During school closures, long holidays or periods of illness it can be hard as a parent to find the inspiration to keep the kids entertained and learning at home. Here is a list of some of the best online resources we've found.

Learning laptop

Recommended websites by topic:

This great list from Chatterpack gives a comprehensive list of home learning resources for teachers, children and parents.

The Children's University has activities covering arts & crafts, science & technology, sports, languages and also printable worksheets to use when visiting attractions such as Sealife Centres, Zoos, Forestry Commission woods and Legoland.


General home learning




Science and nature


Science Museum website


Arts and craft


Keeping active




Last updated June 2023