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18
JUN

We can't believe that there is only 1 more week of term left! This year has flown by!Primary 1 have been working hard this past week. In phonics they have learnt the 'oa' sound pattern and were able to say lots of words containing this sound. Many children were able to challenge themselves to write ... Continue reading "Primary 1 18.6.21"

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JUN

We've had another fantastic week of fun in Primary 1. We would like to say a huge thank you to Mrs Ferguson for organising the Sports Day for Primary 1 this week. We had the opportunity to race in our house teams, play the javelin and football. We played lots of fun games and worked ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

31
MAY

We've had another great week in primary 1! Thank you to everyone that assisted us this week with our junk modelling scarecrows! We had a blast using lots of different recycled materials in creative ways to make our very own scarecrow. We used plant pots, bottles, cardboard, cloth, cardboard box packaging, glue and masking tape ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

14
MAY

What a fun week we've had in primary 1! We are starting our new farming topic in school and the children were asked what they would like to learn and what new farming play areas they would like in the classroom. We are going to be learning all about Scottish arable and pastoral farming, farm ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

26
APR

What a fun week in Primary 1! This week in maths we have been learning all about position and movement. We created grid maps for our Bee Bots and programmed them to move to different areas on the map. We had lots of fun using the Bee Bots, practising coding skills and using vocabulary such ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

26
MAR

We have had lots of fun this week in Primary 1! We have enjoyed exploring our dinosaur topic in more detail this week. We learned all about palaeontologists and the skills they need for work. We looked into Mary Anning and explored a fun drama where we had to find fossils and use tools to ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

15
MAR

We've had lots of fun this week in Primary 1! We have been exploring our dinosaur topic through literacy, art and we've been making our own fact files to showcase all of the facts we have learned so far. In literacy this week we have been learning the sounds 'sh' and 'th' and we have ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

30
NOV

What another fantastic week we have had in Primary 1! In literacy, we have been learning the sounds 'b' and 'u' and have been thinking of words that begin with these letters. We have been working closely on forming letters correctly, blending new words containing these letters and have been identifying the sounds on the ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

09
NOV

Good morning Primary 1! What another fantastic week we've had in P1! This week in literacy we consolidated the sounds r,m,d,e,c and k. The children were asked to sort pictures into the correct category, make these letters using playdough, find the letters on the magnetic board and come up with new words beginning with these ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News 09.11.20"

06
OCT

What a fantastic start to the week! This week in primary 1 we are learning the sounds 'r' and 'm'. The children explore these sounds through our Jolly Phonics program and are encouraged to think of words that begin with these sounds. It would be helpful if you could think of some words at home ... Continue reading "Primary 1 News"

28
SEP

Primary 1 have had another busy couple of weeks. We have taken a break from learning new sounds and instead are consolidating our learning of the letters learnt so far (a,t,s,i,p and n). The children have been practising finding the letters on a magnetic letter board, writing them neatly and thinking of words with each ... Continue reading "Primary 1 w.b.28.9.20"

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SEP

What another fantastic week in Primary 1! We learned how to read, write and recognise the sounds 's' and 'I' and explored this through our Jolly Phonics programme. We had the opportunity to think of words and animals that begin with the letter sounds and practised our 'i' on our igloos. We were introduced to ... Continue reading "Primary 1"