Monthly Archives May 2020

#We are Bristol Kids

Last week the council launched the new #WeAreBristol Kids online hub. The hub is an online resource to better connect children with the city during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. The hub has a strong focus on Bristol and aims to bring the children of the city together in an entertaining and informative way at a time when many families are struggling with continued school closures and isolation from usual activities. The hub is fully interactive and gives children and families the chance to contribute their own content, as well as offer suggestions for what they would like in the
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Support updates

Statutory Sick Pay rebate scheme to launch   https://www.gov.uk/government/news/coronavirus-statutory-sick-pay-rebate-scheme-set-to-launch?utm_source=0128333f-ceb9-45ee-a773-0051e0111053&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate     Letter to Social Housing Residents     https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-letter-to-social-housing-residents?utm_source=d64a0f1d-9b90-4d21-8aa1-f6b555121a9b&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate     Support for Children with Complex Needs     https://www.gov.uk/government/news/37-million-to-support-children-with-complex-needs?utm_source=cd2ccf5f-e4da-48c3-9c73-a37a60f53cd8&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate
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Home learning week 4 – Plants

This week we’ve got new outdoor activities for kids at Key stage 1 and 2 focused on plants. As always, these activities teach more than just the subject with plenty of maths, English and science in there! Home learning week 4 – Plants  
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Home Learning week 3 Engineers

Another week and another excellent set of resources for you to do with your kids at home. This week we look at local engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel and some engineering activities you can do in your own home! Family Learning Week3 Engineering  
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How smart are we?

Have you ever wondered how intelligent you are compared to your friends, your colleagues… and the rest of the nation? The Great British Intelligence Test, run in collaboration with leading scientists at Imperial College, can reveal all. This was a BBC program on TV last night and it’s your chance to take part and also help see how Covid-19 is affecting us. You can take the full test here
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Virtual jobs fair

Over the week of the 4th May the National Careers Service will be running virtual jobs fair to help get people back into work. Full details on the attached document. National Careers Service Virtual Jobs Fair press release
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