Swansea Virtual School

Supporting Parents

#Here for Swansea

Details of help and services on offer for Children and Young People during Coronavirus (Covid-19)to help them manage life in lockdown and during the pandemic.

Looking after yourself, looking after your children

Details of help and guidance available

Welsh Homework - No Problem

A guide for parents in helping learners with their Welsh Homework

Parental Guidance

Swansea Educational Psychology Service has put together some advice and guidance for parents and carers about how to support the wellbeing and learning of their children during the coronavirus outbreak.

Charlotte Lowe - Managing Anxiety in CYP

Charlotte Lowe to support dealing with anxiety in children.

Other Helpful Resources

Resources Website
Guidance on bereavement, loss and critical Incidents – Swansea Educational Psychology Service COVID related guidance – bereavement, loss and critical incidents
Welsh Government – Five ways to help children and young people stay safe during the coronavirus lockdown https://gov.wales/five-ways-help-children-and-young-people-stay-safe-during-coronavirus-lockdown

Advice for keyworker parents – helping your child adapt

Advice for keyworker parents – helping your child adapt
When your parent is a keyworker – advice for children and young people When your parent is a keyworker – advice for children and young people
Online safety at home – Support and resources for parents and carers https://hwb.gov.wales/zones/online-safety/news/articles/b8862e72-5d6a-4022-938d-8f37977dc34c

The Exchange – Emotional wellbeing and psychological support for children and young people

https://www.exchange-counselling.com/contact_us
Supporting the learning of mathematics at home Supporting the learning of mathematics at home
Four tips for a smooth home learning routine Four tips for home learning
Scouts – The Great Indoors https://www.scouts.org.uk/the-great-indoors/
The Girl Guides – Adventures at home https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/what-we-do/adventures-at-home/
Social Distancing – Julia Donaldson https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52149055
EEF  – 7 top tips for supporting reading at home https://educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/public/files/Publications/
Home learning – Read with TRUST https://educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/public/files/Publications/2
https://educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/public/files/Publications/3

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