Following the Government announcement on Monday 4th January 2021, Worple Primary School will be closed until 22nd February with the exception of vulnerable children and children of key workers. This is due to a national lockdown as the rates of infection continue to rise across the country. By closign schools the government aim to help stop the spread of coronavirus. From Monday 4th January children should access their learning via Google Classrooms where teachers will be delivering live lessons. Further details of what online learning provison is being offered as well as how you can apply for a key worker place has been sent out via ParentMail.
We are now sharing ideas on Twitter - you can follow us @WorplePurple
We are asking parents to email the class teachers updates/tips/home learning for us to share. We will also be posting any articles/tips we find,
To support you during the COVID-19 pandemic period, Twinkl is offering every parent and carer in our school free access to their resources for one month school so your children 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
Ed Shed - all Worple pupils have also be given logins for Ed Shed - where they can access both Maths Shed and Spelling Shed for online learning. https://www.edshed.com/logout
WhiteRose Maths - As schools worldwide close for now in response to COVID-19, you might be wondering how best to help your child or children with their studies at home.
Always happy to help, the White Rose Maths Team has prepared a series of five brand new maths lessons for each year group from Years 1-8. Every lesson comes with a short video showing you clearly and simply how to help your child to complete the activity successfully. https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/
BBC Bitesize are offering daily lesson, covering a range of subjects. Just visit https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize
GoNoodle is awesome fun for the whole family! We love it when everyone does our dances, sings our songs, and plays GoNoodle together. It’s a daily ritual in most elementary schools across the U.S. (and many around the world) and we think it’s a super fun thing you can do with your little ones every day too! Plus, we have another app called “GoNoodle Games” that is an awesome way to get your kids moving in front of the screen. Sign up for our emails and in the days and weeks ahead, we will send you weekly fresh, fun ideas for you and your kids well-beyond GoNoodle. Sign up to get these on the Good Energy page.
As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread worldwide, HelpKidzLearn wants to ensure that teachers and students stay connected and children continue their learning at home with minimum disruption. Here is a list of resources available for parents to use at home during this period and beyond: for a free 14 day trial register here.
Espresso at Home - We are delighted to tell you that children can now access Espresso (online learning resource used in school) at home.
To access please visit www.discoveryeducation.co.uk
login user is: student2730
password is: worple1
This can be accessed on tablets and computers.
Get Set 4 PE - Staying healthy is now more important than ever. If we are told to stay at home, Get Set 4 PE will be tweeting an active task, for the whole family to complete, for each day that schools are closed.
You will not need to be a Get Set 4 PE member and it will be completely free.
Simply have a look at our twitter @GetSet4PE to view the daily task.
Ocarina Workshop website has six teaching videos to play along with, start here: www.ocarina.co.uk/playing-tips
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