Useful Websites for Parents

This page has lots of useful links for parents and children.

  • First section has key contacts to help support and keep your child safe


  • Second section is resources to help parents support their child with learning at home

Section 1

Supporting our children and parents – useful contacts


Think you Know – Online Safety


NSPCC – National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children



Telephone Number: 0800 1111 Website


YoungMinds – UK charity championing wellbeing and mental health of young people


FamilyLives – Parenting and Family Support

Telephone Number: 0808 800  2222 Website


Oxfordshire County Council Family Information Directory – a wide range local support links for parents

Section 2

Helping to support you and your child with learning


Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 Literacy

Alien Punctuation Love Reading 4 Kids
Space Hangman Scholastic Book Club
Mr Thorne does Phonics Book Trust
Phonics Play Infant Encyclopedia
Letters and Sounds Oxford Owl e-books


KS2 Literacy

Can you win the debate? Children’s Story Books Online
Giggle Poetry Trapped! Punctuation Game
Fizzy Fuzzy Poetry Space Hangman
The Children’s Poetry Archive Read all about it!
Kids on the Net – Poetry Love Reading 4 Kids
Story Maker Scholastic Book Club
BBC Bitesize Story Planning Book Trust
Oxford Owl -books

Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 Mathematics

Mathletics Clockworks
BBC Bitesize Spooky Sequences (count back in 2’s)
ICT Games Spooky Sequences (10’s)
Money Payer Mend the Number Square
Money Splat Save the Whale! (bonds to 10)

 Key Stage 2 Mathematics

Mathletics Guess my Number
BBC Bitesize Hit the Number!
Addition Pyramid Mad4Maths Times Table Puzzle
Dartboard Rounding Bamzooki
Rounding Bingo Dick & Dom’s Data Handling
Shoot the Duck! Angle Kung Fu
Funky Mummy Alien Angles
Number Bonds Machine Hitting the Angles Sports Game
ICT Games Fraction Monkeys
Who wants to be a Mathionnaire? Check-out Challenge!
Difference between two times Mission 2110 3D Shapes
Train Times Weigh it up

Key Stage 1 & Key Stage 2 Topic/Other


Science Kidz

The Food Chain Game

BBC Science Clips

Solids, Liquids and Gases

Science Museum Games


French Topics Online

Bonjour Mes Amis!

BBC French Games


Ancient Egypt Introduction

Tour Egypt

Archaeology for Kids

BBC History for Kids

Horrible Histories

CBBC Horrible Histories


Fact Monster

Big Day Out

National Geographic Kids


Life Education Bus

KS1 Be Bright, Be Seen!

KS1 Road Safety Games

KS2 Road Safety Games

KS2 Tales of the Road


Hector’s World E-Safety

Lee & Kim’s E-Safety Adventures

Captain Kara and Winston’s SMART Adventure

Religious Education

BBC Religion


Keeping your child safe online

Think U Know E-Safety for Parents

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Oxford Owl is a FREE website built to support you with your child’s learning. To help you along the way, you’ll find age-specific reading and maths tips and activities, FREE eBooks, and lots of fun ideas to really bring your child’s learning to life. You will also find support and advice on a range of questions you may have – including helping your child with their phonics, motivating boys to read and ensuring your child is doing their best in maths.




Twinkl provides educational resources to help your child at home. These include: Parents’ Educational Guides, Behaviour Management, Home Routine and Timetable, Reading and Writing, Numbers, Fine Motor Skills, Around the Home, Activities, SEN and PSHE (Additional Needs) and School Preparation.



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