Virus hiatus to do list

What to do during the virus hiatus: (I’ll contintually update this! Please note I can’t verify all the links so please do exercise common sense!)


For Grown Ups:

Minimalist doula, a five minute mediation for when you’re feeling wobbly or anxious: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ov5miWJcFqg

Yoga With Adriene, free yoga classes on youtube, suitable for beginners (no, really!) to advanced!: https://www.youtube.com/user/yogawithadriene

Lucy Locket Loves have an exercise routine and are planning and online Yoga Class (facebook): https://www.facebook.com/locketloves/

Live facebook ballet lessons (mostly teen-adult but a few children’s ones too): https://www.facebook.com/BalletNovaCenterForDance/

Fundamentals of Animation, free (for a limited time) course: https://creatureartteacher.com/product/fundamentals-of-animation

Scribd, read free for 30 days (cancel to avoid a charge!):
https://scr.bi/ReadFree

The Saty At Home Festival, free (but with a tip button) comedy performances, streamed live: http://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome

A digital Harry Potter Escape Room! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflNxNM0jzbZJjUqOcXkwhGTfii4CM_CA3kCxImbY8c3AABEA/viewform

Virutal babywearing dance classes, baby yoga, and well, all sorts, paid for classes but free for keyworkers! https://www.dancelikeamother.com/

Dance Classes from Hurst Dance Studio, for adults but also some for children, free but they have a paypal and justgiving link as they’ve also lost their income:https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2262117084093067&id=1448641462107304

For Families:

Watch Wind In The Willows stage show for free! (Donate to help theatre workers in time of need if you can): https://www.willowsmusical.com/

Star Kidz, babysitting, facetime calls or isolation visits from characters: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=4168710196487893&id=25942498741645

The Ulitmate Party People, craft along sessions: https://m.facebook.com/theultimatepartypeopleuk/

World Books online, a collection of 3000 ebooks and audiobooks, free (for now!): https://worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/index.html?usertoken=Mjk5MzQ6MTpJUjA5MjAxNjoyOmNsaWVudDE2OTc6MTY5NzoyMjE2Mjg4OjE6MTU4NDM4MDExMzA2Mjp1cw%3D%3D

13 zoos that are offering live streaming: https://www.holidaypirates.com/travel-magazine/13-zoos-that-offer-live-streams-see-giraffes-koalas-pandas-tigers-penguins-more_35765

Live p.e. lessons for kids 9am on Monday (and lots of other kids and growns up exercise!): https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1

Innovation Ben’s lunchtime challenge! (problem solving and making!): https://www.facebook.com/innovationbenpage/posts/3089503004440693

Musicals being streamed for free, a list! https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/stage-shows-musicals-opera-free-stream-online_51198.html

Free audiobooks from audible while the schools are closed: https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Online pregnancy/baby yoga classes (I think, please update me if my description is wrong!): https://www.peaceatlastyoga.co.uk/online-yoga-classes

Shy Lowen, horse information and videos: https://www.facebook.com/shylowen/posts/3588220477916037

Virutal Crafternoons from Warrington Museum: https://www.facebook.com/WarringtonMuseum/photos/a.10150211606303613/10157247937603613/?type=3

TinyTalk, online classes to learn baby signing (and do some singing), open to everyone, contact Therese for more information: https://www.tinytalk.co.uk/theresem

The Little Cottage Cakery, live bake along Tuesday and Thursday: https://www.facebook.com/TheLittleCottageCakery/

Audible free stories while the schools are closed: https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Free sign language lessons with Natasha Lamb and her sister Kelly-Ann: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9w889Lid1JHB-AX4dCoQoQ

History lessons online, free but they ahve a gofundme if you want to donate as they rely on visitor income to stay open: https://www.facebook.com/westernapproachesHQ/

A 10 minute dance on facebook or instagram at 10am from WigLe dance: https://www.facebook.com/WigLeDance/posts/2946217142106878

A new story read aloud and posted each day, sometimes it’s even babywearing consultant Debi! https://www.facebook.com/YouthWorkDG/

Dance classes with Oti Mabuse (from Strictly!): https://www.youtube.com/user/mosetsanagape

20DV dance classes free until the start of May: https://20dv.co.uk/

Salt Dough guide: https://www.facebook.com/groups/681125849365623/permalink/691705628307645/

And you need a well organsied list with more than just activities (so resources for helping with mental health, registering as a vulnerable person etc then have a look at this excellent page: https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/list-of-online-resources-for-anyone-who-is-isolated-at-home