Online learning


20th March 2020 newsletter

St Peter’s School Guide to Learning at Home


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 –

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

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

Age Description
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 All ages Aberdeen City Council EAL website  Primary English and maths games  All ages Learn new vocabulary and complete grammar games  All ages Lots of free online games, songs, stories and activities for children Primary Reading games 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. All ages Sign in with your google id and complete reading tasks to earn trophies.  All ages A variety of resources  All ages A variety of resources All ages Games and activities to improve English language All ages Vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing lessons All ages Free resources just now but normally a cost.
E-Library Age 3- 11 Free e-books  Primary e-books in different languages  All ages A variety of stories  Primary Award winning children’s literacy website. Books and follow up activities  Primary Classic children’s stories  Primary Fairytales, stories, poems and songs  Primary A variety of stories Ages 1 -13 A colourful website for online reading  Pre-school Animated and interactive books

For more ideas please look at these links: