A project part funded by the European Regional Development Fund in partnership with South Kesteven District Council, North Kesteven District Council, the National Trust and the Environment Agency.
Blue Green Corridor

Protecting and preserving our environment

European Union South Kesteven District Council North Kesteven District Council National Trust Environmental Agency

Protecting and preserving our environment

Learning Resources

There are lots of learning resources online for home learning, but the difficulty can be finding them!

A brief overview of some of the websites used here with great home learning resources:

  • https://www.twinkl.co.uk/home-learning-hub. Twinkl.co.uk has lots of great learning resources, including some free packs made specifically for learning at home. Below some links have been included to learning resources and activities from twinkle.co.uk that highlight river processes and ecosystems.
  • https://www.dkfindout.com/us/.  This website has a lot of great information, set out in a clear and attention-grabbing way to make it easy to learn, and provides quizzes to test that knowledge. Below are some links for parents and children to use to learn about river processes and habitats, as well as the wildlife most likely found in a river environment.
  • https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/explorers/learning-from-home. The canal and river trust website have a whole section on learning from home resources. Some of these resources have been included below to learn more about river habitats and wildlife.
  • https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/river-facts.. This website has a lot of great information and worksheets on river landforms and processes to try at home. Below are some links to river related worksheets.
  • https://www.rgs.org/.. The royal geographical society has lots of learning resources for working from home. Below are some links to some river related activities that parents and children can try at home.
  • https://www.educationquizzes.com/.  This website provides some great educational quizzes. Below are links to relevant educational quizzes linking to river environments.

Key Stage 1:

                       Wyndham Park, Grantham


                         

                          Wyndham Park, Grantham

Wildlife Related

                           Grizzled Skipper Butterfly

Key Stage 2:

River Related

Habitat Related

Wildlife Related

                                                Grey Heron

                                               Grey Heron

Key Stage 3:

                                  River Slea, Sleaford

                                          River Slea, Sleaford

                                River Witham, Grantham

                             River Witham, Grantham

Wildlife Related

                               Common Chiffchaff

                                     Common Chiffchaff

Key Stage 4: GCSE

                         River Slea, Sleaford

                          River Slea, Sleaford