Staying at Home with kids – ideas to keep them occupied

  • Paper mache modelling – here is a link on how to do it 
  • Making your own play dough
  • Simple treasure hunts around the house or garden
  • Here is a list of 20 suggestions 
  • Online options
    • Home Learning Hub Each day you’ll find a new set of daily activities to get involved with
    • Wildlife with Steve Backshall on Facebook – daily at 9.30 a.m. for answering questions about wildlife, biology, conservation, geography and exploration
    • Search – Science with Maddie Moate onYouTube – weekdays 11.00 a.m..  Maddie and Greg chat about science and nature
    • Dance with Oti Mabuse on Facebook – everyday at 11.30 a.m. but children can view the class at anytime
    • Maths with Carol Voderman free access to her maths website at www.themathsfactor.com
    • Music with Myleene Klass on YouTube online music lessons, dubbed Music Klass
    • Storytime with David Walliams – free story everyday at 11.00 a.m. on his website
    • Lego 30 day challenge – free printable challenge chart available to download 
    • Origami projects for all ages
    • Joe Wicks excercise workout for adults and kids
    • Cooking options
    • British Athletics – Kids Colouring Activity Sheets