Useful Links

Here are some links that may be useful or interesting to you.

Internet Safety Links:

Here is the Lancashire E-Safety website with links to various internet safety websites

http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/esafety/index.php?category_id=10

Family Reading:

Have a look at the National Literacy Trust and their section on family reading

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/page404

Help With  Times Tables:

Try these -

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/tabletrees.html

http://www.multiplication.com/interactive_games.htm

Fair Trade:

We are a Fairtrade school, so have a look at their website and learn more about it.

http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/

Eco-Schools:

We are an Eco-school. Read more about it here.

http://www.keepbritaintidy.org/ecoschools

UFA:

The University of the First Age. This is where the origins of our Super Learning Day came from !

http://ufa.org.uk/

C Beebies:

Lots of educational and fun games

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/

Bite Size:

Revision for end of  KS 2

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/index.shtml

All Hallows:

Our local partner High School. We work closely with All Hallows and share outstanding links.

http://www.allhallows.lancs.sch.uk/

NSPCC:

We are great supporters of this charity and raise over £1,000 every time we pledge our support.

www.nspcc.co.uk

CAFOD:

http://www.cafod.org.uk/

Barnardos:

Barnardo’s is one of our chosen school charities.

http://www.barnardos.org.uk/

Freddy Fit:

Freddy Fit is a regular visitor to school. He makes every visit a great one and he teaches us so much about keeping healthy.

http://www.freddyfit.co.uk/

Shoo Rayner

Fantastic author and illustrator who opened our school library in February 2011

shoorayner.com

Ian Bland

Brilliant poet who recently worked with all the Key Stage 2 pupils who wrote some great poems !

www.ianbland.com

Paul Cookson

Another amazing poet ! Paul spent the day with us and it was fantastic. Paul is currently the Poet in Residence at the Museum of Football in Manchester.

www.paulcooksonpoet.co.uk

Miso’shi

Miso’shi is a Ghanian storyteller and a great friend to St Oswald’s.Miso’shi has visited us several times to help us with our studies about Ghana and to share her stories and brilliant drumming.We have links with a school in Ghana which Miso’shi’s sister runs. Over the years we have raised money for the school and sent donations of books and furniture.

www.misoshi.co.uk

Spellbinder

Spellbinder and Lady Spellbinder have enthralled us with fantastic storytelling for several years. Their visit is one of the highlights of the year.

www.thespellbinder.co.uk

 
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