Free Resources for home learning

Posted on: April 3rd 2020
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Carol Vorderman free website really useful for up to 12 year olds.....


Kahoot and IntoFilm have just made many of their premium resources free to all to use for home learning:

Audible are offering free access to all children's books and this include teens. The link:


Also, World Book Online are offering free access to 3000 books online to read. The link:


The Red Cross have released Coronavirus activities for free here 


here's a link to the online Baylis library, Eclipse   which can also be found on the Baylis website under portals. 

Generic log-in  user name: baylis and password: baylis, all in lower case. 


From the home page you can access 'Links' which gives links for both students and teachers to some useful websites.

You can access 'Search' which will let you search the whole library catalogue. Two useful icons are;

"Globe" which will give you access to over 12,000 useful weblinks to curriculum support resources. 

Also; "Meet The Author movies" which will access over 100 videos of popular authors talking about their work.

Additionally, Renaissance UK (Accelerated Reader) have made available a selection from their MyOn eBook collection free to browse on this link;   which is also available via 'Links' on Eclipse. 

Gareth Malone's Virtual Choir:

 Virtual tours of art galleries:




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