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Hi there! We have put together a list of useful resources for children to make the most of whilst they are no longer at school. The links provide a wide range of learning tools suitable for children of all ages, feel free to check them out!
Online Safety at Home
#OnlineSafetyAtHome packs are available for different age groups to give you 15 minute activities by Think U Know.
Age ranges are 4-5, 5-7, 8-10, 11-13, and 14+
The National Theatre is offering free streaming of some of its productions over the next weeks.
Each production is released to watch from 7 pm on Thursday (first one today) and then available for 7 days. The first 4 being shown are:
National Theatre at Home launches with One Man, Two Guvnors this Thursday, followed by Jane Eyre, Treasure Island and Twelfth Night, with more titles to be announced.
The link for more details is below:
https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/list-of-online-resources-for-anyone-who-is-isolated-at-home — Online learning guide with virtual tours and live webcams
www.topmarks.co.uk – find education resources by subject and age group
www.oxfordowl.co.uk Reading, English, Maths and activities (suitable for ages 3-11)
www.nrich.maths.org – Maths and English Games
www.prodigygame.com free maths app.
www.technologystudent.com website for science, design and technology, information pages as well as printable worksheets. Good for those who like hands on learning.
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize - Offers a range of education resources, including revision, games and CV writing for those preparing to leave college or looking for part time jobs. Ages 4 to 18.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers interactive learning website for all subjects including times tables, PSHE, science, English
https://www.sunshine-support.org/covid-19-downloads downloadable Covid-19 specific support for those with SEND.
www.plprimarystars.com videos, games & worksheets for maths, English and health and wellbeing.
http://www.natre.org.uk/about-natre/free-resources-for-you-and-your-pupils/ Religious Education resources
www.themathsfactor.com Maths with Carol Vorderman
https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/ Cooking with Jamie Oliver
https://quizlet.com/ - remote teaching and learning for all ages
https://www.kew.org/learning/learning-at-home — Learning at home — Kew Gardens
www.phonicsbloom.com KS 1 & 2 Game
www.teachyourmonstertoread.com free website, cost for app
www.twinkl.co.uk - provides a daily schedule and offering free subscription during school closures.
www.whiterosemaths.com – maths planning and activities.
www.tes.com/teaching-resource/covid-19-home-learning-pack-coronavirus-12267191 free resource pack to complete for all ages.
www.robinhoodmat.co.uk/learning-project activities planned over 7 weeks for each learning group
www.gonoodle.com movement and song interactive videos.
www.bbc.co.uk/newsround Child-friendly news website.
www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources Support for emotional well-being & a guide to explaining Coronavirus to children.
https://www.cosmickids.com Cosmic Kids - free yoga for kids, with interactive storytelling
Here are some resources that you can use to help your time indoors.
25 indoor activities to keep the children entertained over the holidays: https://bit.ly/34nWq9B
This page has been created to support parents during Covid-19 and the closure of schools. Each fortnight, they release new home activity packs with simple 15-minute activities you can do with your child to support their online safety at a time when they will be spending more time online at home: https://bit.ly/3bWyKfg
Always Heard Helpline
The Always Heard helpline service is open and available to all children in care, care leavers or the adults referring them, that live in England. They can answer any questions about the services children are entitled to and offer information on how to get an advocate who will help to guide them through the social care system.
Freephone: 0808 800 5792
Text/Whatsapp: 07758 670369