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Astley School is closed from Friday 20th March until further notice

Please refer to the updates emailed to parents and included in the "Letters to Parents" section of the website for further details.

Information on continuing your learning at home is available in the "Home Learning" section on the website.

Tel: 01299 822002icons8 twitter 48
Email: office@astley.worcs.sch.uk

Ash Class

Your brand new online classroom is available here!

We recommend that pupils complete one piece of English and maths a day whilst children are unable to attend school.

Reading would be our absolute top priority for you - do aim to read everyday!

Reception children should practise their RWInc set 1 sounds daily. When confident with those please move on to set 2 sounds. Year 1 children should be looking to master set 2 and then set 3 sounds.

Do read the latest copy of 'First News' with your child if appropriate - an excellent newspaper especially for primary school children.

Free audio books are available: AudibleDavid WalliamsVooksOxford Owl, Epic

Online lessons for Maths include: White Rose Maths, iseemaths

Online lessons for English include: Super Sentence StackingEnglish with Holly

Basic skills such as reading, spelling, handwriting and mental maths should also be practised in short bursts of ten to fifteen minutes.

Twinkl are offering free access to a range of resources. Please use the code UKTWINKLHELPS

You may find these online learning platforms helpful:

Spellingframe No user name or password required.

Times Tables Rock Stars Numbots Please use your TTRS user name and password.

Bitesize

Top Marks Reception Year One

Purple Mash Please use the user name and password in your home learning pack.

YV@home

Little Inventors Challenge - a daily mini creative challenge activity

PE with Joe - live daily at 9am

Picture News Virtual Assembly - new every Friday

Hungry Little Minds

30 day Lego challenge

BBC School Radio BBC Teach

DIY Science 

Please remember to keep children safe online by monitoring the websites and apps they are using.

For more information: Thinkyouknow  Internet Matters  Parent Info  LGfL  Net Aware

Alongside completing English and maths, we suggest you switch off the computer and take your learning in different directions.

For example: you could plan and cook with an adult, draw, sketch, or paint, learn a craft or a language, a musical instrument or take part in sports activities in the garden.

Do let us know how you are getting on by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.