Links for home learning

Mental Health and Wellbeing

Safe4Summer is a campaign led by Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service and Greater Manchester Police to keep children safe over the summer, focusing this year on:

  • water safety
  • reducing anti-social behaviour 
  • making the roads of Greater Manchester safer

There is advice for parents, activities to do and a competition on the website.  Please take a look at the Safe4Summer w ebsite for more details

 

Early Help have put together some useful links to resources to help and support families at home Early Help links

The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership have put together some useful resources to support children and families.  Please click on the website link for more details https://hub.gmhsc.org.uk/mental-health/children-young-people-and-families/ 

RE Resources

Link to the Wythenshawe Catholic Church Partnership for live stream Masses Parish website

The Wednesday Word, which is usually sent home each week is now available for families online http://www.wednesdayword.org/stopgap/Special-Edition.pdf

Ten Ten have shared some resources for families to pray together 

Daily prayer resources https://www.tentenresources.co.uk/daily-prayers-for-home 

Sunday Liturgy and prayer resources, including links to hymns and bible stories https://www.tentenresources.co.uk/sunday-liturgy-for-families

If you like singing, the Diocese of Leeds have shared some singing lessons on YouTube to learn new songs and hymns, click on the link Diocese of Leeds

Below is a list of websites with games and activities and ideas for activities to do at home with your children.  We will try and add to the list regularly.

EYFS

The BBC website Tiny Happy People has lots of activities for Early Years and younger children Tiny Happy People

Scholastic have made all their Julie Donaldson resources freely available online.  Julie Donaldson is an author children in Early Years have been learning about this year Julia Donaldson resources

Creative Early Years learning activities from Hope Education

Resources and activities for younger children to do https://www.gruffalo.com/

https://www.mrmcmakingmemories.com Website with ideas and lots of links to other websites and apps for children to use https://www.mrmcmakingmemories.com/school-closure-resources

Hungry Little Minds has lots of activity ideas and links to online activities for younger children https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/#3

 

Current Affairs

Picture News are providing free news videos each week specifically designed for children https://vimeo.com/channels/picturenews

 

Science and Design Technology

The Science Museum group have a range of activities and Science experiments for you to do at home https://learning.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk/resources/?type=at-home 

Manchester Fayre have put together a book of some of the children's favourite recipes from school - let us know if you try any of them.  Recipe Book

The Food A Fact of Life website have put together lots of food related activities for children to try at home Food A Fact of Life

 

Challenges and Competitions

North West Gifted and Talented have some challenges and puzzles for you to try NWGT Challenges

Take the 30 day lego challenge and share what you build 30 day lego challenge

Have a look at this competition to enter if you want to get creative with sharing the message about the importance of handwashing

https://www.medicspot.co.uk/handwash (closing date 31/6/20)