Arsenal release home learning pack for youngsters

PUBLISHED: 15:00 27 April 2020

Arsenal's Danielle van de Donk (second from left) celebrates a goal

Arsenal's Danielle van de Donk (second from left) celebrates a goal

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The Arsenal Foundation, working alongside Arsenal Women, have released a home learning pack for youngsters during the lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.

There are four activities available including literacy, numeracy, cross-curricular and physical education and the templates are available to download at

The news was announced on Arsenal’s social media channels on Saturday afternoon by Gunners star Danielle Van De Donk.

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A statement on said: “The activities are suitable for children in Key Stage 2 (aged 7-11), although younger children may require some additional support. Tweet us some photos of your child’s work to @AFCCommunity.”

The activities are surrounding football-based activities, including forming a match report on Arsenal Women’s 1-0 victory over Manchester United in September when Dutch international Van De Donk scored an 89th-minute winner.

It also includes joining the dots and colouring in the Gunnersaurus sheet to see what Van De Donk’s dream stadium looks like. Children can also tackle a football fraction quiz to help with their numeracy skills.

Arsenal Women are the first Women’s Super League club to join forces with their Community scheme to release a home schooling programme during the current crisis.

There are also learning packs available on the club’s website featuring Gunners legend Patrick Vieira and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

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