At the moment we are sending out a Home Learning Letter every week with lots of ideas on how you can work with your children. You can find these on

If you have any questions about this please discuss them when we make your wellbeing phone calls.

Here are a list of more websites you can use to access home learning with your children. They are organised into the 7 areas of learning from Development Matters (The Early Years Foundation Stage 2012)

The first links are to general home learning ideas which are good to use regularly.

The Birmingham Early Years Networks (BEYN) and the Centre for Research in Early Childhood (CREC) have been commissioned by Birmingham City Council to support and amplify their important COVID-19 Public Health communications to families with children under five.

Transition to Primary School

There are lots of on-line resources available to help you and your child prepare for the move to Primary School. These are just a few:


Online Safety


Communication and Language

Interactive Story Books and Games

Barefoot books sing a-long with.

Julia Donaldson stories.


Physical Development

Family Yoga

P.E with Joe Wicks

Family fit club with Mark and Lee


Personal, Social and Emotional Development

Spot Goes to School by Eric Hill

Dave the Dog is worried about Coronavirus- A Nurse Dotty Story



A Selection of Well Known Children's Stories read on You Tube

Handa's Surprise by Eileen Browne  

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle 

We're going on a bear hunt by Michael Rosen

Not now Bernard by David McKee


Mathematical Development

Interactive counting games

Mathematical games for 3-5 year olds

Maths Activities:


Understanding of the World

Make a home made sensory bottle

Explore indoor gardening at home


Expressive Art and Design

Come to Curly Cath's Cottage and join in with some singing and dance fun

Wriggle Dance Theatre: daily creative dance lessons

Make your own DIY paintbrushes and paint at home



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