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Coronavirus: Primary schools draw up own plans for safe return in the absence of any official guidance

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Northern Ireland's primary schools are planning for reopening (Tim Goode/PA)

Northern Ireland's primary schools are planning for reopening (Tim Goode/PA)

Northern Ireland's primary schools are planning for reopening (Tim Goode/PA)

Primary school pupils could face daily temperature testing, a two-day week, emotional wellbeing lessons and a relaxation of school uniform rules when they return to education.

The proposals are among many that some schools in Belfast have started to set out in the absence of official guidance from the Education Minister.

Peter Weir is currently working with teaching unions and schools on guidance which is expected to be announced later this month.