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The Zoo

A wonderful site for developing and reinforcing mathematical vocabulary such as shortest, tallest and smallest. Excellent sorting activities and children can match parent and young.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet friendly

3-7 year olds
The Microbe Zoo

Informative and visually appealing site about microbes. Covers the positive and negative effects of microbes in agriculture, on animals including people, in water and in the air. Play the Safari game to hunt for microbes.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Sorting by Size

See if you can sort the animals. See which is the shortest, tallest or longest in this sorting game.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

3-5 year olds
Fun with Math

A set of interactive counting games (numbers 1 - 10). Explore the city, the zoo and the fairground to try the different counting and matching activities at school or home. This site works well on an interactive whiteboard.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

3-7 year olds
Animal Island Data

Help Molly count and organise animals in the zoo. Useful for learning how to find information from pictograms. Learn the language you need to know.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-7 year olds
The Tudors

Find out about the Tudors on this brilliant interactive site. See real objects and documents from the times. Test your skills on the games. There are resources for teachers too.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
The Children's Poetry Archive

A superb selection of poems arranged by themes, style or author. You can listen to an audio track of each poem being read by the author.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
Save the Whale

Complete the number bonds to set the whale free. You can choose different totals up to 10.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-7 year olds
Post the Letters

Deliver the letters to the correct houses by either matching the numbers 1 to 10 or working out the correct order yourself.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

3-5 year olds
The Wind in the Willows

Listen to The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Graham told in ten episodes by Bernard Cribbins. Each episode is accompanied by a short synopsis and a printable transcript, for the children to follow. There are follow-up ideas for teachers.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

8-10 year olds
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