Quinton Church Primary School

Together with Christ

Hagley Road West, Birmingham, West Midlands B32 1AJ

0121 675 4422

head@quinton.bham.sch.uk

Learning Zone

 Art  Educational Sites  History  Language
 Design Technology  Geography  ICT  Literacy
 Maths  Music  PE  Science

 

Art

www.nationalgallery.org.uk/collection/default_online.htm            

The entire collection - online!

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Design Technology

www.howstuffworks.com      

A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies            

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

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Education Sites

www.thegrid.org.uk

The public pages from Hertfordshire Education.

www.dcfs.gov.uk/index.htm            

The main site for the Department Children, Schools & Families.

www.nc.uk.net/home.html            

National Curriculum online.

www.learn.co.uk            

The Guardian Education site is full of content for teachers, parents and children.         

www.bbc.co.uk/learning/index.shtml            

Contains a range of interactive sites for Primary Pupils - check out SPYWATCH and The Romans.

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Geography

www.ordsvy.gov.uk            

Free and Fun section of the OS site for children.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/barnabybear      

Supports KS1 QCA Geography Unit 5: Where in the world is Barnaby Bear?

www.channel4.com/essentials            

Follow the links to  explore key geography issues - linked to the QCA scheme and   including worksheets and topic-specific image banks.

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History

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/victorians

Children in Victorian Britain covers KS2 QCA History Unit 11.

www.vam.ac.uk            

The Victoria and Albert Museum better known as The V&A.

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ICT

www.howstuffworks.com/             A site jam packed full of useful information on how everything works             including the INTERNET!

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Languages

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryfrench            

Beginners' French for 10-11 year olds. Content also relevant to KS2 QCA Units 1-6.

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Literacy

www.sebastianswan.org.uk/index.html      

Suitable for KS1 with lots of activities.

www.eric-carle.com            

The official Eric Carle website – features 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' and 'The Red Fox'.

www.peterrabbit.co.uk            

The world of Beatrix Potter tells us about the life of the author and the characters in her books.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies            

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo

DynaMo Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship            

Aimed at children preparing for KS1 National Tests in English.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey            

Can be used in the literacy hour for reception year and year 1.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures            

Learning phonics can be used as part of the literacy hour for years 1, 2 and 3 with interactive games suitable for whole class work using an interactive whiteboard.

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Maths

www.nrich.maths.org.uk            

A really rich resource, for extending students, with new activities each month; use the Archive to find activities and solutions from previous months.

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies            

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime            

Number Time activities a lot into the Numeracy Framework for reception year and years 1 and 2.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship            

Aimed at children preparing for KS1 National Tests in Maths .

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Music

www.singup.org          

Contains a bank of songs children can sing with accompanying lyrics & music as well as lots of fun ideas that can be used to stimulate singing across the entire curriculum.

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PE

www.olympic.org/uk/index_uk.asp      

The site for all information on the Olympic movement.

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Science

www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies            

Activities and games based on CBeebies characters such as the Teletubbies, Fimbles, Tweenies and Bob the Builder. Aimed at ages up to 6.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/dynamo            

DynaMo Literacy, numeracy and science games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? Designed for home use.

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