North Waltham Primary School

North Waltham Primary School

North Waltham Primary
‘ We really appreciate the individual knowledge you have about each child and the extra mile you go for every one of them. ’
‘ Thank you to all of you at North Waltham for making his school years such a special period ’
‘ Many thanks to all members of staff for all the hard work and care that is put into making North Waltham such a special school. ’
‘The teacher has done a fantastic job in engaging his mind to focus and learn ’
‘ She has been inspired by great teachers ’
‘ We want to say a big thank you for all your hard work and you have clearly made a difference to his schooling ’
‘ You are all amazing ’
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Google Classroom

Google Classroom Set Up


Why Google Classroom?

- Our website is not designed for learning

- If our website receives a lot of traffic it will crash

- All of the lessons and resources will be in one place

Where can I find information about Google Classroom? 

I already have a Google account. Is that ok to use?

- No, children must use their school account.

- Got a problem logging in? Check you are using the right account!

Where can I use Google Classroom?

- Anywhere! You just need a computer or mobile & internet!

How can I submit my work?

You may:

- Do a quiz on Google

- Edit a document on Google classroom

- Do work on paper at home and send an image of it via email

- You may attach a document and email it over

- If the work is a questionnaire you will not receive any feedback

- If you email your work over you will receive feedback on it

- When starting a lesson check the instructions. It will say in there how to submit your work

When will lessons be uploaded?

- Monday- Friday at 8:00am.

Is there a due date on work?

- No, however if you wish to receive feedback on your work please email it over by noon on the day it is set and Miss Gardam will respond that afternoon.

- If it comes after noon, Miss Gardam will see it but she will not send feedback.

Is it safe?

- Yes, because it has a log in system and it is maintained by Google.

- But as always with any online system please be careful and please be mindful of keeping passwords safe!

Can my child post of comment on Google Classroom? 

- No, this has been disabled. 

Does my child now have an email account? 

- No, it looks like an email address but they do not have access to Gmail. This is their Chromebook login they use at school.

On a computer, what browser should I use?

- We recommend using Google Chrome.

What if I need help?

- Logging on- Email the school office and Miss Gardam will get back to you.

- Questions/ support from Miss Gardam regarding work/ submitting work-

- Please ensure you email the email address above from an adult’s account.

Google Classroom

- Stream (noticeboard)

- Classwork ß where you will find the set work

- (the log on address to access Google Classroom)

How do I log in on an Apple or Android?

-  You need to add the account first. This is usually easiest done by going into the settings and adding a google account (this is the child’s email address ending in You may be asked to accept the conditions and also reset the password.

- Once the account is added, then install the Google Classroom app from the AppStore or Playstore.

- Then go into Google Classroom and ensure you are selecting the right account. You may need to select ‘I’m a student’. You will then see two classes.