Full time parent, teacher, entertainer… Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

We've pooled together some of the resources and online tools you've been using to help entertain the children over the next few weeks.

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Becky Rock-Evans

25th March 2020

You’ve been handed a pack of resources at the school gates with an “off you go” and “good luck”.

Suddenly you’re playing the role of teacher as well as attempting the day job from home. Luckily, the world has pulled together with tonnes of ideas, online resources and tools to help keep your little one’s entertained.

Here’s a few of our favourites from local businesses, individuals and support groups. 

English and Maths webinars.

Bath based DoodleMaths are hosting free webinars for teachers and parents about high-impact home learning and how to get the most out of using DoddleMaths at home. 

Here's a list of their next sessions:

11th May, 2pm - teachers webinar

12th May, 4pm - parents webinar

14th May, 11am - webinar

DoodleMaths Webinar
Rainbow clay

Make a rainbow!

Join the community and get your children to paint, draw, build a rainbow. Place in a window for friends and family to spot when out and about on their daily walk. 

Fun and games happy hour.

Join parents in Bath every day at 10.30am for fun and games to keep children busy. 

Happy Hour

Get active.

We know this chap isn’t local but we hear this chap has been quite a hit with the kiddies. Hand over your PE lesson to Joe Wicks, The Body Coach, each day at 9am while you sit back with a cuppa. Active play for the children, relaxation for you… winning!

The Body Coach TV

Get creative.

Our friend Jack at Beyond the Brand has out together an amazing Film School resource page where you can make your own stop motion animation. Its fun and creative and will keep you and your little ones entertained for hours.

Film School resources

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