Useful Links

Curriculum links that might be useful during school closure 

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.

Parent View

Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child’s school, from the quality of teaching to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. The survey can be completed at any time; you don’t have to wait until the school is being inspected.



Mathletics is an engaging, supportive online learning resource - targeted to the various national maths curricula of the UK, from Foundation to Key Stage 5.

Espresso Coding

Espresso Coding

Learn to code with Discovery Education Coding. ... Discovery Education Coding provides complete support for teaching coding in primary schools. ... Teacher resources and comprehensive lesson plans for Block coding, Python and HTML.

Crofty MAT Website

Crofty MAT Logo

A group of schools working as one, connected by a shared purpose to enrich the lives of children and their families across cornwall.

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


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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