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How to select a University course

Find out what degree, subject and course might be right for you to study at university and information on applying.

Driver Youth Trust

SEND resources for parents and teachers

Provides a range of resources to help parents and teachers adjust to virtual and home-learning.

Young Minds

Tips for secondary pupils during exams

10 tips to stay well during exams.

NI Direct

Northern Ireland careers service

The Careers Service offers information, advice and guidance to all ages. Chat online, by phone or in person at your nearest Careers office.

The Student Room

Help and advice for students

Online student community giving help, advice, and support about everything from studying for GCSEs and A-levels to applying to uni.

Science Museum Group

Free science activities, resources and games

This site brings together resources from their Museums including activities, games and videos. Discover activities to support a range of curriculum topics for use in the classroom.

V&A Museum

VandA games and activities for children

Online games and interactives bringing building and collections to life. Create your own hair-raising 18th-century wig designs or become a master craftsman.

Sofa Singers

Fun, developmental music classes

The Sofa Singers is a free and weekly online singing event that aims to bring people together from around the world to spark joy and human connection.

Peters Township Public Library

Harry potter themed digital escape room

During this activity you will watch clips from Harry Potter movies, answer questions from the clips and other puzzles.

Researchify

Free children’s classics: pdfs and audiobooks

Collection of classic children’s books free to read or listen to.

Mo Willems

Weekday drawing lessons online for kids

Bestselling-author and illustrator teaching kids to draw (every weekday on YouTube).

CBBC

Horrible histories episodes, games and singalongs

Watch episodes and clips, play games and even sing along to your favourite Horrible Histories songs!…

Rob Biddulph

Draw-along videos (for kids)

Artist Rob Biddulph is live-streaming draw along classes for kids (adults might find these fun too!).

David Walliams

Children’s audio books with David Walliams

Selection of recorded narrated stories from Comedian David Walliams.

Scouts

Activities and skills development for 6-25 year olds

Gives 6-25 year olds the skills they need for life. All genders, races, and backgrounds welcome.

James Dyson Foundation

Scientific and engineering challenges for kids

44 engineering and science challenges from the engineers at Dyson, designed for children aged 7+.

Sublime Science

101 sublime science experiments

101 awesomely fun science experiments you can do at home with ‘stuff’ you’ve already got.

Khan Academy

Learning resource for teenagers

A not-for-profit website that offers free video tutorials on topics from maths to cosmology.

Parent Club

Guidance for parents to keep kids busy

Has lots of useful guidance and ideas to keep kids busy.

Varied

Knitting for kids

Simple knitting projects for kids, designed for beginners.

National Geographic

National geographic for kids

Wide range of resources and games for kids.

The Complete University Guide

Information on University rankings

Provides independent UK university rankings from public sources, course information and advice for students.

Uni Compare

Search and compare university courses

Compare universities and courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and provides advice and guidance on the application process.

Teen Tips

Tips for parents raising teenagers

Provides knowledge to help you support young people as they navigate into adulthood including topics like relationships, pornography, alcohol, drugs and social networking.

WhatUni

Find the perfect university course

Find the right university and course for you based on your needs and preferences. Find reviews from real students and advice on everything from applications to accommodation.

icould

Career inspiration and information for young people

Informs and inspires young people’s career choices by providing detailed job information, practical tips, insight and advice with free access to personal video career stories.

Youth Employment UK

Careers advice for 14-24 year olds

Not-for-profit social enterprise founded to help tackle youth unemployment, by providing young people with skills and careers support.

Skills Development Scotland

Career information, advice and guidance

Helpline open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm providing free careers advice and information about training. Also information about local careers centres in Scotland.

TARGET careers

Career help and advice for school leavers

Helps school leavers make decisions about their future. Explore options for careers, university or apprenticeships and get help applying successfully.

National Careers Service

Career advice, guidance and tools

Provide information about careers courses to study and skills assessments. Advisors can be contacted through web chat or on the phone everyday 8am-10pm.

Not Going To Uni

University alternatives for school leavers

A free website that shows a range of alternatives to the standard university route to school and college leavers including apprenticeships.

Kooth

Supportive community forums for young students

An online forum run by accredited counsellors, hosting a community consisting of teenagers and students. The space is used to facilitate healthy conversations on sensitive topics.

Childline

Helpline supporting children

No problem is too big or too small. If you are feeling scared or out of control or just want to talk to someone you can contact ChildLine.

HENRY

Healthy exercise and nutrition for the young

Provides emotional health, nutrition, and parenting support for families with young children across the UK.

Girlguiding

Girlguiding activities for girls

Provides girls with fun adventures and the space to discover their potential.

Club Hub

Find clubs and activities for children

Kids activities, childrens clubs, toddler activities, online baby classes.

The Outdoor Guide (TOG)

Resource for walks and trails all around the UK

TOG is an inspirational walking portal where you will find walks and related information that aims to inspire families to get out and explore.

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