Learning support: English


A list of web resources downloadable here

Tips from homeschoolers:

Learning styles:

Figuring Out Home Schooling in the Age of Coronavirus

The ACT Government has launched a resources to support home learning page, with resources classified by school years

Virtual Field Trips

Museums. Google Arts and Culture partnered with over 2,500 museums and galleries around the world to offer virtual tours of their spaces. Some of the options include New York’s Museum of Modern Art and Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum-

The Louvre, based in Paris, is also offering its own virtual tour online for free-

The wonderful world of art


The San Diego Zoo has a live webcam for animals-

Melbourne Zoo also has live webcams

British Museum– allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies-


Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover-

NASA covers a wide range of topics including weather, climate, atmosphere, water, energy, plants, and animals-

Listen to astronauts read stories from space-

Geography with National Geographic

game using images from Google’s Street View puts players down in the middle of the street and asks them to figure out where they are-

Marine Biologists- take a deep dive into ocean life.

Kids Think Design explores careers in fashion design, graphic design, interior design, book design, product design, film and theatre, architecture, animation, and environmental design-

Projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing-

Range of videos about numbers that help kids explore complex math topics and make math more fun-


Lets kids play instruments online. Instruments include the guitar, piano, pan flute, drums, and bongos-

A large selection of fun songs to help teach preschool students-

Science podcasts to listen to with your kids- https://medium.com/kidslisten/19-great-science-podcasts-you-can-listen-to-with-kids-6fe46ac506b8#.rb23iuaw6

Starters for STEM (fun ways to help begin conversations about STEM subjects):

Other STEM activities to do at home:

Primary activities relating to Space, the environment, navigation through the ages (incl some from non-European cultures which are pretty unique):

World e-books have just made their collections available for free:

Interactive online phonics games temporarily available to families for free during this period:

Maths activities:

Education-application-innovation has some useful tools for primary kids

Draw with Rob: learn to cartoon with an expert

Document from England : Weblinks for parents

Marian Street Theatre’s Guide for drama with young people at home

Outdoor activities: Nature Play Canberra