Resources for Children

This page is a collection of resources that parents can use with their children.

We have put together a Parent Information Pack, containing advice on parental separation, family courts, school and useful websites. Click here to download this today.

Educational/Crafts

  • This website has some lovely easy home crafts for you to do at home with your children: www.redtedart.com
  • A fun way for children to have a go at learning a new language – also available as an app  www.duolingo.com
  • Through Scratch, children aged 8+ can create interactive games, and animations using code  scratch.mit.edu
  • Tinkercad is a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It’s used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!  www.tinkercad.com
  • Twinkl is the trusted home of teacher-created planning and assessment materials and teaching resources! Perfect for inside and outside the classroom.  www.twinkl.co.uk
  • TKSST is a Webby award-winning collection of over 5,000 kid-friendly videos, curated for teachers and parents who want to share smarter, more meaningful media in the classroom and at home thekidshouldseethis.com 

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Emotional Support Resources

teenager access help online

Safety/domestic abuse

  • Find out how contacting Childline will look by watching this short video or go straight there if you need help www.childline.org.uk
  • Women’s Aid have created the hideout to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it’s happening to you

Apps

This list is not exhaustive but examples of some we use and recommend. Keep checking back as we will add new ones in time.