Ramadan is now underway from April 12th to May 12th 2021.
Attached is an advice leaflet from the Muslim Council of Britain on how to maintain a safe Ramadan this particular year with Covid-19 restrictions in place.
Many thanks to the Muslim Council of Britain for producing this advice.
This month’s Action for Happiness Calendar has some good fun goals to do each day in April – lots are outside so give them a go!
here for lots of translations in different languages.
Well – it’s the end of another busy term! We would like to wish all our students, families and colleagues a very happy Easter break and look forward to welcoming you back to school on the 19th April.
Many thanks to the creators of this video www.kilogramme.co.uk .
This illustrates very well how EAL pupils feel coming to a new country and a new school and what other pupils might be able to do to help them.
EU Settlement Scheme.
Key date 30th June.
Some important information about EUSS application:
Some people who can support your application:
firstname.lastname@example.org 0131 474 9292
email@example.com 0131 474 9330
Here is a link to some translated back to school guides for our EAL students.
These are produced by the Bell foundation for schools in England but still have some very relevant support for those attending school in Scotland.
Here is a link to the Blog post by the Bell foundation supporting staff to help EAL pupils return to school education. Lots of tips and ideas on this page:
Books from around the World Padlet
If you are missing reading in your home language, or if you want to read to your children in your home language, or if you just want to learn a new language through reading have a look at our padlet.
Click on the pin on the country you want to visit and go to the books listed there. Some are read to you in that language and you can also select English; some you can read in your home language script.
You can also go to the toolbar on the bottom right and navigate by the list of resources.
Click the link or scan the QR code – Works on a PC or a Mobile.
This will be updated once more countries stories are sourced.
This link will give you access to resources on the EAL page of the Perth & Kinross Remote Learning Hub.
There are resources for Nursery, Primary & Secondary pupils.
Please use this to access suitable sites beneficial for remote learning for pupils who have English as an Additional Language.
Like our first Padlet this is a link to different activities you can access from home to improve your English while home learning.
This one has a range of websites where you can listen to stories or sing along to songs.
Click on the link below or use the QR code to access from a mobile device.
EAL home learning Padlet 2 – Stories & Songs