EAL Edinburgh have produced a number of leaflets about
Curriculum for Excellence
Click on the link above and you will find parental guidance on the following aspects of Curriculum for Excellence in Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish and Urdu:
Assessment, Reporting and Qualifications,
Education in Scotland
Parents as Partners
- For: Parents
- Language: Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, English, Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, Urdu
- Purpose: Information, Letters Home
Highland Life Information Pack
Highland Life have published an information pack which contains details of services provided in the Highlands including transport, health, education (for +16 and including ESOL). It is available in different languages including;-
Bengali, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Latvian
Here is the introduction to give you a flavour –
Whether you have just arrived or you have chosen the Highlands as your home, to live and work here then this guide is for you. Leaving home and moving to a new country can be difficult so we want to help.
In the Highlands we have all the facilities you need:
- health centres
- public transport – trains, buses
- modern amenities
- telecommunications network
In addition to the range of outdoor activities, there are thriving amateur sports leagues and cultural activities throughout the year.
This pack gives general information, but you should always get more information based on your own situation. For additional information, click on the web links.
We hope you will find the information useful and we welcome you to Highland – a great place to live, work and play
Language Line Services: this service is available 24/7 in over 100 languages. If you work for the Highland Council please contact us for full details.
To book a face-to-face interpreter call the Highland Office of Global Language Services Ltd on 01463 258839 or email email@example.com.
General support materials for supporting EAL learners in primary school
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General support materials for supporting EAL learners in secondary school… Find out more »
A variety of resources for supporting EAL learners in Nursery school… Find out more »
Here’s a PowerPoint presentation with lots of information and photos about how Easter is celebrated in Poland.
Some useful information about potential difficulties for bilingual Chinese learners… Find out more »