Distance Learning

This page has been set up to assist with distance learning during the school closure.

Should parents have a query regarding the work, please contact the school using the email address below. Please put the name of the member of staff the email is for in the subject line (FAO Mrs*****).

This email account will be checked daily and emails forwarded to the members of staff.

email:     teachers@presteigne.powys.sch.uk

Shape My Street Competition

Shape my Street 2020 ATTACHMENT english (1)


How to…. guides: 

How to open a task on j2homework

How to use j2e

How to use Microsoft Teams


Maths and Numeracy:

Times Tables Rockstars – https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

Maths problems – http://nrich.maths.org

Maths games – http://topmarks.co.uk

Maths games and activities – https://www.themathsfactor.com/

25 maths games to play at home – https://thirdspacelearning.com/blog/fun-maths-games-activities-for-kids/?utm_campaign=02_04_2020_25_Games_Activities_Blog&utm_source=pardot&utm_medium=email&utm_content=button

Languages, Literacy and Communication:

Pictures and question prompts to develop inference skills and inspire creative writing – http://onceuponapicture.co.uk

Phonics – https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk

Access Oxford reading books – https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/

Read Theory – https://readtheory.org/auth/login

Stories – https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Log in to j2e and practise your spellings using j2blast. You can choose the phase words you are learning or choose a spelling list (e.g. Year 3/4 or Year 5/6) – https://www.j2e.com/j2blast

David Walliams stories every day at 11am –https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/


April issue of Bore Da – BoreDa_Ebrill_2020_Arlein

Health and Wellbeing:

A downloadable book to help explain Coronavirus to children. Written and illustrated by an NHS nurse – dave-the-dog-coronavirus-1-1

Daily PE sessions with Joe Wicks – https://www.thebodycoach.com/blog/pe-with-joe-1254.html

Dances and activities – https://www.gonoodle.com

BBC Supermovers – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

Premier League Primary Stars resources – https://plprimarystars.com

School Beat Cymru – https://schoolbeat.cymru/en/teachers/

Expressive Arts:

Drama games and activities – https://dramaresource.com/drama-games/

Music activities – https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2bL2NL6Cwlsj2Cs4BXkvg9X/primary-music

Art activities and games – https://www.tate.org.uk/kids

Science and Technology:

Daily science demos from Techniquest (a new one will be uploaded each day at 12pm) – https://www.techniquest.org/daily-demos/

Code Club projects – https://projects.raspberrypi.org/en/codeclub

More coding opportunities and projects – https://code.org/

Find out about the animals at Edinburgh Zoo on their animal cams – https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam/


National Geographic Kids – https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/category/discover/geography/

BBC Bitesize KS2 History – https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zcw76sg

Activities your children can complete linking to famous museums – https://kidsinmuseums.org.uk/2020/03/10-museum-activities-to-keep-children-entertained/

Useful links:

Hwb –  https://hwb.gov.wales/