Category «home_learning»

Personal Projects

All children have different interests and it is important to harness these, particularly if they are out of school for an extended period. Talk to them and encourage them to find something they are passionate about and then set them up to undertake an ongoing project – it’s really important that they get stuck into …

Exercise & Fresh Air

Taking regular exercise is a vital part of keeping mentally healthy throughout these challenging times. If your child is well in themselves and able to, then they should be encouraged to be active for at least an hour each day and offers a fantastic opportunity to learn or try something new** as a family. Here …

Reading

Data provided by the government has proven that reading daily strongly improves a child’s literacy level (click here). Reading is a vital skill that needs nurturing and practising over a lifetime. As a minimum we would strongly advise you to get your children reading for 30-60 minutes each day. Even more important than the reading …

Home Learning

Overview Please find below details and resources to help your child structure their day and minimise the disruption to their learning over the coming weeks. We hope that this microsite provides you with further clarity on what we can and cannot provide for your child during this exceptional time. We fully appreciate how challenging this …