Supporting your child

Curriculum links that might be useful: 

English  (this is mainly aimed at KS2 but the pictures are fantastic, it gives ideas for discussion and story starters that the younger children can access)

www.oxfordowl (this has lots of ebooks) (great for phonics practice)


Great for all ages!

Carol Vorderman –

Geography and History – National Geographic (quizzes, games, competitions and resources) – BBC Bitesize (videos, information, games etc) – Royal Geographical Society (whole teaching modules of work with lesson plans plus podcasts and animations) – Geography quizzes – History quizzes – games and quizzes

Art ( mainly for KS2)
Deepspacesparkle (American website that has lots of videos of how to create things)

Science – this is for teachers but some parents might find it useful

Science experiments at home –


Super Movers

PE with Joe (Joe Wicks aka The Body Coach)

Below are some links that we think you will find useful. If there is a website / resource that you think would benefit other parents then please use the Contact Us page to send them to us.


General for parents


Maths Resources

Phonics Resources


Please click on the following link to find out more about VIPERS, a way to support your child’s reading comprehension. VIPERS

Recommended Reading Lists

Recommended reads link for each year group


Year 1:

Year 2:

Year 3:

Year 4:

Year 5:

Year 6:

Online safety


Within this page you will find links to external websites. Although we make every effort to ensure these links are accurate, up to date and relevant, Portreath Primary School cannot take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers.

If you come across any external links that don’t work, we would be grateful if you could report them to Mrs Jones or Mrs Pamplin