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Parents who are working from home during coronavirus lockdown show the VERY creative ways they’re juggling the kids

MILLIONS of parents have suddenly found themselves in the predicament of having to work from home while entertaining their kids 24/7. 

Some mums and dads are coping better than others, with these photos showing the inventive ways they are managing to keep their kids occupied. 

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This ingenious desk set-up prevents little fingers from ruining online work
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This ingenious desk set-up prevents little fingers from ruining online workCredit: Twitter

One of the comical snaps, which has been posted on Twitter, shows a dad who has transformed his kid’s cot into a makeshift desk. 

This ingenious idea means the young child can’t get through the bars and ruin his work. 

Meanwhile another parent has given up entirely and playfully tied up their kids to keep them still. 

One mum had a similar idea, and showed her children lying down on the floor in a row with their hands bound, while she works on her laptop wearing headphones. 

One tired mum jokingly decided to tie her kids in and wear headphones so she could work in peace
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One tired mum jokingly decided to tie her kids in and wear headphones so she could work in peaceCredit: Twitter
Another parent had the same idea and shared this light-hearted snap on Twitter
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Another parent had the same idea and shared this light-hearted snap on TwitterCredit: Twitter
A man showed this comical snap of how getting tasks done is a struggle with an excitable tot
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A man showed this comical snap of how getting tasks done is a struggle with an excitable totCredit: Twitter

One funny image shows a weary dad trying to type while his excited - and seemingly loud - kid plays nearby with a Mr Potato Head toy. 

Another dad has resorted to putting Joe Wicks’ PE lessons in to distract his child for 30-minutes.

And in one comical snap, a parent shows how their child has decided to sit on their lap during the working day. 

This dad gave up trying to get his daughter off his lap and let her relax there
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This dad gave up trying to get his daughter off his lap and let her relax thereCredit: Twitter
A dad showed the benefits of putting his child in front of Joe Wicks' daily PE lessons on YouTube
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A dad showed the benefits of putting his child in front of Joe Wicks' daily PE lessons on YouTubeCredit: Twitter
Another mum shared how she took her work outside so her child could stay busy playing outside
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Another mum shared how she took her work outside so her child could stay busy playing outsideCredit: Twitter
One parent posted this cute snap of how their new work colleague did not observe their personal space
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One parent posted this cute snap of how their new work colleague did not observe their personal spaceCredit: Twitter
Another parent showed how their day got even busier when they received this note asking for a head to be put back on a LOL Surprise doll
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Another parent showed how their day got even busier when they received this note asking for a head to be put back on a LOL Surprise dollCredit: Twitter

From last Friday, it was announced most schools were shutting, and with the recent lockdown being enforced, this now means many families are with each other full-time. 

With many adults now having to homeschool children, numerous funny memes have sprung up online about how they are coping. 

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Thankfully in self-isolation lockdown, celebrities are doing their bit to educate the children of Brits during this uncertain time by holding virtual classes on staple subjects, including science, maths, english, PE, dance and food tech.

This onslaught of starry goodwill comes as schools shut last week except to the kids of key workers - such as nurses, firefighters and supermarket staff.

With the pandemic estimated to continue until at least June, it could be many months before pupils find themselves back in a classroom.

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Plus this little boy wrote a hilarious letter calling coronavirus the 'f word' after his birthday was cancelled.

Meanwhile mums are praising The Works for selling stay at home packages for stressed out parents.

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