Fun Summer Learning Activities & Projects

EYFSEnglishMathsScienceHumanitiesArtsPSHEPEUseful Information and Assistance

Newham Families Information Service and Local Offer

An inclusive local family directory and service guide for families with children and young people aged 0-25 years with Special Educational Needs and/or Disability.

Local Authority – Summer Information

Food Banks

Food Banks in Newham

Emergency Assistance (i.e. food parcels, clothing etc)

Support Services

Maternity Support


Benefits Advice

Community Based Support Groups

Debt Management

Social Media Apps and Support Groups

  • A Facebook group for Newham has been set up where people have been posting information for residents in need of support
  • OLIO App – Olio is a mobile app for food-sharing, aiming to reduce food waste. It does this by connecting those with surplus food to those who need or wish to consume such food.

Mental Health 


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Online Learning Resources
The DfE have compiled a list of useful online educational resources to help children learn from home.
Exciting Extra-Curricular Activities
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NHS Competition – An opportunity to say thank you to the NHS with a painting, a poem, story or via another creative medium.
Online weekly assemblies posted every Thursday, including a range of competitions and extra-curricular speakers
Useful Websites for Pupils
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Video lessons for primary school pupils.
Free curriculum-linked resources to develop mathematical reasoning and problem solving.
BEAM (Be a Mathematician) – specialist maths resources to engage pupils.
A variety of exciting maths games.
Videos to encourage and inspire story writing / story telling.
Free educational literacy games.
Comprehensive exercises to aid learning of English grammar. 
Grammar, Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Listening, Reading & Speaking Lessons
Brought to you by the British Council, the world’s English teaching experts – lots of free online games, songs, stories and activities for children.
A host of free audio stories.
Free online story books.
Classic children’s stories brought to life by TV actress, Kathy Kinney as Mrs P.
Online library, books to borrow.
Phonics, Reading, Comprehension and Spelling resources from RWI.
Library of historical documents and texts.
Online interactive stories.
Videos of stories being read by well known celebrities.
Daily phonics lesson videos.
Live PE lessons with Joe Wicks.
A list of fun activities for children and adults involving exercise at home.
Fun science experiments, cool facts, free games, activities, lesson plans, quizzes, videos, photos and science fair project ideas.
Ideas for learning and exploring in science.
Discover ‘how the world works’ from fun activities and games.
Games & activities to support science.
Games, activities, puzzles around several historical topics.

An online geography resource for primary schools

Geography games, activities and competitions. 
Art / Design & Technology
Creative arts and crafts ideas to do at home.
Crafts, educational resources, puzzles, printables of all sorts, worksheets, sudoku and lots more fun activities! 
A variety of printable children’s crafts, colouring pages, worksheets and activities including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children’s favorite cartoon characters.
Fun and games for 0-5 year-olds – delivered straight to your mobile.
Easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works.
Cute & easy crafts for children.
Demonstration videos on how to get creative at home.
Explore nature through national challenges.