Safer Internet Day Parent Workshop
A huge thanks to those that came along to the Safer Internet Day Parent Workshop on “Screen Time” this afternoon.
Here is the video on Melatonin and Screen Time affect on sleep:
Here is the Video on young people’s thoughts on screen time:
Here is the PowerPoint I went through in the Workshop: https://wsap.academy/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/screen-time.pptx
Here is parental recommendations for managing your child’s Screen Time: https://wsap.academy/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Screen-Addiction.pdf
Carmel Reading Assembly
Well done to the Carmel House Leaders for their Reading Assembly this morning. Also well done to the Year Six children who shared their favourite classroom library books with the school.
You can find a full list of Year Six Classroom Library Books here Y6 Books
You can find the whole school Virtual Library here https://wsap.academy/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Master.pdf
Hello parents & carers. There is a new section on the school website (Computing Curriculum) with a wide variety of advice documents for parents and carers for children staying safe online.
Here is the link but you will have to scroll down to find the new section: https://wsap.academy/curriculum-computing/
Children in Need Superstar Fundraisers
Three Year 4 girls showed their kindness and generosity by baking a bunch of cakes and selling them for Children in Need. They gave up their time at home and their break and their lunch to sell their frosted delicacies. They raised and amazing £79.30 for Children in Need.
Year 4 Geography Fieldwork
Last week, the Year 4 children walked around Wickersley to investigate what human and physical features are in the area. When we go to Castleton later in the year, we will be comparing the two locations.
We also created a tally of all the different building uses that wesaw along the route. We are going to follow that up with some DigiMap work back in class.
Lots of our children at St. Alban’s consider themselves gamers. But to a lot of parents, it is esoteric knowledge. This simple guide offers some brilliant tips should parents require them.
Today’s e-safety information is about screen addiction. It covers health and wellbeing, loss of interest in other things and sleep.
It also offer parents tips for how to deal with screen addiction.