Bug Hotel

Getting Back to Nature

It is believed that engaging with nature and the environment has strong links with mental and physical well-being. As the weather starts to improve we can utilise this time to learn in the outdoor environment. […]


Easter Fun

Easter is such an enjoyable time of the year. Spring is usually in full swing with days getting longer and milder. It is a time of year where we begin to enjoy the outdoors more […]

BBC Bitesize Daily

BBC Bitesize Daily from 20th April

From 20th April, BBC Bitesize will bring access to regular daily lessons in Maths and English, plus other core subjects. These daily lessons will be brought via an expanded version of the BBC Bitesize website […]


A Message of Hope Gathers Momentum

The greater your storm, the brighter your rainbow.― Anonymous Following the closure of schools last Friday, in response to the ongoing crisis, one trend has emerged across the nation. Hundreds of paintings and pictures of […]

Wonder Park

The Power of Film

Using film as an educational stimulus is a fantastic way of engaging children.  This is particularly true when children have an area of interest; you could use How to Train Your Dragon for those children […]


Twinkl offers free learning resources

The educational publisher Twinkl, is providing free access to over 630,000 teaching and learning materials to help during the school closures. There are many varied materials available from activity sheets, info packs, interactive presentation to […]


BBC to expand education content

In response to the school closures, the BBC plans to increase the educational content it currently offers. Among the measures they are considering are: daily educational programmes for different key stages/ages alongside a self-learning programme. […]


Welcome to the Stay Home Academy!

We have started to collate as many resources as we can find that will help parents and children to make the most of the time they spend together. It’s important to keep children engaged with […]