Remote Leaning / Educational Resources
We understand the importance of supporting our students through their educational journey and we are aware our parents need support as they encourage their children to learn at home, especially at this time. We have provided the below list to help you find online, free resources from years 2 up to year 11. If you need any futher assistance please do not hesitate to contact The Brookfield School.
BKSB an online platform for years 9,10 and 11 providing learning materials and activities for GCSE's and Functional skills. Logins have been sent to students school email addresses and it is password to log in student will be prompted to change the password.
Be Ready for years 9, 10 and 11 a careers based online platform with activities and learning materials based on careers and future planning. login information has been sent to student emails with passwords, if you have any questions please contact Lauren - firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
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.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
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.
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.
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.
Help primary school children continue their education during coronavirus (COVID-19) - GOV.UK
This guide highlights what are the risks of kids being online, and how do you keep your children safe online to name a few.
Gatekeeper Educational Ltd
Wonderful Wildlife free resources and many outdoor activities.