COVID-19

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Risk Assessment for COVID-19

Please click here to access our school's Risk Assessment for COVID-19

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Remote Learning Policy

Please click here to access our school's Remote Learning Policy

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Information from The Department for Education
The Department for Education have published the following guidance for parents and carers:

The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Opening hours:
8am to 6pm – Monday to Friday
10am to 4pm – Saturday and Sunday

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Coronavirus Books (Please click on the links below to access them)

Coronavirus - A Book for Children (by Elizabeth Jenner, Kate Wilson & Nia Roberts)

Everybody Worries (by Jon Burgerman)

Don't Worry Little Bear (by Stacey Kelly)

 

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Activities to do at home

Blue Peter on YouTube

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The staff put this little video clip together to entertain you and make you smile whilst you are all at home!!

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ROSPA - Information for parents/carers

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Hand Washing Advice

The latest government guidance and video on hand washing can be found at:

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Free School Meals during COVID-19

If your personal circumstances have recently changed and you would like to check if your child is now eligible to receive income-related free school meals and the current at-home alternative, please read Bedford Borough Council's guidance and application process online at:

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Other links:

Helping Children Cope with Stress During the COVID-19 Outbreak
Child Friendly Explanation of Coronavirus
National Autistic Society Guidance and helpline for parents’, young people and staff.
Mencap Easy Read guide to Coronavirus.
Place2Be Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing.
Young Minds Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from their Parents Helpline to support family wellbeing.
Carers UK Guidance for carers.
Covibook An interactive resource designed to support and reassure children aged 7 and under, designed to help children explain and draw the emotions that they might be experiencing during the pandemic.
Amaze Information pack for parents.
• Public Health England Has produced an easy read version of their Advice on the coronavirus for places of education.