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School Meal Payment System
Information given out by St Mary’s Through Parentmail
Useful website Information for Parents
- Ofsted website – www.ofsted.gov.uk
- The Knights Templar School – www.ktemplar.herts.sch.uk
- St Mary’s Infant School – www.stmarysinfants.herts.sch.uk
- St Mary’s Church, Baldock – www.achurchnearyou.com
- Hertfordshire Grid for Learning – www.thegrid.org.uk
Suggested Web Links which may be useful to Parents.
- The Thinkuknow Website gives lots of information for parents and others on internet safety issues www.thinkuknow.co.uk
- Kid Smart for Under 11s – all about e-safety. http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/
- Know IT All for Parents – a video website with many interesting presentations about the internet and other technologies. www.childnet-int.org/
- https://www.net-aware.org.uk/ is a site that reviews social networks.
- https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/ is a site that can be used by parents and children to find out how to keep safe on the internet and has the red button to report to CEOP anything theat makes you feel unsafe on the internet.
- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j150BqInjnY is a song about fortnite. This game is guided for 12 years+ but is commonly referred to by the children at school. This song will alert you to some of the dangers and things to be aware of as a parent if your children are using fortnite or watching it through a video streaming site.
- The Romeo and Julliet story set in the moden age www.youtube.com/ceop
- Your guide to social networks for children www.net-aware.org.uk
- Have you looked at the national Online Safety website, there is training available through this for parents including a module on ‘live streaming’ and another on ‘screen addction’ that are free to watch. https://nationalonlinesafety.com/training/online-safety-parents-course/
Finally, have you heard the advice on the news this morning about managing screen time for children (and adults). Watch the Newsround video and see what they are recommending. https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47154686
- NOS Age_Ratings_January_2019 – Follow the link for age ratings what you need to know as a parent.
Useful Websites for Children
- www.samlearning.com – SAM Learning offers comprehensive online learning courses for SATs.
- Nature Detectives – excellent site for everyone interested in nature. Free to join with lots of pages on what to look out for right through the year.
- Funology – Not totally educational, but some great facts and games
- Science Museum – One of London’s great museums has it’s own website
- Starfall – Great website for help with reading.
- Children’s Books Online – Excellent website, read and animated book online.