Welcome to our Virtual Learning Hub

We want you to Be the Best at developing your skills, interests, gifts and talents

Campus @WDC is West Dunbartonshire's Virtual Learning Environment. Children and teachers can access resources and lessons to use either in school or at home. Our virtual campus provides video lessons & learning resources to complement existing teaching.

Campus@WDC

There are exciting mini-projects for all ages, across a wide range of subjects & much more for you to peruse & be inspired by.

Click on the button below to head over to the Campus@WDC virtual campus!

We have also created some new pages linking you to some great online resources to support home learning - click on the link below

World Book Day 4th March

World Book Day is on 4th March 2021, children of all ages will come together to share the joy of reading for pleasure.

Spending just 10 minutes a day reading and sharing stories with children can make a crucial difference to their future success and it’s fun for all involved. That’s why World Book Day continues to encourage children and young people to read for pleasure . Click on any of the pictures to listen to an author read from their story. Happy World Book Day!

wbd-digital-library.pdf

CHALLENGE FUN

Are you up for the challenge?

Draw or paint your favourite character from a much loved book and tell us why you love that particular character and book so much - remember to include your name, school and class in the email.

Send your work to us by Friday 5th March: campus@ourcloud.buzz

We will post pictures on the ourcloud site and twitter feed.

We would love to see your pictures...



International Women’s Day 8th May

International Women’s Day is on the 8th of March. Click to the video to take a listen to West Dunbartonshire Libraries staff reading some of the wonderful tales from Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavalo's book: Bedtime Stories for Rebel Girls to celebrate this important day. The book introduces one hundred remarkable women and their extraordinary lives, from Ada Lovelace to Malala, Amelia Earhart to Michelle Obama. Empowering, moving and inspirational, these are true fairy tales for heroines who definitely don't need rescuing!

Fairtrade Fortnight - 22 February - 7 March 2021


This Fairtrade Fortnight, schools and families across the UK will come together to learn about, and celebrate, the people who grow our food and drink and explore the topic of ‘Climate, Fairtrade and You’. Young people will have the opportunity to discover how their choices as individuals can make a difference to the lives of people around the world and the planet we share. #ChooseTheWorldYouWant

Weekly Activities and Resources for all the Family

The first day of a brand-new week. A fresh start and a time to reflect on the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

A brand new month lies ahead...here's a little bit of kindness and mindful thought to bring into each day

Get set for the weekend with some fun ideas!

World book Day

Let's get story-telling! Story-bags are a great way to support literacy skills and encourage creativity. Have a look at the video for some fun ideas.

News Feed

Home Learning in West Dunbartonshire

Listen to Fiona Palin the Depute Head from Vale of Leven Academy talking about home learning in Vale of Leven Academy and across West Dunbartonshire on the BBC Radio Scotland, Good Morning Scotland Programme. Fiona explains the approach to home learning in West Dunbartonshire and how learners are engaging positively to a variety of home learning experiences.

Click to download and listen to: BBC Radio Scotland Interview

PUPIL ZONE

Click on the video to watch Mia - one of our West Dunbartonshire home learners - talking about what she has been learning. She is a newsreader in the making!

TWITTER

ABC Learning at Home Word Aware Evidence 1 (1).pdf
ABC Learning at Home Word Aware Evidence 2 (1).pdf