Oldmixon Primary School is now closed. We remain open between 8am-6pm, Monday-Friday, for children who are identified as vulnerable and children whose parents are critical to the COVID-19 response, as defined in government documentation.

Following a rise in COVID-19 cases in Weston-super-Mare and the precautionary closure of local A&E provision, Trustees have decided to delay the wider reopening of ELAN schools to children in Preschool, YR, Y1 and Y6 by one week.

This will be reviewed by trustees on 4th June. Confirmation of specific year group opening dates, times and procedures will be conveyed to parents and carers following this review.

For more information, please follow the link: here

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Computing

EYFS - 

Do you have any programming toys as home? With the help of your parents could you write out a set of instructions for somebody to follow?

With a parent use google to explore something which interests you. We need to know that we can find information from the internet.

KS1

- Use word to make a poster

- Practice typing skills on a keyboard if possible. Could you type out your home learning and email to your class teacher?

KS2

- Complete a Powerpoint on your favourite hobby

- Explore Excel and using graphs to explore data

- Create a programme using Scratch

Computational Thinking Skills

The Barefoot Computing website are offering lots of activities to support computational thinking skills. The activities are not screen based and include a variety of ways to promote the skills.

This is a snap shot of some of the activities. There are lots more. Click on the link below the picture to find them.

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Good websites and links:

 

https://scratch.mit.edu/

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/

https://www.stem.org.uk/primary-computing-resources

 

 

  • ICompute - I.T. Learn Programming and Computational Thinking resources
  • Tynkler - Coding for kids - Free premium access 
  • Blocky games - Games to help beginners learn computer programming skills
  • Scratch - Beginners computer programming games/projects

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