Home Learning resources

Here you will find a huge range of resources to help you if you are isolating as a family for a period of time or the school goes into partial or full lockdown. 


Talk for writing - Writing units for all year groups

Roald Dahl - Things to do indoors

The Big list of Author read-alouds

Pobble- Great resource for writing ideas

Storyline Online - Storytime

Audible - Audiobooks for all ages

Book Trust

World of Walliams - One free audiobook every day English Mastery

Literacy Shed

Love Reading 4 Kids

Poetry by Heart - Free library of poems

The Children’s Poetry Archive


Lancashire Maths Team - Home Learning

Nectm - Video lessons, perfect for home learning

White Rose maths - Daily lessons



Mathematics Mastery

Nrich- huge range of maths resources

NumberBlocks - videos for numeracy development designed for children aged 0 to 6.

TopMarks Maths - a range of interactive maths games categorised by age group.


Science Resources from BP

Explorify - great for exploring scientific ideas and problems

Stem Learning - Science Technology Engineering and Maths Activities for all ages

STEM - Ideas for Science at home

Live Science

Forestry England


Children’s prayer films from CAFOD

Mission together


The British Museum YouTube Channel

Virtual Museum Tours

Time Capsule - An activity pack to document living through history

BBC Bitesize Key Stage 1History

BBC Bitesize Key Stage 2 History


Explore Dubai

Chester Zoo

Royal Geographical Society - Geography at home

Google Earth Adventure

BBC Bitesize - Key Stage 1 Geography

BBC Bitesize - Key Stage 2 Geography


Premier League Primary Stars 

Youth Sport Trust   -   Home Learning Activity cards  and  Physical Wellbeing

Change 4 life 

Lancashire School Games - Stay at Home Programme KS1

Lancashire School Games - Stay at Home Programme KS2

Lancashire School Games - Stay in Work out


The Arty Teacher

NatGeo - Art Resources

Tate Kids - Resources from the Tate Gallery

Sketchbooks - An online resource for children, families, parents and teachers


Charanga - Great online music resource (Login - 118440 password - longton2018)

Out of the Ark at Home


Food Tech with STEM learning

Junk modelling - from Play Like Mum

Food Tech Key Stage 1

Food Tech Key Stage 2


Cosmic Yoga - for all your yoga needs

Smiling Minds - a free app for mindfulness, suitable for children and adults.

Anna Freud Centre for Children and Families - wellbeing advice for all those supporting children and young people.

Public Health England - Healthy Eating

Online Safety SaferInternet.org - Home learning with live lessons, activities and videos

Online safety Activities for home learning - Childnet


Barefoot Computing - resources for home learning

Code.org Class Pages

Code.org - Year 1

Code.org - Year 2

Code.org - Year 3

Code.org - Year 4

Code.org - Year 5

Code.org - Year 6


Contact Us

St Oswald's Catholic Primary School

Chapel Lane, Longton, Preston, PR4 5EB

T: 01772 613402

E: bursar@longton-st-oswalds.lancs.sch.uk