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Remote Learning Information

Remote Learning Update Letter- Feb 2021

Mrs Southerton is the named senior lead for Remote Learning. 

Any queries, please call the school 0121 675 4841 or email

marked:  for  the attention of Mrs Southerton . Thank you.

Thursday is World Earth Day. This year's theme is:

'Together we can restore our earth.'


On Thursday, children in EYFS and KS1 will be making commitments to how we can look after our world.

In KS2, pupils will be taking part in a long sustainability project particularly relating to water conservation. 

As a family, please talk about this over the next few days and how you as a family might try to be more conservation aware.

Thank you for your support.


Please click on the link below to see the beautiful art work Year Four have produced.


Beautiful Art Work Yr 4

Year Four Art

We have been thinking about Kensuke's and Michael's lives on their deserted island and how, although they are sad and missing their families, they have built up a beautiful friendship.  The artwork we have produced this term is a green landscape which they may have experienced every day.


During this art project, the children have fine-tuned their blending skills using oil and chalk pastels, thinking about how the sun radiates energy.  They have practised their sketching skills using graphite pencils and thought about reflection and shadow, again using different shades of pastels and correction pens. 


Year 4 Science - Water Cycle in a Ziplock Bag!

Shining Lights in the Darkness- well done Llenaya!

Great to see remote learning in Year Four! Well done!


Dear Parents

Please click on the link below which will take you through a way to access excellent FREE reading materials.

Thank you to Mrs Nixon for putting this together.

Dear Parents,

Please find below the following documents which we hope will help you understand our approach to remote learning.

Remote Learning Policy

Lumen Christi Checklist for Leaders

Remote Education website summary

Parent letter from Birmingham City Council

A framework from BEP


Parents are asked to contact the school in the first instance regarding any issues with Remote Learning- please know that we are here to help and support in any way that we can.


Class Dojo


Link to your Classdojo page - - if you are logged in, it will take you straight there, if you are not, it will take you to the login page first.


Or go to and click log in (in the top right hand corner) - it will take you to your account where you can access your child's work and see posts from their teachers.


Great to see remote learning in action - well done!

We have received a lovely comment from a parent regarding home learning which staff really appreciated. 


"Thank you for your support. You are doing such a difficult job and I don't think the media are giving teachers the praise and thanks they deserve. I have to say that you and the rest of the staff are doing a fantastic job. Thank you."


I would like to say thank you so much to this parent, and to all parents, for the fantastic support you give to the school. The teachers are doing an amazing job in extremely challenging times, as are all staff in school, as we just want the best for your children. 

Science Afternoon!

Look at our International Women and Girls in Science Day page (under Events in School, under Children) to see everything our children got up to! Here's some of the best work children got up to at home and in school:​​​​​​​