Supporting my child's learning
Below you will find links to a number of websites where you can find further information to support your child's learning.
Please don't hesitate to contact your child's teacher if you have any questions.
Websites supporting learning:
Maths - No Problem! Parent videos Great advice in the form of short films about how and why MNP learning works!
myON Reading website Children can read books online and complete comprehension quizzes that are age appropriate and at their reading level.
Oxford Owl website Advice about supporting your child's reading and access to online reading books.
Phonics The Letters and Sounds website has a number of games, activities and advice to help you support your child's phonic learning. Ask your child's teacher if you're not sure which phase!
Charanga Music Children at The Beacon all have a secure log on and can access music curriculum activities on line. Coming soon!
Supporting pre-school age and young children. Tiny Happy People is a BBC website with family-friendly resources and advice to help you give your child the best start in life and build communication skills.
Websites about safeguarding, including online safety:
CEOP Child Exploitation and Online Protection website has a wealth of information, advice about websites, internet and related terminology and the opportunity to report inappropriate online content or actions. Scroll all the way down their home page. They have also included some new Home Activity Packs to support parents during COVID-19 and the school closure period.
Childnet Stay safe online. Information for Primary aged children can be found here. Information for parents is accessed here - regular updates to help us all stay aware and help our children stay safe.
Childline Internet support for young people.
Devon Safeguarding Children's Board Local advice and information.
Internet Matters - provides age-specific online safety checklists, guides on how to set parental controls on a range of devices, and a host of practical tips to help children get the most our of their digital world.
UK Safer Internet Centre Support and advice to help families stay safe online. This page links to how you can set up safe filters on your home internet and devices.
Websites supporting SEND, Mental Health and parents/carers:
See also ourMental Health and Parenting support and advice webpage.
Devon SEND and Local Offer Devon's information about Special Educational Needs.
Pinpoint Devon Information about services and support locally
Mental Health Supporting your child's mental health and wellbeing - don't forget to care for your own too.
Mental health advice to help parents and carers support their child on the NHS site
includes information about a range of areas of mental health and wellbeing.
Sleep - Mind provide helpful advice to support your child to return to a positive sleep pattern.