In my Community

In my Community

Level: Primary

Series Title: Carlong Primary Integrated Studies (CPIS)

Subject: Integrated Studies

ISBN: 978 976 638 084 7

Pages: 236

Age Group: 7 - 8 years

Published: 2006

Carlong Primary Integrated Studies Year 2: In My Community is the last of the Grade 2 books in the totally integrated and innovative series, Carlong Primary Integrated Studies. The book looks at the following topics:
  • What is a community?
  • What does my community look like?
  • Who are the people in my community?
  • Places of interest in my community
  • Why do we find these places interesting?
  • Plants and animals in my community
Carlong Primary Integrated Studies Year 2: In My Community fulfils the requirements of the Ministry's new Revised Primary Curriculum for Grade 2, Term 3, Units 1, 2 and 3. It incorporates In My Community Plants and Animals and therefore provides total coverage for Term 3 in one book.


Vilma McClenan
was Coordinator of the UWI Distance Education Centre (UWIDEC), Mona, for many years. She is a distinguished science educator, who in 2000 was awarded the Silver Musgrave Medal from the Institute of Jamaica for Science and Technology Education. She is also the main author of the landmark First Steps in Science (FSIS) series.
U. Eugenie Harrison
is an experienced educator who also taught at the teriary level for over 10 years. She is the Principal of Harrison's Preparatory School, Jamaica.
Bernetta Porter
former Senior Education Officer in the MOE, Jamaica and has been the Training Officer for the Primary Education Support Project (PESP). She has also served as Assistant Coordinator of the NAP.
Sharon Neil
taught English as Principal Lecturer at the tertiary level. She is a Senior Education Officer in the MOE, Jamaica where she has served on the Primary Education Implementation Project (PEIP) and on the NAP.
Wintlett Browne
taught social studies at the secondary and tertiary levels for many years.