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Home Learning

There are many online resources which can support learning at home. The staff at Victoria have compiled some their favourite websites. Please click on a subject to see addresses.

General

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/
It has worksheets and resources all made by teachers.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/
Lots of fun activities related to schemes of work.

http://www.learnanywhere.co.uk/
Lots of free Powerpoints to download science history etc.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/
This has interactive resources for many subjects.

http://www.factmonster.com/
Lots of fun activities.

Science

http://www.chatburnwildlife.org.uk/frameset/home.htm
Lots of information and worksheets about different animals and plants.

http://www.healthyteeth.org/
As the address says games and information for healthy teeth.

History

The Victorians
www.victoriantimes.org
Information about Victorian times.

www.angelfire.com/journal/ggbtps/canalhistory1.htm
Website with pictures of the Berkhamsted canal.

www.show.me.uk/topicpage/Victorians.html 
Games, collections, videos, stories, homework help and family days out from museums and galleries.

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/victorians/
www.bbc.co.uk/education/dynamo/history/stepback.htm
www.bbc.co.uk/history/walk/games_index.shtml

The Vikings – Invaders and Settlers
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/vikings/
Activities and information directly linking to the schemes of work.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/vikings/
More in depth information about the Vikings.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viking
Wilkipedia’s Viking information – more challenging text.

https://www.trip.com/taking-a-trip-by-sea-viking-ships
Information about taking a trip on a Viking ship

Design Technology

Food

www.foodafactoflife.org.uk
Smart board resources for delicious dips and dippers.

www.schoolmilk.co.uk
Milk development council.

Information and Communication Technology

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/
Great fun touch typing practice.

Anti-Bullying Alliance

http://www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/anti-bullying-week/info-for-parents-and-carers/
Information for Parents and Carers

Numeracy

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/
Lots of interactive activities.

www.primarygames.co.uk
Something for all ages, great for games for a range of differnent mathematical operations.

http://www.mathszone.co.uk/
Lots of interactive maths sites and well organised for all areas of the numeracy curriculum.

http://www.teachingtables.co.uk/
Great for tables practice.

http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/quest/index.html
Lots of good maths games.

Religious Education

The Living God's Love Prayer for Schools

https://www.thomascoram.herts.sch.uk/values

NATSOC (National Society Of Church Schools)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/religion/worksheets/
Activities and worksheets about other faiths.

http://www.reonline.org.uk/
Searches for links to RE sites – comprehensive resources.

http://www.stpetersberkhamsted.org.uk/
St. Peter's website some good pictures.

http://www.gcadcymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/re/m_parry_carmarthenshire/
arteffactau/cysegrfa.htm

Hindu Shrine information.  

http://www.stalbans.anglican.org
Diocese of St Albans.  

Geography

http://www.oxfam.org.uk/coolplanet/mappingourworld/
Great website - you can flatten a globe or dig down from a country to discover where you would come up on the other side of the world.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/sysm/eco/
eco_friendly.shtml?page=index

Are you eco friendly? Good for kids.

http://www.rainforestinfo.org.au/children/chlinks.htm
Links to lots of good ecosystem and rainforest information.

http://www.ase.org/section/audience/educators
To help save energy.

Art

http://www.tuxpaint.org/download/
An excellent free painting package.
  
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/stickfigure.html
A freely downloadable program which is such fun. You make animations by 'bending' a stick man. Lots of learning potential! (Requires mouse skills).