Teach Your Monster to Read

The groundbreaking game that makes learning to read fun
• Covers everything from letters and sounds to reading full sentences.
• Designed in collaboration with leading academics.
• Complements all synthetic phonics programmes used in schools.
• Computer version is 100% free.


Kaligo is a handwriting app which teaches students how to write using a tablet based workbook and stylus, featuring pre-cursive and cursive styles.


Fonetti actively listens to children as they read aloud and holds their attention by turning the words green in real-time when they get them right. This interactive experience motivates the child to read more and then rewards them with fun animations, fanfares and badges.

Classroom Secrets

Home Learning Centre
Everything you need for your children to learn at home, all in one place.

Five Minute Mum


…to my page! I’m Five Minute Mum. I come up with simple, easy five minute games and activities for little kids aged 1-5 (but lots of children older enjoy my games too!)


This page has been created to support parents during COVID-19 and the closure of schools. Each fortnight, we will be releasing new home activity packs with simple 15 minute activities you can do with your child to support their online safety at a time when they will spending more time online at home.


Twinkl is free for parents at the moment and has amazing resources to use online or to print. This includes the phonics programme that many of the children will be using in class.


HelpKidzLearn is a collection of software for young children and those with learning difficulties to play online. The software is split into five sections: Early Years, Games and Quizzes, Stories and Songs, Creative Play & Find Out About.


Meet Boardmaker Activities-to-Go! Free, printable activities for students in K-12. Whether you are an educator, speech language pathologist, behavior specialist, or parent, start teaching today.

Brain POP

Make Any Room a Classroom

BrainPOP is here to help you and your curious learners stay informed and on-track with free access during school closures.

Top Marks

Searchable site of thousands of quality teaching resources, interactive resources for a wide range of abilities.

Tate Gallery

From the Tate gallery this site has a range of Art based activities.

For as long as schools are closed, we're open. Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.

All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening. It's that easy.


As the exhibition remains closed until further notice we have created a short taster video tour which includes a selection of our favourite artefacts, that you can take from home! We know it’s not the same as seeing them in real life, but we hope you enjoy, and stay tuned as, over the next few days we’ll explore the artefacts included in detail.

We are unable to hold our Happy Hooves and Horse Wise Holiday Clubs because of the current coronavirus outbreak, but our Education Team has come up with some great ideas to keep children entertained.