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The GoNoodle website is packed full of engaging games and activities to keep children active, as well as off-screen ideas. There are also lots of well-being, mindfulness and yoga activities to help support children’s mental health whist being indoors for a lot of the time.
Change4Life and Disney have teamed up to bring you Shake Up games inspired by Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story 4 and Incredibles 2, and Disney’s The Lion King and Frozen. These 10-minute bursts of fun will really get your kids moving and count towards the 60 active minutes they need every day!
Yorkshire Sport Foundation linked with other organisations have collected YouTube videos delivered by teachers which focus on the PE curriculum and support parents with teaching this at home. They cover aspects like ball skills, footwork, throwing and gymnastics.
The SEN Resources blog has just launched a YouTube channel with a series of daily home learning videos ‘Ways to Learn Through Play’ to help support families. They’ve also launched a Facebook support group to help when children are learning from home