Resources for Home Learning and Activities
BBC Teach resources and lessons: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/live-lessons/
Icanbea… website for careers information, but also links to lots of home school resources
National Geographic Kids – activities about the world around us
Learn languages for free with Duolingo through their website or App.
The Scouts - activities for different age groups, with full instructions. Facebook ‘The Scouts’
Woodland Trust Nature activities: https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/blog/2020/03/nature-detectives/
The Artful Parent – art and craft activities. Facebook ‘The Artful Parent’
DK Findout – resources for younger age group
Harptoon Publishing - live cartooning workshops on Facebook, as well as resources and ideas. https://www.harptoons.com/
Activities and information about staying safe online for children and young people with ThinkUKnow: https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/ Also includes information for parents.
Activities and adventures to keep yourself occupied during this difficult time - fun for kids, adults, everyone! https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/what-we-do/adventures-at-home/
Loads of links to resources and websites for Educational Resources for Learning at Home
Girlguiding have launched a new section of their website called ‘Adventures at Home’, with activities and wellbeing tips for ages 4-18.
Training Courses for Young People
Online courses with universities through Future Learn. Learners need to be 14+ to have an account.
British Sign Language online course. £3 contribution to cost. https://www.british-sign.co.uk/learn-online-british-sign-language-course/
Anyone can learn for free with the Open University on OpenLearn, but signing-up will give you access to a personal learning profile and record of achievements that you gain while you study. https://www.open.edu/openlearn/free-courses/full-catalogue
Keeping Fit and Healthy
PE With Joe Wicks. Daily sessions on YouTube ‘The Body Coach TV’. https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1
Shake it with Oti Mabuse. Latin and Ballroom Dance Classes for Kids and Adults! https://www.facebook.com/OtiMabuse/
Put the fun back into fitness with these equipment-free workouts for all levels from the NHS https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/exercise/gym-free-workouts/
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