A survey to gather views of staff and parents on the implementation of the 600 hours Nursery provision will run until 30 January. The survey for parents can be accessed through the following link:
The information gathered will be an essential part of our reporting to Scottish Government regarding the implementation of 600 hours nursery provision in Midlothian.
Please see the new Weblink (right hand side of this web site) for ParentZone Scotland which has lots of new and updated useful content to help support your child’s learning.
Attached are the details of the PTG meetings scheduled to take place over the course of the school year – please add these to your diaries and come along if you can!
PTG Meeting Dates 2014-2015
The following guide explains how you can select specific activities (such as homework set by the teacher) or specific (e.g. 6, 7, 8 and 9 times tables) in SumDog.
SumDog – Parent Guide
The attached document gives some different methods for dividing that the children in Class 4 have been taught.
Different approaches are suitable for different types of question, and it helps the children to have a range of strategies available, and to be able to think about which approach is most suitable based on the question:
Division – methods sheet
Blow is a link to some ideas on how to encourage your child to write at home.
Class 1 writing at home
You can use the link below to access online games designed to help your child with important aspects of punctuation and grammar:
Punctuation and Grammar Games
Please find attached a copy of the new school menus available from 6th January 2015 – a copy is also available on the Midlothian Council Website. As mentioned in the latest school newsletter, from January 2015 all pupils in P1-3 will be entitled to a free school meal at lunchtime.
Lunch Menu January 2015