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Starcatchers - Wee Inspirations

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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Starcatchers has launched a new series of Wee Inspirations idea cards for parents at home with young children.

These are fun, creative ideas to engage little ones.

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Website: http://www.starcatchers.org.uk/wee-inspirations


Posted Date: 09 Apr 2020

Reviewed Date: 06 Aug 2020

Playful Childhoods

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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Playful Childhoods has been created to support:

  • parents in giving their children opportunities to play
  • parents so they feel confident about letting their children play outside in the community
  • the development of playful communities for children across Wales
  • a shared understanding of the importance of play for children and teenagers by all adults across Wales.
     

Playful Childhoods is a Play Wales campaign.

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Website: http://www.playfulchildhoods.wales/


Posted Date: 24 Mar 2020

Reviewed Date: 06 Aug 2020

Bookbug Songs and Rhymes App

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

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Bookbug's Songs and Rhymes app is one more way to fit songs and rhymes into your day.

Apps can be great for supporting children's learning and encouraging play and creativity. Bookbug's Songs and Rhymes app is one more way to fit songs and rhymes into your day and it’s here to support you as you play and sing with your wee one. Explore the app together and create your own personalised playlists.

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Website: http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/reading-and-stories/bookbug/bookbug-app


Posted Date: 17 Mar 2020

Reviewed Date: 05 Aug 2020

Scottish Autism - Information Resources

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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Scottish Autism want to make sure they are providing you & your family with the support you need during COVID19. For resources on how to educate your child at home or on how to look after you & your child’s wellbeing, visit http://bit.ly/COVID-19InfoRes 

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Website: http://www.scottishautism.org/services-support/support-families/information-resources


Posted Date: 15 Apr 2020

Reviewed Date: 03 Aug 2020

PEEP Social Media Activities

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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What's on Peeple's social media:

o Facebook: two or three posts a day at the moment, including a mix of: Peep Tips or Things to Do at Home ideas ~ a video of a story, song or activity idea by a Peep practitioner or someone else ~ an external link to something that families might find useful or interesting from other people's or organisations' websites.

o Instagram: - a post a day and some stories.

o Twitter: - often useful links to research or guidance etc that re-tweet.

Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages are all @PeepleCentre.

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Facebook Link Twitter Link

Posted Date: 17 Apr 2020

Reviewed Date: 03 Aug 2020

Book Bug - Sharing Books and Rhymes - Support for Children with Additional Needs

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

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Visit Bookbug's new webpages for tips on sharing books with children with additional needs and links to other helpful websites. 

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Website: http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/bookbug/sharing-books-rhymes/fun-with-reading/additional-support-needs


Posted Date: 21 Oct 2016

Reviewed Date: 31 Jul 2020

Play at Home - Activity Sheets

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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These activity sheets were developed by the Care and Learning Alliance as additional play ideas for parents, carers and children.

Presented in the style of play@home with instructions, variations, benefits and precautions, they continue to encourage everyone to have fun using things found easily around the home.

Remember to use your play@home book regularly as your child grows, as their interests will change and develop and you will be creating those special childhood memories.

To access the activity sheets click here

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Website: http://bit.ly/2NJtQac


Posted Date: 12 Jul 2018

Reviewed Date: 31 Jul 2020

I'm An Engineer - fun resource for families to learn and engage in STEM activities

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

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This is a fun resource for families to learn & engage in STEM activities using the world around them.
Activities are split into sections depending on the children's ages. The attached link takes you to a pdf document with all the activities...


https://education.gov.scot/pare…/Documents/IAmAnEngineer.pdf

Contact: Name: Education Scotland

Website: http://www.education.gov.scot/parentzone/Documents/IAmAnEngineer.pdf


Posted Date: 10 Jul 2019

Reviewed Date: 30 Jul 2020

Boredom Busters - App for 8-12 year olds with new ideas for ways to play

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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Boredom Busters is a FREE fun app for 8-12 year olds, designed to get children actively playing more in a variety of different ways.  This app is packed full of inspirational ideas for ways to play brought to you by Play Scotland

Download FREE from iTunes or the Google app store

Check out our Boredom Busters micro site www.boredombusters.org

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Website: http://www.boredombusters.org


Posted Date: 11 Oct 2016

Reviewed Date: 28 Jul 2020

Parentclub.scot

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Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Activities websites and blogs

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Being a parent is great, but it’s not always easy. The first three years can feel like a bit of a rollercoaster. Luckily, lots of parents have already found ways of dealing with the little hiccups. All these hints and tips can now be found on parentclub.scot, backed up by help from trusted professionals.

 

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Website: http://www.parentclub.scot/

Facebook Link

Posted Date: 13 Jan 2017

Reviewed Date: 15 Jul 2020

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