Beckstone Primary School

Bridging communities | Promoting learning and excellence | Shaping the future.

Eadie Street, Harrington, Workington, Cumbria CA14 5PX
01946 830423 | wb@beckstone.cumbria.sch.uk |


Computer Home Access

Accelerated Reader is a powerful tool for monitoring and managing independent reading practice, motivating students to read for pleasure.

Hit the Button is an interactive maths game with quick fire questions on number bonds, times tables, doubling and halving, multiples, division facts and square numbers. The games which are against the clock challenge and develop a child's mental maths skills.

Designed for 6 to 11 year olds, the activities can be matched to appropriate mathematical ability. Regular use of Hit the Button can help children to sharpen their recall of vital number facts in a fun way and learning multiplication tables need not be boring.

A highly engaging platform for learning to add and subtract.

Past SATs papers are ideal to help children prepare for their SATs tests. Why? Because it's important to be familiar with SATs questions before facing a real SATs paper.

Here you will find all SATs past papers for free SATs practice. We have organised every SATs paper to make it easier for you to find the past SATs papers you want. Every file is carefully named so you can quickly download plenty of SATs past papers.

At timestables.co.uk you can easily practise all of your tables. The arithmetic problems are clear and simple so you can immediately get started on practicing your tables. Select one of the times tables you wish to practise from the list below and show what you can do on the speed test or print out great worksheets.

In either paper form or online, Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice.

Each week concentrates on a different times table, with a recommended consolidation week for rehearsing the tables that have recently been practiced every third week or so.

The magic of Curriculum Visions Learning provides multimedia support and online textbooks for school students between 5 and 13 years in school and at home.

My Maths - A fully interactive, online mathematics learning solution for all ages and all abilities.

Conker KIRFs - KIRFs (Key Instant Recall Facts) are designed to support the development of the mental skills that underpin much of the maths work in schools. They are particularly useful when calculating, be it adding, subtracting, multiplying or dividing.

Scratch can be downloaded FREE from http://scratch.mit.edu/

How to make a game called 'Crustacean Storm'

Fun, accessible games and activities designed specifically for young children and those with learning difficulties.

Education City - a site packed with learning activities across the curriculum for all children at the school. Every child should have an individual password for this site - replacements are available from Mr Warbrick.


Mathletics - as well as pitting your mental maths skills against others from around the world this site also has tutorials to further mathematical understanding. This site also gives access to 'Spellodrome' which practices spelling. All key Stage 2 children have access.


Children in Key Stage 2 should all have individual passwords for this site which includes 'Spellodrome'. Reminders are available from your child's class teacher or Mr Wilson.

Free educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students to learn on the web. All children's educational computer activities were created or approved by certified school teachers. All educational games are free and are modelled from primary grade lessons and enhanced to provide an interactive way for children to learn.

Oxford Owl is an award-winning website to help support your children's learning, both at home and at school. Find tablet-friendly eBooks, inspiring school improvement and teaching support - and look out for new content being added all the time!