Action for Children– https://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/
Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people.
The NSPCC is the UK’s leading children’s charity, preventing abuse and helping those affected to recover.
Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command (CEOP)
News and articles surrounding Internet safety https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/
What the National Counter Terrorism Security Office does
The National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) is a police unit that supports the ‘protect and prepare’ strands of the government’s counter terrorism strategy.
Child Exploitation, Raising Awareness with Parents
Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation (Pace) and the Virtual College teamed up to provide a short, free online course entitled ‘Keep Them Safe: Protecting Children from CSE’ designed to equip parents and carers with the knowledge to protect children against sexual exploitation. Details are available via the following link: https://www.virtual-college.co.uk/resources/free-courses
Learn more about using apps and websites safely with your child using the following links;
Bolton Council Council
Follow this link to the Council Education Lancashire County Council homepage
Letters and Sounds Phase 1 Games
An introduction to letter and sounds phase 1 http://www.letters-and-sounds.com/phase-1.html
Nicky’s Nursery Rhymes – a free collection of nursery rhymes, poems, music and song, with drawings to print off and colour.
What to Expect When?
A parents guide useful guide from the Foundation Years website – The purpose of this booklet is to help you as a parent/carer find out more about how your child is learning and developing during their first five years, in relation to the EYFS.
The Foundation Years website is the best place to find information and support if you work in the early years and childcare delivering services for children and families.
Foundation Years – www.foundationyears.org.uk
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
Statutory Framework for the EYFS – www.foundationyears.org.uk/eyfs-statutory-framework/
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) sets standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old. All schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS, including childminders, preschools, nurseries and school reception classes.
Hungry Little Minds – Simple fun, activities for kids aged 0 – 5
Your child’s brain grows the fastest during the first 5 years of life. As a parent, you play a huge role in feeding your child’s mind and helping them to communicate. Check out our top tips for simple activities that you can do with your child as part of your daily routine. You may not realise how much your kids are taking in – and making sense of – long before they can talk.
Small Talk is a pilot project from the National Literacy Trust, run with the Department for Education (DfE). We want to support parents to chat, play and read with their child at home as much as possible.
Translation apps and other resources.
Bilingual resources for children
EAL Nexus: https://ealresources.bell-foundation.org.uk/
(free curriculum-linked resources, information and guidance).