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Coronavirus support

Family activities

Summer PlayBox is our safe alternative to Playdays, YouthDays and the School's Out programme. 

Below you will find a range of learning activities for children and families which can be completed at home. 

Share you appreciation for your little ones by giving them a well deserved certificate for staying at home. Pick your child's favourite design below

Rainbow certificate

Space certificate

If you need help explaining coronavirus (COVID-19) to your children, download this factsheet.

Help your children to talk about their worries in these unusual times with our mindfulness help sheet.

  1. Other useful learning activities

    BBC Teach for educational videos and activities 

    South Western Ambulance Service activity pack and certificate

    Network Rails online educational pack 

    Haynes Motor Museum has online free and fun activities

    GWR online learning portal using key STEM skills in games

    Royal National Lifeboat Institution have a range of activity packs

    Eco Kids Planet educational packs teach children about the world around them

    Turtle Diary has educational children's games 

    BrainPop with lessons, games and activities on a range of topics 

    Scholastic has learning resources and videos as well as a daily activity 

    Splash Learn with online curriculum courses

  2. Educational resources

    The Government have brought together an initial list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home.

    These websites have been identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages.

    View Government list of educational resources 

  3. Youtube learning channels

    Crash Course Kids

    Science Channel

    SciShow Kids

    National Geographic Kids

    Free School

    Geography Focus

    TheBrainScoop

    SciShow

    Kids Learning Tube

    Geeek Gurl Diaries

    Mike Likes Science

    Science Max

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