Which Chromebook?

At BCS, students use Chromebooks to access and complete work assignments and our filtered internet connection. You may have devices at home that students can use to complete homework assignments, however these devices might be shared, touchscreen based, or simply old and slow making homework frustrating. Parents often want to know “which Chromebook should we…

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Learn your times tables

We have recently signed Y2 up to a timestables site where they can practice their timestables by completing short diplomas and playing some timestables games. If you have had a child in primary before, you will be familiar with this. I’ll send them home with an individual username and password for them to log onto their own…

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Practical guides for parents on mental health

Below we’ve linked to some helpful books for parents. A Mind of Their Own: Building Your Child’s Emotional Wellbeing in a Post-Pandemic World https://amzn.eu/d/biWlqsW Left to Their Own Devices?: Confident Parenting in a Post-Pandemic World of Screens https://amzn.eu/d/6lDZKZI 

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Google Classroom

Students in year 3 & 4 use Google classroom much in the same way as Middle and Upper school students. However the vast majority of their work is set in their workbooks. Students can access there BXS.org.uk account at home. We encourage all of our parents to get their children to show them their accounts…

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Supporting your child’s wellbeing

During this difficult time I wanted to reach out to let you know that, even though our school is currently closed to all but a few children, we’re still here to support your child and your family in whatever way we can. You might be noticing signs of increasing anxiety in your child as they’re…

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