Stay at Home Ideas - W/B 27th April

Don't forget to check the Home Learning section for specific curriculum content set by teachers and advice on good working routines.

Also we've published a list of 50 websites for looking and learning at your leisure, and some further independent learning ideas.

The sheets below are ideas for activities designed to help students wellbeing, one for each day of the week.

Other examples of independent student work could include:

1. Create a glossary of the key words from the topic tables on the curriculum website (Glossary Word Template - Flashcard PowerPoint)

2. Read for at least an hour a day. You could access free online books on the following websites

3. Use the Cultural capital website ( to complete CC@JPA '5 a day' diary - Template Part 1 Word format - Template Part 1 PDF form

4. Go on to Frog Play to access the wide range of quizzes and past exam questions available. You can also track your progress NB access it from the Frog Play icon in the quick launch section of the VLE

5. Use the following websites to explore and revise a range of subjects. You could also use these sites, plus the information on the classroom section of the VLE, to create revision materials for all the topics you have studied this year –

Template Knowledge Organiser 

6. Create a personal diary or newspaper for each day you are working at home. What did you do? How did you feel? What significant thing happened that day? Create your own, write it in your planner or use the templates here: Journal Diary - Newspaper

7. Carry out your own personal project - use the following template to help (attachment provided)

8. For some cultural relaxation try and colour by numbers the attached pieces of art - (zip file)

9. Have a go at some of the 'The Great indoors' tasks on the following website

10. Why don't you have a go at the 'do at home' science experiments on the Royal Institution website NB remember 'Health and Safety'; don't injure yourselves!

11. Why don't you enter the New York Times 15 second vocabulary video challenge. Also send your videos to Mr Faraday so he can upload your videos onto the website.

12. Have a go at the story challenge below - send entries to Mr Faraday (

13. YouTube in collaboration with Khan Academy have created a wealth of resources to explore. There are a mindboggling breadth of playlists, live tutorials and channels to investigate. To get started please visit the following site


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