Online Learning – Covid19 Information

Online Learning

Forrester High School Guides to Digital Learning

During online learning, our two-week rotas will continue and students will follow their timetables as normal (starting on 11th January with week 2). We will continue to have three double periods per day, although the timings have been changed slightly, as detailed below.

  • Period 1/2 8:40am – 10:35am
  • Period 3/4 10:50am – 12:40pm
  • Period 5/6 13:30pm -15:25pm

Forrester Digital Learning Guidance for Parents

Forrester Digital Learning Guidance for learners

Forrester Teams Guidance for Learners

Home Learning Tips for Students Infographic

Accessing Teams through PS4 and Xbox

Other Digital Learning Resources

Digital Learning Quick Start Guide for Learners Parents Carers

Responsible Use Policy May 2020

Forrester Online Study and Extension Materials

Pupil Support

I understand that the current situation is unsettling for everyone and that there may be difficulties during this period of online learning.  The table below shows the key points of contact for students and parents.

House Pupil Support Leader (First point of contact) SLT link
Burns Eilidh McLaren (Monday – Friday) John MacPhie
Redpath Kate MacPhie (Monday – Thursday), Helen Kennedy (Friday) Martin Ennis

 

Telford Jacqui Forbes (Tuesday – Friday), Helen Kennedy (Monday) Karen Scott

Advice on Learning in Different Places from Psychological Service

Family support

This is a difficult time and we want to help our families to access any support they are entitled to. If there is something you feel the school can support you with, or if your circumstances have changed and you now feel you may be eligible for a Free School Meal, please contact Sarah Ross.

sarah.ross@forrester.edin.sch.uk

Parents/Student Support Information

Home Learning Tips for Students Infographic

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