Useful Education Websites
Live Life Aberdeenshire Digital Library:
Access free e-books, e-audiobooks, newspapers, magazines, reference materials etc. You need a library card and PIN number for this – if you don’t know this information contact me via e-mail Hayley.email@example.com for help
and “how to” videos for those resources: https://www.livelifeaberdeenshire.org.uk/libraries/how-to-films/
Teen and Literary classic online audio books. Free for the duration of school closures! This worked in Microsoft Edge but not in Internet Explorer for me so you might need to try different browsers but worth it!
Huge range of subject resources
Learn computer programming skills – fun and free.
British Sign Language
Free 20hr certified course to introduce you to British Sign Language:
US based You Tube videos on many subjects
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
The National Literacy Trust has launched a free online zone for S1/2 parents seeking ideas and guidance for activities that will engage their children at home, whilst also benefiting their reading, writing and language development.
Google Arts and Culture:
Explore world leading museums and archives virtually
Creative computer programming
National Library for Scotland digital access:
Individuals are required to sign up for digital access via the website, which is simple to do. A trove of free resources.
Free e-book access
3D Tour of The National Museum of Computing in Bletchley, England:
Engaging educational videos
Ted-Ed Daily Education Newsletter:
Ted-Ed have committed to creating and sharing high-quality, interactive, video-based lessons on a daily basis, for free.
Virtual Louvre Tour:
Explore the rooms and collections held in the world famous Louvre in Paris