Home Learning Support – weekly updates

This page is the first and focal point for letters regarding Covid 19 closure arrangements. It scrolls down in chronological order. By now I hope you’re all wizards at online classrooms, our app etc!!! If all else fails, start here (or call school!) 

4th June 

Keeping in Touch Newsletter 04 06 20

30th May

As we look forward to welcoming Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and 6 back from 2nd June, we are aware that some things will be a little different. We hope that the attached Welcome Back! information helps you talk to your child about what to expect.

Camden have also provided a useful Children returning to school health info for parents

A reminder that

  • Year 6 and 1 return on Tuesday 2nd June
  • Reception return on Wednesday 3rd June
  • Nursery return on Thursday 4th June

21st May

KIT Newsletter 8

14th May

KIT newsletter 7

7th May

Look out for the second ‘lockdown’ edition of the Palmer Press via our app and text. We don’t want to put here as children are named. It is fantastic! A huge thank you to all contributors and our editors, parent Fiona Macdonald and teacher Rosie Thomson. Here’s this week’s newsletter. Love to you all!

14th May 

KIT Newsletter 7

7th May 

KIT newsletter 6

30th April

KIT newsletter 5

DfE survey for parents

23rd April

KIT newsletter 4

The BIG EP START  OF TERM QUIZ

The BIG EP START OF TERM QUIZ – answers!

20th April 2020

An early newsletter to welcome you all back to the Summer term! Google classrooms re-open their doors at 9am Monday. Here’s to a successful remote few weeks – and we hope we will be together again before too long.

KIT newsletter 3

Here are the hyperlinks to staying safe on the internet, as referenced in the newsletter

And the document with advice for parents on managing family life during this time.

Advice for Parents

26th March 2020

Newsletter out as usual today!

And here’s a border template – if you want a new idea! Please scan and back to Miss Frood by email

blank newsletter border

25th March 2020

For those of you who like a bit of structure in your lives; here’s what various celebrities are offering you and your kids for free daily to help with their education while schools are closed. I know EP staff suffice, but if you want a change…. :

9.00am – PE with Joe Wicks https://youtu.be/6v-a_dpwhro

10.00am – Maths with Carol Vorderman www.themathsfactor.com

11.00am – English with David Walliams https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

12.00pm – Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver) https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/

1.00pm – Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQ

1.30pm – Dance with Darcey Bussell https://twitter.com/diversedancemix/status/1241098264373592065

2.00pm – History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days) https://tv.historyhit.com/signup/package

4.00pm – Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) https://www.instagram.com/theocooks

 

Non-daily events include:

Science with Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince & Guests https://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome/upcoming-schedule

9.30am Wednesday 25 March – Geography with Steve Backshall https://twitter.com/SteveBackshall/status/1242058846941712385

 

20th March 2020

Letter regarding keyworkers

19th March 2020

Closure letter to parents

To support children working at home, EP staff have set up google classrooms and other useful links to websites and home learning sites. Use this page as a go to place to find core links.

On each class blog page, there will be hyperlinks to useful websites.

Year 6 home learning

Year 5 home learning

Year 4 home learning

Year 3 home learning

Year 2 home learning

Year 1 home learning

Reception home learning

Nursery home learning

Accessing your virtual google classroom!

How to access google classroom

You should have received something like this (above) , personalised with passwords in. Do not worry if some spaces are blank: not all sites are appropriate for all children. For those of you not in school today, let us know if you have not had this delivered by email or by EP staff!

Staying safe online

Guidance for parents on staying safe online

Excellent website for online safety advice

And another excellent source of support for parents