Information Sessions

Whole College

Title Description Date Download
Laptop Handout Session This presentation covers care of your new laptop and looks at the issues around digital citizenship including responsible use, digital footprints and identity safety. 13 Aug 2015

Laptop Program – 2015

Responsible Use Agreement

Restorative Parenting: parenting for a peaceful home The presentation is led by Margaret Thorsborne and is regarding the use of restorative approaches and problem solving when parenting. 10 Jan 2013 Restorative Parenting


Title Description Date Download
Chinese Language What does Chinese language learning look like
for near-native children
Additional Language Learning in Chinese
 9 Nov 2015  Say it with me- Near Native.ppt
  How is Chinese Language Acquired and Learned? 9 Nov 2015

 Say it with me- Over all .pptx

  What does Chinese language learning look like for non-native children
Additional Language Learning in Chinese
5 Nov 2015   Learn with me- Non-native Final.ppt
Parent Information Fair 2015 Primary Big Picture. This session focussed on finding out how your child is progressing, what your child is learning and how your child is supported in developing social and emotional well being. 20 Aug 2015 Primary Big Picture – 2015/16

Chinese Information Session. This session was led by the Primary Chinese team and focused on:

• Class groupings and understanding pathways

• What and how students learn in class

• How to support your child learning Chinese at home

20 Aug 2015 DC Primary Chinese Programme 2016-17
PYP Math Parent Workshop   7 Mar 2013

PYP Math Activities Numeracy at home

PYP Maths Parent Workshop


Title Description Date Download

MYP Information Evening

Subject Selection for Y10 & 11 26 January 2016

Subject Selection Y10 & Y11

Parent Information Fair 2015 Introduction to the Middle Years Programme (MYP). This session addressed the structure and philosophy of the MYP, the MYP at Discovery College and an overview of Community Engagement. 20 Aug 2015

Intro to MYP – 2015

Overview of MYP CE August 2015

  Introduction to the Diploma Programme (DP). This session addressed at the structure and philosophy of the DP, the DP at Discovery College and and overview of Creativity, Action, Service (CAS)


Aug 2015

Intro to DP – 2015

Overview of CAS in the DP Aug 2015

  Higher Education Office (HEO). This session explained the role of the higher education office and the relevant systems and procedures.


 20 Aug 2015  HEO Session 2015