Independent MathsDevelop children’s mathematical problem-solving and reasoning skills. The ‘Maths at home’ section of this website features activities and games that don’t require teacher input. Some of the problems require resources but many are accessible with just pen and paper.
NASAHousebound kids can launch into space with NASA’s website. It’s loaded with science games, activities and stunning images of the solar system and is suitable for all ages. Have fun programming the Mars Rover or learn how to change currents using heat and salt to propel a submarine explorer.
Solve a PuzzleAccess the Science Museum’s free apps. They are family-friendly and can be shared with six family members. Try Transmission – a puzzle game with 70 levels and seven unlockable worlds. It features a very simple interface but a demanding level of challenge.
BBC History for KidsFrom famous battles to ancient wars, kids can learn all about the history of Britain, as well as other countries on this fun website.
National Geographic KidsStunning images, interactive games and colouring books, and it's a lovely site for children to learn more about animals, wildlife and the world around them.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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