Acacias Community Primary School

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Learning at home

Here is a list of resources that you can use to continue your learning at home.


You can use your own logins to access these three sites. If you have forgotten your log on please email (you need to log on to the Acacias site first using user name acacias and password twelve then use your personal log on)


For Espresso at home click here

and use our school log in details

User name student22189
Password acacias



A downloadable template of a timetable to help maintain structure and routine in your day.


Miss Upton's Cooking Class - Weekly video recipes for you to try at home, with a challenge for you at the end!

Week 1 - Cupcakes

Week 2 - Cheese Scones

Week 3 - Jammy Sandwich Biscuits

Week 4 - Wrap Stars

Week 5 - Rocky Road

Week 6 - Mars Bar Flapjacks

Week 7 - Simple Scrummy Pizza

Week 8 - Fruit Crumble


Miss Lewsley Reads - Videos of 'The Beast of Buckingham Palace' by David Walliams



The BBC have lots of online content for a variety of different subjects:

KS1 -

KS2 - 


English - David Walliams reads from his book the World's Worst Children 2 each day at 11 o'clock - Reading Books - Free but you will need to register online - Free eBooks. You will need to register online. - The British Library teaches you how to make a mini book - Text and accompanying audiobooks of classic British children's literature - Michael Rosen's YouTube channel - Audible is free during this period - A free online library  - Meet Libby - Access to free library books  Spelling practice - Susie Dent's spelling app is free for twelve weeks


Phonics - Free content (some games require a subscription)  Free content (some games require a subscription)


Maths - Carol Vorderman's maths website is free during this period - Active videos to dance to and learn - Step-by-steps for parents - Advice and activities for families - Not sure what a maths term means? Look it up. - Interactive games for children - Interactive games for children - Interactive games for children - Interactive games for children - Games and quizzes - An excellent website full of great ideas and information - Online learning - Online learning - Online learning - Online learning


 Keeping active - Daily workouts with Joe Wicks - Cosmic Kids yoga


Early Years 

Here are a list of suggested activities to encourage early learning skills:

Songs & Rhymes JB A5.pdf

Outside Activity JB A5.pdf

Playdough Activity JB.pdf

Lotto game.pdf

Lotto JB A5.pdf

Mini activities.pdf

Indoor Play JB.pdf

House for Mouse JB A5.pdf

Birthday JB A5.pdf



Simple Science Activities - 'Do Try This at Home' (Source:  STEM/Institute of Physics).


EYFS / KS1   - Free app to begin programming with blocks  - Can you program the dinosaur? app  - Code-a-pillar app  - Free app for drawing, add text and stickers - Beebot coding app

KS2 - Hour of Code - lots of step by step activities - An online version of the coding programme used in school - Swift playground app


Family friendly activities to try at home: