Online educational resources

We brought together an initial list of online educational resources to support children at home during the coronavirus outbreak. This list is not exhaustive and there are many other resources available.


  • Audible some audiobooks are available for free
  • Authorfy access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to novels, registration required
  • BookTrust – a site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, including fiction and non-fiction, family activities are included in the ‘home time’ section
  • Classroom Secrets downloadable resource packs which cover a range of subjects, including reading and writing
  • Love Reading 4 Kids a site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, covering fiction and non-fiction
  • The Children’s Poetry Archive an archive of spoken poetry recordings, children can listen to poems read out loud



  • Mathematics Mastery – downloadable guidance and resource packs for parents and pupils
  • Nrich – a range of activities, some are interactive and some are to be completed offline – activities are categorised by age range
  • Numberblocks videos for numeracy development designed for children aged 0 to 6 – there are fun activities that can be applied to everyday life and play
  • Top Marks a range of interactive maths games categorised by age group
  • White Rose Maths (home learning) – presentations and downloadable workbooks which are easy to use for parents, new material is being released each week

Physical activity


Mental wellbeing