Agenda Expectations/Behaviour Responsibilities Rewards Home learning SATs Residential Trip Sex Education Internet Safety End of Year Secondary transition
Expectations/Behaviour Role models for the school Expectation to follow rules Create optimum learning environment Respect each other and adults Wearing school uniform New Behaviour Policy
Responsibilities/rewards Responsibility around the school Buddies/House Captains Rewards in Classroom – regular achievement for good behaviour. Extra privileges – green room, end of year celebrations, visits to secondary schools for Science etc..
Home learning Expect all children to complete home learning at their own level Expect most to take the ‘challenge’! Please continue to share reading and learn times tables! Maths passport – Year 6 to achieve all levels quickly! Return home learning on Tuesday please. Home learning club on Friday lunchtime
SATs 11 th – 15 th May Preparation in school Encouragement at home
Residential Trip 8 th – 12 th June Isle of Wight Arranged many daytime activities and outings Costing - £325 Important time – fantastic experience!
Sex Education Cover a sex education programme during this year Covers puberty, relationships, childbirth, sex in the media Opportunity to see DVDs before they are shown to the children – Date to be advised.
Internet Safety Mobile phones – can be brought to school if absolutely necessary – must not be used in the playground before school and must be left in the office Be aware of what your children are doing on the internet – including Xbox etc.. Social networking sites – Facebook is for children aged 13 and over Be sure that your children personally know the person they are speaking to Cyber bullying – be aware of what your children are doing on their phones/networking sites Parents -please do not get involved in conversations about the school or other children on Facebook –please come and speak to us if you have a problem
End of Year! Leavers party- 22nd July Evening Performances – 16 th and 17 th July to parents Final leavers assembly 23rd July
Secondary Transition Key dates Selection test results - 17 th October Final date for SCAF (secondary common application form) – 31 st October Offers made - 1 st March Website – www.kent.gov.uk – booklet online All details in the leaflet. Online to look at school details and open day dates (only a couple of booklets available) Visit school open days