Coronavirus Information

Free School Meals Provision – 30th March 2020

School remains open for the children of critical workers and our vunerable children only, these families have been contacted and offered this service.

Stay at home

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home)
  • Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms.

The population is now being advised to self-isolate for 14 days if ANY member of the household has shown any of the symptoms.  They have also increased their protection advice for any women who are pregnant.

The symptoms are:

  • A high temperature (37.8 degrees and above) or
  • A new, continuous cough

The full stay at home guidance for households with these symptoms can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance

If you need to report your child absent due to them self isolating, please leave a message using the normal routes. Either leave a message on the absence line, call the office or email in on adminoffice@riders-inf.hants.sch.uk

We will endeavour to keep parents up to date with news and any updates as we receive them from Public Health England.

As well as the Public Health updates we are receiving on a daily basis to the school the Department for Education has set up a general helpline for parents should you have any queries or concerns about the virus:

Department for Education Coronavirus helpline 0800 046 868 available from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday or at DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk

Useful Links:

Useful advice for Parents from  Havant School Nursing Team

Advice from Public Health England
https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
coronavirus-poster
childrens-primer.pdf.pdf.pdf.pdf
Washing your hands

Catch it, bin it kill it poster

LETTERS SENT HOME

Letter from David England 15th April 2020

Update letter – 23rd March 2020

Keyworker Letter – 19th March 2020
Coronavirus update – 16th March 2020

Letter from HC3S 17th March 2020

WORK FOR CHILDREN IN ISOLATION

For children who are self isolating we are committed to providing distance learning. Below are year group pages which will be added to as the days go by.  For families who do not have access to this, our staff are busy working on resources that will be available for collection from the school office if needed.  Please be patient with us whilst we are getting this all organised and visit these pages regularly for updates.

To access Times Table Rockstars, Spelling Shed and the other online tools we use, please click on the Wonde login above. Your children’s logins were sent home in the last few weeks.

Twinkl: www.twinkl.co.uk/offer   and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS for a month’s access to Twinkl resources and activities.

You can get free access to Phonics Play while schools are closed. Username: march20 Password: home – we use this, particularly in the infants, to aid children with their early reading.

     BrainPOP provides a range of educational videos aimed at Year 3 and up. These are very useful for Science especially. Username: ridersschools Password: riders123 There is also a getting started guide available here.

  On the World Book Day website, there are a selection of stories and audiobooks that you can listen to with your children.  Click on the image to find out more.

   For children in the infants, Busy Things is a great website to support the learning of Reading, Maths, Art and many more curriculum areas. Click on the picture to login. Username: home0880 Password: sweets9047

World ebook Reader – A selection of ebooks to read with your children

Year R
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6