‘Everybody Matters, Every Moment Counts’

Telephone: 01229 462814

COVID-19 Information

Download this word document (CLICK HERE) to find out more about how to provide COVID-19 information for your children.

Covid Time Capsule

Click the image to open the workbook which takes you through a series of activities to capture feelings at this time:

or click here

My Home Book of Feelings and Thoughts

This booklet explains Coronavirus, has a workbook for children with lots of great ways to express their thoughts and explore feelings.

Or click here

Trading Standard COVID-19 Scams Poster

Click the image to download or click here

Safeguarding & Domestic Abuse Flyer for Cumbria

Download the flyer in PDF here (PDF reader required)

Web resources

Cumbria County Council:

Find the latest advice and information from Cumbria County Council

https://www.cumbria.gov.uk/coronavirus/landingpage.asp

 

Healthy Young Minds:

Here you will find advice, guidance and support related to children and young people’s mental health and emotional wellbeing specific to Lancashire and South Cumbria

https://www.healthyyoungmindslsc.co.uk/home 

 

Every Life Matters:

The Every Life Matters website has many helpful resources about how to look after yourself and others at the moment, as well as general information about suicide, mental health, training, safety planning, home schooling and talking to children about Covid.

https://www.every-life-matters.org.uk/

 

Tips to share with children to help them cope with the new normal:

A lovely blog by an educational psychologist on how to help children to cope and how to talk to children about what is happening

https://weneedtotalkaboutchildrensmentalhealth.wordpress.com/2020/03/27/tips-to-share-with-children-to-help-them-cope-with-the-new-normal/

 

Here they talk about how to get through lockdown with teenagers

https://weneedtotalkaboutchildrensmentalhealth.wordpress.com/2020/03/29/2and-getting-through-lockdown-together-with-teenagers/

 

Carlisle and Eden Mind:

Tips on talking to your child about COVID-19

http://carlisleandedenmind.cmail19.com/t/ViewEmail/r/DEE6B7547E5B31902540EF23F30FEDED

 

YoungMinds:

Tips for young people now we are all isolating on how to look after their mental health:

https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/looking-after-your-mental-health-while-self-isolating/

General:

Supporting children during the outbreak

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/2020/03/17/supporting-children-during-the-coronavirus-outbreak/

https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

 

Free online courses and activities:

Entire list of education companies offering free subscriptions due to schools closing

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/

 

Exercise at home with the Body Coach:

Daily PE lessons with Joe Wicks

https://youtu.be/d3LPrhI0v-w

Contact Details

01229 462814

office@askam.cumbria.sch.uk

Location

Askam Village School
Lots Road
Askam-in-Furness
Cumbria
LA16 7DA

About Us

At Askam Village School the health, safety and well-being of all our children are of paramount importance to all the adults who work here.

Vision

The best for every pupil; commitment to every pupil; inspiration for all.