News

  1. Google Classroom

    Friday 15 January

    We will be introducing our new interactive method of home learning from Monday (18th January) via Google Classroom.

    We are very excited about this new way of educating the children whilst we are in lockdown. It means that the children will get to see their teacher again and be guided through their learning. They will even get the chance to enjoy a story time with their teacher!

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  2. Google Classroom "live" sessions

    Friday 15 January

    The timetable for check in times to each year’s “live” sessions is below. If, for any reason, your child cannot check in at this time please contact us to let us know that your child will be engaging with learning later in the day.

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  3. Technical Support

    Friday 15 January

    We have set up a new email address that parents can use if they need any help or support for using Google Classroom.

    These emails will go to Mr Christmas who will do his very best to answer all your queries. The email address is

    tech@stjohns-canterbury.kent.sch.uk

    Please note that this is for technical support only. All queries relating to children’s work should be...

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  4. Staying Safe Online

    Friday 15 January

    As children spend more time online during lockdown it is more important than ever that they stay safe when using the internet.

    The NSPCC has produced a helpful guide for parents at their Lockdown Hub. This can be accessed at www.net-aware.org.uk/online-safety-lockdown/

    This contains top tips for keeping children safe online, advice on using video conferencing apps and gaming...

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  5. Lockdown Learning

    Friday 15 January

    Here we are again!

    Once again bedrooms and kitchen tables all over the land have been turned into classrooms and desks!

    We are aware that you have all been working hard and it has been lovely to receive photographs of the children’s work and news about how they are getting on and coping with the challenges of working at home.

    Precious from year 6 has been busy doing...

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  6. Pyramid Building in Year 3

    Friday 15 January

    Year 3 children were set the challenge of making a pyramid as part of their work on Ancient Egyptians. We have been sent some fantastic photographs of their models. They have obviously all been very busy.

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  7. Nursery Children get Making and Baking

    Friday 15 January

    We have heard from several children from our Caterpillar class. They have been busy making gingerbread, decorating gingerbread men, drawing and making stick men, practising numbers and even, in the case of Georgina, jumping in muddy puddles, just like Peppa Pig!

    Lincoln has been having fun making and decorating gingerbread.

    Elcee-Jane has also enjoyed decorating her gingerbread...

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