Post-16 resources for home learning

Whether you're a parent, carer or home school educator, explore a variety of activities and challenges that can be used to support young people's education from home.

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Science

  • Seneca

    Free revision with exam-style questions for each exam board.

    Biology resources
    Chemistry resources
    Physics resources

  • Khan Academy

    Free video-based learning for students to work through at their own pace.

    Biology resources
    Chemistry resources
    Physics resources

  • ISAAC

    Provides students with expert subject knowledge and allows teachers to track learning.

    Chemistry resources
    Physics resources

  • A practical guide to extended projects

    Encourage your students to try their own extended science projects at home.



    Explore resources

  • Big Picture online resources

    Quality assured resources for A level biology - each topic contains a variety of videos, posters and activities which would be useful for the flipped classroom.

    Explore resources

  • TimeTree

    TimeTree is a public knowledge-base for information on the evolutionary timescale of life.

    TimeTree resources

  • The Science of growing our food

    Learn how we can address challenges in growing, harvesting and processing food with this online course specially written for 16-19 year-olds.

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Aspiring medics

  • Medical Joyworks

    Diagnose and treat virtual patients with these free apps (on iOS and Android) from Medical Joyworks.

    Prognosis
    Explain Medicine
    Clinical Sense

  • touch surgery

    Conduct virtual surgery to correct a range of different conditions with this free app (available on iOS and Android).


    Touch surgery

 

Maths

  • Advanced mathematics support programme

    Support for GCSE, Core Maths, A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics, plus support during school and college closures.

    AMSP resources

  • MEI

    Lots of resources for AS/A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics, including the Integral platform (log-in required).

    MEI resources

  • Underground mathematics

    Navigate your way through interactive challenges as you work your way around the tube map.

    Underground Mathematics resources

  • Dr Frost maths

    Let Dr Frost guide you through key stage 5 maths via his YouTube channel.


    Dr Frost maths

  • TL Maths

    Over two thousand videos covering Mechanics, Statistics and Core.

    TL Maths

  • HEGARTYMATHS

    162K subscribers can’t be wrong? Lots of GCSE and Core playlists to get stuck into.

    HEGARTYMATHS

 

Computer science

 

Online professional development courses

  • Open Learn

    Free learning from the Open University.



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  • Open UNIVERSITY ACCESS COURSES

    Suitable for adults that wish to return to education. Provides an introduction to distance learning and university-level study. You may be eligible to study for free.

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  • Open University short courses

    Study entirely online for personal interest or professional development (note that there is a fee for the course).

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  • The Science of growing our food

    Learn how we can address challenges in growing, harvesting and processing food with this online course specially written for 16-19 year-olds.

    View course

Page last updated: 17 April 2020