Faith in Everyone to Shine Brightly
College Road, Purton, Wiltshire, SN5 4AR
If you have any questions specifically relating to this work, we can be contacted using our special ‘class’ email addresses below.
(Please note, these email addresses should only be used for matters relating to home-learning. We will of course endeavour to reply as soon as possible, but do be aware teachers can only send emails from this account on weekdays between 08:30 – 17:00.
All other issues or queries should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be forwarded to the appropriate member of staff.)
Miss Heal - Insight Class 7:
Mrs Lambe - Pathfinder Class 8:
I finished my yellow book can I have another one please Yes of course you can - i'll pop one in reception tomorrow. From Mrs Lambe.
hello teacher i would like to ask when is lunchtime Hi Gennelle, In school we are eating our lunch at 12pm until 12.30pm but we are not going out to play until 1pm until 1.15pm. I hope that answers your question! From Mrs Lambe.
Monkey dance I saw you vent Show your self Hi Nathan, thank you for the song choices - i shall look into them ready for our meetings. From Mrs Lambe
Step up Challenge score of 30 Hi Sophia, That is fantastic, I shall put it on the challenge sheet. I think that you are the one to beat!! From Mrs Lambe.
I think that Lloyd hates everything about school. Hi Elle, I think so too...I wonder why? From Mrs Lambe
Hi Mrs Lambe. Are we suppose to do those booklets u gave us before it was lockdown Hi Emma, We will be letting you know which pages to do in those books next week. :-)
Hi Mrs lambe I cant print my work so i have to use my dads. Hi Gennelle, That is fine. you can always just write the answers into your yellow book rather than printing out the whole sheet. Just remember to give the work a clear title so that i can match it up when I see the pictures or when you come back to school.
Hi there im racking my brain last year you had a reading site where you could go on to find certain books what was this called again is this still available ? Hi, the site is https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/ You can enter the site through the 'Home learning' button. There are lots of resources and some access to reading books.
Hi Mrs lambe. I cant find the website of maths badges
You can see our curriculum overview by clicking the image above.
You can read more about our curriculum here: www.st-marys-purton.wilts.sch.uk/our-curriculum
Welcome to our home learning hub!
If you are self-isolating please use the daily grids to keep up with the learning that is continuing in school. If you are attending school then please complete the homework in the black box at the top of the learning week.
If you have any questions regarding the work, please contact us using our class email addresses and we will be happy to help. We will try to get back to you as soon as we can.
In addition to the work set below you can access activities on TT Rock stars, math badges, Edshed and some children have nessy accounts.
If you are self isolating, remember to keep in contact with us weekly via email or Seesaw. Also it would be fantastic if you could send us photos of your amazing work so we can add this to our slideshows. We look forward to hearing from you.
Take care and stay safe everyone.
Miss Heal and Mrs Lambe
How many Year 3's will achieve their next mathematics badge this term?
This terms big questions are:
Is it easier to survive today?
Is communication always necessary?
Has democracy travelled through the ages?
Our class books are;
Stone Age Boy
Stig of the Dump - Clive King
The First Drawing - Mordicai Gerstein
The Wild Way Home - Sophie Kirtley
Worship Values this term are: Forgiveness and Peace
This terms British Values are: Decmocracy, The Rule of Law and Individual Liberty.
This term we will be introducing the Summiteers Awards.
Year 3 - Read 50 books before Year 4!
CLICK HERE for a list of the 50 books recommended for Year 3 to read before they are in Year 4. A vast majority of these books can be found on YouTube or by following the links below.
Books for topics - Storytime Online
CLICK HERE to access the link
The QR codes and links in the document lead to story readings on Youtube. The books are read aloud by their fabulous authors and illustrators.
If you are a Wiltshire library member you can download eBooks and eAudiobooks and read eMagazines by registering on the Wiltshire RBdigital website or the RBdigital app with a valid library card number and email address.
Please CLICK HERE for Swindon Borough Council library service
You can access most of our 50 special reading books on YouTube!
Please CLICK HERE to access the Mathletics support pack. This pack contains support for learning at home.
Please CLICK HERE to access Oxford Owl
Log in details are below
Class 7's username: insight
Class 8's username: pathfinders
ALL WORK THIS WEEK CAN BE SUBMITTED VIA SEESAW. THIS IS THE PLACE YOUR TEACHERS WILL BE LOOKING FIRST.
Get moving and keep fit with these great videos and activities for children of all ages.
Free stories for children and adults to listen to.
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
All kinds of making.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
Educational online games
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures. Month Free Access code is UKTWINKLHELPS