Primary Home Learning

Subject Year Group Where can I find it? As a minimum, we recommend that each child spends the following time utilising the recommended online resources
PHONICS Reception-year 4

At City of Birmingham School we use Read Write Inc. to teach phonics.  Read Write Inc. are putting on a daily 10 minute phonics lesson for pupils.

• Set 1 Speed Sounds 9.30 am (BST) - for children in Reception and children who are new to English

• Set 2 Speed Sounds 10.00 am - for children in Reception that can read Set 1 Speed Sounds and for children in Year 1, 2 and 3

• Set 3 Speed Sounds 10.30 am - for children in Year 1, 2, 3 and 4 that can read Set 2 Speed Sounds

These lessons can be found on the Read Write Inc. YouTube Channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

For free phonics eBooks that support the Read Write Inc. programme, and for more parental support around phonics, please head to https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/reading-schemes-oxford-levels/read-write-inc-phonics-guide/.

30 minutes each day
Reading

Reception-year 4

Story time with Nick are films of well-loved stories read by Nick Cannon, a trained actor, teacher and trainer and a wonderful storyteller. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

Minimum of 3 times per week
Year 5 and 6

Listen to stories written and read by David Walliams

https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

Minimum of 3 times per week
Reading and writing All years

urple Mash offers lots of resources for all aspects of the curriculum, including English. Each week, a selection of daily activities is produced on different subjects, including comprehension and grammar.

https://2simple.com/free-access/

3 x 40 minute sessions each week
Maths All years

At City of Birmingham School we follow a mastery approach to teaching maths.

White Rose maths have set up free online learning and resources that follow the same style of teaching that our pupils are used to.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

4 x 40 minute session each week
Science All years

Daily science lessons will be published here for every primary aged pupil

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

3 x 30 minute sessions each week
PE All years

9.00am – join in with Joe Wicks for a 30 minute, fun workout

https://www.youtube.com/thebodycoachtv

Daily
History and Geography Year 3,4, 5 and 6

From animals and geography to science, nature and history, there are lots of facts and activities to be learnt

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/category/discover/

2 x 30 minutes sessions per week
Fun activities and crafts All years

A wide range of activities to follow or create using items that can be found at home

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/home-is-good/

3 x 30 minute sessions per week

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