Downloads and Supporting Learning at Home.

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NEW.

ARTS:LIVE is an online learning platform created by educators offering easy, ready-to-use resources to help you plan classes and provide engaging content and activities to use in the classroom or share with students working remotely. Register here for free.

Art activities! Our very own Clare has provided the following links for some arty activities you might like to try. (Just close the Instagram login/signup popup and click ‘play’ to see the videos):

Using pastels.

Paper cup chooks.

Square bubbles!

How to grow a pineapple plant.

 

Welfare.

Kids Helpline
1800551800

Child First
1300369149

The Orange Door
1800319355

Mental Health-Eastern Health
1300342255

Yarra Ranges Family + Childrens Support Services Guide
1300360391

 

Sir Ken Robinson. Always the voice of reason.

Link to Sir Ken’s webpage.

 

Documents for information:

Staying healthy.

How to explain the Coronavirus to children.

Covid-19 - getting through the day with kids.

2020 supporting learning at home document for parents.

 

 

Online Reading for students:

 

https://www.storylineonline.net/

 

https://storytimefromspace.com

 

http://wonderopolis.org/

 

 

 

All Year Levels:

NEW Crafternoons

 

Reading Eggs (P-4)

 

Mathletics

 

Essential Assessment – Numeracy (2-6)

 

Writing Legends (2-6)

 

NEW Live stream cameras from Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo.

 

http://www.pobble365.com/     A photo a day to inspire conversation, story ideas....and other things listed.             

 

http://www.scholastic.com/learnathome  Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing”

 

https://education.nsw.gov.au/public-schools/practical-help-for-parents-and-carers/learning-resources

 

https://www.readingiq.com   A digital library for ages 2-12, first month free.

 

https://www.vooks.com   Online library, 12 month free membership for teachers, 1 month free for others.

 

https://www.ck12.org/student   Always free for all users – online learning resources for every topic includes reading, activities, videos and free online textbooks.

 

https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems  Draw doodle and explore new ways of writing with Mo Willems.

 

https://www.natgeokids.com/au

 

Junior:

https://growingbookbybook.com/cvc-phonics-activities-for-beginning-readers/

 

Middle:

https://www.fizzicseducation.com.au/free-resources/

https://www.writinglegends.com/

 

Upper:

https://www.writinglegends.com/

https://www.hippocampus.org/ 7000 free videos in 13 subject areas – mainly high school so for extension work in upper primary.

https://www.fizzicseducation.com.au/free-resources/

 

Podcasts:

https://www.brainson.org/ Podcasts and resources.

http://www.sciencepodcastforkids.com/

https://biglifejournal.com/pages/podcast