Science Activities To Do At Home
Crest Awards are managed by the British Science Association. They have produced packs containing experiments that can be done at home with varying levels of adult support. They cover all areas of the science curriculum from Year 1 to Year 6. There are two packs available, "Sta Challenges" (5-7 years) and "SuperStar Challenges" (7-11 years). Unfortunately, these packs are too large to upload to our website, so the link to where they can be found is below:
Brain engaging fun games to test your knowledge for 6 year olds to adults. Learn the countries of the world, capital cities, flags, rivers, continents etc. You choose the area - the World, Europe, Africa, Asia etc.
Discover lots of fun facts about the natural world for ages 6-13. Option to subscribe to their magazine.
Discover the best stories from England's past by visiting the English Heritage site. There are lots of videos, podcasts, quizzes and historical how-tos.
You can delve into your favourite period in history on BBC Bitesze or BBC History for Kids
Oxfordshire School Games At Home
At the moment it is tricky to run the School Games, but the Oxfordshire School Games at home - Sock Fest! has been launched to keep you all active at home.
Every 2 weeks you can visit this page and find a sock themed 'Physical Challenge' and a 'Cultural activity' based on the School Games values of: Teamwork, Passion, Self-belief, Determination, Respect, Honesty.
What other skills can you learn over the next few weeks?
Remaining Active While Ensuring Safe Social Distancing
Guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services say that children and adolescents age 6 and older need at least an hour a day of physical activity. Most of the hour should be either moderate or vigorous aerobic activity. It is going to become increasingly important to keep families active during the coming weeks as social distancing continues. below are some great links that will assist your family in remaining fit and healthy while working from home.