Parent Resources

St Mark's SchoolTV

Coronavirus Resources

Preparing for Homeschooling (Added 25 March 2020)

Basic Protective Measures against the new Corononavirus (PDF download) Added 5 March 2020

How to talk to children about the coronavirus (added 4 March 2020)

Hand Hygiene - preventing the spread of viruses (Department of Health resource - added 4 March 2020)

Hand Hygiene video (from the World Health Organisation, added 4 March 2020)

Coronavirus information for children (videos and information from Operation Ouch - created specifically for children with accurate information and protective strategies) Added 5 March 2020

Surviving Year 12

Setting Goals to help you thrive (added 14/2/2020)

Parenting

How to Decode your Aloof Teen Boy (added 21/2/2020)

Anxiety in kids and teens 

Girls growing up too fast: 10 is the new 15 

How your conversations can help kids discover their purpose 

How to help teenage girls reframe anxiety and strengthen resilience 

What is the best way to say 'No!' to your kids

Phew! It’s Normal. An Age by Age Guide for What to Expect From Kids & Teens – And What They Need From Us

Why emotional turmoil in adolescence is normal 

How to support your kids at school

Meanness vs bullying

Why teenagers make terrible decisions

Mind Shift - How to help kids manage sleep, schoolwork and screens 

How to be a strength-based parent - focusing on our children's strengths to help them flourish

How to help kids consider forgiveness

To go up to the school or not? That is the question

7 ways to build a girl up without tearing another down

Present Parenting

Making Men 


Growth Mindset

What all kids need to know about their brain

The power of believing you can improve


Technology

Kids and Smartphones (added 20/2/2020)

Give yourself an online privacy check up (added 14/2/2020)

Common Sense Media

iParent - Office of eSafety Commissioner

Mind Shift - How to help kids manage sleep, schoolwork and screens 

How to tell if your child has a gaming disorder 


Literacy and Numeracy

Six things you should do when reading with your kids

"I'll never say no to a book"


Music

Music programme boosting Naplan results


Physical Health & Wellbeing

Gastroenteritis Fact Sheet