While at home we can keep learning and leveling up during this lockdown.

Hope you find these links useful!

All Ages

Higher Education

Learn a new skill


Science / STEM subjects: 

  • Periodic videos – Science-related YouTube videos 
  • Introduction to Engineering – YouTube videos
  • U3A – Online courses for mature students
  • Blocky games – Games to help beginners learn computer programming skills
  • Scratch – Beginners computer programming games/projects
  • Royal institute – Christmas lectures. A series of lectures presenting scientific subjects to a general audience in an entertaining manner
  • Amazon Future engineers – 20 hours free coding with Amazon, including Drone

Geography, Nature, History & Politics

Virtual Tours, and Live Webcams

  • Future Learn – Explore the architecture and history of Rome, walking around a 3D digital model of the ancient city, with this free online course.
  • Expeditions App– Free virtual Reality Augmentation app for all ages, to take virtual trips around the world to hundreds of destinations.
  • Virtual walks through woodlands –  Experience nature online

Museums and Galleries



Explore the Oceans (underwater cameras)



*Check the location/time zones of live-streamed concerts to calculate the UK start time. Time Zone calculator

Arts and Culture

 Musicals and Theatre 

Literature Online


Miscellaneous & Entertainment

Fun and Games

Work from home / Professional growth:

Mental Health and Well-being 

Prayer Resources

*Check the location/time zones of live-streamed masses to calculate the UK start time. Time Zone calculator

Alternative lists of free resources, support, advice, and information for families – please do share the links for these with others.

Special thanks to Hannah Chapman compiling

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