links for parents and carers

Using the internet can make learning fun, fast and easy. Whether researching a school project, chatting with frends or playing a game, you can help your child surf safely and feel confident about learning online. The following sites offer help to keeping you and your child safe online:

  • BBC Webwise online safety course - this site gives advice on not only keeping your child safe, but also gives tips on what adults should be doing for themselves too.
  • Think U Know - Parents and Carers - produced by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP). Their site offers really good advice on keeping your child safe online.
  • DirectGov Internet Safety - offering advice on Cyberbullying, Social Netwroking, downloading files and online gaming as well as general advice on keeping your child safe online.
  • PACE (Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation) - This e learning gives parents the knowledge and information to be confident in recognising and tackling this abuse.
  • Online Safety Information Pack for Parents, NSPCC - hosted on the Lincolnshire County Council website this pdf guide had been created to reassure you, and give you the information and advice you’ll need to keep your child safe online. 

Inclusion

  • Keep them safe - free online course to help parents to protect their children against sexual exploitation

Other sites

We are always looking to add new things to the website, so please keep coming back to see what is new. If you have come across a website that you think we would be interested in, then please pass it on.