education.abc.net.au – Education ABC
Australian website with a variety of learning experiences (including digital books) for each year level.
vooks.com – Vooks
Online digital library with 1 month free access.
mathplayground.com – Math Playground
A great brain workout for maths topics. Year levels can be selected to find appropriate content.
drpaulswan.com.au/teaching-at-home – Dr Paul Swan
A fun filled website with loads of simple science activities, reading topics and research articles.
getsmarts.weebly.com – Get Smart
Full range of curriculum learning areas arranged according to the Key Stage system, linked to the NSW curriculum, but still relevant.
teachstarter.com – Teach Starter
One month free membership. A full range of curriculum resources including unit plans, lesson plans, and associated resources. Many teachers use this website as a starting point when planning their learning programs, so may provide some continuity for kids.
arcademics.com – Arcademics
Fun, engaging learning games across a number of learning areas.
readwritethink.org – Read Write Think
Provides a number of lesson plans and digital resources to engage kids in learning through the use of technology.
pobble365.com – Pobble 365
Great online narrative writing resource.
www.khanacademy.org – Khan Academy
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.
www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/ – BBC Learning
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.
scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/ – Scratch
Creative computer programming.
ed.ted.com – Ted Ed
All sorts of engaging educational videos.
www.natgeokids.com/uk/ – National Geographic Kids
mysteryscience.com – Mystery Science
Free science lessons.
www.duolingo.com – Duolingo
Learn languages for free, Web or app.
openphysed.org/activeschools/activehome – Phys. Ed Lesson at home.
www.cccsf.org.au/primary – Online Constable Care video resources for primary school aged children, including helpful COVID-19 resources such as fun handwashing guides, how to explain self-isolation, indoor safety-themed craft activities and more, as well as other topics we are already well-known for including protective behaviours, cybersafety and road safety.