Covid-19 Catch-Up Strategy, information, advice and support

Dysart Catch up and Summer School Programme Spending Strategy

The COVID Catch-Up Premium has been allocated to schools to provide funding to support children and young people to catch up lost time after school closure.

The Government have instructed schools to use this funding for specific activities to support their pupils to catch up for lost teaching and which will help pupils catch up on missed education.

Click the link to read the Covid Catch Up and Summer School Programme Spending Strategy

Dysart Risk Assessment

Activity Risk Assessment COVID 19 Version 9

Government Advice

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Click here for the latest advice from the government to parents and carers regarding children and young adults returning to education in the autumn term.

Click here to find out how to stay safe and prevent the spread.

NHS

NHS – Latest advice on Covid-19

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

NHS 111 – Get medical help near you

https://111.nhs.uk

NHS Eat Well

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/eat-well/the-eatwell-guide/

Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

Seeking Help and Support for Families – The Change Team

Adult and Child Interaction Strategies

Intensive Interaction Resources

Take Control Wellbeing

Top Tips for Supporting Communication and Interaction

Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ACAMH)

The following link is to a podcast from ACAMH. It is intended for parents with children on the autism spectrum and advises on how to cope with changes in routine due to lockdown and social distancing.

https://www.acamh.org/podcasts/cornavirus-autism-a-parents-guide/

Home Learning & Activities

Returning to school – You tube video

Dysart YouTube Channel

Dysart Patchwork Project

Yorda Adventures SEN Family Exercise

Dysart Top Tips for Home Learning

Learning Together Smiling Together 2020

Lockdown Library Newsletter 1

Pupil Social Stories

Lockdown Different & Fun

Coronavirus Social Story

Widgit Online – Free symbols and resources

With more schools closing across the world to help fight the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) we wanted to do something to help parents, teachers and carers who use symbols to support their children and young people.

To make sure symbol users have access to the systems and resources they need, we would like to offer free and unrestricted access to Widgit Online and it’s ready-made materials for 30 days.

Use Code: WIDGIT30

Widget online

To view Letters and documents shared with parents click here

You are rightly proud of your work around pupil wellbeing, and ensuring pupils are ready for learning.  This has enabled you to establish a calm and purposeful learning environment for pupils with considerable needs.

Ofsted 2018

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