Home Link / My Own Learning
Below are some links to sites that you might find interesting and may help with your home link work, most of these links are to the BBC schools pages or other educational sites.

Please note that although we try our best to maintain the website to a high standard; Bransgore Primary School is not responsible for any of the external links to websites nor is it responsible for any of the information which might appear in them.

HISTORY
5-7 yrs, Famous People
What did Christopher Columbus, Florence Nightingale, Pocahontas and George Stephenson do to be remembered?
5-9 yrs, DynaMo
Take a step back in time for some dynamazing games and Dynamo's show. 'Dynamo' is designed for home use. Have fun with your kids!
7-9 yrs, Anglo Saxons
Make your own Anglo-Saxon manuscripts, riddles and runes in our interactive guide to 8th century English life.
7-9 yrs, Children of World War 2
What would life be like without pizza and chips?! Let Vera guide you through the challenges of living in Wartime Britain.
7-9 yrs, Vikings
Make way for the Nordic marauders! Can you survive a Viking adventure?
7-11 yrs, Indus Valley
Travel with archaeologist Professor Indus to uncover the mysterious civilisation of Mohenjo-Daro.
7-11 yrs, Iron Age Celts
Dig deep into Celtic life through a series of interactive animations, games and tasks.
7-11 yrs, Romans
Dress for battle, visit the Forum or find out how Caesar hid his bald spot on our tour of the Roman Empire.
7-11 yrs, Walk Through Time
Tiptoe down our time tunnel to find out what happened where.
9-12 yrs, Ancient Greece
Uncover the mysteries of Ancient Greece through our time line, or see what the first Olympic Games were really like in Cartoon Classics.
9-11 yrs, Children in Victorian Britain
If you think your day's tough, imagine spending it up a chimney or down a coal mine!
Milestones Museum, Basingstoke - Imagine an open-air museum inside a massive modern building… a network of streets with shops, a village green and even a pub... dating from Victorian times and the 1930s… it's fun... a surprise around every corner!
Ancient History - Egyptians. Around 5000 years ago the ancient Egyptians established an extraordinary and enduring civilisation. Enter their world.
7-10 yrs, Tudors An interactive site for those who want to learn about the Tudors, including details on Henry and his six wives.
ART
9-11 yrs, Primary Art
Splash around with paint. 'Primary Art' aims to support KS2 attainment target

Smart Website
On this site you will find Makes, Games, Mark's Toon Tips and competition details

Art Attack website
On this page you'll find fact sheets for all the Art Attacks featured in over the last few series. We're adding fact sheets for each Art Attack in the new series every week, too.

The official Quentin Blake web site!
Here you can find out all about the man who brought some of your favourite characters to life, from Mister Magnolia and Mrs Armitage to the BFG and Matilda. You can find the latest news and information on new books and exhibitions and cool downloads for children.

Tate Learning
Tate Gallery: Games, activities and inspiration for children: become an art detective, discover fresh ideas for making art and create an imanginary city.

Geography
5-7 yrs, Barnaby Bear
Take a whistle stop tour around the world with Barnaby Bear, or have a quick flip through his photo album.
7-9 yrs, What is Weather?
Is it a bird, is it a plane, or is it a Cumulus rain cloud? Find out just what weather is…
9-11 yrs, Island Life
Did you know that the children on a German island can sometimes walk to the mainland? Or that the Vikings passed Rathlin Island on their way to America? Dive into 'Island Life' for an ocean full of fun facts and games!
9-11 yrs, Two Cities: Contrasting Localities
You say potatoes, they say patatas. Experience the differences between Belfast and Mexican life in our tale of two cities
9-12 yrs, Rivers and Coasts
What happens when rivers meet the coast? Discover what makes the water cycle go round in our virtual field trip.

8-11 Years, New Forest
This web-site offers an overview of the historical basis of the New Forest, its current management and practices.

Languages
8-11 yrs, Primary Spanish
¡Hola! Learn to speak Spanish with José and the gang. A brand new site featuring interactive games, ideas and resources for teaching Spanish at KS2
10-11 yrs, Primary French
Bonjour! Skate into fluent French with Roller and his mates. 'Primary French' covers Units 1-12 of Modern Foreign Languages at KS2.
Literacy
4-8 yrs, Little Animals Activity Centre
Spend time rhyming with Digby Mole, or practise your moves with Foxy Dancer
5-6 yrs, Magic Key
Unlock the secrets of sentence writing and work out new words with characters from 'Magic Key'.
5-7 yrs, Starship
Set off on a cosmic adventure aboard the Starship with Star, Sky and Hutch
5-7 yrs, What? Where? When? Why?
Hang out with the Happy Gang and improve your English language skills.
5-7 yrs, Words and Pictures
Ahoy there, me hearties! Salty Sam and Colin the Clam are on board to help with learning phonics.
5-9 yrs, DynaMo
Drop into the den for some dynamazing literacy games, including Spellbound and Who's Spooking Who? 'Dynamo' is designed for home use. Have fun with your kids!
5-11 yrs, Digger and the Gang
Get set for adventure! Nash, Flick and Sprat's antics will help you get your English skills on track.
7-11 yrs, Spelling with the Spellits
A, B, C's as easy as 1, 2, 3 when you have the Spellits on hand to help you.
Music
7-11 yrs, Musical Mysteries
Musical Mysteries is a lively interactive site allowing pupils to have fun, while exploring basic musical concepts in sound, rhythm and mood.
4-11 yrs, BBC Music for Children
Where can you make your own drumbeats by rolling a ball down steps? Hear every instrument in the orchestra? Write and send a tune to your friends? Take a world tour down our magic street? On the BBC's Children's Music site, that's where!
Numeracy
4-6 yrs, Number Time
Bernie and Bill have a range of games that are guaranteed to put the fun back into numbers.
4-8 yrs, Little Animals Activity Centre
Make sure your magic letters add up in Puzzlesnuff's gallery or have a hoot playing our numbers game.
5-7 yrs, Starship
Set off on a cosmic adventure aboard the Starship with Star, Sky and Hutch.
5-9 yrs, DynaMo
Drop into the den for some dynamizing Numeracy games, including Splat and Clockwise. 'Dynamo' is designed for home use. Have fun with your kids!
5-11 yrs, Digger and the Gang
Get set for adventure! Nash, Flick and Sprat will help you get your numerical skills on track! Activities designed to test KS1 and KS2 programmes of study.
Key Stage 1 & 2 - Enrich
Welcome to the May edition of the NRICH website, which this month focuses on Geometry, Shape and Space. We are sure there is something shapely for everyone, no matter what level of mathematics you are working at!

Key Stage 2 & 3 - Enrich
Welcome to the May edition of the NRICH website, which this month focuses on Geometry, Shape and Space. We are sure there is something shapely for everyone, no matter what level of mathematics you are working at!

PSHE
7-9 yrs, It's up to you!.
Help Tony make the football squad with Rosie's Healthy Eating project.
5-7 yrs, Welcome to Welltown. Here you will find out about keeping healthy and staying safe. You can visit different places in the town to see lots of different ways to keep you and your friends healthy and happy.
7-11 yrs, Welcome ...to the Galaxy-H website. We hope you enjoy your journey, please remember to wear your seat belt
at all times, THANK YOU.
ICT
7-11 yrs, Dance Mat Typing
Learn keyboard familiarity and finger positioning as you work your way through 12 different typing lessons. Animated characters and dances are triggered by your very own ten fingers.

The children's section of the 24 Hour Museum. The site is a collection of online games and interactive content produced by the UK's museums and galleries, for children aged 4 to 11. All content is designed to help kids enjoy and visit galleries and museums.

Science
5-9 yrs, DynaMo - Drop into the den for some dynamizing Numeracy games, including Science Splat and Dynamake & Do. 'Dynamo' is designed for home use. Have fun with your kids!
5-11 yrs, Digger and the Gang - Get set for adventure! Nash, Flick and Sprat will help you get your scientific skills on track.
5-11 yrs, Science Clips - Test your Science knowledge with Science Clips games and quizzes.
7-9 yrs, Pod's Mission - Pod's mission is to put Annie back together again without blowing her fuse. Can you help?
Intech Science Centre,Winchester - A purpose built 3500 square metre, award winning, building houses 100 interactive exhibits, which demonstrate the science and technology of the world around us in an engaging and exciting way. It's 'hands-on', not 'hands-off'!
BBC Science and Nature / Animals Children's Zone
BBC Science and Nature / Space
A brand new websilte packed full of fun things to do! Jump in and let the four Atoms: Eco, Jet, Spook and Maximo introduce you to their world of cool science stuff!
There will be features specially created for the Planet Science Under 11s, along with links to everything on the site that's suitable for, or relates to, that age group
Explore physics the exciting way, by trying out a simple and fun experiment. This month, Balloon Rocket. Don't forget to check back next month for the next edition...
Current Affairs
Link to First News
First News - Newspaper for children delivers all the important stories in an easy and digestible format, in a voice aimed at inquisitive children – the very children who in turn will grow up to be the country’s great communicators.
Newsround - BBC news programme for children - covers UK and world news.
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