Catherine Infant School, Ulverscroft Rd, Leicester, LE4 6BY

0116 262 5422

0116 251 1636

admin@catherine-inf.leicester.sch.uk safeguarding@catherine-inf.leicester.sch.uk

Catherine Infant School

Parents please ensure you download the ClassDojo app or go to www.classdojo.com. Enter as a student and scan your child's QR code. Work will be uploaded by your child's class teacher.  

Home Learning

At Catherine Infant School we love to learn both inside and outside of school. Here are some useful links listed below for children of all year groups to try at home for free! Please click on the pictures below or the links to see the exciting learning your children can do at home.

If you would like home learning specific to your child's year groups please click on your child's year group below!

RAINBOWS        STARS          COMETS          ASTEROIDS

 

Parents - Please remember to keep your child safe online while they are not at school. Further advice is available on the parent help sheet - please click here or see below.

ThinkUKnow Parent Helpsheet

Click the link below for Online Safety at Home Packs these include fun activities, conversation starters and practical tips on a variety of Online Safety Topics

CLICK HERE

Germs and Good Hygiene

During this time it is important parents and children have a good understanding about germs, medicines, health and hygiene. Please click on the next link to find out more information - https://www.e-bug.eu/

Click the link below for some fun curriculum linked resources to get your child moving while they learn!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

Funky Feet Music for the playful child who loves to move!

Play Dough Disco

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJQ2CaA7E50

 

Spaghetti Bolognaise

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=onJ5Uxb2vsU

 

Rainy Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FHOwD7Lp9Q

 

Country Dancing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIFQQH2y1s8

 

Funky Feet Music

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRwGqjdb-5g

Outdoor Home Learning Resources

 

Try the links below for some fun outdoor learning ideas whilst you are at home!

MAPS - Click Here

SCAVENGER HUNT - Click Here

WEATHER - Click Here

Live Online School Lesson's

The government have created the following website and it includes live lessons for children from Reception and older. Please click on the link below to view some of these lessons.

https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom/subjects/#subjects

Parent's and children please take a look at www.offschool.org.uk, a free website full of ideas for home learning and activities.

OFF SCHOOL FLYER

https://www.oxfordreadingbuddy.com/uk

Please ask your child's class teacher for login details.

Twinkl are offering free membership to their site during this period. It is a great resource for parents to download resources for all ages and subjects:

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer/UKTWINKLHELPS?utm_source=promo&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=England_coronavirus_schools_email&utm_content=offer_link

Use the following code to create an account: UKTWINKLHELPS

OTHER USEFUL LINKS

All Subjects - Top Marks

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

Ideas of Activities for home from the Department for Education

https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/

 

RWI Phonics lessons at home

Free Read Write Inc. Phonics lessons on Facebook and YouTube for children to watch at home; three short Speed Sound lessons every day.

From Monday 23rd March and for the next two weeks, films will show at the times below and be available for 24 hours.

  • Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am
  • Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am
  • Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am 

https://www.facebook.com/miskin.education/

Ruth Miskin Training - Youtube

 

Out of the Ark Music

 outoftheark.co.uk - to help with the rhythms and routines of our new daily life at this time, we are releasing seven songs, one for each day, all with challenges and activities related to each song. Every week for the next few weeks songs and resources will be added.

Visit outoftheark.co.uk to give it a go!

Remember to visit outoftheark.co.uk and have fun playing their songs that have challenges and activities related to each song. Out of the Ark are releasing 1 song for each day of the week. We are now onto week 5 and there are plenty of songs to choose from - how many have you tried?

Apps for Apple and Android Phones and Devices

Cbeebies Story Time                                              Cbeebies Playtime Island