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SRS ONLINE LEARNING

From Sunday 22nd March all schools in Dubai will start with their online learning programmes and activities.  We at SRS are ready to embrace this new way of  learning  and look forward to interacting with you all.

Please see the advice, on how to get the best out of online learning  at SRS and  links and signposts to the resources and apps we are currently using.  We will update frequently so please keep checking.

Leaders will

  • Monitor & evaluate the quality of learning daily
  • Support parents with queries
  • Develop and adapt approaches to support our SRS community

Teachers will

  • Be online daily to Teach
  • Provide a range of activities
  • Give feedback to students
  • Provide a range of learning opportunities inc. video & live

Students will

  • Engage in online learning daily
  • Work hard and do their best
  • Communicate wit their teachers
  • Learn as a result

Parents will

  • Establish routines and expectations
  • Work with their children to safeguard them online
  • Communicate with teachers and other support staff
  • Support their children fully

To do this successfully you need

  • An ipad /tablet device to access learning
  • Paper, pens, pencils for writing tasks
  • A quiet area to work
  • A workspace and seating
  • Water to hydrate

PRIMARY RESOURCES

Each day, your child’s teacher will post a daily video to the class and set the chosen activities for the day. These will be creative and engaging activities that will excite children and allow them to use their imagination and natural curiosity. They will also set exciting challenges that will allow children to compete against each other online on platforms like Education City.

Throughout the day, as children and parents, you will be able to post photos and videos of the activities you have completed and send messages to your teacher using Dojo or Showbie. Your teacher will be able to respond and give you feedback. 

At the end of every day, your child’s teacher will send a message discussing some of the home-learning tasks and work they have been sent throughout the day and share these with the class. 

During these weeks, our focus is to promote the love of reading and encourage children to use this opportunity to develop their reading skills. Books will be set through Bug Club (FS and KS1) and Epic or Oxford Owl (KS2) as well as hard copy books. The children will be able to complete interactive activities such as quizzes, comprehensions and competitions. 

SECONDARY RESOURCES

Google classroom: 

Years 7-13 https://classroom.google.com

MSteams: 

Years  7-13 https://teams.microsoft.com

Showbie:

Years 7-13 (teacher directed) https://www.showbie.com

All links can be found via an App on the school iPads 

Online safety tips for parents and students