School Closure Information – Oxford Grove Primary School

School Closure Information

 

We are all missing seeing the children from our Oxford Grove family

How can I help my child at home?

Teachers are setting tasks for children to complete every day. If you would like some more activities for your child to complete during school closure, please visit our Further Home Learning webpage and follow us on Twitter @OxfordGrovePri

The Department for Education is currently recommending these exciting new video lessons:

Video lessons for all ages, recommended by the Department for Education
Maths video lessons for all ages, recommended by the Department for Education
Video lessons for all ages, recommended by the Department for Education

Can I get more advice and support for my child?

Click the logo to view newsletters with advice and support from our Educational Psychology Service:


Is my child eligible for Free School Meals now?

We realise that at this time people may have a change in their circumstances which means they may now be eligible for Free School Meals.

For further information, please click the picture:


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)


PSHRE Resources to support mental health and wellbeing

Below you will find links to a range of resources that will help you to support your child during lockdown and school closure.

COVID-19 Parenting: a range of tips and advice translated in many different languages

Advice and support for mental health and wellbeing

‘Good days in unusual times’ – a social story to support finding the positives during lockdown

 

Foundation Stage / Key Stage 1

‘Where did everyone go?’ – a social story to discuss lockdown

‘Dave the Dog is worried’ – a social story to support children with their concerns

 

A positive daily diary written by Harold, the giraffe character who visits Oxford Grove in the Life Education caravan

 

 

Key Stage 2

Lots of advice and articles for supporting your child during the coronavirus pandemic

A child friendly information book aimed at older children about coronavirus, why we have to stay at home and what we can do while we’re at home

A set of free online resources for children to do at home during lockdown which explore and promote the value of kindness

A positive mindset resource from Life Education, who visit Oxford Grove in the Life Education caravan