COVID-19 Information and Homeschool advice/ideas
You can find the official list of KEYWORKERS here.
Please view Coronavirus advice below.
If you need educational resources, please see further down this page for an array of links and useful ideas, however please be aware that for children of Dovecotes, class work will be allocated and updated by their class teachers for the time being.
This can be found here (Children - classwork handouts).
The Oak National Academy (Govt. supported scheme) launches Monday 20th April and can be accessed here.
The timetable for week 1 of the home-schooling scheme can be accessed here.
Blue Peter channel activities can be accessed here.
Bitesize daily lessons can be accessed here.
Government guidance for educational settings:
Updated information (31.03.20) for parents and carers including how to keep children safe online:
Useful websites for parents and carers on keeping children safe online can be found here.
This website is particularly useful and is updated fortnightly:
City of Wolverhampton Council advice and information:
Social stories/ stories on coronavirus that can be personalised for individual children and adapted to reflect any possible changes and updates that we receive as we learn more about the virus:
How to talk to children about the coronavirus:
Coronavirus workbook for children:
Advice for young people who may be worried about coronavirus:
This website is helpful for positive mental health resources:
Read Write Inc. Lessons:
For daily fitness/PE sessions:
Steve Backshall's daily home schooling sessions:
Our staff have also recorded stories for you which you can find here (Children - useful links/Bedtime stories).
For additional support (especially useful for children with SEND), please see ideas below as well as our
SEND classwork handouts page.
Coping - missing family and friends (PSHE family support)
Free Online Learning Resources
Dealing with Anxiety