Photography and Video calls
As the weather improves here in the UK and more lockdown restrictions are lifted it's time to get back outside. This week's activity is a photography walk, great for children of all ages.
Have a great weekRob
Published: Sunday 12 July 2020
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Activities and resources
Learning how to take digital photographs is a great skill to learn whether that's on a smartphone or using a digital camera. This photography walk activity challenges you to take a set of 10 pre-decided photographs.
During lockdown many of us have come to rely on apps that help us keep in touch with family and friends. In this post I'll show you how to use the 3 most commonly used video calling apps.
Articles from the web
Friday 10 July 2020 · www.goodtoknow.co.uk
Understanding the current rules and guidance around grandparents seeing grandchildren can be confusing to say the least. This article explains the current when, where and how of visiting and interacting with grandchildren.
Wednesday 08 July 2020 · www.theheritagelcs.com
An article from Tennessee, America that talks about the importance of building and maintaining strong relationships with grandchildren and how using technology can be really positive. The article includes some interesting suggestions for games to play over a video call.
Thursday 02 July 2020 · BBC News
Newsreader and trainee child psychotherapist Kate Singleton writes a short piece for the BBC about her concerns for children's mental health during and after lockdown. The article also includes some stories from parents and tips on coping during these strange times.