Grangetown Primary School

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WEB-links for Parents & carers


General Links
Sunderland Council. This link takes you to the Education & Learning part of the site.
Advice and resources covering a whole range of areas, including education.
BBC Parents.
The BBC offers advice & guidance across a range of educational issues.

Literacy: Reading (including phonics), Writing, Spelling, Speaking & Listening
Words for Life. A wealth of fun activties on all aspects of literacy, ages 0-11.
Book Character Games. Your child can play games with their favourite book characters including Harry Potter, Barry Loser, Jacqueline Wilson, Young Bond and Miffy.
This section offers advice on reading with your child.
Oxford Owl. 250 free eBooks for you to share with your child as well games to help your child with reading.
Phonics - how does each letter sound?

DirectGov. This section offers advice on helping your child with maths.

Internet Safety

E-Safety and Minecraft - Tips for parents from NSPCC
Caught in the Web.
Newsround special.
NSPCC advice regarding Online Safety. Comprehensive, clear and up to date advice for parents/carers.
Insafe. Resources to help children & their parents/carers experience a safer internet.
Think U Know. Great advice to keep children safe whilst using the internet.
CEOP. News and articles surrounding internet safety.
Digital Parenting. Useful guidance provided by Vodaphone. 
Childnet. All the information you need to keep your child safe online.