Ideas and resources to entertain the kids at home

With schools closed and workplaces going remote to prevent the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19, families across the country are looking for new and interesting ways to keep the kids occupied.

To help you, we've put together a list of website links which cover education, learning and support for young people.

Click on the link below which will open a PDF file:


Helping children to understand more about the coronavirus

The following PDF book is a really great way to help children to understand more about the coronavirus and how it may be affecting them.

It's free of charge to download and has been illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Alex Scheffler.

You can also read more about the book via this site:

Home schooling

The BBC have put together a great resource to help with home schooling with three new lessons added every weekday for each school year. 


Free Printable

Buzz Sheffield have created a range of different resource packs to help keep Children and Young People busy during this time. You can download and print them here: