Monthly Archives: January 2021

//January

Newsletter … week-ending 29.1.2021 … issue 487

It’s Children’s Mental Health week next week.  We hope to provide you with some activities over the week where you can express yourselves and do something that makes you feel good; after all, that’s their theme for this year.  I was a little panicked trying to find the date as it’s not National Mental Health Week until May, so at [...]

Online Safety webinar…

For those who may have missed the Online Safety webinar session that the Braunton Learning Cooperative organised and hosted earlier this week, the link is still live and you can see the webinar for a short time longer by clicking here. We also have a few pdf resources that have lots of further links and signposts to things that are [...]

Free Skipping Ropes… (if you’re quick)

We were planning on sending out a skipping assignment in the next week or so since you are able to order 2 free skipping ropes per family from Dan the Skipping Man however, it's so popular, they've closing ordering on Monday! Please use the link below if you'd like to get in there quick and order your two skipping ropes. [...]

Online Safety webinar … TONIGHT at 7pm

Tonight, at 7pm, The Braunton Learning Cooperative has organised an Online Safety webinar (online of course!), hosted by Karl Hopwood, from www.esafety.ltd.co.uk Karl will be addressing the following things in his webinar: What are children and young people really doing when they go online (as opposed to what they might tell their parents that they are doing) What are the [...]

Newsletter .. week-ending 22.1.2021 … issue 486

Well done for another successful week everyone. I can’t quite believe it’s the end of the third week of Remote Learning. We all appreciate how hard things can be when you’re juggling work, children, the remote learning that’s provided and just life in general through the week, but from our view at school, it looks like you’ve all done exceptionally [...]

Online Safety Webinar … TONIGHT … 7pm

The Braunton Learning Cooperative has organised an Online Safety webinar (online of course!) TONIGHT at 7pm, hosted by Karl Hopwood, from www.esafety.ltd.co.uk Karl will be addressing the following things in his webinar: What are children and young people really doing when they go online (as opposed to what they might tell their parents that they are doing) What are the [...]

Power cuts?

Don't panic. We've heard about the power cuts. Please relax on the sofa and read a book, start to make a cake (bake it later) and put a pan on the hotplate for a cuppa! (Plus, I bet there's lots of other things you can do, and there are examples on the website if you've got phone reception.)    

DfE’s GCSE consultation…

We receive a daily email from the DfE and we share everything we can, as soon as we can with our parents.  Last night's email included information about a consultation about how GCSE and A levels should be awarded.  Do please share this with those you know in these year groups. Link: Consultation proposal Link: Consultation response  DfE email... Consultation [...]

Newsletter … week-ending 15.1.2021 … issue No.485

What’s on? ... Week ending 15th January 2021 …issue no. 485 We're changing little things here and there at school, like the registers being taken online using Google Sheets rather than the 'old fashioned' books that get handled by many children and adults before finally handing to Jo, and also some HUGE changes here such as our remote provision through [...]

Remote Learning surveys….

Thanks to the many of you who have emailed and passed on such positive comments so far... but we really want to check in with everyone and see if it's all going ok for you, and so we've created a survey for each of our four classrooms (links at the bottom).  They'd only take you 5 minutes for your child's [...]