Covid-19 (Corona virus) – things to help you in Lockdown

There are all sorts of pieces of advice to be found flying around on social media – with contrasting opinions and suggestions. Scroll down to find useful live links and some suggestions for those who will be at home with children.

Below is the link to the NHS webpage dedicated to information about the virus.

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

 

Because of concerns for the wellbeing of those who attend worship and activities at Holyhead Road we are following guidelines which advise that all group activities are temporarily suspended.

Please be mindful of others at this difficult time – keep in touch with each other, help others where and when needed and as you are able.

 

 

 

 

Check out the suggestions below (and visit the Community Page) if you have children who will not be attending school for the foreseeable future…

 

The BBC are launching more programmes to support families with children at home. See the press release below for details

https://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/latestnews/2020/coronavirus-education

 

For those of you who like a bit of structure in your lives; here’s what various celebrities are offering you and your children (for free) daily, to help with their education while schools are closed:

9.00am – PE with Joe Wicks https://youtu.be/6v-a_dpwhro
10.00am – Maths with Carol Vorderman http://www.themathsfactor.com
11.00am – English with David Walliams https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
12.00pm – Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver) https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/
1.00pm – Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQ
1.30pm – Dance with Darcey Bussel https://twitter.com/diversedancemix/status/1241098264373592065
2.00pm – History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days) https://tv.historyhit.com/signup/package
4.00pm – Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) https://www.instagram.com/theocooks

Non-daily events include:

Science with Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince & Guests https://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome/upcoming-schedule
9.30am Wednesday 25 March – Geography with Steve Backshall https://twitter.com/SteveBackshall/status/1242058846941712385

For older kids, here are free revision resources for age 11+, GCSEs and A-Levels:

http://www.eparenting.co.uk/education/50_free_revision_resources_for_gcse_a_level_11_plus_and_sats.php

https://revisionworld.com/  – this is a very helpful site!

And for more general resources, have a look through:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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