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Support resources to share with parents

Resources to share with parents on how to support home routines.

The Covid-19 crisis has meant that schools are having to maintain communications with parents and families in very challenges circumstances. Here are some EEF resources to help schools communicate with parents/carers, as well as resources schools can share with families to support home routines and valuable learning opportunities, such as shared reading.

List of resources:

  1. Updated: 21st April, 2020

    7 top tips to support reading at home

  2. Updated: 7th May, 2020

    7 top tips to support reading at home – for Key Stage 2

Helping families have fun with reading. Adapted from the EEF guidance reports, Preparing for Literacy and Improving Literacy in Secondary Schools.

  1. Updated: 22nd April, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Read with TRUST full-text infographic

  2. Updated: 23rd April, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Read with TRUST simple infographic

  3. Updated: 22nd April, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Read with TRUST comic

Easy ways you can make reading a part of every day. Adapted from the EEF guidance report, Preparing for Literacy.

  1. Updated: 23rd April, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Talk with TRUST full-text infographic

  2. Updated: 22nd April, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Talk with TRUST simple infographic

  3. Updated: 20th May, 2020

    Helping Home Learning: Talk with TRUST comic

Tools to help your child think and talk about the world around them. Adapted from the EEF guidance report, Preparing for Literacy and exemplified in our resources for students in the early years and Key Stage 1.

  1. Updated: 21st April, 2020

    Supporting daily routines during school closures

    You can download this video here

  2. Updated: 20th April, 2020

    Supporting home learning routines: Planning the day

Some easy steps you can take to build a great home learning routine with your child. Adapted from the EEF guidance report, Improving Behaviour in Schools.

  1. Updated: 6th May, 2020

    Summary of resources for parents

A handy 1-page summary of the EEF’s Covid-19 resources for parents to support effective home learning, with weblinks.

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