St Francis C.E. Primary School

St Francis C.E. Primary School

  • “Governors share the passion of senior leaders to secure the best possible outcomes for pupils.”OFSTED June 2016
  • “Relationships between teachers and pupils are excellent.”OFSTED June 2016
  • “Teachers make activities fun and relevant, which captures pupils' interests and ensures their good learning.”OFSTED June 2016
  • “There is a strong and positive ethos in the school.”OFSTED June 2016
  • “Pupils make good progress across the school, particularly in writing and mathematics.”OFSTED June 2016
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Learn At Home - Helpful Information and Links

We have set up this page to enable parents to access "learning at home" activities when your child is unable to be in school due to the ongoing health concerns worldwide in regards to COVID-19.

Please go to your child's class page to access the relevant resources for your child - these will be updated on a weekly basis. 

EYFS (Nursery and Reception) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Robins-Learn-At-Home/

Sparrows (Year 1) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Sparrows-Learn-At-Home/

Magpies (Year 1/2) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Magpies-Learn-At-Home/

Red Kites (Year 2) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Red-Kites-Learn-At-Home/

Puffins (Year 3) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Puffins-Learn-At-Home/

Owls (Year 3/4) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Owls-Learn-At-Home/

Kingfishers (Year 4/5) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Kingfishers-Learn-At-Home/

Ravens (Year 5/6) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Ravens-Learn-At-Home/

Falcons (Year 6) - https://www.st-francis.oxon.sch.uk/Falcons-Learn-At-Home/

 Visit Museums, galleries and zoos WITHOUT LEAVING YOUR HOME!

Useful Websites full of free resources

Below are some useful links which are offering free resources throughout this time. These may support with helping with your child's learning and are full of resources you can use both now and in the future.

The Great Indoors

The Scouts have put together a fantastic free resource full of fun activities you can complete indoors or safely at this time. 

https://www.scouts.org.uk/the-great-indoors/

Times Table Rockstars

Each child has their own account. Please contact your child's class teacher if you need their username and password. 

https://play.ttrockstars.com/

 

David Walliams

Each day at 11am David Walliams will be releasing a short story from one of his books which is available to listen to free on his website:

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

Oliver Jeffers

Oliver Jeffers, one of Miss McDermott's favourite authors, has been uploading a story a day onto his website that children and parents can enjoy for free! He has lots of fantastic picture books that are enjoyable for both children and adults! 

https://www.oliverjeffers.com/abookaday/

TWINKL

Twinkl has both a teacher and a parent section. They offer resources for each area of the curriculum and give good explanations as to how to use the materials online. Many schools use this regularly and their work is pitched at a good level. 

www.twinkl.co.uk/offer

 

Classroom Secrets

This website is offering a free subscription whilst schools are shut. You can either download packs of work without registering or you can sign up to access their interactive resources.

https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/

 

The Maths Factor

Carol Vorderman's website usually charges £2 per week but they are currently offering this online learning network for free. It is full of various Maths games and challenges.

https://www.themathsfactor.com/

 

Scholastic

This American website has lots of great texts and questions linked to the texts available for free! They have a new resources for each day of school closures and are offering a wide range of books to read online for free. Well worth a look! 

Reception and Year 1: https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-prek-k.html

Year 2 and Year 3: https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-1-2.html

Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6:  https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome/grades-3-5.html

 National Geographic for Kids

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

Lots of interesting facts and fun things to research on anything Georgraphical!