20/4/20 UPDATE - Department For Education Message
Coronavirus (COVID 19): list of online education resources for home education
"We have brought together an initial list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home. These websites have been identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages." These can be found by following This Link
Work will be uploaded by your class teacher on a weekly basis and will be ready on Monday morning. Where appropriate, files will be uploaded as a pdf (.pdf) and word (.doc) if you are able to complete the activities using the free Office 365 download (bottom of page).
Literacy resources (ebooks and spelling) available including Read Write Inc books
Click on the Picture below or follow this link https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/
Click on (My Class login) and enter the Username and Password you received.
You will then have access to a range of age appropriate resources for your child to access. See Below: Ebooks - A range of books for different abilities. With the option to have the book read to you. Spelling - Extra spelling activities for each year group.
MyBookBlog is an online resource designed to enhance children's journey through books. Children read a book at home and complete the activities on MyBookBlog.
Home learning Packs
A number of educational websites have offered free home learning packs for pupils that can be accessed by following the links below. Activities include a wide range of topics and types (paper based and practical). They do not need to be printed and activities can be seen on screen and completed in books or on paper.
Office 365 tools
Access to Word, Powerpoint. Excel and many more tools
How to get Office at home
NOTE! You should uninstall any other version of Microsoft Office you have on your device before you begin installation. Make sure you have permission before you begin.
On PCs and Macs
- Log into Hwb on your personal device.
- Launch Office 365.
- Install Office.
On tablets and phones
Simply sign into mobile apps with your Hwb username (e.g. BloggsJ@Hwbcymru.net) and password.
Minecraft for Education
Free Download of Minecraft - adapted for Educational Purposes
How to get Minecraft: Education Edition at home
- Go to education.minecraft.net
- Choose 'Support' and 'Download'.
- Once installed, log in with your Hwb username (e.g. BloggsJ@Hwbcymru.net) and password.
Further guidance can be found in the Hwb Support Centre.
Download the App from the App Store, and log in with your Hwb username (e.g. BloggsJ@Hwbcymru.net) and password.
Further information can be found from Minecraft.