Supporting learning at home

Below is a list of revision websites that your child can use to keep their skills sharp:

English

Here’s a website familiar to all our children! Bug club is great for reading comprehension practice: http://www.bugclub.co.uk/

This is a great resource for writing, reading and grammar. It directs you to several websites specific to your needs: http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/engindex.html

You child has a login and password to this website which homework is usually ser through.  It is highly recommended for practicing SPaG: http://www.tesspag.com/

Spelling is an important part of the SATs and this resource lists key words and rules children should be familiar with: http://www.parkfieldict.co.uk/sats/spelling.html

Your child will be set weekly spelling which they should learn for a spelling test every Wednesday

Some helpful reading comprehension practise can be completed through this website: http://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-comprehension-3.html

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from spelling games to writing tips: http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

Past SATS papers for practice: http://www.satspapers.org.uk/Page.aspx?TId=5

This website has a useful glossary of SPaG related terms: http://www.benjamin.lancsngfl.ac.uk/grammar-glossary/

 

Maths

Here’s a website familiar to all our children!  It is great for online lessons tailored to children’s levels: http://www.mymaths.co.uk/

An excellent fun website covering all the different areas of maths the children require: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z826n39

This is a great resource for all areas of maths; it directs you to several websites specific to your needs: http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/index.html

Fantastic game to sharpen those mental maths skills: http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=16&AgeGroup=3

This website covers all the skills the children need in Year 6.  Through timed questions, it challenges the children and addresses misconceptions with clear explanations: http://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6

This resource would be great for children to print out and to refer to regularly for revision. It shows key maths terms and facts: http://parkfield.edmodo.com/file/view-crocodoc-new-window?uuid=d6616018-7490-4dfb-ba5c-8f88985137d6&file_id=6657154

This game will test your mental arithmetic skills through ten challenging questions: http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/mentalmachine2.html

Website specific to telling the time and time based questions: http://www.teachingtime.co.uk/

Gut Instinct is a game that allows you to test your maths skills against others and will improve your mental maths speed and skills: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/games/gut_instinct/maths/

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from spelling games to writing tips: http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

 

Science 

An excellent fun website covering all areas of the science curriculum: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/

These are three great resources for science, packed full of links to interactive science games and other activities to make science fun:                                                                                                                                  http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/science/           http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2science.html                                             http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/science/index.html

A great website that provides a weekly revision guide.  It includes what to revise each week with links to a variety of online games to help with each section:                                                                     http://www.compare4kids.co.uk/learn.php                                                      http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

 


Books for Revision

The KS2 range of CGP books is packed full of super useful material. Study books and question books for levels, years, or for SATs preparation are available. Workout books and question books are packed full of practice questions and there are also SATs Practice Papers available.

KS2 MathsKS2 Targeted Study KS2 SATS BusterKS2 SAT Buster     KS2 EnglishKS2 English Study BookKS2 English Practice Paper

To purchase these books you can go direct to the CGP website: https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/Parent/books_ks2

Alternatively these book are available on Amazon.