Please make sure that you use the lines marked on the ground in the morning and at the end of the day. This is to keep everyone safe. Adults from diffferent families must socially distance, 2m apart. If you see the area is busy please wait until there is a space.
Children who are being collected will not be allowed to leave until the adult is there for them. If you have a child in P6 or P7 please arrange a point away from the gates where you can meet them to minimise the numbers of adults in this area. They should not be walking to meet you at the front of the school or nursery waiting zones. We are lucky to have lots of grassy areas to the front and side of the school and be so close to the Levern Walkway. If your child has to walk to meet you please make sure they know exactly where you will be.
Why not join in with Cosmic Kids Yoga.
Parent info video and links to all types of themed Yoga sessions for children.
The best way to celebrate World Music Day is to spend the day listening to all your old favourites, sing along and even make your own music with improvised instruments.
How many things in your house could be turned into an instrument. – https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/musical-instruments
Get outside and share some music or open your windows and share a song.
Create a family song , learn the lyrics and perform it.
In your home learning pack – mindfulness colouring (ocean theme). Create your own mindfulness colouring sheet for someone else in your family to colour in, remember to add in lots of detail.
https://www.dltk-kids.com/animals/m-plate-seahorse.htm – link to a colour changing seahorse activity you can use crayons or pens –not just paints. fasteners in your pack. You can make any ocean creature using this technique.
Lots of ideas for simple ocean crafts (or create your own ocean creature from recycled cardboard and plastic)
Create a tweet that would encourage people to care for the oceans and not pollute them.
Use an empty box and create your own under the ocean scene (diorama) https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/ocean-diorama
Share your learning on Google classroom or Twitter @CarlibarPS
Make a pledge to do something good for the environment.
Save the planet video – for P4 to P7 https://www.projectgivingkids.org/save-the-planet/
Spend the day thinking of nice things to say to the people in your family.Say it to them, call them or write them a message and let them know if you don’t live with them and can not visit.
Remember safe distance when you are out on your daily exercise.
Get outside – go on a bug hunt, watch out for butterflies, birds, bees, squirrels, hedgehogs.
Put out food and water for birds.
Learn about the names of the creatures that live around us and identify some of them. Y
ou don’t need to print these – just open up the PDF on your phone or device to help you identify. There are also lots of nature ID apps available – just check that they are for UK wildlife.
Enjoy your favourite biscuits in the house.
Talk about what makes them so special. Read the ingredients.
Find out about a famous Scottish biscuit factory and its history – http://www.tunnock.co.uk/about-us/
Be a biscuit designer. Can you create a brand new biscuit?
Give it a name, draw it or actually make it.
Design a box or a wrapper for it to be sold in.
Design an advert for the TV or radio to promote your biscuit and get people buying it. Film your advert on your phone.
Find out how biscuits are made in the factory
We are delighted to share the news that the Scottish Government has announced, that all families in Scotland will have free access to the full Solihull Online resource for parents and carers. This initiative is being delivered in partnership with NES who ERC work in partnership with, Psychology of Parenting Programme. This Solihull Online is a universal resource for parents and carers from the antenatal period to 19 years. It offers a series of modules containing interactive activities, quizzes and video clips. The online resource focuses on developing nurturing and supportive relationships between children and their carers. It aims to help parents understand their child’s behaviour in the context of their child’s development and the parent-child relationship.
The following courses
are available free for parents/carers in Scotland
- Understanding pregnancy, labour, birth and your baby
- Understanding your baby
- Understanding your child
- Understanding your teenager’s brain
To access these courses for free, families need to use the access code TARTAN.
Wear your sunglasses all day today.
Design a brand new style of sunglasses, draw them and colour them in or make a pair with cardboard – use an empty cereal or food box. Post a photo of your creations on Twitter #sunnydays @CarlibarPS
Additional ACTIVITY SHEET IN YOUR PACK – O wing glider instructions
More info for parents about O wings
Have fun today making different aeroplanes, investigate different types of paper and card, use old bits of wallpaper, card from food packets etc. In your pack you have some paper and card/paperclips. Sometimes you need to think about the nose weight – use paper clips , bluetac or plasticine to add weight to the nose.
REMEMBER safety when you fly them – don’t fly towards others. See which plane flies the furthest, straightest etc. This weblink gives step by step instructions to make lots of different types of planes at varying difficulty levels
Share on Google Classroom or parents can share on Twitter @CarlibarPS #carlibarSTEM