Covid-19: children and young people
Resources for parents and children at home during the Coronavirus crisis
A guide written for young people with disabilities or special educational needs, with info on The Compass Card (a free leisure discount card for 0-25 yr olds in Sussex).
#ThisIsPE Activity Cards cover different aspects of physical learning such as mobility and dexterity.
CoviBook multiple languages to support and reassure children
Free audio-books for children while the schools are closed
Cardboard Spaceships for free online teaching, education and entertainment ideas for children at home
Homeschooling UK. Emergency group set up by teachers to help families
“Boogie Monsters” (a live rock and pop band for children under 7). Daily live keyboard request videos each day at 4.30pm for the whole family – access them through their Facebook group
Khan Academy for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it’s mostly common material.
BBC Bitesize No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
BBC Learning This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Senec For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
Blockly Learn computer programming skills – fun and free.
Scratch. Creative computer programming
Ted Ed All sorts of engaging educational videos
Find out more here: https://ed.ted.com/
National Geographic Kids Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Mystery Science Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This Wide range of educational videos
Crash Course You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids You Tube videos on many subjects for a younger audience
Paw Print Badges Free challenge packs and other downloads.
Tinkercad All kinds of making.
Prodigy Maths Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Nature Detectives A lot of these can be done in a garden
Oxford Owl for Home Lots of free resources for Primary age
Big History Project Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
The Artful Parent Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art Easy arts and crafts for little ones
The Imagination Tree Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
Toy Theater Educational online games
DK Find Out Activities and quizzes
Cincinatti Zoo Are holding livestreams at 7pm UK time every day that the US schools are closed:
13 Zoos that offer live streams See giraffes, koalas, pandas, tigers, penguins & more
Free colouring books to download and print