We have put together some healthy bodies activities children can complete at home during these unusual times.
The Scared Gang Have to Stay at Home
Written by Eadaoin Bhreathnach Illustrated by Saighle Bhreathnach-Cashell
The author and artist are providing this story as a free resource for children in response to Covid-19.
for more information on The Scared Gang series.
Creative Star Learning Ltd
Creative Star Learning Ltd Provides some super creative ideas and resources for outdoor learning.
A 20-minute active learning programme for your home or classroom.
This website also to provide fun curriculum linked resources to get pupils moving while they learn.
Oak National Academy
The Duchess of Cambridge lead an online assembly on behalf of the Oak National Academy during which she spoke about the importance of mental wellbeing among children. The theme of the Duchess’ assembly was ‘spread a little kindness’ and was based on a lesson plan which is available on the Mentally Healthy Schools platform. This platform was developed in collaboration with children’s mental health charity Place2Be and encourages children to explore ways in which they can show kindness and recognise the benefits of kindness to others.
The Mentally Healthy Schools platform can be accessed here:
A recording of the assembly can be accessed, as well as others, on the Oak National Academy website.
Home Learning Singing & Drama Resources
The School Musicals Company has provided a number of singing and drama resources. These resources are free and might be useful for home learning.
The website is offering free Home Learning Singing & Drama Resources.
Each resource includes ‘a scene and a song’ from many of their most popular shows and are completely free to download! Each pack contains a duologue, the vocal and backing tracks to a song as well as a lyric sheet.