Telephone: 01709 543194
Fax: 01709 544870

Green Arbour Road, Thurcroft, Rotherham.  S66 9DD - view location

info@thurcroftacademy.org

 

Reading

Virtual School Library - Provides online books along with reading and writing activities from a range of children's authors and illustrators. 

Rotherham Library E-Books - Free books to borrow virtually

Derbyshire Library E-Books - Free books to borrow virtually

Book Trust - Free online books and storytime (this website sometime uses links to third party sites, including YouTube, so children should not use it unsupervised).

Oxford Owl - A range of online books which include some much-loved characters. 

Story Time - A free online magazine edition (subscription is needed to access further additions)

Phonics Play - A site packed with interactive phonics games which is providing free access during national lockdown. Username: jan21  Password:home

 

Maths

TTRockstars - Children have log in details in their planner (please contact school if you do not have them). Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme where children can practise their times tables. Children can play independently or play against their friends to improve their times table recall.  

My Maths - Children have log in details in their planner (please contact school if you do not have them). Once logged in, use your individual portal code to access resources set by the class teacher. You can also chose an area to work on that you feel you would like further practise or play some of the games.

Education.com - A wide variety of different resources to promote telling the time - a life skill required by all! This site is full of exciting animated clips and interactive games to build confidence and understanding. 

ICT Games - Free educational games aimed at primary age children linked to the maths curriculum. This site also has games linked to other areas of the curriculum.

 

Wellbeing

Childline Tool Box - Offers support and calming activities if you are feeling overwhelmed or anxious 

Learn Together - The Home Learning Hub Treasure Trail is a challenge for families to complete together. There are nine challenges to complete. Each level of the challenge involves different websites and resources with thing to find, look at and try. 

ELSA - A range of free activities to support pupils with emotions and helping them with their understanding of the current situation

Young Minds - Resources for pupils and parents to support with mental health, with some specifically linked to the coronavirus outbreak.