Gaer Primary School

Ysgol Gynradd Gaer

Everyone achieving; learning in harmony

Pawb yn cyflawni; dysgu mewn heddwch

COVID-19 Support


Back to School Transition Resources

Some pupils may be anxious or nervous about returning to school after an extended period of working from home. Additionally, children may have some anxieties around the changes that will have been made to Gaer Primary School to adhere to social distancing guidance. Below are a number of resources that can be used by families to support their children as they transition back into Gaer Primary School in June or September.

 

Foundation Phase Gallery

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Personalised Timetable

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My Calming Plan

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Returning to School – Social Story

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Key Stage 2 Gallery

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Personalised Timetable – Example

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My Calming Plan – Example

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What will school be like? – Social Story

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Sammy the Sloth Goes Back to School Story

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If you wish to have a PowerPoint version of these documents that you will be able to edit on a computer with your child, please contact the school office via email – gaer.primary@newport.gov.uk 


Supporting Emotional Wellbeing Resources

COVID-19 has created a period of uncertainty and difficulty for us all. This can impact your child’s and your own wellbeing. The hyperlinks below are a collection of resources designed to help families support their emotional wellbeing during this unprecedented time.


Tips for Self- Isolation

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Tips for Discussing COVID-19

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Child-Friendly Explanation of COVID-19

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Possible Outdoor Activities

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Supporting Children’s Mental Health

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Example of a Daily Schedule

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Tecnhiques to Cope with Anxiety & Emotions

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Available Helpline Serices

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FACE COVID by Dr. Russ Harris

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