Developed by the Essential Skills Taskforce, the Skills Builder Universal Framework is available to anyone including employers, organisations, individuals and young people. It uses a common approach to enable young people and adults to develop transferable, essential skills which can be used ‘by almost everyone to do almost any job.’ The framework also enables employers to identify and develop these skills within their candidates and employees.
A great resource for 14-24 year olds looking for work.
Chatterpack provide speech, language, communication (SLCN) and special educational needs and disability (SEND) resources for teachers and families. The list below details all the free resources available:
Including virtual tours of museums around the world, music, literature, online courses/learning & wellbeing
Free online audiobooks ready to stream to your laptop, desktop, phone or tablet for children and young people of all ages. Have you opened a new location, redesigned your shop, or added a new product or service? Don't keep it to yourself, let folks know.
Suitable for over 7's, kids can design, code, create, problem solve and have fun
Free online audiobooks daily
For older teenagers, Science, Art and Technology
Learning Resources under 5s- learning resource pack and phonics workbook
Online learning resources, Khan Academy also have some really good apps to download on android or iphone (all ages) which are engaging for young children and free of charge.
Free pintable worksheets and activities for under 5s
Creative writing and thinking site. Gives a different idea every day or you can scroll through to find one that appeals to your child. Aimed at 7 plus.
With Marc Jackson - 2pm every Wednesday
Themed yoga sessions for kids, for example Frozen and Pokémon.
An endless library of children's books
Suitable for ages 4-16 family activities including a space project, look at how technology makes movies look realistic and how to train like an astronaut.
On twitter only, a teacher posting daily creative ideas and challenges (all areas including maths and science) to do at home, primary school age.
Free half hour PE training session every morning at 9am on YouTube.
Resource site with work sheets and online learning for all ages. Huge amount of resources although you need to spend some time looking through for resources its well worth the time.
For ages 17 and under- write a novel in a month
Fun online Lego games to play whilst taking a break