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Recognising the Role of Families


Newsletter items for secondary schools 1

1276 Downloads, 23 June 2010

A different range of newsletter items for parents of teens

Parent to Parent Newsletter items - primary

1371 Downloads, 23 June 2010

Practical newsletter items for parents in primary school. Just cut and paste and insert in school newsletters

Celebrating Safely Snapshots - Newsletter items

802 Downloads, 23 June 2010

3 excellent newsletter items for parents of teenagers

Welcoming New (and Current) Families

700 Downloads, 23 June 2010

Building Relationships & Welcoming New (and Current) Families to primary schools . A list of ideas for planning better involvement

Parent Survival Kit prayer

567 Downloads, 23 June 2010

A prayer for parent meetings that supports those difficult days and nights as parents

I am Thankful - prayer

757 Downloads, 23 June 2010

A beautiful power point prayer that acknowledges the challenges and joys of raising teenagers

Mem Fox Bookmark

1991 Downloads, 23 June 2010

A great little bookmark to give all parents in primary school

What do I want most for my child at school? - Primary

823 Downloads, 23 June 2010

A useful sheet for helping parents name the factors they most want for their child entering primary school. The handout can be used to engage parents in small group discussions or be a springboard to explaining the Catholic ethos of education that suports the "whole" child

Jargon busting guide to the curriculum

1466 Downloads, 23 June 2010

And that means …??? is a handout for parents explaining some of the jargon in school newsletters and dialogue. It can be used at parent meetinmgs as a Jargon Busting activity - the ABC of “school talk”

National Testing - Parent Information Brochure (primary & secondary)

691 Downloads, 23 June 2010

This brochure explains the purpose of National Testing, the timetable for testing and ways to support students prior to the tests. Key words - NAPLAN, learning, assessment, tools, learning, support, enhancement


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