CEDARS Short Stay School

Student Home

Cedars Staff email list

Parent Drop In poster


National Careers Service – Find a course – the skills toolkit


Helplines and websites for parents


Speak up Space

Just a quick reminder that Speak Up Space is a point of contact for young people over the summer if they need any support – it is running everyday now so please pass on to all your young people :

Sunday (8pm-11pm), 

Monday (5pm-8pm),

Tuesday (8pm-11pm),

Wednesday (5pm-8pm)

Thursday (4pm-9pm)

Friday (8pm-11pm)

Saturday (8pm-11pm)

Young people can have an online chat about anything that is affecting their mental health and/or emotional well-being. To access their instant messaging service simply visitwww.speakupspace.org.uk


Microsoft Teams – What you need to know

Space related educational resources for home schooling

Visyon Wellbeing Activities week commencing 01 06 20

Virtual Museum – 13 ways to explore from home – Natural History Museum

 UK coaching have launched a free (until Aug 2020) online training session last week “Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity”

5 day family first aid challenge using Youtube for video/info needed.

Go to KS3 Design Technology/Food Technology and there are 28 food clips to watch.

Food technology – KS3 Design and Technology – BBC Bitesize

Hay  Digital 2020 – Hay Festival Hay Festival Digital #imaginetheworld begins 18-22 May with our Programme for Schools featuring fabulous authors such as Cressida Cowell, Patrice Lawrence and Onjali Q Rauf.From 22-31 May, Hay Festival Digital takes place online with interactive events from more than 100 award-winning writers, global policy makers, historians, pioneers and innovators, celebrating the best new fiction and non …


For KS3 and KS4 pupils to use. Lots of information included on UK foods, world foods, food and cookery terms, recipes and activities and other useful links to other sites like Lets get Cooking.

For KS3 and KS4 pupils. Lots of resources for age groups such as 11-14 and 14 – 16. Two particularly good sections – are Whole school and Interactive resources. Here the resources and activities cover everyday learning such as food, maths, science, health and well being, around your kitchen, work booklets, activities and recipes.

The Book of Hopes _ National Literacy Trust


Oak National Academy – Online classroom resources for all pupils:


CEDARS Staff email list

Cedars online subject specific link

Download homework from here (please contact your child’s home liaison teacher if you have difficulty opening the links):

Science 22/04/2020:

Collecting energy from the sun



This website gives lots of information about ospreys who migrate to and nest in Wales, with live streaming of them hunting and feeding their chicks:


Ofqual Announcement on Exam Grading for Year 11

Ofqual, the regulatory body for exams, has issued the following letter to students regarding the calculation of grades for GCSE exams this summer:

 Letter to students regarding Summer 2020 Exams

Government Online educational resources to support children to continue learning at home
The UK government have published a list of online resources that parents, and schools can consider to support children to continue learning at home. The list will be updated over time, and includes a wide range of resources for all ages that schools can consider using as part of their planned curriculum. Schools have already been drawing on existing resources and tools they are familiar with to support children to continue learning at home and should continue to do so.
More information can be found here:


Wellbeing and Mindfulness resources:

Some useful resources on mindfulness and health and wellbeing from ELSA Support and Cr8tive Resources.

Mindful minute mind break cards

Health and wellbeing during Coronavirus

April wellbeing calendar

Science homework 03/04/2020:

For all sky watchers:

Sky maps and details of planets visible tonight.

Nasa’s gallery of images taken from satellites and telescopes around the world.

Created to commemorate the 1969 Moon landings, this recreates the lunar mission using real footage.

Science homework 03.04.2020


Pupils can design their own PE kit using the link below. Their design can be uploaded to social media with CEDAR’s school name, your year group to be in with a chance of winning a PE kit for the school. See the details on the website below:

Design your own PE Kit


Simply Delicious Super Yummy Chartwells, cooking videos from our catering provider – click here

FA Football online activities


Talk about alcohol 

Maths websites – an email has been sent with login details:

Mangahigh Maths

1o Ticks Maths

Science tasks 31/03/2020:


Year 7 to 9 History Workbook 31/03/2020:

KS3 History workbook

My Maths website:


Please email Mary or your child’s home liaison teacher, using the staff email list above, for your user name and password.  

ICT work 30/03/2020:

Design a Powerpoint Presentation

Maths website 30/03/2020:



PE with Joe Wickes


Science experiments to try at home:

50 experiments for 50 Days


Art resources 30/03/2020:

Art Years 7 t0 11:

Years 7 to 9

Years 10 and 11:
Developing Ideas

Recording & Analysing


Maths work 27/03/2020

Mathematics Unit 4 Clocks and Time


English Work 27/03/2020

English homework KS3&4 music lyrics

Legend of the Flying Dutchman  


Science 27/03/2020:

Science Homework


Daily KS3 English Lessons – follow the link:



Key Stage 3 Art work:

Year 7 to 9 Art History worksheet NATIONAL GALLERY