Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

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Learning From Home


Welcome to BACA@Home

In this section of the website you will find various resources and information to support students with learning from home. 

Mental Health and Wellbeing 

For more Mental Health & Wellbeing resources for students and parents/carers - click here

Student Guide

How-to Videos

Click here to learn how to sign into your Gmail account

Click here to learn how to log into your calender and live lessons

Click here to learn how to access and use the basics of classroom

Remote Learning Provision

To view our guide on our remote learning provision for this Term 4, click HERE.  Information covered will be:

  • What topic will the students study?
  • How will the lesson be structured?
  • How will students submit their work?

School Timetable

Students should logon to their Google Calendar and follow their daily timetable. Here, students will be able to access the Google Meets links for their Live Lessons.  

Students should check Satchel:One – Show My Homework – for their daily tasks.

8.30 - 8.50: Live Tutor Time
8.50 - 9.50: Live Lesson 1
9.50 - 10.50: Live Lesson 2
10.50 - 11.10: Break 1
11.10 - 12.10: Live Lesson 3
12.10 - 13.10: Live Lesson 4
13.10 - 14.00: Break 2
14.00 - 15.00: Live Lesson 5*

*Year 7 and 8 students’ Live Lessons will end after lunch, and students can spend the final session of the day reading for pleasure, and completing BACA 100 tasks and House Challenges, published in the weekly BACA Buzz.

Further Information Regarding School Closure

For the latest letter regarding school closure's and learning from home please click here

BACA Buzz, Enrichment & Support Resources

For the latest and previous editions of the BACA Buzz, plus extra enrichment opportunities and support resources - click here

Keeping Safe Online 

Access our Online Safety Update, Safeguarding policy and advice on keeping children safe online by clicking here 

Staying Fit and Healthy At Home

Take a look at our Mental Health and Wellness page, or our BACA@Home Support Resources, for helpful advice available for students and their parents/carers. 

Getting exercise and staying active when your routine has changed and you are at home is important to how you feel and how you learn. Here's some advice to help:

Advice From Sport England on how to stay active while you're at home

This video shows an easy way to get anyone cycling on 2 wheels!

What's in your toolkit? - Bike it with Ben - PDF

What's in your toolkit - Bike it with Ben - YouTube video