English

AAA Spell
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 0-4;Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Website Address: https://www.aaaspell.com/
Description: A place to create spelling tests using your own lists, as well as an array of spelling list suggestions, arranged according to age level (based on the US grade system). N.B. some words in the premade lists may use US spelling rules, rather than UK ones, but this is a valuable tool all the same.
Country: USA
Barefoot Books
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 0-4;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description: Barefoot books create award-winning books, activities and resources for kids, caregivers and teachers. With a mission to share stories, connect families & inspire children. Their website has accompanying activity packs and resources for a range of books. They also provide live story time on their social media channels.
Country: UK
BBC Bitesize
Suitable Age: Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: A free online study resource designed to help with learning, revision and homework. Includes videos, activities, quizzes and games.
Country: UK
Atom Learning
Suitable Age: Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Description: Interactive online lessons covering Maths, English, Verbal and Non-verbal reason. The website uses sophisticated AI and teacher-made content to keep pupils on their optimal learning paths. In response to COVID-19, they’re offering free, interactive online lessons for pupils aged between 8 – 12 in English, maths, verbal reasoning and non-verbal reasoning. Our lessons are hosted by professional teachers.
Country: UK
BBC Teach
Suitable Age: Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description: This website offers thousands of free inter-active lessons and curriculum-mapped videos, arranged by age-group and subject.
Country: UK
Beanstalk
Suitable Age: Age 0-4
Website Address: https://beanstalk.co/
Description: Beanstalk is a learning site for children aged 0-5, providing free access to parents during school closures. Join class anytime, from anywhere. With countless themes and class types for little ones. Their online classes are designed for different age groups considering each groups cognitive and social development needs.
Country: UK
Bibliomania
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: Study guides for literature and free online literature with 2000+ classic texts. Also offers reference books and book summaries as well as literature book notes and author biographies.
Country: UK
Bigeyedowl
Subject: English, Maths
Suitable Age: Age 0-4
Description: Ideas, resources and information designed to make learning more fun for early learners. Offers craft recipes, book reviews, songs and rhymes, as well as classical music suitable for young children
Country: UK
Brainpop
Suitable Age: Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Website Address: https://www.brainpop.com/
Description: BrainPOP offers engaging learning games, animated movies and activities, and tools that challenge students to reflect, make connections and engage in deeper, curiosity-driven learning.
Country: UK
Breakout EDU
Suitable Age: Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description: Collection of digital games for students at home. Select any game and start playing. These games cover a range of subjects
Country: USA
British Council Learning Resource
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 0-4
Description: For children, free online games, songs, stories and activities. For parents, articles on supporting children in learning English, videos on using English at home and information on face-to-face courses around the world.
Country: UK
British Library
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: Free English literature learning resources for secondary school students. Vast Discovering range of literature and various sources on poetry and accents
Country: UK
Century
Suitable Age: Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description: English, maths and science courses covering all the key topics for years 3-11, for free. They contain hundreds of micro-lessons that will help your child stay on top of their learning. (Note: free during Covid-19 crisis).
Country: USA
Children’s Poetry Archive
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: Allows children to read along with and listen to a wide variety of poems. Choice between theme, glossary and age group
Country: UK
Children’s University of Manchester
Suitable Age: Age 8-11
Description: Free to access activities for young people on a range of different subjects such as Ancient Egypt, French, Words, Energy and the Environment
Country: UK
CK-12
Suitable Age: Age 0-4;Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: A comprehensive free resource offering textbook style learning guides, divided by subject, level and topic area. The maths coverage goes from Kindergarten to the equivalent of Year 13, while other subject areas are split by topic, rather than age group.
Country: USA
Classroom Secrets
Suitable Age: Age 0-4;Age 4-8;Age 11-14
Description: A huge range of free resources in Maths, English and GPS tasks (Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling) for young people in KS1 & KS2.
Country: UK
CommonLit
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: A library of free texts, with accompanying worksheets, discussion suggestions and exercises. Categorised by age group and topic area.
Country: USA
Crashcourse (YouTube)
Suitable Age: Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description: Crash Course is a popular US based youtube channel with over 10 Million subscribers The short Educational Videos provide comprehensive overviews of specific subjects, divided into categories including World History, Engineering, Statistics, History of Science. Particularly useful for older students.
Country: USA
Daily Grammar
Subject: English
Suitable Age: Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description: Offers helpful grammar explanations and exercises. More than 440 recommended daily lessons, categorised by topic area.
Country: USA