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Support children’s learning with free virtual sessions for parents

The Parental Engagement Team continue to provide support and respond to parents’ changing needs with their offer of free, virtual sessions. You will have a chance to share your experiences, ask questions and pick up some useful tips from experienced school and family practitioners.

To attend please email the Parental Engagement Team stating the session and date you wish to attend. You will be sent an email confirming your attendance and a zoom meeting invite will be sent on the morning of the session.

Email: Parentalengagement@towerhamlets.gov.uk 
Telephone: 020 7364 6398

Free virtual sessions for parents

Date

Session Session detail

Tuesday
10 Nov
10-11am 

Learning at Home: Getting the best form blended learning

Discover how to create a rich home learning environment that compliments lessons at school and makes the most of on-line learning opportunities and resources.

Thursday
12 Nov 
10-11am 

 

Friday
4 Dec
10-11am

Learning in the Early Years 

 

 

 

Find out about the Early Years Foundation Stage.Discover how you can use every-day experiences to enhance your child’s learning and well-being.

Tuesday 17 Nov 
10-11am

Mindfulness

Discover the importance of being in the present and fully aware of what is happening around us.

With the unpredictability of the current times we find ourselves in, you may be finding that you and your children are a little more anxious than usual. Join the session to pick up some useful strategies and tips that may help to create a sense of calm.

 

Wednesday
18 Nov
7-8pm

 

Friday 
20 Nov
10-11am

Online safety and learning - Using school websites to help home learning.  Look at sample school websites and become familiar with online learning portals, such as Google Classroom, Purple Mash and more.

Tuesday
24 Nov
10-11am

KS2 Reading – Support for parents

Gain an insight into how reading is taught at school. Discover how to motivate reluctant readers and how you can support your child’s reading development at home.

Wednesday
2 Dec
10-11am

 

Wednesday 
9 Dec
10-11am

Maths KS1- support for parents 

 

Maths KS2-support for parents 

 

Gain an insight into what your child is learning at school and discover how to use the internet and other tools to encourage mathematical thinking and motivate reluctant learners.

Friday
11 Dec
10-11am

Healthy Families

Explore healthy eating to boost our immune system and discover how making small changes can have a big impact on family health.