What did parents think?
"A great insight into the learning styles that are used in class. It helps parents to mimic these styles at home to ensure children learn effectively."
"It was useful to see how the practical lesson with the children works."
"The knowledge of the staff about teaching of phonics & reading. The high expectations from the children. The children were really engaged in their learning. The staff emphasising the importance of parents support at home. The importance of reading with my child every day"
"Watching the children learn and seeing some of the techniques the teacher uses was really helpful."
"The engagement of child and teacher was incredible to watch. The children really seem to be enjoying learning which is fabulous to see. Having to understand how the children learn."
"It was helpful to see how the children are taught and understand the knowledge of the staff. The creative resources used to teach and see fun learning"
"I really enjoyed doing the activities with my child in the session this morning. Thank you."
"A huge thank you to Mrs Mitchell for all her support this morning. To all the staff for providing these workshops and engaging with the parents. For all the hard work & efforts of the staff, across the school who work hard to provide for the children."
"The engagement of child and teacher was incredible to watch. The children really seem to be enjoying learning which is fabulous to see."
"Thank you to all the staff for their hard work"
"I liked being able to come in and teach with my child"
"Both Mrs Ofosu and Miss Beasley were very helpful during the session, children were really engaged and loved showing parents what they do in school."
"Very enjoyable. The children’s behaviour was impeccable."
"Really enjoyed it and loved playing the phonics game with my child."
"The activity ideas were useful and understanding what they have learnt so far and where they are going with it. Correct pronunciation."
"I loved the demonstrations of lessons and seeing exactly what my child does in her phonics lessons."
"I enjoyed getting a deeper understanding about what the children are learning and how it is taught so we can support better at home."
What could be improved?
"Refresher days for me to keep up to date with my knowledge"
"I would love to attend another meeting"
"Maybe a round of activities we could move around to"
"I would like one of these workshops to help support my child with Maths too."