In the current climate we understand how difficult it is for parents to navigate the demands of home schooling. We want to do everything we can to help schools to support parents and children at this challenging time. The importance of subject knowledge is key in ensuring that grammar learning at home is successful. With ... Continue reading "Free Online Training for Parents"
We have just completed two evenings of Parent/Teacher Interviews conducted online using Skype for Business. Both evenings were highly successful and we now need to give some consideration to how Parent/Teacher Interviews should be conducted in future. To help us decide and plan for the future, we would be indebted if you could complete the ... Continue reading "Parent /Teacher Interviews Stakeholder Consultation"
Your child received a Book Bug Bag from the Scottish Book Trust at the end of last term. To continue to improve this initiative, the Scottish Book Trust would appreciate your feedback on the resources supplied. Please click the link below to complete a short survey. Thanks for your cooperation. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/WBKNWHQ
Despite school closure due to the pandemic, Parents who have been consulted would like our Parent/Teacher Interviews to go ahead as scheduled for this month. The interviews will be online through Skype for Business, same as last time. You shoud have received an email and/or text inviting you to sign up for an intreview on ... Continue reading "Parent/Teacher Interviews"
Parents of children who atttend Carmondean Nursery are invited to complete this questionnaire about their experiences during Lockdown. https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=oyzTzM4Wj0KVQTctawUZKZrs4PcouytMv6A2R0y6TENUNVRDWUJJNUJJQVRTOVA0OEhHWEpaVzJRMi4u
Remote learning - we want to hear from parents, carers and learners Education Scotland wants to hear from parents, carers and learners about their experiences of remote learning. We want to learn about what is working well and the challenges that you face. These views will help inform the national overview of how remote learning is being delivered ... Continue reading "Education Scotland Surveys"
For parents/carers seeking support & advice to improve their family's wellbeing and educational outcomes at this difficult time, please click the link below: Sources of Support - Primary and EY
Although we have had connectivity and bandwidth problems a-plenty today, the vast majority of children have managed to log in to their assignments and on-line live learning activities. A big 'Thank you' to children and parents/carers for your perseverance and commitment while these teething problems are sorted out. As we go forward, we should see ... Continue reading "Remote Learning Day 1"
The BBC are producing lessons during lockdown that you may find useful for home learning. Here are links to the appropriate webpages: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-55591821 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary
Dear Parent/Carer, As directed by the Scottish Government remote learning will begin from Monday 11th January. The following arrangements are in place to ensure continuity of learning for your child during this time: P1-P3 will receive learning experiences shared through Seesaw, which all children have access to using the Seesaw App or from web.seesaw.me/parents. P4-P7 ... Continue reading "Information on Home Learning from 11 January, 2021"
As we can't produce our traditional Nativity Plays this year, we challenged the whole school to come up with ways to tell the Christmas Story that we could share with parents and friends. Each stage was given only a title and given free reign to produce their part of the story, which would then be ... Continue reading "Christmas 7 Project"