Resources for your child learning at home
We have some under 5s home play resource packs for you to do with your children. To arrange delivery of your packs please call:
0796619 4597 (manager) or 020 7641 5923 (office)
In addition, we have some useful activity sheets for you to download which we will add to each week with interesting things you can do with your child using items found in the home.
We know you cannot come to us at our children’s centres, so we are bringing sessions into your living room. We are working on uploading a story and a sign and rhyme session weekly and will include more information here shortly.
You can find more home learning tips and activities for under 5s on:
London Rhymes: YouTube.com/londonrhymes
Westminster libraries online resources for children include rhyme time sessions.
Top ten tips:
School age children
Schools organised some online learning resource packs and will contact you directly to support your child’s learning. In addition to this, please find below home learning resources for school age children.
If parents need to increase their mobile data approach your child's school for help via the DfE scheme. The school can apply on behalf of families for mobile phone data limits (on most networks) to be increased or schools can apply for a 4G router if mobile phone data doesn’t work for them DfE Scheme to get help with technology for education.
Home schooling? Here are some useful resources.
Learn to sew knit & crochet - online resource
Learning at home and cultural activities for 0 – 18 year olds (Mayor of London)
Online learning resources prepared by teachers and parents who normally home-school: these cover a range of topics from maths, geography, science, literature to fun craft activities, cookery and exercises you can enjoy with your kids at home
Audible has free access for to stories for children during lockdown:
The museums in London: most have online resources for children
The British Library
Children can also enjoy the SciShow on YouTube and take virtual tours to explore earth.
Some Westminster residents who rely on getting access to computers and the internet at our libraries. Our libraries and Archives Centre are open to provide access to computers for essential use (not available at Marylebone Library). Find out more here.
Last Updated 16/03/2021