For many parents the thought of home schooling brings on a sinking feeling. But, relief is here from a group of brilliant organisations who you may have never heard of/needed to have known existed. Here are some of our favourite websites that have been the unsung heroes for so long…
What a brilliant site this is. A favourite of primary teachers around the country. Not only do they give you instant access to lesson plans by year group and subject, they’ve created a free home-schooling resource pack and support page for parents.
Find out more here
Much loved book publishers, Scholastic, have brilliant resources for young people including online games and a book club – what a great time it is to help improve your child’s reading skills. They also have a resource bank with interactive whiteboards, flashcards, learning guides and more.
Check them out here
Virtual museums from your sofa
Travel & Leisure magazine have compiled a top 12 list of virtual museum tours you can take from home – great for history, science, English and art lessons. A fantastic learning tool not just for the kids! Visit Van Gogh’s Museum in Amsterdam and the Guggenheim in New York City.
Read more here