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Remote Learning 

Where a pupil, group of pupils or class need to self-isolate, or there is a local lockdown requiring pupils  to remain at home we will provide:

  • Home school engagement using the online Marvellous Me app
  • Use a curriculum sequence linked to the school's curriculum expectations
  • Give access to high quality remote education resources
  • Provide a laptop for pupils without remote access
  • Provide printed resources for pupils who are unable to access remote learning

Catch Up Learning

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic a 'catch up learning plan' was implemented in the academic year September 2020/2021.

 

Home Home/School Engagement 

Barnwell Academy uses the home/school engagement app, 'MarvellousMe', to maintain a link between the class teacher and home. This will be used to support remote learning while pupils self-isolate. All parents can join for free. If you have not yet signed up then a join up code will have been issued through our text message service or through email (Please check your spam folder too!). Contact the school office for further support in setting this on your mobile device.

To sign up to MarvellousMe, download the MarvellousMe Parent App from the App Store or Google Play Store, or join up at www.marvellousme.com.  Enter your join code and tap 'Sign Up'. 

Your child's class teacher will provide messages and information home and give rewards for completed work.

Click here for MarvellousMe quick setup

Click here for a MarvellousMe parent walk through

Click here for MarvellousMe parent tips

  Remote Learning using Google Classroom

Online Google Classroom will be used to share curriculum tasks and teach lessons. Each class can login to access work, participate in or view online lessons and submit work for feedback.

Click here to learn how to access Google Classroom 

Click here for our pupil remote learning policy

 

Quick Guide Videos

A quick guide to Barnwell Academy Google classroom page

Accessing Work

Creating a Google document and handing in work

Private Comments

 

 

Access to Resources

Where parents have contacted school to advise they have insufficient internet access the school can provide printed resources. Where possible the school may be able to support with data access although our capacity to do this is limited.

Where pupils do not have access to suitable hardware for remote learning e.g. laptop or tablet the school can provide a device. Laptops or Chrome books will be allocated per family as a minimum but for each child where possible.

 

Printed Resources

Where suitable online access is not available or restricted, printed resources will be provided. CGP workbooks and mathematics text books may also be set to match the curriculum expectations. Exercise books will also be provided for pupils to record their work. Where possible children may submit work daily, weekly or otherwise on return to school. This method of remote learning has limited impact on learning and we hope all pupils will access remote learning online.

Useful Links

 Maths

Times Tables Rock Stars

Sum Dog

Snappy Maths

White Rose Maths Home Learning Lessons

English

Bug Club- Online reading scheme books (school code: xvgc)

Oxford Owl

Phonics Play

Reading Plus (Year 5 only)

The Literacy Shed

Science

Science for Kids

Wow Science

Whole Curriculum

Department For Education (DFE) suggested online learning

Purple Mash

Oak Academy Online Lessons

Twinkl

BBC Bitesize

Geography

PE

Joe Wicks- The Body Coach on YouTube

Daily Mile 

PSHE

Kooth- Online well-being 

 

We understand that each family situation and priorities will be different during time not spent in school. Please remain in contact with school for continued support.