Links for Parents

Everyone has their own favourite websites for activities and advice – here are some that we either use in school or we thought you may not be aware of, please click and explore:

NHS – How Best to Wash Your Hands

Games, Activities and interesting facts for children:

WIS Purple Mash Homework

5 Minute Mum

Young Parents Group – Gosport, a great group supporting parents under 25yrs old

New Year R – PACEY website  learning at home

Early Years activities and ideas to support young children – free for parents to join NDNA – EY Family Resources  and Tiny Happy People

Ideas from the Imagination Tree

0 – 5 Hungry Little Minds

CBeebies    Indoor/Home Activities

Ted Ed (all sorts of engaging educational videos)

CBeebies Dinosaur Facts     Dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum     Dorchester Dinosaur Museum

Scratch creative computer programming

National Reading Challenge  (Summer & Winter!)          World Book Day              The Book Trust

Year R Goldilocks and 3 Bears                      BBC Radio 2 500 Word Stories

Change4Life Activities and Games

Learning Station on YouTube for active learning and singing

5 – 7 Year Old Food Facts – interesting facts, great recipes and cooking videos

BBC Schools

StayWise – emergency services’ education site – learn to stay safe and help others through fun games, activities and information

Keep Healthy and Safe:

Top Tips to help safeguard your child’s mental health and promote their wellbeing

Hampshire Healthy Families – information, support and resources for parents of Primary School children

Get Moving and Dancing with  GoNoodle

Change4Life Activities and 10 Minute Shakeups

Cosmic Yoga   calming relaxation videos to support your child’s mental health and release some energy

School of Chill Yoga

Change4Life Healthy Lunchbox Ideas

Water Safety advice for parents – Royal Life Saving Society UK


Child Safety Week

Get Safe Online                             Net Aware                              Online Safety DirectGov.UK

NHS Healthier Together                  NHS Healthy Start                   Flu Heroes

School Nurse Contact 

Useful sites:

Complex Phonics Sounds

National Reading Campaign            The Book Trust Why Reading is Important

Oxford Owl –  Parents Section –  free e-books for children aged 3 – 11

Scholastic Kids Book Club

NCE MathsHub – parents’ support for teaching Maths

SEARCH Museum Gosport

Admissions – School Applications

Infant Cool Milk Registration

Name Tag Order (Quote 19213)

School Uniform

National Curriculum Year 1 to Year 6 and beyond

Aspens School Lunches

Clever Never Goes

NatWest Money Sense – help your child to develop good money habits

Money Heroes – HSBC also helping your child to develop good money habits

Change4Life Meal Planner – recipes 

Child Care Choices Gov UK

Childhood Anxiety – Parents’ Guide              HCC CAMHS – Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

HCC Family Support Service

Hampshire Safeguarding Children              Report a Safeguarding Concern Hampshire

Hampshire County Council                         Fareham Borough Council

My Journey to School                               HCC Travel to School

HCC Attendance Guidance

Families Online Local Things To Do

Futurelearn free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account)

Wallisdean Infant School’s Outstanding Ofsted Report           Parents View Ofsted Questionnaire

DfE Data Page Compare School Performance                DfE Website – Department for Education

Government Guidance Complain About a School