• Online Learning Resources

    BBC Learning

    Online learning, support and advice from the BBC. Includes information on current BBC campaigns and links to free resources to use with your learners


    Teach From Home

    A temporary hub of information and tools to help teachers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis


    Enhance Digital Learning Platforms

    Digital Learning Modules


    Khan Academy

    Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material


    Futurelearn

    Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account)


    Seneca

    For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material


    Openlearn

    Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people


    Blockly

    Learn computer programming skills - fun and free


    Scratch

    Creative computer programming


    Ted Ed

    All sorts of engaging educational videos


    National Geographic Kids

    Activities and quizzes for younger kids


    Duolingo

    Learn languages for free. Web or app


    Mystery Science

    Free science lessons


    The Kids Should See This

    Wide range of cool educational videos


    Crash Course

    You Tube videos on many subjects


    Crash Course Kids

    As above for a younger audience


    Crest Awards

    Science awards you can complete from home


    iDEA Awards

    Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online


    Paw Print Badges

    Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional


    Tinkercad

    All kinds of making


    Prodigy Maths

    Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age


    Cbeebies Radio

    Listening activities for the younger ones


    Nature Detectives

    A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!


    British Council

    Resources for English language learning


    Oxford Owl for Home

    Lots of free resources for Primary age


    Big History Project

    Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities


    Geography Games

    Geography gaming!


    Blue Peter Badges

    If you have a stamp and a nearby post box


    The Artful Parent

    Good, free art activities 


    Red Ted Art

    Easy arts and crafts for little ones


    The Imagination Tree

    Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest


    Toy Theater

    Educational online games


    DK Find Out

    Activities and quizzes


    Twinkl

    This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.


    Pearson 

    Free 90 day access to some of its digital learning resources


    Unifrog 

    Bank of free offline resources related to distance learning and working independently


    Young Enterprise 

    They have made toolkits available. Each toolkit contains a range of resources and activities for children and young people added 4-19.


    Amazing Apprenticeship

    This booklet contains a range of ideas to support you as individuals, your apprentices and the colleagues that you work with.