Inside: Great online classes for kids to enjoy while at home
With schools closed for the foreseeable, technology and online communities are rallying together to provide online classes for various subjects and interests. With so many available I wanted to provide a list of as many as I could find and will update it each week with extra ones that spring up.
P.E with Joe at 9am Mon – Fri – Live on his YouTube channel.
Tumble Tots 10am Mon – Fri – Live on their Facebook page
Play Hooray play-along-live 10am Mon-Fri – Live from her Facebook page.
Glasgow Science Museum 10am Mon – Fri – Live on their Facebook page.
Mattie and Mimi’s Music class Mon-Fri at 10.30 (I think) for music lessons – live on their Facebook page.
Captain Fantastic with fitness and wellbeing classes 11am for little ones and 11.30am for 8+ Mon-Fri (I think) – Live from their Facebook page.
Oti Mabuse dance lessons every day 11.30am for kids (and 7.30pm for adults) – live on her Facebook page.
Phonics with Ruth Miskins Mon – Fri with Sounds Set 1 at 9.30 am (GMT), Set 2 at 10.00 am and Set 3 – 10.30 am – Live on her YouTube channel and available for 24 hours afterwards.
Mo Williams Lunchtime Doodles 5pm GMT- Live on The Kennedy Center YouTube.
Harptoons Publishing Art with Steve Harpster 6pm GMT Mon – Fri – Live on their Facebook page.
Safari Tours with Cincinnati Zoo 7pm GMT every day – Live on their Facebook page.
David Walliams is uploading a new audiobook from The World’s Worst Children series every day for 30 days from The World of Walliams website.
Dazzle & Fizz baby & toddler class Mon, Weds, Thurs & Fri various times – Live on their Facebook page for now but they are creating a YT channel.
Wee Bookworms storytime every Saturday 11.30am – live on their Facebook page.
One-off special classes
I will add to these as I find them – always message me if you hear of one.
History Lesson from a secret WW2 Bunker, Weds 25th March 1pm – Live on the Western Approaches HQ Facebook page.
The Gruffalo free storytelling Wednesday 25th March 3pm – Tiny T’s Storytelling & Theatre Facebook page
Lingotot South Staffordshire French lessons Saturday 28th March 9.30am – Free sign up on their website.
I hope these resources help you to keep your children entertained. And don’t forget to take a look at the other free resources that are available to you at this time.