Links for learning
If you like to surf the internet with your child, try checking out these fun websites which can help them enormously with their school work...
Books, books, books!
Reading with your child for just 5-10 minutes every day can have a massive impact on their learning. If your child fancies a change from reading borrowed library books or the books you already own, here are some free online books and stories that they might enjoy!
http://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk (also known as Bug Club - your child has been given their own username and password for this)
http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk (Free online eBooks for children to read and storyteller videos)
http://www.starfall.com/ (Free online eBooks for children to read)
http://storynory.com/ (Free audiobooks for children)
http://lightupyourbrain.com/stories/ (audiobooks and brain teasers)
http://www.speakaboos.com/index (animated stories, songs and games)
http://classroom.storycove.com/classroom/ (animated stories)
http://myths.e2bn.org/mythsandlegends/myths-for-everyone.html (animated myths & legends)
Your child might need their weekly spelling list for some of these sites:
http://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ (great site for learning phonics/letters & sounds)
Times Tables websites