Digital Schools Award
We were awarded the Digital Schools Award on 19th April 2021 in recognition of excellence in integrating ICT into learning and teaching. More information about the Digital Schools Award can be accessed by clicking on the link below.
Pupil Digital Learning Handbook
Our Pupil Digital Learning Handbook provides the following information:
- Digital Learning Expectations
- Criteria on ‘What makes an effective Digital Learner?’
- Safer Schools App
- Using Microsoft Teams
- Using Class NoteBook
To access the handbook, click here.
Achieve Online Study Toolkit
All pupils in S4-S6 now have access to an online study toolkit through Achieve which they can use for revision. Guidance on how to sign up and access the resources for a range of subjects can be found here.
Codes for different classes will be provided by Class Teachers. To link up your class codes to the courses are undertaking, click here for a step-by-step guide to show you how.
|Remote Learning Guide for Parents and Carers||Download|
|Digital Learning Expectations||Download|
|Accessing Glow Email||Download|
|Downloading the Microsoft Teams App||Download|
|Signing in to the Microsoft Teams App||Download|
|Joining a Team Using a Code||Download|
|Submitting an Assignment||Download|
|Resubmitting an Assignment||Download|
|Turning on Channel Notifications||Download|
|Live Session Support for Pupils||Download|
Digital Skills Week 2020
Friday 4th – Friday 11th December
|04.12.2020 – Digital Learning Expectations
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking the link. St Matthew’s Academy Digital Learning Expectations set out to ensure that online learning is effective and enjoyable. These have been written in line with our Promoting Positive Relationships Policy and reflect the expectations within the physical classroom.
|Digital Learning Expectations|
|07.12.2020 – Recap of Glow and Signing in to Microsoft Teams
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking on the link. This will provide support on how to sign in to Glow, access glow email, download Office 365 and how to sign in to the Microsoft Teams app.
|Recap of Glow and Signing in to Microsoft Teams|
|08.12.2020 – Using the Scan Function on Mobile Devices
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking on the link. When uploading responses to Microsoft Teams, a scan should be uploaded rather than a photo of answers. This can be done on Apple and Android devices. Instructions for both can be found in this resource.
|Using the Scan Function on Mobile Devices|
|09.12.2020 – Submitting Assignments on Microsoft Teams
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking on the link. You can get an overview of all assignments due, in date order within Microsoft Teams. You should upload responses to these assignments online and you will find instructions on how to do this in the presentation.
|Submitting Assignments on Microsoft Teams|
|10.12.2020 – Using Class NoteBook within Microsoft Teams
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking on the link. The Class NoteBook is being used across the school to share class notes, worked examples and homework. Pupils also have the opportunity to work together on tasks within the collaboration space.
|Using Class NoteBook within Microsoft Teams|
|11.12.2020 – Safer Schools App Launch
The Sway presentation can be accessed by clicking on the first link.
|Safer Schools App Launch|
Safer Internet Day 2021
Tuesday 9th February