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"
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"
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"
Monday 28th September A homework sheet is attached to this blog post. Homework will be given on Mondays and should be completed and returned to school on Fridays. This week in P2 we will be working with our SHANARRI buddies. We will be planting seeds with Nurtured Nora, visiting the school library and playing a ... Continue reading "P2 28.9.20"
Primary 1 have had another busy couple of weeks. We have taken a break from learning new sounds and instead are consolidating our learning of the letters learnt so far (a,t,s,i,p and n). The children have been practising finding the letters on a magnetic letter board, writing them neatly and thinking of words with each ... Continue reading "Primary 1 w.b.28.9.20"
We know have an eye catching display in Primary Seven depicting a beautiful Japanese scene. Everyone has been involved with the creation of the display which includes; figures in traditional dress, Japanese temples, carp swimming down a Japanese river all in the shadow of a pretty cherry blossom tree. We are delighted with the overall ... Continue reading "Primary 7"
We hope everyone had a safe and happy long weekend. Last week Primary 2 met some very special visitors, the SHANARRI buddies. We met Safe Stella, Healthy Henry, Active Amir, Nurtured Nora, Achieving Andrew, Respected Rhiya, Responsible Robbie and Included Isabella. The children were telling Respected Rhiya about the activities they like to take part ... Continue reading "P2 23.9.20"
Konnichiwa! We have been on an emotional roller coaster this week during our Wonder reading sessions. In the first section of the book we listened to the voice of August, the second section is told through August's big sister Via. It opens with the words, "Far above the world, planet earth is blue". We wonder ... Continue reading "Primary 7"
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"
"Your deeds are your monuments" ( Wonder by R.J.Palacio) Mr Browne's percept this week created some interesting discussing in class. We thought August summed it up very well, "The things we do are the most important things of all...That's why your deeds are like your monuments. Built with memories instead of with stone. " We ... Continue reading "Primary 7"
Primary 3 have been 'wow-ing' us with their skipping skills. They have been using French ropes, a long rope and ankle skipping equipment. We have all been so impressed with the improvement we have seen and experienced and look forward to next week where we can demonstrate our skills in front of the rest of ... Continue reading "Primary 3 4.9.20"
"When given the choice between being right or being kind , choose kind . " ( Wonder by R.J.Palacio) We created some thought provoking Wonder displays this week. We have a question for you ...what do you wonder about? Ask your primary 7 about their act of kindness they are planning to do at home. ... Continue reading "Primary 7"