Home Learning

Whilst you are working at home the most important way to keep learning is to keep reading.

At St. Vincent’s we want children to love reading. Below are some suggestions for books to read at home.

Booktrust Book List for 0-5 Year Olds

Booktrust Book List for 6-8 Year Olds

Booktrust Book List for 9-11 Year Olds

If you would like more ideas for great books, linked to your age and interests, try using the Book Sorter. You can also add your own recommendations!

Click here for the Book Sorter


London Grid for Learning Resources

The school is part of the London Grid for Learning which has some excellent resources.  Your USO username and password have been provided in your Home Learning Pack. Any links below that require the USO log in have * next to them.

Here are some useful links to resources for Home Learning:



Scholastic, who run our regular Books Fairs  have shared some free downloadable home learning resource packs that may be of interest:





Languages (especially German!)



  • The Royal Opera House   Make the most of a rare opportunity to watch  a performance free from the comfort of your home
  • BBC Ten Pieces – 40 pieces of music with an introduction and full performance
  • Filmed On Stage  Free musicals and plays you can now stream during the coronavirus outbreak-updating daily



Why not go on a virtual tour of a famous museum from the comfort of your home?

British Museum, London, Virtual Tour

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Uffizi Gallery, Florence

Guggenheim Museum, New York

Musee d’Orsay, Paris

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul

Pergamon Museum, Berlin

The J Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles


View the Homework Tips for Parents and Carers.

View the Homework Presentation Sep15.

View the Parents and Carers Homework Letter Year 1

View the Parents and Carers Homework Letter Year 2

View the Parents and Carers Homework Letter Years 3 & 4

View the Parents and Carers Homework Letter Year 5

View the Parents and Carers Homework Letter Year 6

View the Phonics Tips for Parents .

View the Handwriting Guidelines and Expectations

View the Year 1 Spelling Words

View the Year 2 Spelling Words

View the Year 3 & 4 Spelling Words

View the Year 5 & 6 Spelling Words


The internet is an amazing resource which enables us to connect, communicate and be creative in a number of different ways, on a range of devices. However the internet is always changing and being able to keep up to date with your children’s use of technology can be a challenge.

If you want to learn how to stay safe online while playing games, visit this website, http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/ for fun games and activities. There are different sections and games depending on how old you are.

Some other useful websites for children:



Some safe search engines: