In order to try and help you all through this very difficult time and alleviate some of the boredom that may set in, we have listed below various links which will hopefully assist you and your family. We have covered primarily four areas:- General Information, Education, Fitness and Fun, Fun, Fun......

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For children over the age of 13, with a Facebook account, the House Party app is a great idea. Up to 8 people at once can video call each other and talk. Download the app onto the mobile phone.

Board games / Cards / Arts & crafts

Baking / cakes cookies, bread, home-made pizza

Grow your own vegetable patch

Apps on your phone to help keep the kids entertained:

Foldify - crafts

Drawing with Carl - crafts

Muvimi - create your own film 

Epic - has over 30,000 books to read and helps improve reading too 

Simple Sums - Maths game

Facebook groups

Some great groups to look into on Facebook to help parents entertain their families – you will need to search Facebook for these actual groups

The Lockdown Artists

Gifting A Smile. Wish List

Cheshire Mums Isolation Tank

The Resilient Kid

Lockdown Survival With Kids

Multiflex daily sports challenges for kids to get involved with.

March 30, 2020

Animals 

Steve Backshall Live Wildlife Chat

March 30, 2020

Taskmaster 

Comedians set various tasks

March 30, 2020

Earn Blue Peter Badges 

CBBC games and videos

March 30, 2020

Children’s audio books 

kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages

March 30, 2020

Fender free guitar lessons 

kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages

March 30, 2020

World of David Walliams 

The World of David Walliams to be the first to hear about new David Walliams books, special offers, free activities, live shows, events and more!

March 30, 2020

House party app 

For children over the age of 13, with a Facebook account, the House Party app is a great idea. Up to 8 people at once can video call each other and talk. Download the app onto the mobile phone.

March 30, 2020

The Purple Pumpkin Blog

101 fun things to do during lockdown, varying from games, arts & crafts, organisation and making things.

March 30, 2020

Secret Manchester

Ikea has revealed how to make a different type of Fort during quarantine -

YouTube Channels

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Crash Course Kids 

March 30, 2020

Science Channel 

March 30, 2020

SciShow Kids 

March 30, 2020

National Geographic Kids 

March 30, 2020

Free School 

March 30, 2020

GEOgraphy Focus 

March 30, 2020

TheBrainScoop 

March 30, 2020

SciShow 

March 30, 2020

Kids Learning Tube 

March 30, 2020

Geeek Gurl Diaries 

March 30, 2020

Mike Likes Science 

March 30, 2020

Science Max 

March 30, 2020

SoulPancake 

March 30, 2020

Animal Workshops

March 30, 2020

Green fingers

projects from home; these are educational and creative videos to keep young people occupied. There is also webcam footage from wildlife captures on the site

Online Resources

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BrainPop 

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Tynker 

March 30, 2020

Outschool 

March 30, 2020

Udemy 

March 30, 2020

iReady  

March 30, 2020

Beast Academy (Math)  

March 30, 2020

Khan Academy  

March 30, 2020

Creative Bug  

Indoor Activity

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Making Salt Dough

March 30, 2020

Various Indoor Scavenger Hunt ideas

March 30, 2020

Daily Home Schedule

Routine and reassurance is often needed for young persons; how about trying a Daily Home Schedule......

March 30, 2020

Make (Good) Trouble

Make (Good) Trouble is a social disrupter. They exist to challenge existing norms and change entrenched ways of doing things. It’s centred around young people’s emotional wellbeing and everything developed is through the eyes of a child.

March 30, 2020

Draw with Rob

This is a draw-along video session that takes place every Tuesday and Thursday and parents can watch with children, then hopefully go away and create together.

March 30, 2020

How to make a pinball machine

March 30, 2020

How to make a photo booth

March 30, 2020

Garden Olympics

March 30, 2020

The Big Rocket Built

March 30, 2020

Superhero Circuit

March 30, 2020

Ninja workout

March 30, 2020

Football Drills

March 30, 2020

Drive in Movie

March 30, 2020

Playground favourites

Facebook Page

March 30, 2020

Wild at Home

A weekly guide to stay in touch with nature.