Resources for Children and Families During COVID-19

Kaligo: The Digital Handwriting Exercise Book

Kaligo is the first handwriting application approved by the Department for Education, designed to teach students how to write using a stylus and tablet, built on an AI machine learning platform

  • Research based application co-created with Teachers, Occupational Therapists and Neuroscientists.
  • Handwriting exercises align with National and International education curriculums.
  • A self-paced approach allows children to progress at their own speed and according to their development.
  • AI Machine learning provides real-time corrective feedback and stores data for future analysis.

More info: www.kaligo-apps.com/home

10 Minute Shake Up Games with Change4Life and Disney

Change4Life and Disney have teamed up to bring you new Shake Up games inspired by Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story 4 and Incredibles 2, and Disney’s The Lion King and Frozen.

These 10-minute bursts of fun will really get your kids moving and count towards the 60 active minutes they need every day.

Access is free and the games can be done indoors. There’s a huge variety of games so that you and your child can do something different every day.

Find out more: www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups

Teach Your Monster to Read

Teach Your Monster to Read is an award-winning series of games that’s helped millions of children learn to read. Play for free on the website or download the app.

Covers everything from letters and sounds to reading full sentences.

Designed in collaboration with leading academics. Complements all synthetic phonics programmes used in schools.

Try it now: www.teachyourmonstertoread.com

Zumba Routine for Kids

Check out this easy Zumba dance routine for kids to help them stay active and to lift their spirits.

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