An integral part of the London Grid for Learning (LGfL) education broadband service available to London Schools are the online teaching and learning resources that are provided free of charge.
These high quality online learning resources are available to all LGfL connected schools and teachers and pupils can access LGfL content anywhere online using their LGfL Unified Sign On (USO) username and password.
If you are a parent or carer of an Oakleigh student and would like to access this content at home for your child please contact the office on 020 8368 5336 for details or via our online form.
- Audio Network
Recently upgraded the Audio Network collection of 50,000 tracks of original music, sorted by style and genre, provides both a solution to the problem of copyright and a rich, high quality resource widely used within the media industry.
- VideoCentral HD
VideoCentral HD offers an easy-to-use web-based solution which allows teachers in London to share video and audio files with students, colleagues and partner schools. Video and audio files are uploaded using a secure web interface then encoded automatically for fast, efficient web streaming.
- LGfL Gallery
There is no such thing as 'copyright free' resources - so LGfL has sought to provide digital resources that can be used in an educational context without breaking the law. The LGfL Gallery hosts a range of high resolution images from The Royal Collection Trust and the Ben Uri Gallery.
- P.B. Bear
P.B. Bear features 5 online video stories and talking books, with different activities based on Foundation goals. The activities are also mapped to the KS1 curriculum. You can find a summary of the activities by selecting the Activity menu from the stories home page.
- Busy Things - Play & Learn
Featuring new games and an all new interface, the upgraded suite of activities will that Busy Things will remain one of LGfL's most popular premium content offers, with 150 activities for early years children to explore!
- I-Board for KS1
You can search across the curriculum by year and topic to find an activity to support KS1. Includes activities for Numeracy, Literacy, Science, History, Geography, R.E., ICT, Cross Curricular and Early Years.
- Magic School from I-Board
Choose a character, dress them up and change their appearance then visit one of the playrooms for a variety of Early Years focused activities.
- Talking Stories 1 for KS1
From 2Simple, talking Stories 1 for KS1 consists of five online talking stories on KS1 QCA topics (mainly History and Geography). The text is spoken out in a range of languages and all the stories include activities for a range of subjects. Requires Adobe Shockwave v10 or better.
- Talking Stories 2 for KS2
Talking Stories 2: Multimodal teaching resources for KS2. This resource is in the KS2 Literacy menu. It supports the renewed framework for KS2 Literacy.
- Talking Stories 3 for KS1 and 2
This is the third collection of Talking stories from 2Simple Software aimed at both KS1 & 2, working in collaboration with LGfL. A unique feature of the collection is the ability to write and save your own stories online.