Free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler (suitable for 5-9 year olds)

A book created by a nurse to help ease children’s fears about the coronavirus. The free picture book, Dave the Dog is Worried about Coronavirus, features a dog named Dave relaying his anxieties about coronavirus to an owl named Dotty, who is a nurse.

Our School Is Closing - A story to explain to children why school is closing for a while

A story about knowing someone who has coronavirus

Find a routine that works for you and your family

Talk to someone if you feel worried or scared

Yoga, Mindfulness and Relaxation for Kids

Alphabet Yoga- How many letters can you make?

All you need for the Alphabet Yoga challenge is a small space, your body and your imagination!

  • Can you hold your body in a pose to look like each CAPITAL letter of the alphabet?
  • Start with A and then B, C, D and so on. Try and hold each shape for 5 seconds before going onto the next letter.
  • Can you complete the alphabet?


  • Can you transition smoothly between each letter shape?


Elsa Support

Our Prayer Garden

This is our Prayer Garden where children can come during break time and lunch time to take a break, say a prayer, sit and think and have some quiet time. It is a peaceful area where the children enjoy spending time. The children also have there RE lessons in the prayer garden which they enjoy.




The Holy Family Catholic Primary School Wider Opening Risk Assessment
Please see our Latest News or Admissions page for detail about the school open events for pre school children due to start school in September 2021. Please call 01622 756778 or email to book a place.