Thanks so much to everyone who participated in our January Active Fun Challenge. The number of active minutes logged across West Lothian Primary Schools was phenomenal and 32 primary schools in West Lothian took part. Carmondean Primary logged 33 days, 2 hrs and 9 minutes of active minutes in January- AMAZING! Take a look at ... Continue reading "January Active Fun Challenge results"
Hello Everyone! Last week Primary 2 continued to compare life in the past and present. They enjoyed talking about and tasting the difference in breakfast foods from now and in the past. They explored where the food comes from and the differences in packaging and advertising of foods - they definitely preferred present day breakfast ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Update 30.11.20"
What a super week we had last week Primary 2! We made poppies and wrote a persuasive piece of writing to encourage people to wear poppies to remember our soldiers and veterans. The children showed a good understanding of the importance of the day and took part in a 2 minute silence. The children also ... Continue reading "Primary 2 16.11.20"
Hello Everyone, Please find attached homework grid for next 2 weeks. Homework Grid - Monday 9th November We had another busy week in Primary 2 last week! The children wrote some super descriptive Bonfire Night descriptions and used lots of adjectives to describe what they might see, hear, smell and feel. Last week the ... Continue reading "P2 Update 9.11.20"
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"
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"
Every day Primary 2 enjoy the opportunity to read a story in class. We choose a book from our class library, and after reading it we swap books with the person sitting beside us, This morning, Mrs Swanston was so impressed at how well we were doing with reading! Some of us even got stickers ... Continue reading "Primary 2 love reading!"
Hello Everyone, We had another busy week in Primary 2 last week and have been continuing our Superhero topic chosen by the children. They particularly enjoyed carrying out an investigation to find out the best material to create a Super hero cape! In Writing, the children used some super adjectives to describe the view a ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Update 14.9.20"
It's the start of another exciting and busy week in Primary 2/1. In numeracy, P1 will continue to work on the numbers to 10, focusing particularly on writing the numbers 1-5. 2 and 5 are always very tricky so it would be great if you can also help your child at home with this. P2 ... Continue reading "Primary 2 /1 7th September 2020"
Welcome back to school once again! It was so lovely to see you all yesterday and hear all your news from the last few weeks. We will be missing you today while you are at home but we have some fun activities for you to do which you can bring back to school tomorrow and ... Continue reading "Mrs Muir and Mrs Steel's Primary Twos"
Hello Everyone, It was lovely to see you all yesterday and great to have you back. As you're at home today, we discussed some home learning activities for you to complete. Watch the story of 'The Colour Monster' Draw yourself using the feeling colours described in the story. If you wish you could choose 2 ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Home Learning 13.8.20"
It's FRIDAY Primary 2!! Can you believe it.........we have made it to the end of Primary 2, well done to every single one of you. You are all amazing! It might not have been the year we had hoped however you have all worked so hard in class and at home. All three of us ... Continue reading "Primary 2 26.6.20"