Coronavirus and your Wellbeing
Support for Young People and their families during Covid 19 is available please click on the link below
Please find information from Mind
ChatHealth for School Nurses
|Aged 11-16? Our school nurses are still here to help with all kinds of things in these unsettling times. Just text #ChatHealthNHS to 07507330205 and we’ll reply back. T&Cs: https://chathealth.nhs.uk/important-info/privacy/|
|Aged 11-16? Need emotional support in these unsettling times? Our school nurses are still here to help. Just text #ChatHealthNHS to 07507330205 and we’ll reply back. T&Cs: https://chathealth.nhs.uk/important-info/privacy/|
|Aged 11-16? Need advice on relationship issues in these unsettling times? Our school nurses are still here to help. Just text #ChatHealthNHS to 07507330205 and we’ll reply back. T&Cs: https://chathealth.nhs.uk/important-info/privacy/|
|Aged 11-16? Looking for advice about eating healthily in these unsettling times? Our school nurses are still here to help. Just text #ChatHealthNHS to 07507330205 and we’ll reply back. T&Cs: https://chathealth.nhs.uk/important-info/privacy/|
Kooth is the largest Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing platform for Children and Young Adults living in the UK. Available for around half of all areas across England and Wales, Kooth gives Young People under the age of 20 fast, free and anonymous access to professional counsellors with safe online support 365 days a year. Please click on the link to access more information about them Kooth.
Healthy Schools Programme have the following guidance for being at home
We understand that coming to a new school can be difficult please see the PRU Well Being Statement.
Mindspace is a safe space for young people to discuss their mental well being
The following leaflet can help and explain Sexual Exploitation
Pupil Work Resources
Please find resources for making a Covid 19 time capsule and Manchester themed activities
Please find free on line resources
Engaging literacy resources and activities are now available on Zone In
Read all about whats going on in the World – First News
BBC Bitesize – Daily Lessons are available
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.
Learn computer programming skills – fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
All kinds of making.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
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.
Educational online games
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.