It was lovely talking to some of you and your parents, hearing how you are all getting on and what you have been doing to keep busy. Well done to everyone for staying safe and managing to get a little bit of home learning in. Look forward to seeing you all when it’s safe.
From Mrs Pedro
New photos have been added to the Year 1 gallery. Click here to see some lovely home learning!
Below is a fantastic video created by the children and parents of Year 1 to show their friends they are still smiling!
Information and support for parents
While the school is closed due to coronavirus, the following links and downloads will allow your child to continue with their learning at home.
An example Childcare day provision – click here
Get Moving and be active – PE with Joe Wicks daily at 9am Monday to Friday on YouTube – click here
Kids workout to do at home – click here
Interactive maths activities, games and challenges: Mathletics
Online Literacy: Lexia
Lalilo – online phonics and comprehension program – to see how to log on click here
Free Work Packs and resources From Twinkl – To support you during this period, Twinkl is offering resources with a One Month Ultimate Membership, totally free of charge. We’re also extending this to every parent and carer in your school so your pupils can still have access to high-quality learning during any periods of disruption.
Setting this up is really easy to do – go to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS
Twinkl – work packs
Learn and develop spellings and spelling rules – Spelling Frame
Access spelling work and Games – Spelling Shed
Take your mind of the difficult things and have some educational fun – www.childline.org.uk
Still looking for something else? Check out ways to entertain your child at home with links through to different sites from a safe, extensive list of activities – Parent Zone
Advice for parents and carers to help keep children safe online: thinkuknow_primary_parents_helpsheet
Please check out the links below to fantastic resources for young people, parents and carers and advice for schools and colleges to support young people’s mental health during periods of disruption.
Anna Freud: Self-Care and Coping Strategies
BBC: How to protect your mental health
CBBC: Video and Questions
ChildMind: Talking to Children
ELSA: Coronavirus Story for Children
National Association of School Psychologists: Parent Resources
Young Minds: Feeling Anxious about Coronavirus
Please also view our curriculum for further information.
Find out what we are learning about and when by clicking the following link :
View our Year 1 images in our gallery.