This resource library has been established to support parents and students in home learning. Your child may already be accessing online learning programs subscribed to by your school. These can be continued at home. This guide provides additional resources for learning at home which may look different to classroom learning.

General

GENERAL

Cool Australia's Learn@Home resources are designed for parents & carers to use with their children at home. Includes self-directed, hands-on learning for students ages 10 and over.

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Free online multidisciplinary learning. Requires learners to create an account. Your child may already have a school account.

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Curated learning resources for all stages of learning from the ABC.

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Youtube, partnering with Khan Academy and other learning creators, have brought together a range of resources and activities.

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Daily dedicated education content covering multiple learning areas.

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Educational video library to support classroom and home learning.

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Ideas for activities at home.

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Online learning for English, maths, science, history, geography and commerce.

Offers a free trial period.

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A library of curriculum-aligned activities across the subject areas. Lessons are structured and access to online tutors is part of the service

This product may be used in your school, alternatively you can access a free trial.

GENERAL

Study Ladder provides online learning for maths, English, science, and other subject areas. Parents can create free accounts for their child/ren. Your child may already have an account provided by their school.

GENERAL

Khan Academy Kids provides thousands of activities in a range of learning areas.

GENERAL

47 block-based learning activities for pre-schoolers.

GENERAL

Educational videos for curious kids of all ages, a free resource for parents & teachers. Covers topics such as science, art, nature, animals, & more.

English

ENGLISH

Activities and interactive tools for reading and writing at home.

ENGLISH

Activities to help parents and children create their own stories.

ENGLISH

Storyline Online is available for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide. Each book includes learning aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills.

ENGLISH

ABC Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for kids, with great online reading games and activities.

Your child may already have an account with their school.

ENGLISH

A free online guide supporting literacy learning at home through collaborative play and shared discovery.

ENGLISH

An extensive list of author read-alouds, many with accompanying activities.

ENGLISH

LiteracyPlanet offers access to thousands of curriculum aligned exercises covering a range of areas from pre-reading to advanced grammar.

ENGLISH/MEDIA

MakeBeliefsComix IS a fun learning resource to teach students about the news and produce a range of multimedia.

Maths

MATHS

Students are learning to be Moneysmart through a community of passionate teachers and well-informed schools.


MATHS

Mathletics provides online maths resources for all ages. Requires subscription.

Your child may already have an account with their school.

MATHS

Core maths and problem solving skills through interactive lessons.

Offers a 30 day free trial.

MATHS

NRICH Maths provides online challenges, activities and games for primary students. Includes solutions.

MATHS

Personalised maths learning for K-6 students aligned to your local curriculum.

Your child may already have an account with their school.

MATHS

An online maths learning resource featuring scaffolded lessons from Eddie Woo (Wootube)

MATHS

IXL provides practice activities for the maths and English curriculum.

MATHS

Prodigy is a self guided online math program where users meet a friendly creature who guides them as they enter a fantasy world filled with battles and rewards.

Science

SCIENCE

National Geographic Kids provides interactive learning for science, history, and geography.

SCIENCE

The science homework app by Stile.

Learn, revise and master science on the go.

SCIENCE


A collection of learning materials and activities from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab.

SCIENCE

Hundreds of free at-home science experiments.

SCIENCE

Zoos Victoria have set up a few live stream cameras from Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo, so you can enjoy the zoo from anywhere.

SCIENCE

Science activities and resources to support experimental learning at home.

SCIENCE|HASS

Bush Blitz is Australia’s largest nature discovery program and we now have a virtual citizen science expedition that anyone can join. We are encouraging Australians to learn more about the plants and animals around them while contributing to our understanding of Australia’s biodiversity.

The following page of our website contains links to all of the information they would need to take part in this citizen science project: https://bushblitz.org.au/introducing-an-expedition-for-everyone/

Technology

3D DESIGN

Learn 3D modelling, electrical circuits and engage in online STEM projects.

TYPING SKILLS

TypingClub is a typing and keyboarding program with lessons and incentives that help kids learn to touch-type.

CODING


An online platform to learn how to code with guided courses and challenges. Supported by online tutors.

CODING

Create something amazing using easy-to-learn code.

Humanities & Social Sciences (HASS)

HASS

Cross-curricular learning experiences based on quality literature.

HASS

The Orb is a collection of online resources to assist the teaching of Tasmanian Aboriginal histories and cultures. It is a dynamic project and will be regularly updated with new resources.

HASS

Behind the News explores news using the current language, trendy music and popular culture of youths.

HISTORY

Online resources and activities that bring students incredible sources and stories of the Memorial's collection.

The Arts

VISUAL ART

Art lessons for children, including drawing, painting, origami and more.

MUSIC

Dr Anita Collins presents new research on the impact of music education on a child?s brain. Thought-provoking questions for inspiring K-6 whole school conversations accompany this resource.

VISUAL ART

Hands-on learning activities from the National Museum of Australia.

Health & Physical Education

HEALTH/PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Daily 30 minute exercise routines for people of all ages.

WELLBEING

Smiling Mind is a unique tool developed by psychologists and educators to help bring balance to your life through meditation and mindfulness.

HEALTH/PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Suitable for children and adults of all ages, abilities and backgrounds, Yulunga can be used as an educational resource and as a guide to inclusive, structured sport within communities.

OUTDOOR LEARNING

A local resource supporting learning through outdoor play.

Languages

LANGUAGES

Free self guided language learning platform that works through any online browser or through the dedicated app.

Advice

ADVICE

Learning Potential is an Australian Government website featuring tips and ideas to help you nuture your child's potential at home.

ADVICE

Fun, low-cost play ideas designed to help children learn. Features activity guides for children aged 0-6 years.

ADVICE

Activities parents can do at home with their preschool-aged child. Includes reading advice.