Our primary pupils are great at reusing and recycling. In these photos Ross, Callum, Jordan, Kayla, Ethan, Lean and Erin have used old yogurt pots to make Monster Pencil Holders. I think they look amazing (scary - but amazing!).
These photos show Andrew, Nathan and Cody are getting to know some of the animals that live in the Pinewood garden. The snails were found hiding in old plant pots and the boys really enjoyed looking after them. They discovered that snails really like banana! In these photos Ryley, Aiden, Andrew, Nathan, Joe and Graeme [...]
Group 8 would like to help a local charity called 'The West Lothian School Bank'. We are asking for donations of any school uniform, shoes and jackets. Also items such as pencils, pens, school bags and lunch boxes etc. These can be used and in good condition or brand new. Any help would be much [...]
The eco committee have been busy taking stock of all the things we do at Pinewood to help the environment. As you can see from the lists above we do a lot! But, not content to rest on their laurels, the eco committee (group 6) plus some of group 2 went for a walk round [...]
Groups 1 and 2 have had a rip-roaring time this week with their recycled rockets. The pupils used old juice bottles to make water powered rockets and had a great time shooting them across the playground. In this photo Matthew is just preparing to launch his rocket using a foot pump. He pumped it so [...]
We can't believe that it is almost two years since Pinewood was awarded its first Eco School green flag. The flag now proudly flies above the front door to the school telling everyone who visits that we are a school that cares about the environment. Watch this space for a round up of all the [...]
Group 6 have been very busy this term. They have been enjoying stories and rhyme time. During cooking they have used different equipment to measure - spoons, scales measuring jugs and cups - and different food preparation techniques - peeling, slicing, cutting and mixing. The children have enjoyed using different technologies and have been participating [...]
Thank you to Leah, Christopher and Luke for sending in their Snow Day photos. They look fantastic. Your prizes will be sent home next week.
Thank you to our friends at Waterstone's in Livingston who exchaged over 70 of our Book Day tokens for new books to use in Pinewood. These will be used in Language, the school library and for our new homework bags. Well done to Group 8 who collected the books today.
Hi everyone, this is the designer of the Blue Sensory logo. Here is how I designed the logo and came up with the name of our company, Blue Sensory. I came up with the name by combining two things, the colour blue from the pinewood school logo and sensory from the sensory toys that we [...]