Links for kids
Do you know how to stay safe online?
Dongle the rabbit will teach you all he knows with his video and quiz.
Find out about safe surfing with Doug and his friends.
The cybercafé within Gridclub is a safe online community where you can make choices without getting hurt. You can join in the fun at the cybercafé by playing the game.
If your school isn’t teaching the Internet Proficiency scheme through Gridclub, why not speak to your teachers about it and tell them how exciting it is!
Kidsmart gives you lots of advice on how to stay safe online. There’s a section for kids under 11 years old and a separate section for those over 11 years old.
4 great games will test your online safety knowledge.
McGruff is a Crime Dog - world famous for his advice on how to stop crime before it happens, and for his great sense of humour! Some of his work involves teaching children how to stay safe online. Check out the different areas of the site – there’s so much to learn!
Be totally cool and show your friends how much you know about Internet safety by watching the video clips on here. There are also loads of activities and games that will test your knowledge!
Test your knowledge of internet safety with this quiz from CBBC Newsround.
There’s also further information if you’re not sure on anything.
The Online Safety Quiz is your chance to show that you know how to be a safe Internet surfer. Answer each question and, when you get it right, you'll go to the next question.
Here’s a list of rules to help you stay safe when you’re online. How many of them can you remember? Why not print them out and put them up next to your computer.
Become an internet safety expert with Bizzi Sid by collecting codes and playing cool games.
Surf Swell island provides you with lots of adventures in internet safety so that you can collect jewels to take to treasure palace – are you brave enough to take the challenge?
The “Thinkuknow” website is brought to you by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) centre. You may have seen some of their video clips on National TV recently.
There’s a lot of information here for both children and adults – parents even have their own area of the site!
Teachers have the chance to train from the professionals and then deliver suitable training in schools.
Safety land is normally a very nice place to live, but a nasty character is sending yucky emails and messages. Captain Broadband needs your help to find the nasty character. You need to navigate around Safety land answering questions. When you have answered them all correctly, the nasty character will be taken to jail and you’ll become a certified hero, just like Captain Broadband.
Early Years / Foundation Stage
Early Years/Foundation Stage - Games, stories and updates on every under-six's essential viewing, CBeebies -http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
Early Years / Foundation Stage - Lots of links to games/activities
Foundation Stage letter formation and working on hand/eye skills (patterns)
Alf and Betty
Online Story Books (Early Years/Foundation Stage)
The Little Animals Activity Centre has a wide range of activities for 4 to 8 year olds, including stories, maths and music games - http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/laac/
Literacy and Numeracy (various activities):
Suitable for KS1 with lots of activities.
It is very important that you learn your times tables. You will need to know them for lots of areas in Maths.
Here are some worksheets that will help you to practise.
Here are some websites that you can use:
Other Maths Sites
KS1 Bitesize Numeracy Number Time
Learn how to type
Dance Mat Typing - A BBC website that will teach you how to type
Supports KS1 QCA Geography Unit 5: Where in the world is Barnaby Bear?
Learn English Online
Key Stage 2 Bitesize English
Designed to help Key Stage 2 English SATs revision, the site is limited in coverage, but the activities are still useful and are presented in a lively way likely to appeal to 10 and 11 year olds.
BBC Bitesize Key Stage 2
Cleverly designed by the BBC to help you make the most of what you know in Key Stage 2 SATs Tests (11 year olds). Colourful, interactive science and maths activities on the key areas.
SATs Revision Materials
Scroll down the page to the revision pages where there are revision notes about such topics as similes, commas, speech marks and more. These are sample pages from a KS2 English revision guide.
Past SATs Papers
Year 6 SATs Past Papers
View past Key Stage 2 SATs papers in maths together with mark schemes.
Develop your spelling
SATs spelling list
Do you want to see the sort of spellings you get in Key Stage 2 SATs? Here is a list of all the words used in the spelling tests up to 2004. You can see which are the most popular types of words that come up. It is a PDF file so you need Acrobat Reader.
Spelling Practice Sheets
Eighteen spelling practice sheets to help with revision for the Key Stage 2 SATs spelling test. The words are usefully arranged in sets with similar spelling patterns. This is a PDF document so you need Acrobat Reader