Just a reminder that Tuesday, 20 October is an in-service day and children will not be in school. Primary School pupils resume on Wednesday, 21 October.
We are happy to report that the online Parent/Teacher interviews went ahead last week with very few problems. A big thank you to those parents/carers who elected to have the interview in this way and were, to a certain extent, our guinea-pigs for a system we have never tried before. Suffice to say, the few ... Continue reading "Online Parent/Teacher Interviews"
It was so lovely to speak to so many of you over the past few nights. Thank you for your patience and willingness in using technology to make the 'virtual Parent's Night' such a success. It was great to be able to share how impressed we are with how hard working all of the children ... Continue reading "Primary 3 9.10.20"
Hello, In Reading the children have been completing book reviews about the novel There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom. It has been interesting reading the children's views about the novel and what happened to Bradley. In Writing this week, the class were working on creative stories. It was lovely to hear all the wonderful ... Continue reading "Primary 5 9.10.20"
This week the pupils have really been pushing themselves hard and they have been finishing this part of the term with a great finish! They have been working on their topic and finishing off the 'Brain Boards' inspired by Inside Out. They have created some great representations of their feelings and thinking and they have ... Continue reading "P4 9 10 20"
What a fantastic start to the week! This week in primary 1 we are learning the sounds 'r' and 'm'. The children explore these sounds through our Jolly Phonics program and are encouraged to think of words that begin with these sounds. It would be helpful if you could think of some words at home ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"
It's the start of another exciting week in primary 2 / 1 and of course our last week before the holidays. The children have worked so hard over the past few weeks we're sure they will be ready for the break! We start back at school on Wednesday 21st October. Homework Here are the homework ... Continue reading "P2/1 update wc 5.10.20"
Each parent/carer who signed up for a parent/teacher interview via Skype for Business should now have received a Groupcall containing the link to that meeting. As this is the first time we have tried anything like this on such a scale, there is the chance everything will not go according to plan. In that scenario, ... Continue reading "Parent/Teacher Interviews"
Hello Everyone, Please find attached this week's homework with starred activities and optional activities. Homework Sheet - Monday 5th October Last week in Maths, we continued exploring the properties of 3d shapes and learned about their vertices, faces and edges. The children had lots of hands-on opportunities to build models using cubes, cuboids, spheres, pyramids, ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Homework and Update 5.10.20"
Our first broadcast of CPN ( Carmondean Primary News) went out this week . This is Primary 7s way of communicating to the rest of the school community during these unprecented times. We are in the midst of creating our own reporting studio , have created our own CPN jingle and are hoping to add ... Continue reading "Primary 7"
We have reached the end of the week and we can't quite believe it is October already! The frosty mornings have certainly started and we can't wait to use the Autumn changes to inspire us in our writing next week. We have been getting so good at using description within our writing and ensuring varied ... Continue reading "Primary 3 2.10.20"
Primary 4 have been working superbly this week and we are so proud of the effort they've been putting in! We have continued to work on our John Pule artwork and they are looking fabulous. They have been creating beautiful artwork in the style of Moana and used this art to celebrate their achievements. They ... Continue reading "Primary 4 2/10/20"