black cat's home page
Magic Fairy Door Trail - Lydiard Park
New Website Launch
Barefoot computing - Home learning in association with BT
Helping around the house
A song for the younger children to help with cleaning up
Excellent tip on making tool kits for children.
5 Effective Tips (ignore American spellings!)
Summer Reading Challenge is here!
Free kids books online
Free children's picture books
Pickatale - Read, listern and learn
Epic - Digital Library - 30 day free trial
Free online reading games
Books Trust - free kids online reading games
Top Marks - reading, English games for 7-11 year olds
Wellbeing and mental health
Mental Health Week
A whole array of resources from TWINKL https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/childrens-mental-health-week-2020-twinkl-life-pshe-and-citizenship-whole-school-taster-pack-t-lf-2548809
The Teddy Bear and the Sabre Tooth Tiger - video to help children understand their feelings.
The Wellbeeings - Free resource focusing on positivity and mindfulness
Heads Together - Mental Health
A "positives" activity - https://youngminds.org.uk/media/3554/how-many-positives-360-activity.pdf
Link to their website with lots of useful information. https://youngminds.org.uk/
Mindfulness Games from CSSC
Cats Protection League
Wildlife Trust - 30 days wild - Starting in June
Explore Biomes of the World
RSPCA - #30 Day Challenge
Animal related fun challenges
World Wildlife Fund
Zoo Live Streams
Become a virtual zoo keeper
The Turtle Hospital (Rescue, Rehabilitate and Release) - The Florida Keys
Daily updates on new nesting, turtle stories and lots more.
movement for fun!
Yoga for kids
Join the ramblers challenge
Same Boat Music
Music resources with "wake and shake" style songs
Swindon School Games
Online Safety Activities
Play games and learn to code in a fun way
Sign up for a free trial - coding games
Team Tutti - Free Music Tech - Fun website to learn about music
Activities from Apple
Virtual Museums, tours etc...
Kids in Museums - Spring Trail
English Heritage - Live Events
Steam - Virtual Tour
360 Videos from Museums
Explore natural history (dinosaurs) , Space (how do they go to the toilet in space?), Fashion and lots more.
Virtual Tour of Buckingham Palace
Google Street View/Google Earth
Explore famous landmarks, theme parks all from the comfort of your home
Visit via this link on https://www.facebook.com/Puzzlewood/
Visit the World
Travel the world and learn lots of interesting facts
The National Trust
Walk through a virtual bluebell wood and lots of fun activities related to wildlife
Canal River Trust
Fun activities and interesting information on wildlife on canals, water safety and lots more.
books, authors and more!
How to NOT go to school - a downloadable book to share at home
Vooks - Sign up for free books for a year
Lydia Monks - Illustrator - Simple drawing workshops
Join the Bear Hunt - from the book "We're going on a bear hunt"
The Gruffalo - Official Facebook Page
Live story reading every Thursday at 4pm.
Lots of lovely resources from Julia Donaldson and friends
Swindon Library - Facebook page -https://www.facebook.com/SwindonLIS/
Lots of games, storytelling and many more resources
Audio Books for Children
Sign up for free
Link to Facebook page - listen to audio books for free
Fun website from the author Andy Seed
Fun website from the author
NASA - For Kids
NASA - Track satellites/ISS - International Space Station and lots more!
film and animation
PIXAR IN A BOX
Behind the scenes of how Pixar artists do their jobs
Aardman Animation - Wallace & Gromit
Fun activities. Learn all about the art of animation
girlguiding, scouting and outdoor fun!
The Gruffalo Trail - Lawn Woods
A fun way to spend the afternoon in the lovely Lawn Woods
Geocaching - Join the world's largest treasure hunt
The Great Indoors
Great ideas to keep everyone busy from Scouts
Adventures at home
Lots of fun ideas from Girlguiding
Inconjuction with BT - Barefoot Computing
Swindon Borough Council - Care Mail
Are asking as many people as possible to get involved with our #CareMail initiative. All you
need to do is write a letter, or draw a picture, to those living in care homes during these difficult
times. For more information, please click on information below
Resource to help your children have fun and understand money
Hogwarts Digital Escape Room
James Dyson Foundation