Well done to everyone who took part in our Scottish Poetry Recital competition. It was a tough decision for our learners to vote on their two best performances from each class to share with the school. Please see the link below to watch each finalist recite their poem. 1st and 2nd place will be awarded ... Continue reading "Scottish Poetry Finalists 2022"
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This week has been very busy in Primary 4! We have finished our class novel 'Yours Sincerely, Giraffe' and have spent time preparing for our costume party! Photos of the costume party will be posted on our P4 Twitter page when available and we hope the pupils have a lot of fun! The costumes are ... Continue reading "Primary 4 8.10.21"
This week in Primary 6, we have been learning how to multiply and divide numbers by 10, 100 and 1000 through a combination of number and worded questions. To apply for the position of pupil council representative the children had to complete a job application form. The children had to think about the skills and ... Continue reading "Primary 6 7/10/2021"
This week Primary 2 are learning the ea sound in phonics. We will be thinking of words with this sound pattern in them and learning to read and write these words correctly.How many ea words can you find in this silly ea song? In maths we are learning to skip count in 3s and 4s ... Continue reading "Primary 2 4.10.21"
Primary 3 really enjoyed participating in Maths Week Scotland last week. We tweeted our activities every day and Maths Week Scotland even liked some of our tweets! We worked hard in writing- learning how to write a recount. We have been using our core and genre targets to help us succeed in this! The children ... Continue reading "Primary 3 4.10.21"
Hello everyone, It has been another great week in P4. In reading, we have been working on developing our clarifying skills. Primary 4 know that there are many strategies we can try if we are unsure what something means and this week we had a go at using a Frayer model. The children did really ... Continue reading "Primary 4 1.10.21"
Hello everyone We have had an excellent week so far in Primary 6. If you would like more regular updates please check our Twitter pages @Mrs_ScottCPS and @MrDrysdale4. Parents evenings take place next Wednesday and Thursday on Skype. Appointments will take place between 4-6:30pm on both evenings. If you would like an appointment please check ... Continue reading "Primary 6 30.9.21"
"Your deeds are your monuments" ( Wonder by R.J.Palacio) Mr Browne's percept this week created some interesting discussing in class. We thought August summed it up very well, "The things we do are the most important things of all...That's why your deeds are like your monuments. Built with memories instead of with stone. " In ... Continue reading "Primary 7"
We hope that you all had a lovely weekend.This week we are learning the 'ay' sound in phonics. The children will be spotting 'ay' words in sentences, reading 'ay' words and writing 'ay' words on their magnetic letter boards. Here is a video where your child can practise reading 'ay' words at home. How many ... Continue reading "Primary 2 27.9.21"
We had another great week in Primary 3 last week, all be it just a short week! We learned how to round to the nearest 10 using the rule of 5 in numeracy and learned 3 new sounds in phonics - u_e, a_e and ea. We also had a lovely lesson making acrostic poems using ... Continue reading "Primary 3 27.9.21"
Hi everyone! Primary 4 have had a very busy week! In Writing the children completed their recount about crash landing on the moon and meeting an alien! We have been working hard to make sure we are using time words (first, then, next etc.) and reading over our work to make sure it all makes ... Continue reading "Primary 4 17.9.21"