Braddan School

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Self Isolating or School Closures
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Learning From Home – advice for parents when self-isolating or during school closures It is really important to try and follow a daily routine, for example Reception and years 1 and 2 Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 9am-10am Academic Time Maths games such as snakes and ladders or board games, worksheets etc …

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Coronavirus Update
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Dear Parents and Carers, I am writing to update you with the School’s current position regarding the current Covid19 coronavirus situation. We are closely following the advice of the Department and Government, and as I’m sure you can appreciate new information and guidance is being sent through dai…

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Question and Respond
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We are learning to use the thinking moves question and respond. To question means to ask or wonder. To respond means to answer or reply. We talked about the wonder of wondering. I wonder if…... We thought about how many questions we might have asked already in just one day. …

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Covid-19 Coronavirus
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Dear Parents and Carers, You will probably be aware that the situation regarding Coronavirus remains unchanged. At the time of writing, there are still no confirmed cases on the Isle of Man. The clear message is that if anyone has a new continuous cough or has a high temperature they should self-is…

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Our fabulous choir singing 'Spin, Wheel, Spin'
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We had such a lovely treat in assembly today when we listened to our school choir sing a beautiful traditional Manx song called 'Spin, Wheel, Spin.' Even 100 years ago, this was already known as a traditional song on the Isle of Man.

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Year 6 are ready...
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...for a medical emergency - thanks to Mrs Gill from St Johns Ambulance who spent the day training the year 6 class in first aid essentials. You can see more pictures on their class page.

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Careers Day
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BIG THANKS to Mr Wood and Mr Kirk for coming into school to talk to the children abut their jobs. Everyone had a super day thinking about the world of work and the jobs they might like to do when they are older!

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P4C-Would I still be myself if a wizard put a spell on me?
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At school, we love to do BIG THINKING. We talk about our ideas in P4C sessions (Philosophy for Children). We have a question and we share our ideas about what we think. We have to listen carefully to the ideas shared by other people too. Sometimes we agree with them and this means that we maintain…

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