Covid 19 has brought it's challenges. What to do shouldn't be a problem anymore. Here are some amazing things to try.
School help and Adventures from your sofa
Sky Badger have found lots of fun virtual ways that you can help your child with their school work as well as tonnes of virtual museum and wildlife adventures from all over the world that you can explore from your sofa.
Advice & Tips...
- Looking for help to support your child with the curriculum?
- Maintaining attention?
- Help them feel motivated?
- Mood tracking?
- Help with time management, organisation and prioritisation?
- Technical problems
- Visual timetables
- ...and lots more!
Fun educational support online
With homeschooling being a challenge for lots of families at this current time it’s vital that we link them to valuable, educational, fun and engaging websites and social media resources.
Some of the educational resources we have linked with are music, art, science, english language, reading, spelling, maths and most certainly lots of PE, all hosted by teachers, entertainers as well as regular blog and vlog hosts.
Activity Village has thousands of printable art and craft resources for home and a lot of free ones during this crisis.
This amazing site covers pretty every subject in every age and year group...thousands of resources for both teachers and parents.
Scholastic are well known and established as the school book fair provider but they offer so much more in the way of teaching and reading resources including interviews and story time with some of our much loved childrens authors as well as educational resources to download.
Virtual Museum Tours & other at home adventures
Gaining traction into all of the places we cannot visit but want to and making sure that we still know about what's happening at some of the wider worlds most fascinating and engaging facilities including, zoo’s, museums of all kinds, palaces, historical sites and much much more.
This is one of the most fascinating tours we have found so far...a brilliant resource looking and listening to experts talk about specific objects, their creators, where they are from and how old they are. Museum of the world takes you back in time around the whole world in a truly 21st century way.
Fascinated by Space Travel and it's amazing history?...At NASA you can take a virtual tour from the comfort of your home. With amazing detail and information this tour is a must for budding astronauts and scientists.
A Virtual visit to the RAF Museum is a fascinating look at aviation history. Touring the history of British Aviation at the museum gives you a huge insight into our past, present and future in the skies.
Anne Frank House
For decades this diary has been an insight into the history of a family in hiding at that time during World War II. For those children studying that period of history this is a engaging look at their hidden home.
Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum is an insight to the world of dinosaurs as well as our whole planet, the animals, bugs and plants that live here now and in the past. With fascinating virtual tours, activities and projects to get involved with at home.
A chance to see how famous artists created their art works and then paint and create in their style, play puzzles and quizzes and even explore the galleries and events.
Newquay Zoo shows you about conservation and how we can protect our animal kingdom for the future. They are also offering downloadable resources for a range of ages.
Buckingham Palace offers an amazing virtual tour of this inconic building and how the generations of royals have lived there.
The Woodland Trust
The Woodland Trust - watch live streaming of beautiful birds and their habitats as well as some with new chicks or eggs.
Browse loads of other things to do if you're stuck at home
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