Happy New Year everyone. I'm hoping that you all made your New Year Resolution to be as active as possible in 2021 because I have entered the school into a competition to find the most active school in West Lothian and in true Carmondean spirit we are in it to win it! How can you ... Continue reading "January 2021 Active Fun Challenge"
Hello, It has been an exciting week for Primary 5 in the lead up to the Christmas holidays! The children were working on creating 3D Shapes from nets in maths this week. This was quite a fiddly task however the class managed really well! Next week we are hoping to use our new skills to ... Continue reading "Primary 5 - 11.12.2020"
Hello everyone It has been a very fun and busy week again in Primary 4. Yesterday we finished filming our part of the nativity story for Carmondean's "Christmas 7" Project. The children were able to watch our part in class today and were very excited and pleased about how it all came together! Keep your ... Continue reading "Primary 4 10.12.20"
Hello everyone This week has been a fun, busy one in Primary 4! We were very excited to begin PE lessons with Mrs Ferguson on Wednesday (well done to everyone for remembering their PE kit!) The children learned of Primary 7's challenge for the rest of the school to "Race to the North Pole!" before ... Continue reading "Primary 4 3.12.20"
Hello everyone! We are having another fun and busy week in Primary 4. This week the children found out about our school Christmas performance! Each stage in the school has been tasked with recreating a part of the Nativity story. The children have been excited to learn about Primary 4s plans and this week we ... Continue reading "Primary 4 27.11.20"
Hello Everyone, We were excited this week to meet the ladies from the museum virtually. They were very impressed with our 'museum' we have set up in our classroom and we await in anticipation for their museum objects to be brought to us. We learned lots of new things, and even found out about the ... Continue reading "Primary 3 20.11.20"
Hello to everyone, In Reading we have finished reading our novel 'There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom'. The children have become very much invested in the life of Bradley and there were a few tears at the end with how much Bradley had changed. The children wrote fabulous letters to their best friends and ... Continue reading "Primary 5 2.10.20"
Primary 6 have been working very hard this week on their descriptive writing skills with a particular focus on similes. If you could use three similes to describe yourself what would they be? Ask other members of the family too! Our Numeracy focus has been on rounding numbers to the nearest 10,100 and 1000 and ... Continue reading "Primary 6 2.10.20"
Hello, A short but busy week in Primary 5! In writing the children continue to work on descriptive pieces. This week we were looking at 'My Favourite Place', and we had lots of lovely discussions about the different places where we feel most calm, happy or excited. The children then wrote some wonderful pieces about ... Continue reading "Primary 5 25.9.20"
Even though it has been a short week this week we have managed to pack a lot in and the pupils have come back raring to go and putting in so much effort. We have continued to look at developing resilience strategies and this week used 'Inside Out' as our inspiration to create our very ... Continue reading "P4 25 9 20"
Hello everyone, It has been a great week in Primary 5! In Reading, we are hooked on our class novel There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom as we near the end! We are so interested in seeing the big changes in the main character Bradley as he changes from the class bully to everyone's ... Continue reading "Primary 5 18.09.2020"
Hello everyone It has been another busy and fun filled week in Primary 4! Our topic is in full swing and this week we explored perseverance through the story of Zootropolis. The children were able to discuss times in their own lives that they had shown perseverance and how it made them feel once they ... Continue reading "Primary 4 17.9.20"