Useful Weblinks

MATHS WEBSITES

Hit the Button – https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
This website uses 1-minute ‘tests’ on times tables, division facts, doubling and halving and number bonds.

http://www.timestables.me.uk/printable-pdf-quiz-generator.htm – if you still need some practice with times tables.

http://mathszone.co.uk/ – interactive maths games.

Cool Games at: http://www.coolmath-games.com/

http://www.kidsmathgamesonline.com/
http://www.mad4maths.com/ – Fun Maths games and advice for KS2.

Oxford Owl – https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/advice-for-parents/maths-at-home/ In their ‘For Home’ section, there are more ideas of ways to support your child’s Maths learning at home through bringing Maths into everyday activities.

A variety of interactive maths games and activities: http://resources.woodlands.kent.sch.uk/maths/index.html

Play a version of the ‘Countdown’ game at: http://resources.woodlands.kent.sch.uk/maths/countdown/index.htm – great for practising calculation and playing with the family

http://nrich.maths.org/ – Can be hard to navigate but rich in puzzles.

Try a puzzle a day at: http://www.transum.org/software/sw/starter_of_the_day/index.htm

ENGLISH WEBSITES

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/literacy.shtml

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/games – games to help primarily with grammar

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/literacy/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/spellits/index.shtml

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Interactive.aspx?cat=46

http://primarygamesarena.com/Years/Year-5#English

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

http://www.grammar-monster.com/ – A very comprehensive page full of the different aspects of grammar. There’s also some challenging tests which can be taken interactively on-screen.