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๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature-related activities and educational resources.Nature-related activities and educational resources.

Big History ProjectBig History Project

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Toy TheaterToy Theater

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games for younger kids.Educational online games for younger kids.

DK Find OutDK Find Out

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/

Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.

TwinklTwinkl

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk

Educational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPSEducational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

Paw Print BadgesPaw Print Badges

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Outdoor Classroom DayOutdoor Classroom Day

๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/

Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).

World GeographyWorld Geography

๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Play ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s dayPlay ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s day

TinkercadTinkercad

๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/

From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html

Kids science activities.Kids science activities.

Five Minute MumFive Minute Mum

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/

BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. 

The Artful ParentThe Artful Parent

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/

BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.

Red Ted ArtRed Ted Art

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com

BLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little onesBLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination TreeThe Imagination Tree

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com

BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Virtual ToursVirtual Tours

List of Virtual ToursList of Virtual Tours

๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit 

List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

Smithsonian AnimalsSmithsonian Animals

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html

Smithsonian Animal TourSmithsonian Animal Tour

Smithsonian DinosaurSmithsonian Dinosaur

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html

Smithsonian Dinosaur TourSmithsonian Dinosaur Tour

LouvreLouvre

๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Louvre Art Museum, ParisLouvre Art Museum, Paris

Uffizi GalleriesUffizi Galleries

๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6

Uffizi Galleries, ItalyUffizi Galleries, Italy

๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

National Gallery, LondonNational Gallery, London

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace

๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Buckingham Palace, LondonBuckingham Palace, London

Communities and GroupsCommunities and Groups

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326

Home activities for kidsHome activities for kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/

Fun, activities and education for kids at homeFun, activities and education for kids at home

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/

Kids' Activities for During LockdownKids' Activities for During Lockdown

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/

Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/

kids crafts & diy ideaskids crafts & diy ideas

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/

Isolation Activities for KidsIsolation Activities for Kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/

Coronavirus School closures-kids activitiesCoronavirus School closures-kids activities

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/

Keeping Kids Busy in IsolationKeeping Kids Busy in Isolation

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/

Keeping Kids Busy and LearningKeeping Kids Busy and Learning

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles

๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)

Make-up-a-voice ActivityMake-up-a-voice Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity

Banish-boredom Printable JournalBanish-boredom Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom

7-day Challenge Printable Journal7-day Challenge Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal

Space Colonization Printable ActivitySpace Colonization Printable Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn

Song + Art ProjectSong + Art Project

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.

In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.

Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.

Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.

In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.

Make a maze with forest materials.Make a maze with forest materials.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.

Offer Short LessonsOffer Short Lessons

๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook

โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]

Other Helpful InformationOther Helpful Information

National Trust Free Parks & GardensNational Trust Free Parks & Gardens

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.

RSPB Nature Reserves Open for FreeRSPB Nature Reserves Open for Free

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/

The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).

Education and LearningEducation and Learning

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/

  

  

  

  

  

Parenting & ChildcareParenting & Childcare

Resources and tools for guardians and parents to useResources and tools for guardians and parents to use

๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ

Got another link for this section? Put it here.Got another link for this section? Put it here.

โœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธโœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธ

Talking About Coronavirus Talking About Coronavirus 

Talking to Children about CoronavirusTalking to Children about Coronavirus

CDC AdviceCDC Advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html

How to help children copeHow to help children cope

Child Mind InstituteChild Mind Institute

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.

Health Line GuideHealth Line Guide

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 OutbreakHow to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 Outbreak

NY Times Coronavirus and KidsNY Times Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html

How to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in checkHow to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in check

Telegraph Coronavirus and KidsTelegraph Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/

How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.

Project Fear NotProject Fear Not

๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/

Project fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for ChildrenProject fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for Children

PBS Guide to Talking to Children about CoronavirusPBS Guide to Talking to Children about Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virusHow to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virus

Kids Friendly Info on CoronavirusKids Friendly Info on Coronavirus

Colouring BooksColouring Books

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.

Matt Smeed Guide for KidsMatt Smeed Guide for Kids

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-

Cute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologistCute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologist

ICAN ResourcesICAN Resources

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/

ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.

Coronavirus ComicCoronavirus Comic

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New CoronavirusJust For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

How Germs SpreadHow Germs Spread

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober

How To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark RoberHow To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark Rober

Hand washingHand washing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus

โ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Voxโ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Vox

๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4

Proper hand washingProper hand washing

Social DistancingSocial Distancing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic

Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html

Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.

Make your own soapMake your own soap

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands

How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.

Brain PopBrain Pop

๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.

Baby Sharky: Wash Your HandsBaby Sharky: Wash Your Hands

๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI

"Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark""Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark"

Spun OutSpun Out

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ 

SpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- IrelandSpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- Ireland

Preparing for the OutbreakPreparing for the Outbreak

For learning how to prepare for the outbreakFor learning how to prepare for the outbreak

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit

CDC Advice for ParentsCDC Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html

CDC advice for parentsCDC advice for parents

Live Q&A with Scotland's First MinisterLive Q&A with Scotland's First Minister

๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19

Live Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitchLive Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitch

ChildcareChildcare

SiteEanderSiteEander

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com 

SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. 

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ

Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.

Rally Round MeRally Round Me

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/

Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. 

UK Government Advice on ChildcareUK Government Advice on Childcare

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures

The UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-oldsThe UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-olds

Family Support NIFamily Support NI

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -

Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.

YoopiesYoopies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.

Your Baby DoctorYour Baby Doctor

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220

Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. 

Mutual ChildcareMutual Childcare

Wiggle RoomWiggle Room

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/

Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. 

Childcare Coop for DoctorsChildcare Coop for Doctors

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform

Childcare for doctors co-opChildcare for doctors co-op

Childcare CoopChildcare Coop

๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/

Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.

KoruKidsKoruKids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk

KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.

Routines and SchedulesRoutines and Schedules

Mansour's MusingsMansour's Musings

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/

Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.

LitterBox ComicsLitterBox Comics

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592

COVID-19 daily scheduleCOVID-19 daily schedule

Jesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily ScheduleJesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily Schedule

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing 

Two people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of itTwo people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of it

Fun and ActivitiesFun and Activities

AdviceAdvice

CPR Staying at Home with KidsCPR Staying at Home with Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/

What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)

Yoopies Guide for ParentsYoopies Guide for Parents

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents

How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

Quarantine Parenting AdviceQuarantine Parenting Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar

Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.

UNICEF Advice for ParentsUNICEF Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know

What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.

Keeping the Kids ConnectedKeeping the Kids Connected

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D

Keeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut DownKeeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut Down

Resources and Lists of ActivitiesResources and Lists of Activities

National Geographic KidsNational Geographic Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

BBC Bitesize Daily LessonsBBC Bitesize Daily Lessons

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.

BBC CBeebiesBBC CBeebies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.

BBC CBBCBBC CBBC

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/

Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.

World at HomeWorld at Home

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net

Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.

Enrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working RemotelyEnrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working Remotely

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing

This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.

Little Light BulbsLittle Light Bulbs

๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.
  • Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

  • A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

    A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

  • Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

    Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

Audible Free Audio StoriesAudible Free Audio Stories

๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Audio stories and books for free.Audio stories and books for free.

Nature DetectivesNature Detectives

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature-related activities and educational resources.Nature-related activities and educational resources.

Big History ProjectBig History Project

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Toy TheaterToy Theater

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games for younger kids.Educational online games for younger kids.

DK Find OutDK Find Out

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/

Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.

TwinklTwinkl

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk

Educational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPSEducational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

Paw Print BadgesPaw Print Badges

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Outdoor Classroom DayOutdoor Classroom Day

๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/

Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).

World GeographyWorld Geography

๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Play ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s dayPlay ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s day

TinkercadTinkercad

๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/

From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html

Kids science activities.Kids science activities.

Five Minute MumFive Minute Mum

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/

BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. 

The Artful ParentThe Artful Parent

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/

BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.

Red Ted ArtRed Ted Art

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com

BLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little onesBLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination TreeThe Imagination Tree

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com

BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Virtual ToursVirtual Tours

List of Virtual ToursList of Virtual Tours

๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit 

List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

Smithsonian AnimalsSmithsonian Animals

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html

Smithsonian Animal TourSmithsonian Animal Tour

Smithsonian DinosaurSmithsonian Dinosaur

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html

Smithsonian Dinosaur TourSmithsonian Dinosaur Tour

LouvreLouvre

๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Louvre Art Museum, ParisLouvre Art Museum, Paris

Uffizi GalleriesUffizi Galleries

๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6

Uffizi Galleries, ItalyUffizi Galleries, Italy

๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

National Gallery, LondonNational Gallery, London

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace

๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Buckingham Palace, LondonBuckingham Palace, London

Communities and GroupsCommunities and Groups

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326

Home activities for kidsHome activities for kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/

Fun, activities and education for kids at homeFun, activities and education for kids at home

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/

Kids' Activities for During LockdownKids' Activities for During Lockdown

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/

Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/

kids crafts & diy ideaskids crafts & diy ideas

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/

Isolation Activities for KidsIsolation Activities for Kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/

Coronavirus School closures-kids activitiesCoronavirus School closures-kids activities

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/

Keeping Kids Busy in IsolationKeeping Kids Busy in Isolation

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/

Keeping Kids Busy and LearningKeeping Kids Busy and Learning

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles

๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)

Make-up-a-voice ActivityMake-up-a-voice Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity

Banish-boredom Printable JournalBanish-boredom Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom

7-day Challenge Printable Journal7-day Challenge Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal

Space Colonization Printable ActivitySpace Colonization Printable Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn

Song + Art ProjectSong + Art Project

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.

In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.

Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.

Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.

In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.

Make a maze with forest materials.Make a maze with forest materials.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.

Offer Short LessonsOffer Short Lessons

๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook

โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]o.uk

Other Helpful InformationOther Helpful Information

National Trust Free Parks & GardensNational Trust Free Parks & Gardens

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.

RSPB Nature Reserves Open for FreeRSPB Nature Reserves Open for Free

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/

The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).

Education and LearningEducation and Learning

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/

Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/

Facebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideasFacebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideas

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Facebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFacebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

CampaignsCampaigns

In this TogetherIn this Together

๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other

SafeguardingSafeguarding

Safeguarding AdviceSafeguarding Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58

What are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreakWhat are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreak

Internet MattersInternet Matters

๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/

Helping parents keep their children safe onlineHelping parents keep their children safe online

Safeguarding for Music TuitionSafeguarding for Music Tuition

๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf

Safeguarding: synchronous online music tuitionSafeguarding: synchronous online music tuition

Online CompassOnline Compass

๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/

Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.

Safety while onlineSafety while online

https://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increaseshttps://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increases

Parenting & ChildcareParenting & Childcare

Resources and tools for guardians and parents to useResources and tools for guardians and parents to use

๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ

Got another link for this section? Put it here.Got another link for this section? Put it here.

โœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธโœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธ

Talking About Coronavirus Talking About Coronavirus 

Talking to Children about CoronavirusTalking to Children about Coronavirus

CDC AdviceCDC Advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html

How to help children copeHow to help children cope

Child Mind InstituteChild Mind Institute

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.

Health Line GuideHealth Line Guide

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 OutbreakHow to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 Outbreak

NY Times Coronavirus and KidsNY Times Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html

How to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in checkHow to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in check

Telegraph Coronavirus and KidsTelegraph Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/

How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.

Project Fear NotProject Fear Not

๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/

Project fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for ChildrenProject fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for Children

PBS Guide to Talking to Children about CoronavirusPBS Guide to Talking to Children about Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virusHow to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virus

Kids Friendly Info on CoronavirusKids Friendly Info on Coronavirus

Colouring BooksColouring Books

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.

Matt Smeed Guide for KidsMatt Smeed Guide for Kids

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-

Cute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologistCute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologist

ICAN ResourcesICAN Resources

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/

ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.

Coronavirus ComicCoronavirus Comic

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New CoronavirusJust For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

How Germs SpreadHow Germs Spread

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober

How To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark RoberHow To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark Rober

Hand washingHand washing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus

โ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Voxโ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Vox

๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4

Proper hand washingProper hand washing

Social DistancingSocial Distancing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic

Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html

Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.

Make your own soapMake your own soap

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands

How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.

Brain PopBrain Pop

๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.

Baby Sharky: Wash Your HandsBaby Sharky: Wash Your Hands

๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI

"Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark""Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark"

Spun OutSpun Out

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ 

SpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- IrelandSpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- Ireland

Preparing for the OutbreakPreparing for the Outbreak

For learning how to prepare for the outbreakFor learning how to prepare for the outbreak

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit

CDC Advice for ParentsCDC Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html

CDC advice for parentsCDC advice for parents

Live Q&A with Scotland's First MinisterLive Q&A with Scotland's First Minister

๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19

Live Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitchLive Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitch

ChildcareChildcare

SiteEanderSiteEander

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com 

SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. 

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ

Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.

Rally Round MeRally Round Me

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/

Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. 

UK Government Advice on ChildcareUK Government Advice on Childcare

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures

The UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-oldsThe UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-olds

Family Support NIFamily Support NI

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -

Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.

YoopiesYoopies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.

Your Baby DoctorYour Baby Doctor

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220

Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. 

Mutual ChildcareMutual Childcare

Wiggle RoomWiggle Room

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/

Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. 

Childcare Coop for DoctorsChildcare Coop for Doctors

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform

Childcare for doctors co-opChildcare for doctors co-op

Childcare CoopChildcare Coop

๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/

Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.

KoruKidsKoruKids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk

KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.

Routines and SchedulesRoutines and Schedules

Mansour's MusingsMansour's Musings

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/

Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.

LitterBox ComicsLitterBox Comics

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592

COVID-19 daily scheduleCOVID-19 daily schedule

Jesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily ScheduleJesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily Schedule

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing 

Two people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of itTwo people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of it

Fun and ActivitiesFun and Activities

AdviceAdvice

CPR Staying at Home with KidsCPR Staying at Home with Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/

What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)

Yoopies Guide for ParentsYoopies Guide for Parents

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents

How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

Quarantine Parenting AdviceQuarantine Parenting Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar

Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.

UNICEF Advice for ParentsUNICEF Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know

What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.

Keeping the Kids ConnectedKeeping the Kids Connected

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D

Keeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut DownKeeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut Down

Resources and Lists of ActivitiesResources and Lists of Activities

National Geographic KidsNational Geographic Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

BBC Bitesize Daily LessonsBBC Bitesize Daily Lessons

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.

BBC CBeebiesBBC CBeebies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.

BBC CBBCBBC CBBC

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/

Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.

World at HomeWorld at Home

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net

Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.

Enrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working RemotelyEnrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working Remotely

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing

This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.

Little Light BulbsLittle Light Bulbs

๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.
  • Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

  • A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

    A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

  • Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

    Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

Audible Free Audio StoriesAudible Free Audio Stories

๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Audio stories and books for free.Audio stories and books for free.

Nature DetectivesNature Detectives

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature-related activities and educational resources.Nature-related activities and educational resources.

Big History ProjectBig History Project

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Toy TheaterToy Theater

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games for younger kids.Educational online games for younger kids.

DK Find OutDK Find Out

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/

Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.

TwinklTwinkl

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk

Educational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPSEducational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

Paw Print BadgesPaw Print Badges

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Outdoor Classroom DayOutdoor Classroom Day

๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/

Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).

World GeographyWorld Geography

๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Play ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s dayPlay ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s day

TinkercadTinkercad

๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/

From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html

Kids science activities.Kids science activities.

Five Minute MumFive Minute Mum

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/

BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. 

The Artful ParentThe Artful Parent

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/

BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.

Red Ted ArtRed Ted Art

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com

BLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little onesBLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination TreeThe Imagination Tree

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com

BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Virtual ToursVirtual Tours

List of Virtual ToursList of Virtual Tours

๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit 

List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

Smithsonian AnimalsSmithsonian Animals

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html

Smithsonian Animal TourSmithsonian Animal Tour

Smithsonian DinosaurSmithsonian Dinosaur

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html

Smithsonian Dinosaur TourSmithsonian Dinosaur Tour

LouvreLouvre

๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Louvre Art Museum, ParisLouvre Art Museum, Paris

Uffizi GalleriesUffizi Galleries

๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6

Uffizi Galleries, ItalyUffizi Galleries, Italy

๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

National Gallery, LondonNational Gallery, London

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace

๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Buckingham Palace, LondonBuckingham Palace, London

Communities and GroupsCommunities and Groups

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326

Home activities for kidsHome activities for kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/

Fun, activities and education for kids at homeFun, activities and education for kids at home

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/

Kids' Activities for During LockdownKids' Activities for During Lockdown

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/

Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/

kids crafts & diy ideaskids crafts & diy ideas

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/

Isolation Activities for KidsIsolation Activities for Kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/

Coronavirus School closures-kids activitiesCoronavirus School closures-kids activities

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/

Keeping Kids Busy in IsolationKeeping Kids Busy in Isolation

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/

Keeping Kids Busy and LearningKeeping Kids Busy and Learning

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles

๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)

Make-up-a-voice ActivityMake-up-a-voice Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity

Banish-boredom Printable JournalBanish-boredom Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom

7-day Challenge Printable Journal7-day Challenge Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal

Space Colonization Printable ActivitySpace Colonization Printable Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn

Song + Art ProjectSong + Art Project

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.

In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.

Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.

Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.

In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.

Make a maze with forest materials.Make a maze with forest materials.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.

Offer Short LessonsOffer Short Lessons

๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook

โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]

Other Helpful InformationOther Helpful Information

National Trust Free Parks & GardensNational Trust Free Parks & Gardens

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.

RSPB Nature Reserves Open for FreeRSPB Nature Reserves Open for Free

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/

The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).

Education and LearningEducation and Learning

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/

Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/

Facebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideasFacebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideas

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Facebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFacebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

CampaignsCampaigns

In this TogetherIn this Together

๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other

SafeguardingSafeguarding

Safeguarding AdviceSafeguarding Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58

What are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreakWhat are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreak

Internet MattersInternet Matters

๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/

Helping parents keep their children safe onlineHelping parents keep their children safe online

Safeguarding for Music TuitionSafeguarding for Music Tuition

๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf

Safeguarding: synchronous online music tuitionSafeguarding: synchronous online music tuition

Online CompassOnline Compass

๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/

Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.

https://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increaseshttps://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increases

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 OutbreakHow to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 Outbreak

NY Times Coronavirus and KidsNY Times Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html

How to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in checkHow to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in check

Telegraph Coronavirus and KidsTelegraph Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/

How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.

Project Fear NotProject Fear Not

๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/

Project fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for ChildrenProject fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for Children

PBS Guide to Talking to Children about CoronavirusPBS Guide to Talking to Children about Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virusHow to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virus

Kids Friendly Info on CoronavirusKids Friendly Info on Coronavirus

Colouring BooksColouring Books

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.

Matt Smeed Guide for KidsMatt Smeed Guide for Kids

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-

Cute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologistCute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologist

ICAN ResourcesICAN Resources

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/

ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.

Coronavirus ComicCoronavirus Comic

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New CoronavirusJust For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

How Germs SpreadHow Germs Spread

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober

How To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark RoberHow To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark Rober

Hand washingHand washing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus

โ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Voxโ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Vox

๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4

Proper hand washingProper hand washing

Social DistancingSocial Distancing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic

Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html

Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.

Make your own soapMake your own soap

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands

How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.

Brain PopBrain Pop

๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.

Baby Sharky: Wash Your HandsBaby Sharky: Wash Your Hands

๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI

"Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark""Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark"

Spun OutSpun Out

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ 

SpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- IrelandSpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- Ireland

Preparing for the OutbreakPreparing for the Outbreak

For learning how to prepare for the outbreakFor learning how to prepare for the outbreak

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit

CDC Advice for ParentsCDC Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html

CDC advice for parentsCDC advice for parents

Live Q&A with Scotland's First MinisterLive Q&A with Scotland's First Minister

๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19

Live Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitchLive Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitch

ChildcareChildcare

SiteEanderSiteEander

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com 

SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. 

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ

Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.

Rally Round MeRally Round Me

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/

Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. 

UK Government Advice on ChildcareUK Government Advice on Childcare

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures

The UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-oldsThe UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-olds

Family Support NIFamily Support NI

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -

Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.

YoopiesYoopies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.

Your Baby DoctorYour Baby Doctor

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220

Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. 

Mutual ChildcareMutual Childcare

Wiggle RoomWiggle Room

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/

Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. 

Childcare Coop for DoctorsChildcare Coop for Doctors

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform

Childcare for doctors co-opChildcare for doctors co-op

Childcare CoopChildcare Coop

๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/

Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.

KoruKidsKoruKids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk

KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.

Routines and SchedulesRoutines and Schedules

Mansour's MusingsMansour's Musings

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/

Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.

LitterBox ComicsLitterBox Comics

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592

COVID-19 daily scheduleCOVID-19 daily schedule

Jesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily ScheduleJesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily Schedule

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing 

Two people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of itTwo people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of it

Fun and ActivitiesFun and Activities

AdviceAdvice

CPR Staying at Home with KidsCPR Staying at Home with Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/

What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)

Yoopies Guide for ParentsYoopies Guide for Parents

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents

How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

Quarantine Parenting AdviceQuarantine Parenting Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar

Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.

UNICEF Advice for ParentsUNICEF Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know

What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.

Keeping the Kids ConnectedKeeping the Kids Connected

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D

Keeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut DownKeeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut Down

Resources and Lists of ActivitiesResources and Lists of Activities

National Geographic KidsNational Geographic Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

BBC Bitesize Daily LessonsBBC Bitesize Daily Lessons

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.

BBC CBeebiesBBC CBeebies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.

BBC CBBCBBC CBBC

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/

Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.

World at HomeWorld at Home

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net

Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.

Enrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working RemotelyEnrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working Remotely

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing

This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.

Little Light BulbsLittle Light Bulbs

๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.
  • Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

  • A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

    A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

  • Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

    Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

Audible Free Audio StoriesAudible Free Audio Stories

๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Audio stories and books for free.Audio stories and books for free.

Nature DetectivesNature Detectives

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature-related activities and educational resources.Nature-related activities and educational resources.

Big History ProjectBig History Project

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Toy TheaterToy Theater

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games for younger kids.Educational online games for younger kids.

DK Find OutDK Find Out

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/

Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.

TwinklTwinkl

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk

Educational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPSEducational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

Paw Print BadgesPaw Print Badges

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Outdoor Classroom DayOutdoor Classroom Day

๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/

Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).

World GeographyWorld Geography

๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Play ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s dayPlay ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s day

TinkercadTinkercad

๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/

From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html

Kids science activities.Kids science activities.

Five Minute MumFive Minute Mum

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/

BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. 

The Artful ParentThe Artful Parent

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/

BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.

Red Ted ArtRed Ted Art

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com

BLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little onesBLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination TreeThe Imagination Tree

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com

BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Virtual ToursVirtual Tours

List of Virtual ToursList of Virtual Tours

๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit 

List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

Smithsonian AnimalsSmithsonian Animals

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html

Smithsonian Animal TourSmithsonian Animal Tour

Smithsonian DinosaurSmithsonian Dinosaur

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html

Smithsonian Dinosaur TourSmithsonian Dinosaur Tour

LouvreLouvre

๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Louvre Art Museum, ParisLouvre Art Museum, Paris

Uffizi GalleriesUffizi Galleries

๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6

Uffizi Galleries, ItalyUffizi Galleries, Italy

๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

National Gallery, LondonNational Gallery, London

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace

๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Buckingham Palace, LondonBuckingham Palace, London

Communities and GroupsCommunities and Groups

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326

Home activities for kidsHome activities for kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/

Fun, activities and education for kids at homeFun, activities and education for kids at home

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/

Kids' Activities for During LockdownKids' Activities for During Lockdown

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/

Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/

kids crafts & diy ideaskids crafts & diy ideas

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/

Isolation Activities for KidsIsolation Activities for Kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/

Coronavirus School closures-kids activitiesCoronavirus School closures-kids activities

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/

Keeping Kids Busy in IsolationKeeping Kids Busy in Isolation

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/

Keeping Kids Busy and LearningKeeping Kids Busy and Learning

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles

๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)

Make-up-a-voice ActivityMake-up-a-voice Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity

Banish-boredom Printable JournalBanish-boredom Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom

7-day Challenge Printable Journal7-day Challenge Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal

Space Colonization Printable ActivitySpace Colonization Printable Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn

Song + Art ProjectSong + Art Project

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.

In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.

Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.

Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.

In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.

Make a maze with forest materials.Make a maze with forest materials.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.

Offer Short LessonsOffer Short Lessons

๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook

โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]

Other Helpful InformationOther Helpful Information

National Trust Free Parks & GardensNational Trust Free Parks & Gardens

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.

RSPB Nature Reserves Open for FreeRSPB Nature Reserves Open for Free

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/

The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).

Education and LearningEducation and Learning

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/

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Parenting & ChildcareParenting & Childcare

Resources and tools for guardians and parents to useResources and tools for guardians and parents to use

๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ WhatsApp Chat for Childcare sectibon ๐Ÿ’ฌ

Got another link for this section? Put it here.Got another link for this section? Put it here.

โœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธโœ๏ธ Edit this document to make it better โœ๏ธ

Talking About Coronavirus Talking About Coronavirus 

Talking to Children about CoronavirusTalking to Children about Coronavirus

CDC AdviceCDC Advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html

How to help children copeHow to help children cope

Child Mind InstituteChild Mind Institute

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.Advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.

Health Line GuideHealth Line Guide

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.healthline.com/health-news/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 OutbreakHow to Talk to Your Kids About the COVID-19 Outbreak

NY Times Coronavirus and KidsNY Times Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html

How to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in checkHow to talk to your kid about the outbreak and keeping your anxiety in check

Telegraph Coronavirus and KidsTelegraph Coronavirus and Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/how-explain-coronavirus-kids-talk-children-about-covid-19/

How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.How to talk to children about Coronavirus, without giving them nightmares.

Project Fear NotProject Fear Not

๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/๐Ÿ”—http://opsafeintl.com/project-fear-not/

Project fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for ChildrenProject fear not- Anti-COVID-19 Information for Children

PBS Guide to Talking to Children about CoronavirusPBS Guide to Talking to Children about Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virusHow to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus- Guide to help parents talk to their children properly about the virus

Kids Friendly Info on CoronavirusKids Friendly Info on Coronavirus

Colouring BooksColouring Books

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.Coloring book on the Coronavirus for kids. By Manuela Molina. In many languages.

Matt Smeed Guide for KidsMatt Smeed Guide for Kids

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/posts/matt-smeed-b6033922_wellbeing-and-resilience-tookit-for-kids-activity-6647797497831927809--mZ-

Cute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologistCute wellbeing and resilience guide for kids created by a psychologist

ICAN ResourcesICAN Resources

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://ican.org.uk/a-message-to-our-supporters-on-coronavirus/how-to-talk-to-children-about-coronavirus/

ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.ICAN communication charity with great resources to help speak to children about Coronavirus.

Coronavirus ComicCoronavirus Comic

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus?t=1584661920343

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New CoronavirusJust For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

How Germs SpreadHow Germs Spread

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/see-germs-spread-mark-rober

How To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark RoberHow To See Germs Spread (Coronavirus) with Mark Rober

Hand washingHand washing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus

โ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Voxโ€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate Coronavirus.โ€ โ€“ Vox

๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4๐Ÿ“บhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4

Proper hand washingProper hand washing

Social DistancingSocial Distancing

๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic๐Ÿ“บhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic

Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?Coronavirus COVID-19: What is social distancing?

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html

Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.Live Science โ€œultimate kidsโ€™ guide to the new Coronavirusโ€- Answers from science to all the questions.

Make your own soapMake your own soap

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/hidden-surprise-diy-soap-how-to-wash-your-hands

How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.How to make your own soap against Coronavirus.

Brain PopBrain Pop

๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.All you need to know. Quizzes, animations and more.

Baby Sharky: Wash Your HandsBaby Sharky: Wash Your Hands

๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ”— https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI

"Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark""Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark"

Spun OutSpun Out

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”— https://spunout.ie/ 

SpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- IrelandSpunOut.ie is Irelandโ€™s youth information website created by young people, for young people.- Ireland

Preparing for the OutbreakPreparing for the Outbreak

For learning how to prepare for the outbreakFor learning how to prepare for the outbreak

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice๐Ÿ”—coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/hygiene

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/food

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/isolation-toolkit

CDC Advice for ParentsCDC Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/schools-faq.html

CDC advice for parentsCDC advice for parents

Live Q&A with Scotland's First MinisterLive Q&A with Scotland's First Minister

๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/YoungScot/status/1240942821219188736?s=19

Live Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitchLive Q&A with Scotlandโ€™s First Minister @ScotGovFM and National Clinical Director @jasonleitch

ChildcareChildcare

SiteEanderSiteEander

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ”—https://www.siteinander.com 

SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. SitEinander is a hyper-local social network in Europe specifically designed for nearby parents to help each other. 

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชhttps://join.slack.com/share/IVDKJ6WH0/pxcCVsGpmmIcNmF8iguWH8dR/enQtOTk5NjY0MjM0NTc4LWVlMjVmM2E4NWEyYjVmNDU2NzQyMzY0MTgwYmYyYzMwY2JiNjk4ZmEwYWYzZjFmNzY5YTYzY2I5YzVhMzlkNDQ

Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.Helpful Engineering channel #project-kids-in-crisis- An idea to create a set of reusable legal forms/templates for families to use for full-time hosting/fostering a child of a healthcare worker or hospitalized patient.

Rally Round MeRally Round Me

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://rallyroundme.com/

Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. Online tool that family, friends and communities can use to support people they care about. Everyone in a network can share and discuss jobs and volunteer to help out. 

UK Government Advice on ChildcareUK Government Advice on Childcare

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.gov.uk/government/news/free-childcare-offers-to-continue-during-coronavirus-closures

The UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-oldsThe UK Government will continue to pay funding to local authorities for the free entitlements for two, three and four-year-olds

Family Support NIFamily Support NI

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.familysupportni.gov.uk/ -

Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.Government backed service directory of all registered childcare providers along with all services that provide support for children and families in NI.

YoopiesYoopies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.yoopies.co.uk emergency, last minute, volunteer childcare available. Free use of the platform for NHS staff.

Your Baby DoctorYour Baby Doctor

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/yourbabydoctor/status/1237966097485193220

Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. Informal Seattle based.Babysitting exchange during school closure if parents are unable to self isolate. 

Mutual ChildcareMutual Childcare

Wiggle RoomWiggle Room

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.wiggleroomnow.com/

Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. Wiggle Room is a new app designed to help people manage a network of informal childcare. 

Childcare Coop for DoctorsChildcare Coop for Doctors

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUL1b4tDUf8ICDEmRBDTHu7AikLs1sSyB54wny0F8SUWu_gw/viewform

Childcare for doctors co-opChildcare for doctors co-op

Childcare CoopChildcare Coop

๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/๐Ÿ”—https://childcarecoop.org/

Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.Easily schedule childcare with other people, if you're in the situation where the schools have closed, but you still have to go to work.

KoruKidsKoruKids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—www.korukids.co.uk

KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.KoruKids is looking at nanny share options for families.

Routines and SchedulesRoutines and Schedules

Mansour's MusingsMansour's Musings

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://kfahttps://coronavirustechhandbook.com/homen.iheart.com/featured/mansour-s-musings/content/2020-03-15-try-this-covid-19-daily-schedule-to-keep-your-kids-from-going-stir-crazy/

Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.Try this COVID-19 daily schedule to keep your kids from going stir crazy.

LitterBox ComicsLitterBox Comics

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://twitter.com/LitterboxComics/status/1239003086569582592

COVID-19 daily scheduleCOVID-19 daily schedule

Jesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily ScheduleJesse, Lucia, Giacomo's Daily Schedule

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13AB1SSmKR-mO3yyxKh5w2EJrzq6vfbjY4QlB-GDTzUA/edit?usp=sharing 

Two people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of itTwo people working full-time with a 3-year-old at home (will update with learnings as we go). Put in a 15-min cocktail break for the pleasure of it

Fun and ActivitiesFun and Activities

AdviceAdvice

CPR Staying at Home with KidsCPR Staying at Home with Kids

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cpr.org/2020/03/17/what-to-do-with-kids-at-home-on-coronavirus-break-mental-health-for-parents-too/

What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)What To Do With Kids At Home On Coronavirus Break For Who Knows How Long (Without Losing It)

Yoopies Guide for ParentsYoopies Guide for Parents

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-centre/stayhomesavelives-guide-for-parents

How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.How to stay home" guide for parents including homeschooling, keeping in touch with friends/family, answering difficult questions kids pose.

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fchildren-faq.html

CDC Childhood adviceCDC Childhood advice

Quarantine Parenting AdviceQuarantine Parenting Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar๐Ÿ”—https://bit.ly/CSDPQuar

Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.Digital Parenting Advice for Quarantined Families: Five helpful tips for staying sane while sharing space, time and wifi. Plus register for FREE Digital Sanity Summit & Get one-on-one help.

UNICEF Advice for ParentsUNICEF Advice for Parents

๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know๐Ÿ”—https://www.unicef.org/stories/novel-coronavirus-outbreak-what-parents-sho inuld-know

What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.What UNICEF says parents should know about Coronavirus.

Keeping the Kids ConnectedKeeping the Kids Connected

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/keeping-kids-connected-entertained-during-covid-19-school-monday/?trackingId=JMnqph8UtklVPpxQ3TMRdw%3D%3D

Keeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut DownKeeping the Kids Connected and Entertained During the COVID-19 School Shut Down

Resources and Lists of ActivitiesResources and Lists of Activities

National Geographic KidsNational Geographic Kids

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

BBC Bitesize Daily LessonsBBC Bitesize Daily Lessons

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.Educational videos and activities for kids of school age.

BBC CBeebiesBBC CBeebies

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.Games, puzzles, videos and radio for younger kids.

BBC CBBCBBC CBBC

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/

Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.Games, quizzes, videos and other cool stuff for older kids.

World at HomeWorld at Home

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://worldathome.net

Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.Tool for parents, carers and kids to find useful activities, information and ideas.

Enrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working RemotelyEnrichment Activities for Children While Parents are Working Remotely

๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KCFnWreu4v7VoO3NbgP-Qcq2LyE1FvliYSoiTLRY7Qg/edit?usp=sharing

This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.This google sheet provides a list of activities that children can do while they stay at home. You can also add activities to theโธ list.

Little Light BulbsLittle Light Bulbs

๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”—๐ŸŽฌhttps://www.littlelightbulbs.com/

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.
  • Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

    Printable journals and educational 'zines'.Printable journals and educational 'zines'.

  • A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

    A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.A community of parents and carers engaged in educational activities.

  • Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

    Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.Curated YouTube videos, arranged by topics.

Audible Free Audio StoriesAudible Free Audio Stories

๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen๐Ÿ”— https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Audio stories and books for free.Audio stories and books for free.

Nature DetectivesNature Detectives

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ•๏ธhttps://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature-related activities and educational resources.Nature-related activities and educational resources.

Big History ProjectBig History Project

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.Big History Project, aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

Toy TheaterToy Theater

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games for younger kids.Educational online games for younger kids.

DK Find OutDK Find Out

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.dkfindout.com/

Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.Online encyclopedia with activities and quizzes.

TwinklTwinkl

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.twinkl.co.uk

Educational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPSEducational resources, especially printable worksheets. Some free downloads. Free month subscription using this code: UK TWINKL HELPS or PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

Paw Print BadgesPaw Print Badges

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.Paw Print Badges- Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

Outdoor Classroom DayOutdoor Classroom Day

๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/๐Ÿ”—https://outdoorclassroomday.org.uk/resources/

Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).Hundreds of ideas for outdoor play and taking lessons outdoors. Make sure if children are being home-schooled you include 15 mins recess for every 45 mins instruction. (Resources in 15 languages).

World GeographyWorld Geography

๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html๐Ÿ”—https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Play ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s dayPlay ideas to do at home, outdoor lesson ideas for school, or guidance on making time outdoors part of every childโ€™s day

TinkercadTinkercad

๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/๐Ÿ”—https://www.tinkercad.com/

From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!From AutoDesk - free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!

Live ScienceLive Science

๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html๐Ÿ”— https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-activities.html

Kids science activities.Kids science activities.

Five Minute MumFive Minute Mum

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://fiveminutemum.com/

BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. BLOG: Five minute fun activities for busy people to do with little kids. Five minute set up, five minute clear up is the theme. 

The Artful ParentThe Artful Parent

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://artfulparent.com/

BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.BLOG: Guides and tips for art activities.

Red Ted ArtRed Ted Art

๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ“https://www.redtedart.com

BLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little onesBLOG:Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination TreeThe Imagination Tree

๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ“https://theimaginationtree.com

BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.BLOG: Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

Virtual ToursVirtual Tours

List of Virtual ToursList of Virtual Tours

๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit ๐Ÿ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YfcmgRDbP-Kfrh0-jTyFP2fNWsbNXdJAemblLiCRHdA/edit 

List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.List of Virtual Tours of museums and zoos and other cultural places.

Smithsonian AnimalsSmithsonian Animals

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-079.html

Smithsonian Animal TourSmithsonian Animal Tour

Smithsonian DinosaurSmithsonian Dinosaur

๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html๐Ÿ”—https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/z_tour-029.html

Smithsonian Dinosaur TourSmithsonian Dinosaur Tour

LouvreLouvre

๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne๐Ÿ”—https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Louvre Art Museum, ParisLouvre Art Museum, Paris

Uffizi GalleriesUffizi Galleries

๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6๐Ÿ”—https://g.co/arts/YNKYhdMiRcEu8axc6

Uffizi Galleries, ItalyUffizi Galleries, Italy

๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours

National Gallery, LondonNational Gallery, London

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/๐Ÿ”—https://brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion/whattosee/virtual-tour/

Brighton Royal PavilionBrighton Royal Pavilion

Buckingham PalaceBuckingham Palace

๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace๐Ÿ”—https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace

Buckingham Palace, LondonBuckingham Palace, London

Communities and GroupsCommunities and Groups

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326

Home activities for kidsHome activities for kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/876013606173448/

Fun, activities and education for kids at homeFun, activities and education for kids at home

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/593701314558951/

Kids' Activities for During LockdownKids' Activities for During Lockdown

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/823672224818823/

Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)Indoor activities for kids (COVID-19 outbreak)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/indoorswithkids/

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง: https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)Lockdown activities for kids (Surviving covid19)

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/512281423007895/

kids crafts & diy ideaskids crafts & diy ideas

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/325056278158030/

Isolation Activities for KidsIsolation Activities for Kids

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/578686586068826/

Coronavirus School closures-kids activitiesCoronavirus School closures-kids activities

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/328254331465481/

Keeping Kids Busy in IsolationKeeping Kids Busy in Isolation

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/1541118002710081/

Keeping Kids Busy and LearningKeeping Kids Busy and Learning

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ https://www.facebook.com/groups/activelittles

๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)๐Ÿ’กProject/activity Ideas (add your own!)

Make-up-a-voice ActivityMake-up-a-voice Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Learn about voice acting and then try to improvise a voice for each character.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/make-up-a-voice-activity

Banish-boredom Printable JournalBanish-boredom Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A list-making journal to prepare you for boredom, plus wise words by wise people about boredom.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/banishing-boredom

7-day Challenge Printable Journal7-day Challenge Printable Journal

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—A journal inviting kids, 8-year olds and older, to take on a daily challenge and track it for a week.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/day-challenge-printable-journal

Space Colonization Printable ActivitySpace Colonization Printable Activity

๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ”—Watch fascinating videos about space colonization and then try to design your own space colony.

๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn๐Ÿ”—https://www.littlelightbulbs.com/posts/space-colonization-printable-journal-watch-learn

Song + Art ProjectSong + Art Project

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธIn the morning, learn to sing a folk song. If it contains words/objects/concepts/instruments the children donโ€™t know, learn about them together.

In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.In the afternoon, make an art project based on the song. Draw, build a model of an item from the song, make the song in Lego.

Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.Activity Cache- Geocaching for activities.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธThink of an open-air activity that can be done with no materials, or with materials you bring with you. Choose a location in your area and walk there. Save the GPS coordinates and do the activity. Take pictures! Bring home the coordinates and pictures and then post them on a local parentโ€™s Internet group. Other families can go to the same place.

Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.Do not leave items at the site; repeated handling of them can spread virus particles.

In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.In order to respect social distancing, the parents can organise between themselves (โ€œweโ€™ll go this afternoon, you go tomorrowโ€) or just plan that if someone else is there, that they will continue walking past and come back in a half hour.

Make a maze with forest materials.Make a maze with forest materials.

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Set up a target, visitors throw pinecones at it. Find a tri-corner of three counties, and learn about map coloring there.

Offer Short LessonsOffer Short Lessons

๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook๐Ÿ’กIf you can give short lessons to children who are being home educated (you donโ€™t have to be an educator, could be an instrument, a story from history, etc.), please email Tim Cook

โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]โœ‰๏ธ [email protected]

Other Helpful InformationOther Helpful Information

National Trust Free Parks & GardensNational Trust Free Parks & Gardens

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.The National Trust is keeping its parks and gardens open for free during social distancing.

RSPB Nature Reserves Open for FreeRSPB Nature Reserves Open for Free

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/rspb-news/news/stories/coronavirus/

The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).The RSPB is keeping the majority of its nature reserves open and is waiving car parking charges until further notice (visitor centres and cafes are closed, however).

Education and LearningEducation and Learning

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/

Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.Facebook group supporting those who are going to give birth in the time of Coronavirus.

FAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEASFAMILY LOCKDOWN TIPS & IDEAS

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/871176893326326/

Facebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideasFacebook group for Family Lockdown tips and ideas

Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFamily lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/670287490403923/

Facebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UKFacebook Group for Family lockdown activities, tips & ideas UK

CampaignsCampaigns

In this TogetherIn this Together

๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ”—#InThisTogetherDubai, A social media campaign that links all education community members together to share their ideas and practices and support each other

SafeguardingSafeguarding

Safeguarding AdviceSafeguarding Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58๐Ÿ”—https://medium.com/@catherineknibbs/what-are-the-issues-to-consider-working-online-with-children-young-people-during-covid-19-66cd53254d58

What are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreakWhat are the issues to consider working online with children/young people during Coronavirus outbreak

Internet MattersInternet Matters

๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.internetmatters.org/

Helping parents keep their children safe onlineHelping parents keep their children safe online

Safeguarding for Music TuitionSafeguarding for Music Tuition

๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf๐Ÿ”—https://274483.temp-dns.com/upload/Connect_Resound_Safeguarding_for_synchonous_online_music_tuition_final.pdf

Safeguarding: synchronous online music tuitionSafeguarding: synchronous online music tuition

Online CompassOnline Compass

๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/๐Ÿ”—https://swgfl.org.uk/products/online-compass/

Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.Online Compass produced by SWGfL (who also run online safety mark for schools) Online Compass is an online-safety self-review tool designed for organisations working with children and young people. It helps assess your current practice and provides guidance for ongoing development re online policies/procedures etc. Nb the resources are in the process of being updated so some links donโ€™t work.

Safety while onlSafety while onl

https://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increaseshttps://www.scrtracker.com/blog/how-can-we-keep-students-safe-as-their-internet-usage-increases

whatwhat

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/educational-content

Mental HealthMental Health

See also:See also:

๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health๐Ÿ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Young MindsYoung Minds

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/looking-after-yourself/coronavirus-and-mental-health/

This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.This organisation aims to ensure all young people get the best possible mental health support.

For childrenFor children

Fischy MusicFischy Music

๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic๐Ÿ”—https://www.youtube.com/user/Fischymusic

Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).Fischy Music. Free music video website for childrenโ€™s emotional and mental wellbeing. Online assemblies on YouTube every Monday morning at 11am (primary aged children and families).

Child and Adolescent Mental Health AdviceChild and Adolescent Mental Health Advice

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d๐Ÿ”—https://www.dropbox.com/s/389s08v6kflosyf/COVID19_advice-for-parents-and-carers_20.3_.pdf?dl=0&mc_cid=cdc03b607d&mc_eid:=3f078d562d

Advice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemicAdvice from the University of Reading and University of Oxford for young people to manage their mental health during the pandemic

For ParentsFor Parents

Parent Zone Crisis MessagingParent Zone Crisis Messaging

๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger๐Ÿ”—https://parentzone.org.uk/parent-zone-crisis-messenger

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

Child MindChild Mind

๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/๐Ÿ”—https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

Clinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worriesClinical and supportive resources - Resources for parents struggling to balance work, child care and self-care while keeping worries

Child Mind Institute Live ChatsChild Mind Institute Live Chats

๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/๐Ÿ”—https://www.facebook.com/ChildMindInstitute/live/

Facebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents healthFacebook Live video chats with expert clinicians - Live Chats that parents have access to with clinicians that discuss children and parents health

Co-parenting in CoronavirusCo-parenting in Coronavirus

๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus๐Ÿ”—https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/divorce-busting/202003/co-parenting-and-the-coronavirus

Co-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemicCo-parenting and Coronavirus- Article discusses how separated parents can bridge their differences during the pandemic

Potential In MePotential In Me

๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/๐Ÿ”—https://potentialin.me/families-online/

Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.Potential in Me are running an online support group for parents & carers of kids in adolescence (8-25). Weโ€™re running personal development workshops, community connection calls and a limited amount of one-to-one coaching support.

DevieCoachDevieCoach

๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/๐Ÿ”—https://deviecoach.com/

Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. Free mobile app that delivers research-based daily support for parents at home with young children in the form of automated 2-5 min chats. All content based on RCT-validated. 

General support for parentsGeneral support for parents

Dads RockDads Rock

๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ ๐Ÿ”—https://www.dadsrock.org.uk/ 

Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.Dads Rock! Supporting fathers across Scotland.

Parenting Across ScotlandParenting Across Scotland

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingacrossscotland.org/info-for-families/coronavirus/

Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.Parenting across Scotland- Provides guides for the family.

Barnardo Whatsapp ToolBarnardo Whatsapp Tool

๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc๐Ÿ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1FU1VhPd7zmmQJF2kwIMUeWFzqLuBbEpc

Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.Barnardo's pilot of WhatsApp as a service delivery tool. Guidance, policy, lessons learned, etc.

Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.Dads Rock will be running online workshops, such as Antenatal for Dads to be, Antenatal for Mums to be, Feeding, sleeping and hairstyle workshops.

Parenting NIParenting NI

๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/๐Ÿ”—https://www.parentingni.org/

Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.Parenting NI established in 1979, as the Parents Advice Centre, provides free support for parents across Northern Ireland.

Parent InfoParent Info

๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/๐Ÿ”—https://parentinfo.org/

Help and advice for families in a digital worldHelp and advice for families in a digital world

Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.

Social Networks and CommunicationSocial Networks and Communication

Chatting/Communicating with otherChatting/Communicating with other

MushMush

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ”—https://letsmush.com/ 

GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.GovStart 2019 startup Mush is the local social network for mums. They can swap advice and tips on how to deal with the virus.

Positive Birth Under COVID-19Positive Birth Under COVID-19

๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/๐Ÿ”—https://m.facebook.com/groups/204187680864008/