During this current period of uncertainty for schools, we are offering a range of free resources to engage pupils in practising key skills if they need to work from home. Follow the link below to access these resources:
Your final challenge of this term has been set by Rev Rich.
Can you create something related to the Easter story for your windows?
Maybe a home-made stained glass cross (using coloured tissue paper) or a cracked-open Easter Egg, representing new life through Jesus.
Good luck and remember to take a photo of your completed challenges!
Harry Potter author JK Rowling has launched a brand new Hogwarts-themed website for children and parents hoping to give self-isolation a magical twist, promising everything from quizzes and puzzles through to ‘nifty magical craft videos’.
Users can start off by finding out which Hogwarts House they belong in as they register, before pretending they’re real Hogwarts students with ‘First Year Quizzes’, themed wordsearches and crosswords, guides on how to draw a Niffler and more.
Please see the flyer below for more information about the service/support Shropshire BEAM* will be providing during the next few months. There is an extremely useful link, at the bottom of the flyer, to their online resources.
*BEAM is an emotional health and well-being service for children and young people across the Shropshire.
We’re all going on a bear hunt.
When you go out for your daily walk/exercise, how many teddy bears can you spot in other people’s windows?
Why not put some of your teddy bears in the window for others to count.
The Department for Education (DfE) have today published updated information on their Closure of educational settings: information for parents and carers website. They have updated their information for parents and carers to include a section on keeping children safe online. It provides links to online resources that will help support parents and carers in keeping their children safe online. Please see the updated section below:
Where can I go to get support to help keep my child safe online?
There is a lot of support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
- Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
- Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
- Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
- LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
- Net-aware (support for parents and careers from the NSPCC
A huge congratulations to Willow in Year 1 for her eggcellent Easter garden.
Well done Willow.
Can you help Lenny the Lion out?
Please see attached an important letter for your information.