We did it! A massive congratulations to all the pupils for completing this challenge. The children showed determination and resilience while running their laps. Some individuals where even able to go beyond 2.6 miles! Each class was presented with a certificate to keep in their room as a reminder of their achievement. Well done! ... Continue reading "London Mini Marathon Challenge"
P7S had fun this morning creating their own 3D origami modular shapes whilst following instructions on a webinar. Japan is our current context so the link to cross curricular tasks allowed us to encompass a range of outcomes. The class had to listen very carefully to each sequential instruction, other skills they demonstrated were resilience ... Continue reading "Maths Week P7S A webinar on 3D shapes and their properties"
This week, classes are taking part in the London Mini Marathon Challenge. It involves jogging or running 2.6 miles across two weeks from the 28th of September until Friday the 9th of October. In PE, students have been developing their stamina and the Mini Marathon is a great opportunity for them to apply their knowledge ... Continue reading "London Mini Marathon Challenge"
Please see a reminder below about P.E days for our classes this session. P1a - Tuesday & Thursday P1b - Tuesday & Wednesday P1c - Monday & Tuesday P2/1 - Monday & Thursday P2a - Wednesday & Thursday P2b - Tuesday & Thursday P3a - Wednesday & Friday P3b - Wednesday & Thursday P4/3 - ... Continue reading "Outdoor P.E - Reminder of days"
Please see important information below about medication in school for pupils. Pupil Medication in School
After many years as a Nursery Nurse at ECPS Mrs O'Neill is now retiring. Some of us visited Mrs O'Neill today to hand over the many cards, gifts and pictures that have been handed in by both families and staff members. She really was overwhelmed by everyone's generosity. I'm sure you would all join me ... Continue reading "Farewell Mrs O'Neill"
Thank you for all your hard work completing all the PE tasks during home learning. Although it wasn't the normal Health Week, Sports week and East Calder Marathon, I am so proud of how you accepted the challenge of PE home learning. I hope that you have an active and fun summer. I can't wait ... Continue reading "Well done in PE"
It was lovely to see so many of our Primary 7 pupils today for their transition event. Here is a copy of your video message from all of the staff at ECPS to wish you luck moving on to High School to share with your families.
Good morning everyone. Hope you all had a lovely weekend. Here is your Home Learning Grid for this week. The resources required to complete the fun Harry Potter Virtual Class Trip activity can be found in your files section of your class Team in a folder. You can access your grid and resources on the School ... Continue reading "Primary 7/6L and Primary 7S Home Learning"
Good morning everyone! As this is our last week I had promised you in class that we would have a fun week of experiments. The biggest request was Elephant's Toothpaste so I will make this at home this week and I will post the video on the blog and Teams after! Are there any fun ... Continue reading "Science Fun!"
Good morning everyone, For PE this week, we will be taking part in the Youth Sport Trust's National Sports Week. There are five different categories of activities and challenges. You can pick what categories and what activities you take part in. I recommend doing at least one activity a day as well as getting outside ... Continue reading "PE Home Learning - 22nd June"
This week Primary 6 and 7 pupils will participate in our Digital Careers Fayre event as part of their home learning grid activities. Over the last few weeks our parents, families and friends have shared with us their wonderful responses to our Careers Fayre video request. A huge thank you to all who participated and ... Continue reading "ECPS Digital Careers Fayre 2020"