Sooper Books is a trusted online library for 4-12 year olds bringing award-winning children's stories to schools and families across the UK at the touch of a button.
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In response to the ongoing situation, PhonicsPlay have suspended subscription and this site is free to use for children at home during this period. To access resources all you need to do is log on using the following details: Username: march20 Password: home www.phonicsplay.co.uk www.phonicsplaycomics.co.uk - free decodable comics useful at a time when you can't physically exchange your children's reading books.
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Classroom Secrets have created home learning packs to ensure your children continue to learn during any school closure. These have been downloaded and added under the relevant year groups above.
The live cameras allow visual access to Edinburgh zoo's panda, penguins, koalas and tigers.
The Muddle Puddle Teacher website are now offering free access to all of their resources for one month, due to the coronavirus. They may be extending this if necessary. Its a fantastic, resourceful website with lots ideas to keep children active whilst learning.
Explore the world at your fingertips . . . A comprehensive range of virtual tours you can take with your children, adventure all over the world from the confines of your own home. A fantastic resource, a wealth of travel, geographical and historical knowledge to incorporate into your days.
The British Museum, London Why not experience The British Museum in the comfort of your own home. This iconic museum located in the heart of London allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies. You can also find hundreds of artifacts on the museum’s virtual tour.
Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska This virtual tour lets you explore glaciers, fjords, and icebergs located in the Alaskan wilderness. Descend into an icy crevasse, kayak through majestic icebergs, and even see how a glacier melts and the effects that climate change has on this frozen terrain. Kenai Fjords has over 40 glaciers in the Harding Icefield, and the tour begins with a peek into Exit Glacier, one of the only accessible glaciers by road within the national park.
Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii One of the most popular national parks in Hawaii is now totally accessible online. This virtual tour lets you explore the Nahuku Lava Tube, which is a cave formed by flowing lava, which can drain lava from a volcano during an eruption. On the tour, you can also enjoy the stunning view from the volcanic coastal cliffs, “fly” over an active volcano, and see the effects of an eruption from 1959.
Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico Located in the Chihuahuan Desert of southern New Mexico, this popular park has over 100 caves. On this virtual tour, you can take a walk through the fascinating caverns, view incredible rock formations, and even see thousands of bats who live in the cave system. You can even “experience” life as a bat thanks to this park’s impressive simulation.
Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah The beautiful, red and orange hoodoos of this famous desert landscape are now on full display, even if you’re in your living room. This virtual tour centered on Sunset Point lets you enjoy the star-filled night sky from this Dark Sky certified national park, get up close and personal with the park’s unique rock formations, and even take a horseback ride through the canyon from the comfort of your own home.
Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida This remote and severely underrated park is located 70 miles west of Key West. Thanks to this virtual tour, you no longer have to book a seaplane or boat to get there. Visit the Civil War-era Fort Jefferson, swim through the third largest coral reef in the world, and even take an exploratory dive into a shipwreck from 1907.