Useful websites for Home Learning
Hello! We hope you are all staying safe and we miss you lots. Hopefully you are all having a go at some of the activities we have set at home but don’t forget that it is even more important that you look after yourselves, stay positive and have some fun. Below is a reminder of some the resources available to you and a few more websites you may want to check out too.
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Below is a link to numerous activities for all ages, ranging from virtual tours to adult online courses which can be done at home:
Additionally, check out Phonics Family on facebook to access a host of fantastic phonic activities for our younger pupils, set up and demonstrated by our very own Miss Whitehead. Here is the link to a wealth of fun and accessible activities - https://phonicsfamilycom.wordpress.com/
Head over to the Ashmead Videos page within News & Events to join in with some Phonics Sessions. Mrs Connick has uploaded some Phase 3 lessons for Reception and Miss Whitehead has recorded some Phase 5 sessions for Year 1.
For support and advice;
A really useful site with lots of helpful resources from across the internet
to support mental health and well-being: www.Camhs-resources.co.uk
Bucks Family Information Service www.bucksfamilyinfo.org offers information on a range of topics relating to family life.
CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health service) have a temporary 24/7 helpline to support the NHS 111 line during the current Covid-19 crisis. Calls will be diverted to this helpline where there are mental health concerns. Alternatively families can call this number directly 01865 904998.
Kooth – Online free counselling service for children and young people www.kooth.com
Childline (children’s telephone counselling or online) – Ring 0800 1111 or visit their website www.childline.org.uk
Young Minds - If you are a young person experiencing a mental health crisis, you can text the Young Minds Crisis Messenger for free, 24/7 support. Text YM to 85258.
Samaritans - 24 hour confidential listening and support for anyone who needs it (parents/carers included).
Email - email@example.com Phone 116 123 (24 hours)
Helpful websites about coronavirus for parents and young people
Young Minds: https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/talking-to-your-child-about-coronavirus/
Mind - coronavirus and wellbeing advice: https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/?utm_medium=organic&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=info&utm_content=coronaviruswellbeing -