Stepping in as substitute teacher is a daunting task for those of us not qualified for the job, but there’s heaps of fun online help to guide kids through everything from phonics to French and spelling to science.
Witness the fitness
Be crafty about it
Help them tap into their creative brain for endless hours of fun. Choose from over 50 brilliantly simple crafts in this arty roundup (something to do with all those empty loo rolls…) For primary pupils, The Imagination Tree has awesome inspiration, while older kids will love Vans’ Creative Tips with Artists series. Or get doodling – great for any age.
Cook up a storm
Keep in touch
Letters, texts, emails, phone and video calls – there’s an art to keeping in touch with friends and family and now’s the moment to teach kids more about staying connected. It might be all about virtual play dates right now but knowing how to write a letter is a skill worth having.
We’ll leave you with this gem – a community dedicated to family lockdown tips and ideas with members all over the world. You’ll never be stuck for activities again!