Parent Workshops

To keep parents informed about teaching and learning at Deansfield we invite them to parent workshops.

Workshops Spring and Summer 2020

29/01/20 9-10am English (KS1). For Years 1 and 2.
This session will support understanding of how phonics, reading and writing are taught in KS1.
Mrs Boyer and Mrs Goldsmith

03/02/20 9-10am Maths (Reception and KS1). For Reception, Years 1 and 2.
This session will support understanding of how writing, including spelling is taught in KS1 and how we teach reading.
Mrs Hazelwood

12/02/20 9-10am English (KS2). For Years 3-6
This session will support understanding of how writing, including spelling, is taught in KS2 and how we teach reading.
Mrs Boyer and Mrs Goldsmith

13/02/20 9-10am How we learn in the EYFS. For Nursery and Reception.
This session explores how young children learn and how we teach phonics.
Mrs Dawe and Mrs Turner  

03/03/20 9-10am Computing.  For all years.
This session will explore online safety and how you can support your children with this at home.
Miss Powell and Mrs Daly

10/03/20 9-10am Maths (KS2). For Years 3 -6.
This session will support understanding of how writing, including spelling is taught in KS2 and how we teach reading.
Miss Hazelwood

11/03/20 9-10am Assessment at Deansfield, Statutory and Non-Statutory.  For Reception to Year 6.
This will support understanding of how we assess as a school and how we implement the statutory SATs tests.
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Daly

11/03/20 6-7pm Assessment at Deansfield, Statutory and Non-Statutory. For Reception to Year 6.
This will support understanding of how we assess as a school and how we implement the statutory SATs tests.
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Daly

24/03/20 6-7pm Children’s wellbeing and mental health. For all years.
This will explore the current research on children’s mental health and how we can support this in school.
Mrs Daly and Mrs Gordon

01/04/20 6-7pm How children learn and how the curriculum supports them.  For all years.
This session will explore the theory behind how children learn and understanding how our curriculum is designed and what the children will learn.  
Mr Harrison and Mrs Daly

27/04/20 6-7pm RHE (Relationships and Health Education). For all years.
This will inform of changes to the RHE curriculum and share the resources that we use at Deansfield. Mrs Posnett and Mrs Baldwin

29/04/20 9-10am Sex Education Y5. For Year 5.
This will explain how sex education is taught in year 5 and which resources we use.
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Goldsmith

29/04/20 6-7pm Sex Education Y5. For Year 5.
This will explain how sex education is taught in year 5 and which resources we use.
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Goldsmith

01/06/20 6-7pm Y6 School Journey. For Year 5.
This will give information about the school journey.
Mr Harrison and Miss Powell

03/06/20 9-10am Sex Education Y6.  For Year 6.
This will explain how sex education is taught in year 6 and which resources we use.
Mr Harrison and Miss Powell

03/06/20 6-7pm Sex Education Y6. For Year 6.
This will explain how sex education is taught in year 6 and which resources we use.
Mr Harrison and Miss Powell

15/06/20 6-7pm Secondary Transfer. For Year 6
This session will explain how the process works and will answer any questions that you have.
Mrs Daly

29/06/20 6-7pm Y5 School Journey. For Year 4
This will give information about the school journey.
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Daly

 

 

We appreciate that not all parents are able to attend workshops, due to other commitments, so information from workshops is available on the links below.
There are further documents on the Maths and Literacy pages.