Contact details for the Pastoral Team:
Stacy Norton (FLO) - 07395 965377 firstname.lastname@example.org
Available: Monday 8:30am - 1:30pm, Tuesday 12:00noon - 4:00pm, Thursday 8:30am - 2:30pm
Trudy Glenister (Attendance and Welfare) - 07395 965404 email@example.com
Available: Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 3:00pm
Karen Abrahams (Learning Mentor) - 07395 965378 firstname.lastname@example.org
Available: Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 3:30pm
A week into isolation, many of us probably working from home. Juggling your own mental health and wellbeing with that of your childs'. I've spoken to a few parents over the phone in the last 24 hours, many of whom are wondering, am I doing this right? I then stumbled across something last night which I think captures the answer to this question perfectly...…………………………………………………..
Play is one of the main ways that children learn and develop. It helps to build their self-worth by giving a child a sense of his or her own abilities and feel good about themselves. Anyone who spends any amount of time with children understand that providing them with an opportunity to play allows children to relax, let off steam, develop concentration, it encourages the development of imagination, develops motor skills, teaches self-expression and far more. Click here for ideas.
Everyone's heard of Joe Wicks Online PE lessons by now I'm sure. If you haven't, then I'd highly recommend checking it out. I've been starting school work early with my boys, so throwing this into the mix at 9am is a great way to wake the body and the mind and get the blood flowing and invigorated for the rest of the day ahead. I'll be sending more links & other tools to help keep active in the coming days/weeks ahead.