SWA - Remote Learning Resources

This list is NOT exhaustive. It has been compiled with a science focus although many of the websites (indicated with *) are applicable to other subjects as well. Please note, these websites are for general interest/additional work and you should focus your main remote learning on the tasks that are set for you by your teachers through go4schools.

General School wide websites

Our online resource for communication and sharing work

Default revision tool for Samuel Ward students – you will be set work on this or can be used for general revision

Self-quizzing and tests set by teachers

See Samuel Ward website for more details

Online learning program to build knowledge – free access for schools for duration of closure – look out for separate email communication

KS3 & KS4

Thousands of questions across all sciences, English and maths for both KS3 and KS4. No login required to access

Create your own flashcards and other resources to help with revision and recall

General resources for all subjects

Loads of great resources including videos, past paper questions and revision tips.

In the case of whole school closures this website will hold online live lessons with specific focus, decided each day along with support and work for students to complete

A work in progress website that has been released early and for free. Currently Biology content only but Chemistry being added soon. Over 100 videos explaining key concepts across the spec along with short self-test quizzes.

Very visual using animations and quizzes to help with retrieval and revision. Also suitable for A-Level Chemistry

GCSE Science Revision videos and workbooks

Exam papers, revision notes, worksheets and questions

Videos for whole Science spec – sign up required

Videos for various science topics

Loads of assessment resources – free use for next few weeks

A resource of the most highly-rated science videos sorted by topic


Mobile Apps

  • Gojimo Revision
  • 23 Equations – Physics equation revision
  • A Level Biology
  • BBC Bitesize
  • Duolingo

Other activities for times in self-isolation and quarantine

A brand new resource that is adding ideas for activities to do at home in your spare time

Please look after yourselves and those around you. Keep in touch with your friends and family and maintain a routine of normality. We will be doing everything we can to support your studies at home over the next few months.