On this page we will upload useful website links with some varied activities for your children.

If you come across any great links that are not on here, please do let me know!

On-line-Resources-pack-for-young-people-children-and-families.pdf

 

During social distancing, why not use your daily exercise to learn more about our village?

Thanks to Nicki Powter for putting this quiz together and Justin Rhodes for organising the Google link:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1O14OAI6oo3CPKu6H1H6PR__f0cdnL0q1/view?usp=sharing

 

BBC Bitesize Daily:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

 

Essex Libraries:

You can download e books, magazines, comics and audiobooks.  For up to date information visit https://libraries.essex.gov.uk/

 

Ebooks on Oxford Owl

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/books/free-ebooks/ you will need to sign up for this, but it is free!

 

Structured activities and videos for children to learn in their own green spaces.

https://www.wild-days.org/ 

 

Quizzes, crafts and videos from painting eggs to creating pop art like Andy Warhol.

https://www.tate.org.uk/kids 

 

Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation through fun, colourful videos.

https://www.cosmickids.com/ 

 

Maths with Carol Voderman.

https://www.themathsfactor.com/  

 

English with David Walliams.

https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/ 

 

Dance with Darcey Bussell.

https://diversedancemix.com/ 

 

Cooking ideas with Jamie Oliver.

https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/ 

 

lots of maths, English and science activities.

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/ 

 

The Good to Know website has a list of fun activities families with children can access mostly for free:

https://www.goodtoknow.co.uk/family/things-to-do-with-kids-66855

 

Pretend to travel the world. Go on a virtual tour of these 12 famous museums

https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

 

Ways to stay relaxed and calm!

https://www.relaxkids.com/calm-pack

 

Activities and quizzes for younger kids

National Geographic Kids 

 

Education Endowment Foundation have today released new Covid-19 resources to support schools and parents with home learning. They can be accessed here.   

 

Essex Music Servicehave a range of eLearning and online resources available to students, and parents/carers in home-schooling. They are available on their website by clicking here

 

Helpful information and activities from the PSHE association

https://www.pshe-association.org.uk/content/coronavirus-hub

 

Some inspired indoor and outdoor activities!

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

 

Activities you can do at home

https://www.fsc-uk.org/en-uk/get-involved/teachers/education

 

A range of learning projects for parents

https://www.robinhoodmat.co.uk/learning-projects/

 

Change4life Activities for Children

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life

 

Help for dealing with anxiety in children and adolescents

https://www.actionforhappiness.org/news/dealing-with-adolescent-anxiety

 

Talking to children about their Emotional Health

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIU-bHELloI

 

https://happyselfjournal.com/?gclid=CjwKCAjwp-X0BRAFEiwAheRuiwVjPqVMjSEY0gFGpkEVU-RYEg74Ls1xJJj6xkKJtQHIUdLodF9DwRoCwfgQAvD_BwE

 

If children want to learn more and keep up to date with news about the coronavirus: CBBC Newsround

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

 

Headspace is also a great resource for mindfulness techniques

https://www.headspace.com/

 

Young Minds  -A charity which supports young people’s mental health. They have more advice on what to do if you are feeling anxious here:

https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/what-to-do-if-you-re-anxious-about-coronavirus/

 

If you feel worried or anxious, here are some links to places that can help: Childline A free helpline that you can call any time to talk about any worries you might have. Telephone: 0800 1111 They also have more advice here:

https://www.childline.org.uk/info-advice/your-feelings/anxiety-stress-panic/worries-about-the-world/coronavirus

 

Joe Wicks Kids Workouts – Youtube – there is going to be a daily workout programme suitable for children.

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=joe+wicks+kids+workout

 

Imoves Activities – Happy and Healthy ideas and links to resources

https://imoves.com/

 

Twinkle – free access for all parent for a month – code: UKTWINKLHELPS

http://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer

 

Maths is fun

https://www.mathsisfun.com/

 

BBC bitesize

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

 

BBC Cbbc

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

 

Primary homework help

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/

 

TopMarks

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

Small Talk (Early Years)

https://small-talk.org.uk/3-5-years/

 

Literacy Shed (non-subscription)

https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

 

Memrise (MFL)

https://www.memrise.com/bienvenue#1

 

Primary games

https://www.primarygames.co.uk/