HPAB Don't rush challenge via


Year 3 have been working hard at home with some great History outcomes!


Poetry performance for home learning! Well done


Some poetry today based on a short film


Our latest video. Wih a little help from yoor friends


Team HPAB spreading a little kindness


Take a look at our new video


Very creative home learning for History here! Absolutely amazing!


Remembering and celebrating VE Day. Well done!


More superb science learning from home!


Another little message from us to you!


Wow, very impressive!


Great example of ‘Knowing More and Remembering More’ with our Vikings unit.


Some amazing science home learning from Year 4. Making ice cream! Yummy!


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Here is a great idea from one of our pupils - keep a diary and use those literacy skills everyday! Well done!


Science home learning - working from home to create a poster on States of Matter. Well done!


Working from home and learning about the water cycle today!


HPAB Spread a little kindness via


Story Time - Mrs Enver reads Giraffes Can't Dance

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Home Learning

Learning from Home During Academy Closures March 2020

There is an expectation that all of our children will continue with their learning at home and teachers will keep in contact with families to offer support. We will be putting updates on pupils’ learning on the academy website each day. If you have a query please email to the account and someone will advise you.

Launch of the Oak National Academy
online classroom and resource hub

The sector-led Oak National Academy has today launched its online classroom and resource hub. The Academy offers 180 video lessons each week for schools to use, across a broad range of subjects. The lessons cover children in Reception through to Year 10 and are free to use by both teachers and young people.

The Oak National Academy can be accessed here:


Free Resources - Croydon Libraries

Croydon Libraries have lots of free resources available through our digital virtual library.

You can instantly access 1000's of eBooks, eAudio, digital magazines, newspapers and comics, plus other online resources here:

For Harry Potter fans, they have #HarryPotteratHome until 30th April. Just visit: 

They also have online reference tools such as Britannica and Ziptales (which includes lots of interactive stories, games and quizzes to make reading fun for children!) Please see our 24/7 online services at:

All that's needed is a Croydon Library card. Anyone who hasn't got a card can join instantly via the library catalogue – please go to:


Launch of BBC Bitesize

The BBC has today launched an education package across TV and online, featuring celebrities and teachers, helping to keep children learning at home and supporting parents.

BBC Bitesize can be accessed here:


Useful links for resources:

PE with Joe Wicks - daily PE LIVE lesson at 9am everyday - click on the picture below

PE with Joe Wicks

Daily RWI Phonics lessons for children

We are excited to announce that from Monday 23rd March we are scheduling Read Write Inc. Phonics lessons on Facebook and YouTube for children to watch at home.
We will release three short Speed Sound lessons with one of our trainers every day for the next two weeks. The films will only be available at the times below:

  • Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am and again at 12.30 pm
  • Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am and again at 1.00 pm
  • Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am and again at 1.30 pm


Listening to stories online

Click in the links below to listen to the stories being read:

Year 1: Mrs Armitage on Wheels

Year 2: Not Now, Bernard

Year 3: The Battle of Bubble and Squeak
Chapter 1 
Chapter 2 
Chapter 3

Year 4: Wolf Brother

Year 5: Varjak Paw

Year 6: Fireweed
Chapter 1
​Chapter 2
​Chapter 3