Home schooling resources

We've collected together some helpful resources to help you with home schooling during lockdown.

Gov UK - Online education resources during Covid-19

Online educational resources for schools and parents to help children to learn at home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

NSPCC - Advice and Support for parents and carers during Covid 19

Whether you're working from home with your kids for the first time or supporting children with anxiety due to coronavirus, we've got tips and advice for you.

Family Lives

Helpline: 0808 800 2222

Home schooling your child

Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in raising children, from dads and mums, grandparents, stepparents and non-resident parents. Our role is to support all of you to achieve the best relationship possible with the children that you care about, as well as supporting parenting professionals.

Channel Mum

Home Education

Home education resources

Channel Mum is the friendliest and most honest community for mums everywhere. There is always a place for you here, because we know it takes a village to raise a child. You can also chat to other mums and professionals in the Channel Mum Support Group.


Helpline: 0330 313 9162

StarLine is a national home learning helpline offering expert information and advice to parents and carers.

BBC Bitesize

Use BBC Bitesize to help with your homework, revision and learning. Find free videos, step-by-step guides, activities and quizzes by level and subject. Bitesize is the BBC's free online study support resource for school-age pupils in the United Kingdom. It is designed to aid pupils in both schoolwork and, for older pupils, exams.


Instant access to inspirational lesson plans, schemes of work, assessment, interactive activities, resource packs, PowerPoints, teaching ideas We support and work with educators including primary and secondary teachers, childminders, nursery workers, home educators and parents.

Khan Academy

Daily Schedule during school closures

We’re a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computing, history, art history, economics, and more.

Good Housekeeping guide to free educational resources

These Education Companies Are Offering Free Activities to Parents During School Closure. You don't need to be a teacher or an educator to get access.