Hundreds of people throughout Sunderland have already signed up to the Foundation of Light’s brand-new range of online courses. The specially created series of short-courses aims to support families during this difficult time, and have been devised for those who have been:
  • Furloughed
  • Recently been made redundant
  • Long-term unemployed
Develop yours and your family’s skills through activities designed to be completed at home and to engage the whole family - you can keep the kids entertained whilst learning some new skills and gaining qualifications. Our highly skilled tutors will be on hand to support you throughout the course and all courses have been developed to engage children of primary school age. FOOTBALL MANAGER CHALLENGE If you love football, then this is the course for you! Get your team in shape, make sure their nutrition is good, fitness is on point and your funds are in place for the opening of the transfer market. HEALTHY LIFESTYLE AT HOME Get your family involved in exercise, nutrition and family bonding on our lifestyle course. Plenty of fun for the whole family. MURDER MYSTERY MATHS Channel your inner detective by completing a murder investigation. Solved the maths problems to unlock the next clue, to discover who carried out this terrible crime. Maths is suitable for Key Stage 2 children. LEARNING THROUGH CHILDREN’S LITERATURE Bring children’s literature to life through the power of story-telling, but with a twist. Explore and talk about different themes in the books, helping you to learn how to communicate more effectively and enhancing family relationships. Suitable for Key Stage 1 and 2. FAMILY LEARNING ENTERPRISE Do you have a design/idea and want to take it to the Dragons Den? Our enterprise course will help you bring your idea to life and present your pitch. HEALTHY EATING AT HOME Get involved in our very own Foundation Bake off - who will be the star baker in your home! Create your best invention and learn new skills along the way. MENTAL HEALTH HEROES All children should feel like superheroes. The course looks to give families an insight into how to look after your mental health and how to support well- being during difficult times. SUSTAINABLE FAMILIES Do you have the next David Attenborough in the family? Are they ready to learn more about the environment? Develop an appreciation for the environment in rural and urban areas, helping you to live a more sustainable lifestyle and save some money too!
If you are interested in any of the above courses please complete the online form and one of our tutors will be in touch.