Keeping children occupied at home​


There are lots of things children and families can do whilst staying at home and distancing themselves from family and friends. Here's are a few ideas and suggestions...

Get reading!

Go on an adventure or start a challenge

Try out some new recipes!

  • Change 4 Life has loads of fun ideas to help kids stay healthy.
  • BBC Good Food has 67 easy, child-friendly cooking projects to get stuck into

Learn a new language!

Be active from the comfort of your own home!

  • Sports England has loads of tips, advice and guidance on how to keep or get active in and around your home
  • Change 4 Life 10 minute shake-ups are a great way for the whole family to get active!

Life skills

  • Natwest MoneySense with fun activities, games and resources that help teach children about money and budgeting at home
  • LifeSkills, created with Barclays, helps young people get the skills and experiences they need to enter the world of work

Learn how to code and design your own video games

Get creative!

Explore the world virtually

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