Educating at Home

Additional Weblinks

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  • Isle of Wight College
    Offers age 14-16 vocational courses (including Platform One); GCSE courses; Functional Skills Maths and English. Please contact michael.joy@iwcollege.ac.uk / 01983 550687 for further information
  • Military Preparation College
    Offers 14-16 courses
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme
    For further information please contact carol.taverner@iow.gov.uk
  • St John’s Ambulance
    As the nation's leading first aid charity, we want to teach everyone simple, life-saving skills.
  • Rainbow Kingdom Art Workshops
    Run small workshops covering various areas of encaustic art.
  • Dinosaur Isle
    Dinosaur Isle
  • Isle of Wight Zoo
    Isle of Wight Zoo is a family-run zoo with a special interest in tigers and lemurs.
  • Quay Arts Centre
    Plenty to do, see and hear: exhibitions, music, theatre, film, comedy and much more.
  • The Forest School
    Independent Forest School, Beach School and 'bushcraft skills for children' provider on the Isle of Wight.
  • Stone Farm Riding Centre
    For further information please contact 07738 017643
  • Tapnell Farm Park
    At Tapnell you will find a whole host of exciting adventure adventures to immerse yourself in, run by local outdoor activity specialists Isle of Wight Adventure Activities.
  • The Playroom, Ventnor (ages 5-12)
    The Playroom is a pre-school, nursery and childcare provider in a unique setting in Ventnor on the Isle of Wight. We offer early years education and childcare for home schooled children in a home environment for children between the ages of 0-12.
  • Isle of Wight Learning Zone
    GCSE study groups
  • BBC Education
    Revision, tests, games for Key Stages 3 and 4
  • Live Mocha
    Languages
  • Brain Pop!
    In classrooms, on mobile devices, and at home, BrainPOP engages students in English, Maths, Science and Humanities through animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more.
  • Math Antics
    Provides simple and engaging math resources that make learning math more fun for students of all ages.
  • Cool Maths
    Free online cool maths lessons, games and other fun activites
  • Ten Ticks
    Ready-made courses consist of engaging maths worksheets, simple to follow video guides, interactive tests, fun quizzes and maths games.
  • IXL
    IXL is an immersive learning experience that provides comprehensive, curriculum-aligned maths and English content for reception to year 13 (subscription).
  • Reading Eggs
    Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for kids, with great online reading games and activities. (subscription)
  • SuessVille
    Fun reading with Dr Seuss
  • Star Fall
    Provides phonics and mathematics support
  • Wonderopolis
    A place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages.
  • Kids Know It
    Quality Educational Activities, Products, Movies, Music, Kids Games, Articles, Text Books, Learning Programs, Lesson Plans and Worksheets
  • PotterMore
    The digital heart of the Wizarding World, packed with exclusive writing, news, features and surprises.
  • The Khan Academy
    Online courses, lessons and practice
  • Learn Direct
    We are the UK’s largest provider of skills, training and employment services
  • National Extension College (NEC)
    NEC offers educational opportunities and second-chance learning to people for whom attending regular classes at a school or college would not be possible.
  • BBC iWonder
    Various learning resources
  • Education
    Maths and reading resources
  • Twinkl Education
    Unique, teacher-created, planning and assessment materials and teaching resources
  • iTalki
    Learning languages online
  • Maths Genie
    GCSE and A Level Maths revision
  • Future Learn
    Free online courses aged 13+
  • Conquer Maths
    Maths support (subscription)
  • InterHigh
    InterHigh is the UK’s only online independent Secondary School and Sixth Form College
  • CloudLearn
    Online home study courses