STRONGER TOGETHER

Stronger Together

Home Learning

Please see below useful links and downloads to support Home Learning.  Each of our schools have provided a weekly programme of home learning tasks.  These can be accessed on your child's school website on the 'Home Leaning' page under the 'Parents' tab.

Online Safety

If you haven’t got parental controls in place for your devices at home.  We strongly advise that you action these.  Please see the help sheet and advice below:

How to set up parental controls

NSPCC Keeping Kids Safe Online

KidRex (Safe Search for kids!)

Childnet.com

Family Online Agreement

Safer Internet Centre

BBC.com/ownit

Twitter Helpsheet

 

COVID 19

Advice for parents during coronavirus

BBC Newsround - Advice if you are worried about COVID19

Children's Guide to Coronavirus

Dave the Dog – Free Book to discuss children’s worries (Written by a nurse)

Gruffalo Social Distancing

Gov.UK: Supporting your children's education during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Useful Home Learning Tips

NSPCC Positive Parenting Guide

NSPCC Building Positive Relationships Worksheet

 

Mindfulness & Wellbeing

Smiling Mind Free App

Looking after your feelings and body - Public Health England

Drop Anchor Meditation

Mindfulness Session 1

Mindfulness Session 2

CAMHS Wellbeing Resources

 

Children's Yoga

Animal Alphabet

Pirate Yoga

Bedtime Yoga

Story time Yoga

Outdoor Yoga

Easter Yoga

Studio Yoga

 

Home Learning Heroes Newsletters

HLH Newsletter - Week 1

HLH Newsletter - Week 2

HLH Newsletter - Week 3

HLH Newsletter - Week 4

HLH Newsletter - Week 5

HLH Newsletter - Week 6

HLH Newsletter - Week 7

HLH Newsletter - Week 8

HLH Newsletter - Week 9

HLH Newsletter - Week 10

HLH Newsletter - Week 11

For the love of books! - Reading Newsletter

HLH Newsletter - Week 12

Home Learning Heroes Certificate of Achievement

 

Virtual ‘Days Out’

Buckingham Palace

Folly Farm, Pembrokeshire

Edinburgh Zoo

San Diego Zoo

Dublin Zoo

Houston Zoo

Wildlife Trust, Cumbria

Kansas City Zoo

Atlanta Zoo

African animals

Zoos Victoria, Australia

Natural History Museum, London

National Gallery London

Science Museum – Games and Apps

Science Museum – Learning Resources

 

Scavenger Hunts

Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

Picture Scavenger Hunt

Outdoor Scavenger Hunt

Daily Walk Scavenger Hunt

Word Hunt

 

Family Activity Ideas

Family fun is so valuable and important, here are some great activities you can get involved together with:

  • 30 Day Lego Challenge
  • Shadow Drawing
  • Photography challenge - choose a colour each day and go around the house taking photos of different objects in your chosen colour. 
  • Write a story together
  • Keep a diary – it will be interesting to look back on
  • Set up a pen pal
  • Start your own blog
  • Go for a bike ride
  • Take up birdwatching
  • Learn to play chess
  • Research a particularly interesting time in history
  • Bake a cake
  • Grow plants or vegetables
  • Practise a musical instrument
  • Design a board game
  • Check out virtual  tours online
  • Plan a "round the world tour" using Google earth for inspiration
  • Ring or write to granny/aunty/cousin etc.
  • Keep a scrap-book
  • Learn to a language
  • Learn some sign language
  • 100 Things to do indoors
  • Non-screen Activity Ideas
  • Recipes for Children
  • We Are Stars - National Space Centre Activity Pack
  • Make your own Ice Cream