Learning Zone

The internet has so many great websites to support pupil learning. Here are just a few of them.

CBeebies

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Games, stories and updates on every under-six's essential viewing.

Haring Kids

www.haringkids.com

Wonderful interactive site by Keith Haring, an artist who loved children - activities, stories, animations and an addictive online colouring book.

www.colouring-book.info
Loads of downloadable colouring sheets for younger pupils.

Need2Know

www.need2know.co.uk

Sound, straightforward and well-judged advice for children and teenagers.

How Stuff Works

www.howstuffworks.com

Engaging encyclopaedia of the modern (and not so modern) world, with good illustrations and clear text.

K2xl

www.k2xl.com

Addictive series of Flash games including the hypnotically soothing Boomshine.

Mr Men

www.mrmen.com

Videos, games, stories and more from 24 of Roger Hargreaves' unbeatable creations.

Nickelodeon

www.nick.com

Play games, share your avatar, download screensavers and catch up on your favourite cartoon characters at the Mecca of TV cartoondom. Plus Nick Junior (www.nickjr.co.uk), customised for pre-schoolers.

Seussville

www.seussville.com
A gentle celebration of all things Cat In The Hat.

Switch Zoo

switchzoo.com/zoo.htm
From a calligator to a dogophant, create crazy new animals online.

Guinness World Records

www.guinnessworldrecords.com

Searchable database of record-breaking feats - but only some, of course, they still want you to buy the book.

Innocent Kids

www.innocentkids.co.uk

Great series of games and activities from the smoothies people.

Cool Reads

www.cool-reads.co.uk

Ten- to 15-year-olds pick and review their favourite books. More than 2,000 entries and growing.

Funology

www.funology.com

From Brain Drains to Boredom Busters, jokes, games and interesting factoids - with a little learning along the way.

Top Marks

www.topmarks.co.uk

Well designed and good fun reference site for all those homework queries.

Ask Kids

www.askkids.com

For all those unanswered questions!

Learning Sites

www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk

Absolutely loads of useful learning games and information.

www.purplemash.com

Home access through your personal log in. All those 2simple programs for you at home and school.

www.jointhepod.org

For eco-school ideas and games.

www.mad4maths.com

For free fun maths activities.

www.mathschamps.co.uk

For free fun maths activities.

www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Great for times tables practice.

www.oxfordowl.co.uk

For literacy and maths activities.

www.pownallgreen.stockport.sch.uk/helping-your-child-with-maths

For supporting children in maths at home across all primary ages.

 

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