School Closure – Home Learning

Well-Being Wednesday Newsletters

General Mental Health and Well-being Support, Ideas and Websites

Apps

  • Sleep meditation for kids (free)
  • The Worrynots (1.29 p/month)
  • FOCUS on the go! (free)
  • Three good things (free)
  • Mindful Powers (£4.99)
  • Powerme (free)

Situation Specific Advice

  • Advice on talking to children about Coronavirus, by British Psychological Society:

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/Talking%20to%20children%20about%20Coronavirus.pdf

  • How to talk to your child about coronavirus, by Unicef:

https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/how-talk-your-child-about-coronavirus-covid-19

  • Child-friendly explanation of Coronavirus for Primary age students:

https://660919d3-b85b-43c3-a3ad-3de6a9d37099.filesusr.com/ugd/64c685_319c5acf38d34604b537ac9fae37fc80.pdf

  • Information video on Coronavirus for Primary age children (KS2), by Brainpop:

https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

  • Information video on Coronavirus for older children/adults, by WHO:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOV1aBVYKGA&feature=youtu.be

  • Supporting children through Covid 19- an Emmbrook guide:

Supporting children through Covid-19 Information Sheet

Your Wellbeing

  • Coronavirus and your wellbeing, by Mind UK:

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

  • 5 ways to wellbeing, by Mindkit:

https://www.mindkit.org.uk/5-ways-to-wellbeing/

  • Well-being activities to try at home:

https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.219/4b8.cf9.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Well-being-activities-to-try-at-home.pdf

  • Making a lantern

https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.219/4b8.cf9.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Making-a-lantern.pdf

  • Making a board game tips and ideas

https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.219/4b8.cf9.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Making-a-board-game-tips-and-ideas.pdf

  • Make a Glitter Jar

Glitter Jar instructions – https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.219/4b8.cf9.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Glitter-Jar-instructions.pdf