Looking after the kids 

Home Schooling 

  • Foundation stage - GCSE worksheets and learning packs: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer
    Use code CVDTWINKLHELPS when registering, to access all resources for free.



Department for Education 

The DfE has launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline

0800 046 8687


DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk

Rag Dolly Annas

A music and rhyme group for toddlers which live-streamed a session for self-isolating families found it was joined by children from across Europe.

http://www.ragdollyannas.com/

Audible - free audio books for children 

Audible are providing free books for children whilst schools are closed. They have a broad range of books available and no bank details need to be provided. 

https://stories.audible.com/discovery

The Great Indoors

Lots of activity ideas to bring the great outdoors indoors. Help your children learn new skills. Suitable for ages 6-14.

https://www.scouts.org.uk/the-great-indoors/

Audible stories

Free story streaming for little ones to students of books and audio stories. Subscription service cancelled whilst the schools are closed. Keep your children them dreaming and using their imagination.

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

P.E with Joe

Get active every day at 9 am Mon-Fri. Half an hour of activity with qualified fitness coach Joe Wicks. Previous lessons also available online.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

Support for those not enrolled in education, employment or training

Online mentoring for NEET young people age 11-29.  Improving mental and emotional wellbeing in light of social distancing. Use this time to improve your employability.

https://sport4life.org.uk/young-people/online-mentoring/

Join the rainbow trail

Help spread hope by drawing, painting or printing a rainbow to put in your window. When you're out for your once-daily exercise lookout for them to count.

ow.ly/9QIS50yUfSh 

Survival guide to lockdown with kids under 5

If imaginary cups of tea make you question your life choices, these simple games for under-fives are fun, educational and encourage independent play.


https://www.theguardian.com/games/2020/mar/25/from-giant-snakes-and-ladders-to-toddler-pong-five-minute-mums-survival-guide-to-lockdown-with-kids

Illustrated booklet to help explain the situation with Covid19

Help explain what's going on in a reassuring way to under 7s (available in 22 languages)


https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

BBC resources for learning

  • Resources for parents, teachers and students. Live lessons, videos & games for primary and secondary age pupils

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach

 

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