P2: Nothing (Found Footage & More)

Date: 30th Jun 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Primary 2, Videos

We found lots of extra photos and footage from this year which we hadn’t shown anyone. So, we thought we’d pull them together into a little movie about some of our favourite learning, as well as some of the fun things we’ve done this year. We hope you enjoy it. It’s called, Nothing…

ECO Week – P2 Recycling Posters (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Eco Committee, Eco Week, Primary 2

Primary two learned about materials that can and can’t be recycled. They used their knowledge to create posters to teach others what can and can’t be put in our blue recycling bins.

P1-P3 Road Safety Magic Show (May 2017)

Date: 16th May 2017, Categories: Primary 1, Primary 2, Primary 3

Pupils from Primary 1, 2 and 3 had the opportunity to enjoy the fantastic Road Safety Magic Show presented by Allan’s Magic.  They were informed of the 4 important safety words in relation to crossing roads… They participated in the very catchy Stop, Look, Listen, Think song… https://youtu.be/9kys1wR6lxo They also enjoyed watching some cool magic tricks […]

P2 Helensburgh and My Home Homework (May 2017)

Date: 16th May 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Primary 2

Ten lucky winners of the Helensburgh and My Home Homework task had a special treat last week. To recognise their hard work and originality, the children had a picnic lunch in the sunshine, with a visit to a local toy shop. Thank you to everyone who completed the task. Choosing ten winners was incredibly tricky.

P2 Spelling Homework Activity Menu

Date: 18th Apr 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Primary 2

Yes! You made it here and saved some paper – Emme, Georgia and the Eco Team will be very pleased. Below you will find the 24 new spelling activities we introduced in class today.  Children should still write their words three times using Look, Sound, Cover, Write, Check and write a sentence using the spelling words. The […]

P2 Easter Activities (2017)

Date: 18th Apr 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Primary 2

P2 rolled into the holidays with fun-filled week of Easter activities to support our RME learning. The story chair in the imaginative area was a great setting for our Easter Story topic work. As we sat outside on a beautiful spring day we discussed the main events in the story, ordered, retold and illustrated them […]

P2 Eco Week Activities (2017)

Date: 31st Mar 2017, Categories: Eco Committee, Eco Week, Primary 2

P2 used to eco week to have a positive impact on our school and local area. We undertook three different challenges to promote our new eco targets and to work towards our next green flag. In the eco garden we cleared out and de-weeded the P2 planting tub. We raked the soil and Mrs Hanks helped […]

P2 Visit WH Smith

Date: 24th Mar 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Primary 2

Following our World Book Day activities, P2 got to visit our local WH Smith store to find out a little more about how the books we love get to our local shops. James, the manager, very kindly invited us along to explain how they catalogue their books, stock their shelves and help celebrate World Book […]

P2: Marvellous Mapping

Date: 6th Mar 2017, Categories: Primary 2

Marvellous mapping skills have been on show in P2 these past few weeks. To begin our learning, the children created mind maps in groups to tell us what they already know about Helensburgh and mapping. We continued to probe their knowledge, asking them to include questions they wanted answered and anything they wanted to find out […]

P2 Celebrate World Book Day (2017)

Date: 3rd Mar 2017, Categories: Primary 2

P2 celebrated World Book Day this week with a range of fun activities to help promote the joy and importance of reading. On the day, we arranged a book swap, joined the whole school’s Drop Everything and Read initiative and made special caterpillar bookmarks. Over the week we got to choose our own reading books, […]