Parents' Toolkit

Top tips, useful links and expert advice to support you and your child's wellbeing and learning in a changing world. Parents, we've got you.

Five tips for helping your kids to eat healthily all year round
How to juggle your responsibilities as a parent at home

Supporting wellbeing – primary

Five ways to manage your wellbeing as a parent during lockdown
7 ways to help vulnerable children feel safe during this winter break
Six self-care tips for parents
More from our supporting wellbeing primary collection

Supporting wellbeing – secondary

Top tips for understanding your teenager in the ‘new normal’
Lockdown Birthday? How to help your kids avoid the let-down
Can’t sleep, won’t sleep? Five ways to get your child’s sleep back on track
More from our supporting wellbeing secondary collection

Top tips – primary

How to make your home a fun learning zone
How do primary schools look now?
More from our top tips primary collection

Top tips – secondary

Seven ways to get your kids outdoors
Five ways to motivate your teen to study at home
More from our top tips secondary collection

Isolation inspiration – primary

Fun ideas to bring more colour into your family's everyday life
How to turn a walk in the park into a colourful craft activity
Five ways to make bird watching a fun family activity
More from our isolation inspiration primary collection

Isolation inspiration – secondary

Rob Biddulph's five tips to help you confidently draw with your kids
How to make a DIY cork pin board
Top tips for making portraits in lockdown
More from our isolation inspiration secondary collection

SEND (special educational needs and disabilities) resources

How physical activity can support children with special educational needs and disabilities at home
Schooling tips for parents of autistic children
Five multisensory activities you can do with your child at home
More from our SEND collection
Early years resources for learning at home

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