Peel Clothworkers' School

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Peel Clothworkers' Learning Links

Here we have collated a list of websites that may be useful for you to use for home learning. We will continue to add to this throughout. There are a range of resources that should help to engage your children during this time.

It is important to remember that websites often have unwanted adverts, so please keep an eye on your children whilst using these websites. You may also be able to set up child friendly internet on your tablet/computer through your browser settings.


Phonics Play

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A range of games and activities for your child.

Phonics Bloom

A range of phonics activities to support EYFS/KS1.


A new Manx company for physical and online phonics activities.

Daily sessions between 10-10:20.

Monday, Wednesday and Friday for Nursery and Reception.
Tuesday and Thursday for Year 1 & 2.

To access Actiphons, search for them on Facebook.

Letters and Sounds
This website has free printable resources that fit with your child's phonics needs.

To access, search for your child's current phonics phase on the left and click 'Resources' for the appropriate number.

Purple Mash

Open ended tools, Spelling & Grammar, Maths, Cross Curricular Projects.

Follow the link and create a free subscription.



Home challenges and task ideas.

Classroom Secrets

A variety of Maths and Reading home learning packages. You have free access to the child friendly version of the site.

Mrs. Mactivity

You can provide your email to be sent free activities and resources for support with home learning.

BBC Teach

A wide range of subject resources. Choose key stage and subject to navigate the website, or search for something you are looking for.

BBC Bitesize

Similar to above, BBC provides clips and activites for a wide range of subjects.


A teacher's favourite. Twinkl provide learning resources across all subjects and a wide range of topics, from maths problems to mindfulness colouring activities.

Twinkl is very kindly offering free access to parents during the Pandemic.

You need to create an account and use the code 'PARENTSTWINKLHELPS' to access this free offer.

Mystery Science

Free science lesson videos.

National Geographic Kids

A range of fun activities and quizzes for children linked to geography.


A way to learn computer programming skills. Fun and free.

Oxford Owl

This website offers free reading resources for children.

The Imagination Tree

Here you will find a range of art and crafts ideas and activities for young children.


Top Marks

Lots of tablet-friendly Maths games. Browse by subject and age group to find age-appropriate games.

ICT Games

A range of tablet-friendly maths games linking to the curriculum.

Maths Zone

Games for all aspects of Maths.

White Rose Maths

White Rose is our go-to for Maths Mastery learning here at Peel. They are kindly offering support for parents during this time. You will find a wide range of resources suitable for their year group.

If you wish to find what your child has been focusing on at school, look at their newsletter which should point you in the right direction.

Master the Curriculum

This Maths subscription service has made free resources for parents to use.

P.E, Mindfulness & Movement

BBC Super Movers

Dance and movement linked to the curriculum.


A wide range of movement, mindfulness and breathing videos created by child development experts. Available for free if you sign up. Lots of these videos could be particularly usesful for any children (and parents!) struggling with change and anxiety around the current situation.

Cosmic Yoga

A KS1 Favourite! This is a fun mindfulness and yoga channel with videos ranging from 5-45 minutes long. Aimed at EYFS and KS1 children.

The Body Coach

Joe Wicks has a 'Kids Workouts To Do At Home' playlist, which contains 5-10 minute long home workouts to keep kids active.

On this channel you will also find live stream classes he is doing at 9am called 'PE with Joe'.

Click the below link to find a direct link to his playlists, or explore his channel by searching The Body Coach TV on youtube. Great for parents to join in with too!

Premier League Stars

This website offers videos and activities to support Maths, Literacy, PSHE and PE.


A child-friendly way to keep children up to date with the world around them - creating opportunities to talk about the news with your children.

For pupils working from home

We are providing this as a potential resource list for parents/carers to have access to during times when schools are closed and pupils are asked to learn from home. This list is intended only to supplement, and not to replace, the work provided to pupils by Class Teachers, Subject Teachers and School Senior Management Teams. All online resources listed are free.

General– visual supports and crafts (free access code: UKTWINKLHELPS use it at

children Virtual tours of museums

Literacy Primary school resources (reading / writing and maths)


They have put together a special 2-month pack for students age 5-12 at a highly discounted rate, to provide families with the tools necessary to home educate during this time.

Their Virtual School Parent Pack has 8 weeks of lessons in reading, writing, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, phonics and keyboarding, plus 1200 printable worksheets. Everything you need to provide at-home lessons.

This bundle of educational tools is usually £30 + VAT, we have reduced this pack to £24 +VAT. This is 40% off the original prices of these teaching programs

Numeracy– maths



To support children's speech, language and communication needs, we have fast tracked the launch of our new Parent Portal to help with this. The site will provide parents (and staff) with FREE speech and language advice, resources and activities. We are very happy for you to add the link to this site to your websites and of course to direct parents and school staff to the site so they can be reassured that the support for their children, who have SLCN, doesn't have to stop once their school closes. (Building vocabulary)

This list is provided for reference purposes only and the individual sites and their contents are not affiliated with Isle of Man Educational Child Psychological Services, a Division of the Department of Education, Sport and Culture.

Subject Website Description Link
Art / Creative Art Activities with Scrapkids (live on Fridays)
Art / Creative Art resources focusing on Frida Kahlo
Art / Creative Drawing workshop with childrens illustrator Lydia Monk
Art/ Creative All Kids Network- Arts and Crafts Activities
Art/ Creative Artsology- Art Games for Kids, Arts Education Resources for Teachers, and much more!
Art/ Creative Family Fun Ideas
Art/ Creative Highlight Kids- Fun games, recipes, crafts, activities
Art/ Creative Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems
Art/ Creative Open-ended Play Activities
Art/ Creative Red Tent Art- step by step instructions on art projects including origami, 3D cards, clay pots
Art/ Creative Storytime and art artivities with children’s illustrator / writer Chris Haughton
Art/ Creative The Metropolitan Museum of Art- website for kids with videos, exhibitions and an interative map
Art/ Creative Build your own story city!
Cooking #Mission Explore- 159 activities shared from @GeoCollective book
English Audible have free children’s books to listen to including Alice in Wonderland, Winnie the Pooh, Just So Stories, Cirque du Freak , Harry Potter, and various fairy tales.
English David Walliams – Free Audio Story
English Grammaropolis- Fun Grammar Activities
English Jolly Phonics
English Oliver Jeffers’ stay at home storytime (new videos each day)
English Poem Performances by A F Harrold
English Story Time From Space- Listen to astronauts read stories from space
English Storybird- Artful Storytelling
English Young Explorers is a magazine designed specifically for young children to read along with
English Seussville- Explore the World of Dr. Seuss including video clips and games
English Unite For Literacy- Free Books to Read Together
English Booktrust- free online books and videos
English Daily writing workshop with childrens author Alex T Smith
English National Poetry Centre for Primary Schools with poems and resources
English Penguin Story Time and Classroom Read-Aloud Videos
English Storyline Online- Children’s books read by famous people
English Daily Story Starters Ideas
English National Literacy Trust -free online zone for parents seeking ideas and guidance for activities that will engage their children at home.
English Phonics Play- free resources
English Pobble 365- One picture, one teaching resource every day for teachers.
English Julie Dawn Cole (the original Veruca Salt from Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory) is reading one chapter a night from Roald Dahl’s ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ at 6pm on her Facebook page.
English Frank Cottrell-Boyce – Creative Writing Lessons for Key Stage 2. Monday to Friday at 10.00 am
English Nosy Crow- free resources such as books and poems to read
English Oxford Owl- Free ebook library for children aged 3-11
English and Maths Hamilton Learning at Home Packs
Geography Geographical Association Teaching Resources for Primary Children
Geography 30 Day Geography Drawing Challenge
Geography Fair Trade Lesson Resources
Geography Mapzone – Geography Skills and Knowledge
Geography National Geographic Learning Resources for KS1- KS2
Geography Country Reports- discover over 35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world
History BBC History KS2: The Story of Britain – Short animated films showing the story of Britain from the Mesolithic Stone Age through to Magna Carta.
History Archive of historical photographs and other documents.
History BBC History engaging videos that support the History KS2 curriculum
History The Great Fire of London- fun online game and information to learn about the historical event. Ideal for KS1.
ICT Code Camp World- Coding support
ICT Kidable- Coding for 4-10 Year Olds
ICT Online Safety Primary Packs
ICT Scratch – Learn Coding
ICT Tynker- Coding For Kids
Maths Maths home schooling by Carol Vorderman
Maths Beast Academy – online Maths resources
Maths Bedtime Math- Fun Maths Activities
Maths Kids Numbers- Maths Games
Maths Maths Frame- KS2 Maths Games and Worksheets
Maths CoolMath4Kids – Maths Games
Maths Math Game Time- Maths Games
Maths White Rose Maths- Free maths lessons for home learning from Early Years to Year 8
Maths White Rose Maths on Facebook – Free Maths Lesson Every Day
Maths Spot on With Numbers
Maths Free maths resources and support
Maths Mathsticks – maths resources and games
Modern Foreign Languages Primary Modern Foreign Languages Resources
Modern Foreign Languages Rachel Hawkes – Primary Language Learning Website
Modern Foreign Languages Rosetta Stone- free access to Rosetta Stone for Students for the next three months
Music Virtual Musical Instruments -Lets kids play instruments online. Instruments include the guitar, piano, pan flute, drums, and bongos
Music BBC Bring the Noise- Online music activities for age 4-7
Music Explore pieces of classical music with lesson plans and ideas for Early Years/KS1
Music Active Music – free access with the the discount code ‘ GIFT
Music BBC- Ten Pieces Party Live Session – Music for KS2
Music BBC – Ten Pieces and the Nutcracker- Live Lesson for 7-11s , full of dance, movement and characterisation.
Music BBC- Anna Meredith – Connect It. Music made by people using their bodies as instruments.
Music BBC- Music / Science KS2: House of Sound. Explore the science of sound, music and musical instruments
Music Quaver Music- free music resources and a platform for music teachers to deliver digital lessons
News Newsround- News Channel for Children
Physical Activity Cosmic Kids Yoga on Facebook- for Yoga, Mindfullness, and relaxation
Physical Activity PE Lessons by Joe Wicks on YouTube
Physical Activity Physical Activity Ideas
Physical Activity Physical Education Home Learning Challenges
Religious Education Religious Education free resources- KS1-KS4
Religious Education Save Religious Education – Free resources and support
Science CLEAPSS (supporting practical science and technology)
Science Climate Kids by NASA – covers a wide range of topics including weather, climate, atmosphere, water, energy, plants, and animals
Science Natural history with Chris Packam live – updated daily
Science Science Fun at Home- activities for children to have some fun with science at home
Science Science Podcasts
Science SciShow Kids – YouTube Channel with videos exploring all those curious topics that make us ask “why?”
Science Science Kids- free games, fun experiments, quizzes, and teaching resources for KS2 and KS3.
Science Switch Zoo- Animal Games and Resources to Learn About Animal Habitats
Science Hamilton Trust – Science resources for Primary
Science Follow Steve Backshall on Twitter (from World’s Deadly 60) for videos and updates about nature, wildlife, science and geography.
Science STEM- online support and resources for during the current situation
Science Science with Maddie Moate
Science CLEAPPS (Consortium of Local Education Authorities for the Provision of Science Services) have collated a list of fun experiments that can be provided to parents for pupils to do at home.
Science The Everyday Scientist Programme- a new up and coming scheme of work aimed at developing science capital within Primary Education.
Science WWF- Educetional activities to enjoy from home
Various Outschool- Learning Resources for ages 3-18
Various Breakout Edu- Education Online Games
Various Gridclub -Educational Online Games
Various Khan Academy- free educational resources
Various Learnincolour- Free Primary education websites for Homeschooling
Various Smithsonian Institute- Learning Resources and Games for Kids
Various Teachit Primary resources (free until the end of April)
Various Twinkl – Home learning & school closure packs
Various We Are Teachers- Free Learning Resources and Downloads
Various BBC Bitesize- support for various school topics
Various BBC Teach – Curriculum-mapped video resources for KS1
Various BBC Teach – Curriculum-mapped video resources for KS2
Various Discovery Education – Resources for Primary Schools
Various E-Learning For Kids- Free and Fun Digital Education for Kids World Wide
Various PBS Learning- free learning materials for Children across a variety of subjects- contains information and videos
Various Turtle Diary- Educational and Fun Games For Kids
Various BBC Live lessons – a Range of Live Lessons and Fun Videos for Primary Children
Various Search Engine created by a primary teacher
Various Classroom Secrets- free interactive resources and home learning for children
Various TTS- free curriculum-focused activity book with over 40 home learning activities all planned and all prepared! KS1 and KS2 versions available.
Various Century Tech – English, maths and science resources for primary and secondary students.
Wellbeing Cosmic Kids Yoga on Youtube- for Yoga, Mindfullness, and relaxation
Wellbeing Primary School’s Wellbeing Booklet with Activities Link to follow
Wellbeing Dave the Dog is worried about corona virus – story to support children Link to follow
Wellbeing Corona Virus – Information for Children Link to follow
Wellbeing Coronavirus: wellbeing activity ideas for schools
Wellbeing School Gardening- Bringing the sunshine inside. Activities for Primary aged children.