Questions & Answers regarding Learning from HomeDo students have to wear school uniform?
To maintain some routine you may choose for your child to wear school uniform. However, wearing of school uniform is not mandatory. Students not wearing uniform should dress in something that is appropriate and they feel comfortable in.
Will my child have the same teacher that they have at school?
Students working from home will be supported by a year level home learning and teaching team. All teachers who are part of the home learning team will share responsibility for supporting the learning of all home learning students for their year level.
Can children be anywhere in the house when home learning?
It is best to complete tasks in an open area. The family dining room table or a workspace that has been set up for learning is perfect. It is best not to complete tasks in the bedroom. Try to keep the bedroom as a space for sleeping and relaxing, rather than school work.
Can my child’s friends come to our house so they can learn together?
The current advice is that we must practice social distancing and reduce the number of people within each household. This means children should stay at home with their own family and avoid being around people from other households.
Can children get work done in the morning then play for the remainder of the day?
Children may be able to complete their work in less time than is allocated. If they complete all set work for the day, they may want to do additional optional work or access additional free time
Can children eat and drink during a live session?Children should not eat during a live session. If engaging in a live session, children should display good manners and show respect to their teacher and classmates.