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20th March 2020 newsletter

St Peter’s School Guide to Learning at Home

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I hope the links above will help children and their families to access the learning materials that all teachers are posting on the Google classrooms during this period.

Please remember that we are here to support you in any way – stpeters@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Our colleagues at Aberdeen City English as an  Additional Language Unit have provided the following links on their webpage. For updates and additional advice to support your children with their English, please visit their homepage https://acceal.org.uk/

Here are recommended apps, websites and e-library pages for Primary pupils to use at home.

Age Description
Apps
Teach Your Monster to Read All ages Reading app which is free to download (normally £4.99)
Spelling City All ages Spelling which is free at the moment. Use code VSCFree90 (normally around £50 per year)
Doodoo Lite All ages An app to practise writing spelling words
CBeebies Story Time Primary Building vocabulary, stories, sequencing and questions
Sight words and Phonics Reading Primary For letter sounds and reading
Websites
https://acceal.org.uk/ All ages Aberdeen City Council EAL website
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/  Primary English and maths games
https://www.gamestolearnenglish.com/  All ages Learn new vocabulary and complete grammar games
https://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/  All ages Lots of free online games, songs, stories and activities for children
https://www.roythezebra.com/ Primary Reading games
https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/alphablocks Early Primary Watch as the letters of the alphabet tell stories and make words using phonics. Play the learning game, watch clips and print colouring pages.
https://readtheory.org/auth/login All ages Sign in with your google id and complete reading tasks to earn trophies.
https://www.scoilnet.ie/  All ages A variety of resources
http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/  All ages A variety of resources
http://www.eslgamesworld.com/ All ages Games and activities to improve English language
https://www.englishclub.com/ All ages Vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing lessons
https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ All ages Free resources just now but normally a cost.
E-Library
https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ Age 3- 11 Free e-books
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/  Primary e-books in different languages
http://www.read.gov/kids/  All ages A variety of stories
https://www.storylineonline.net/  Primary Award winning children’s literacy website. Books and follow up activities
http://mrsp.com/  Primary Classic children’s stories
https://www.storynory.com/  Primary Fairytales, stories, poems and songs
https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html  Primary A variety of stories
https://magicblox.com/ Ages 1 -13 A colourful website for online reading
https://www.storyplace.org/  Pre-school Animated and interactive books

For more ideas please look at these links:
http://ealhighland.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/websites-for-EAL.xlsx
http://www.amazingeducationalresources.com/

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen