Activities for parents to do with their children at home
Kidspot is a website which has a range of activities that can be done at home. There are ideas for inside and outside games, science experiments, art and craft activities, gardening activities and learning games.
Free outdoor learning and nature play lesson plans for children in early years, kindergarten, prep, and primary school.
Online Learning Opportunities for students at Redland Bay State School
Websites using school based user names and passwords:
https://eduqueenslandau.libraryreserve.com/10/45/en/SignIn.htm?url=Default.htm Queensland State School eBooks - use school computer username and password E.G (bsmall25) – Year 4-6 students only.
Sunshine Online animated and interactive learning in literacy and maths. For all children, from beginners through to independent readers.
Other websites that offer free access
(Parent accounts may need to be created. Subscription costs may apply)
www.typing.com - World's most trusted free typing tutor! Perfect for all ages & levels, K-12 and beyond.
www.mathletics.com - Mathletics is the award-winning companion tool for educators to help students learn Maths.
www.studyladder.com - Studyladder is an online English literacy & Mathematics learning tool.
www.spellingcity.com - Improve knowledge of vocabulary words with spelling practice from VocabularySpellingCity.
www.readingeggs.com.au - Reading Eggs is the online reading program that helps children learn to read. Hundreds of online reading lessons, phonics games and books for ages 2–13
www.ixl.com - IXL's free 30-day trial is the perfect way for you to explore IXL with your students.
www.storylineonline.com - Emmy nominated, Storyline Online, features celebrated actors reading children’s books aloud.
www.teachstarter.com - Easily download ready-to-use, curriculum aligned teaching resources expertly designed for primary school teachers and their students.
https://www.scholastic.com - Scholastic, the educational company, has launched a "Learn at Home" website, that has daily courses for students from Pre-K to 9th grade.
Useful ipad apps:
SSP Piano -The SSP Spelling Piano app has been created with a focus on the development of Phonemic Awareness. This helps all learners crack the alphabetic code quickly and easily, so that they can encode and decode any words in the English language. Aligns with the SSp program being implemented at RBSS.
Targeting Maths - The Targeting Maths App range is an amazing new way to learn mathematics
Spelling City - Improve knowledge of vocabulary words with spelling practice from VocabularySpellingCity.
Overdrive - Queensland State School eBooks - use school computer user name and password E.G (bsmall25) – Year4-6 students only.