The next few weeks are going to be a little bit different.

So, in the meantime, we've put everything we can think of that might help distract you, entertain you or just cheer you up on this page right here.

For teachers, all our lesson plans are just below, and they're packed with resources that you might find useful while your class are at home.

Settle down with a story

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Stanley Tucci reads The Witches

Stanley Tucci, star of the upcoming feature film, reads 'A Note About Witches'.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in British Sign Language

British Sign Language interpreter, Helen Nelson, signs 'Goodbye Violet'.

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The Twits in British Sign Language

British Sign Language interpreter, Helen Nelson, signs 'Dirty Beards'.

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Matilda in British Sign Language

British Sign Language interpreter, Helen Nelson, signs 'Bruce Bogtrotter and the Chocolate Cake'.

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Revolting Rhymes in British Sign Language

Helen and Ruth from the Roald Dahl Museum read and sign 'Tummy Beast'.

Draw your favourite characters

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How to Draw Matilda

Follow these simple steps, and you'll have drawn your very own Matilda in no time at all!

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How to Draw Willy Wonka with Quentin Blake

Get your pencils ready - Quentin Blake himself is about to show you how to draw Willy Wonka.

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How to Draw an Oompa-Loompa with Quentin Blake

Once you've mastered Willy Wonka, why not draw an Oompa-Loompa to keep him company?

Get experimental at home

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How to Pop a Balloon

Greg Foot, TV and YouTube scientist, shows you there's more than one way to burst a balloon.

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How to Make a Volcano

Greg Foot, TV and YouTube scientist, shows you how to make something spectacular!

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How to Make a Lava Lamp

Greg Foot, TV and YouTube scientist, shows you how to use oil and water to make your own lava lamp.

Journey inside the Giant Peach

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The Giant Bugs read James and the Giant Peach

Grasshopper, Centipede and Miss Spider read an extract... watch out for those sharks.

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The Giant Bugs Sing-A-Long!

The Centipede is trying to convince the Old Green Grasshopper and Miss Spider that pests are best, however they're not so sure...

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Meet... the Giant Peach!

Fred, botany expert at the Natural History Museum, shares some fascinatingly peachy facts.

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Meet... Miss Spider!

Jan, spider expert at the Natural History Museum, tells us all about our eight-legged friends.

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Meet... the Silkworm!

Gavin, head of insect collections at the Natural History Museum, shares some facts about the silkiest of six-legged creatures.