Happy New Year to you all.
As always we have a full calendar this term with many exciting activities planned for the children.
This term, as part of our emotional health plan, the children will be focussing on mindfulness using the MindUp program. In the summer term we will be offering a parent session so you can understand how to use it at home.
Events This Term
Internet Safety Day Tuesday 6th February. (www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2018)
Book Week from Monday 12th March
Spring Fair Friday 23rd March
This Week's Reminders
Read with and to your child every day if possible.
Respect our children and school community by turning off engines whilst in the car park.
Refrain from using electronic gadgets for a specific time at home every day. Make time to talk.
Remember to leave enough time to get to school.
Social Media Emotional Pressures
I am sure you have all seen the news about the recent report of the pressures of social media on our children. The report mentions the effects of social media on eight to 12-year-olds claiming many children were over-dependent on "likes" and comments for social validation. Remember our website helps by providing you with advice and links.