On Tuesday P2 visited the John Gray Centre in Haddington to learn about what life was like in East Lothian 100 years ago and to see a painting by William Marshall Brown called Hoeing The Fields. We were surprised to see that the women in the picture were wearing long skirts to hoe the fields! … Continue reading P2 Visit to the John Gray Centre
Whole School Information PGL Trip- South of France June 2019 The Modern Languages Department is delighted to announce a planned PGL trip to Ardèche and Mimosa in the south France from Saturday 22 June 2019 to Sunday 30 June 2019. The trip is open to pupils currently studying or interested in studying French at … Continue reading Friday 23rd February 2018
P7 will be running an Orienteering event in the park later this term. In preparation they have been learning about map reading, scale and direction. Today we created a detailed map of the area that will be used alongside our Orienteering maps to position our control points.
P7 took part in an investigation to see how a lady was defrauded of her money through identity theft. They looked at a variety of scams that are common as well as the most common ways people clone identities. Alastair explained what the bank and police can do to help but also highlighted the key … Continue reading P7 learn about Fraud with Alastair from RBS Moneysense.
Some of our pupil voice group represented the school today at the National Nurture Conference in Edinburgh. They presented the work we have been doing throughout the school to promote nurture with a focus on social, emotional and mental wellbeing. They shared all the amazing work we have been doing. Some of the areas they … Continue reading National Nurture Conference – Murrayfield Stadium
To: Parents and Carers of Nursery to P2 Pupils We would like to invite you to our first ever community café here at Cockenzie Primary School on Friday 2nd March between 11am and 12noon. At the café, you’ll get the opportunity to meet our Family Worker, Natalie Moir, learn more about Book Bugs, the library … Continue reading Community Café – Friday 2nd March (Nurs-P2)
The caterpillars have been enjoying using lots of musical instruments and listening to various types of music on CDs. We also enjoyed a trip along to the local library for a Book bug session. The children interacted well, using the instruments and listening to a short story. We have also loved exploring real foods, both … Continue reading Caterpillar Room