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6 daily online lessons for kids

6 daily online lessons for kids


Turn your home into a space for learning, thanks to these fun tutorials

By Virgin TV Edit

Do you suddenly find yourself needing to coordinate lessons for your child while simultaneously trying to keep up with work? Help is at hand, because there are loads of great educational resources to be found online every day.


PE? Music? Science? Maths? English? Whatever the subject, why not check out this daily schedule to keep your little ones healthy in both mind and body. Whether you give them detention for not cleaning their room is up to you…


9am: PE

P.E With Joe, find it on YouTube (CH 198)

Early-morning exercise might sound like a nightmare to some people, but it’s a great way to feel healthy and positive throughout the day. The nation’s PE teacher, Joe Wicks, provides a workout routine every morning on his YouTube channel that’s watched by millions. Get involved!


Want to discover even more online workouts you can do in your front room? Here are five of the best.


10am: Music

Mylene’s Music Class, find it on YouTube (CH 198)

If your child is interested in music, you might want to check out Mylene Klass’ brilliant online lessons. From learning basic rhythms to the difference between major and minor chords, these bite-sized basics cater to all skills.


11am: Science

Let’s Go Live With Maddie & Greg, find it on YouTube (CH 198)

Maddie Moate and Greg Foot are on hand to feed your child’s curiosity for the world of science. Covering a different topic each week, this dynamic duo are experts at making learning fun.


11.30am: Dance

Oti Mabuse and Marius Iepure, find it on YouTube (CH 198)

Let Strictly Come Dancing star Oti Mabuse and husband Marius Iepure take the lead with their daily dance tutorials. Taking songs from some of the biggest kids movies ever (yes, that includes Frozen), it’s time to bust some moves! And then lunch.


1pm: Maths

The Maths Factor

If anyone knows their maths, it’s Carol Vorderman. So who better to teach your child the subject right now? With loads of daily lessons, fun games and brainteasers, this website has plenty to keep their minds ticking over.


3.30pm: English

The World Of David Walliams

You’ll find quizzes, drawing lessons, audio excerpts and much, much more on David Walliams’ official website. And guess what? These cracking resources are free!


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