Educational websites

Dear All

We are aware of the uncertainty at the moment that COVID 19 brings and would like to offer a range of free online resources that might help when working from home.

For any children and families who are self isolating, please see a list of resources below that can be accessed free of charge:


Khan Academy

Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material


BBC Learning

This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer



Learn computer programming skills - fun and free



Creative computer programming



All sorts of engaging educational videos


National Geographic

 Activities and quizzes for younger children



Learn languages for free - web or app


Mystery Science

 Free science lessons


The Kids Should See This

Wide range of cool educational videos


Crash Course

You Tube videos on many subjects


Crash Course Kids

As above for a younger


Crest Awards

Science awards you can complete from home


iDEA Awards

 Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online


Paw Print Badges

Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional



All kinds of making


Prodigy Maths

Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age


Cbeebies Radio

Listening activities for the younger ones


Nature Detectives

 A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!


British Council

 Resources for English language learning


Oxford Owl for Home

Lots of free resources for Primary age


Big History Project

Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities


Geography Games

Geography gaming!


 Blue Peter Badges

If you have a stamp and a nearby post box


 The Artful Parent

Good, free art activities


 Red Ted Art

 Easy arts and crafts for little ones


The Imagination Tree

Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest


 Toy Theater

Educational online games


 DK Find Out

Activities and quizzes



This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.