Holiday List 2020/21

3 Exceptional closure days to be confirmed

  • Half Term: 23rd October 2020 to 30th October 2020 (inclusive)

  • Christmas:  21 st December 2020 to 4th January 2021(inclusive)

  • Half Term: 15, 19th February 2021

  • Bank Holiday: 17th March 2021

  • Easter Holidays: 1st  April 2021 to 16th April 2021 (inclusive)

  • Bank Holiday 3rd May 2021

  • Bank Holiday 31st May - 1st June 2021 (inclusive)

After School Activities have been suspended in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Useful Links for reading materials 2020/2021

 

In order to minimise the risk of transmission of Covid-19, Guided reading books are not being sent home from school.

Children are encouraged to read for at least 15 minutes each night from their own books or from online resources.

To that end. the following links are recommended.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk

Click on 'My Class Login' and sign in as follows

P1/2 username rps12 password rps12

P3 username rps3 password rps3

P4 username rps4 password rps4

P5 username rps5 password rps5

P6/7 username rps67 password rps67

https://librariesniuk.overdrive.com

Pupils who are registered with LibrariesNI can access lots of online books here.

Registration is free

Software & Pupil ICT Programme Access

All pupils have been given access to Google Classroom. At the present time (due to the pandemic) home-works have been provided half-termly in advance.  Photos of completed home-works should be uploaded each evening.  Google Classroom also provides a convenient means of communication between teachers and pupils / parents.

 

We have paid for Primary 6 & 7 to have have access to the Literacy programme Accelerated Reader for 2020/21, this can be accessed at school and home. 

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Acelerated Reader

  • Engage Students, Motivate Reading Practice, Improve Reading Progress

  • At its heart, Renaissance Accelerated Reader is simple.

  • A student reads a book, takes an online quiz, and gets immediate feedback. Students respond to regular feedback and are motivated to make progress with their reading skills

https://ukhosted5.renlearn.co.uk/2158412/Public/RPM/Login/Login.aspx?srcID=s

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C2K Microsoft Office Download

On the basis of C2k’s licence agreement with Microsoft, in addition to all student users, all staff school users   have now been enabled and that they can download, free of charge, full copies of Microsoft Office for PC or Mac for use on up to 5 personal devices.

 

Access the download at home via

 https://login.microsoftonline.com  enter your user name in the format:  jbloggs123@C2ken.net.

 

Note: when a user is prompted for a username/email address during the download this needs to be in the format <username>@C2ken.net.