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Ongoing ideas

Please find below a list of ideas which you can do at any point whilst school is closed. 

Remember you can share the amazing things you've been doing with your teacher using Class Dojo.



  • Author and illustrator Rob Biddulph’s draw-along videos

  • Online tours of Louvre in Paris

  • Look around different art galleries online



  • Geography games



  • Go on a virtual tour or Ancient Rome

  • Go on a virtual tour of the Great Wall of China



  • You can use Purple Mash to develop your ICT skills and for other activities!



  • Learn a language (it doesn’t have to be French!)



  • Live shows are being posted here each day at 9:30am, with ideas for writing and fun with words:


  • Maths lessons and games with Carol Voderman. Free to join at the moment.

  • Lessons and activities on White Rose Maths

  • Games and activities on MyMaths

  • Games on Times Tables Rock Stars

  • Daily 10 Arithmetic Challenge

  • Various Games



  • Myleene’s Music Klass

  • A number of places are live streaming concerts. Details of these can be found here:

  • Have a go at body percussion! Ollie Tunmer (who was a cast member of STOMP) is sharing lots of videos to show you how to create your own music using body percussion:



  • PE with Joe Wicks, daily at 9am.

  • Oti Mabuse dance class, daily at 11.30 am on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Viewable later on Youtube.


Read alouds

  • Elevenses with David Walliams, daily at 11am.

  • Free audible books

  • Andrew Peterson is reading a chapter a day from Book 1 of the Wingfeather Saga, “On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness”. Daily



  • Find out about Science and nature: Let’s Go Live with Maddie and Greg, daily at 11am



  • Take a visit to Edinburgh zoo!

  • Visit Georgia Aquarium

  • Cook with Jamie Oliver

  • BBC Teach Live lessons for Primary schools- a range of live lessons about various subjects

  • BBC Bitesize- a range of daily lessons on various subjects