The story so far: Well, Primary 7 were looking at the war poets, particularly Wilfred Owen's masterpiece 'dulce et decorum est' and were inspired to try writing their own poems on the subject of war. The results were truly stunning, so much so that the class held a competition to decide on the best work. ... Continue reading "War Poets Watch Out"
Hello everyone It has been a very fun and busy week again in Primary 4. Yesterday we finished filming our part of the nativity story for Carmondean's "Christmas 7" Project. The children were able to watch our part in class today and were very excited and pleased about how it all came together! Keep your ... Continue reading "Primary 4 10.12.20"
Hello All We are filming a short piece of the nativity story tomorrow and some parents have asked if children should still come in PE kit. If they are able to they can wear school uniform on top e.g. polo shirt, sweatshirt or cardigan and PE bottoms e.g. joggers or leggings but this is not ... Continue reading "Primary 2 - Thursday 10th December"
It is always a pleasure to see examples of good work in school, but these two pieces blew me away completely. The children in P7 have been studying the book 'Wonder', and one of the tasks was to re-design the book cover. I think you'll see what I mean with these two examples: Aaron ... Continue reading "Artists in the Making"
Last week Mrs Steel and the children had a fantastic time out in the snow in the nursery garden. We hope you enjoyed seeing the photos on seesaw. Thanks so much for making sure your child had suitable clothing for the snow. We've really enjoyed using seesaw for communication and home learning and we hope ... Continue reading "P2/1 update 7th December 2020"
Primary 2 Primary 2 have now been given access to SeeSaw. We hope you have been able to log on and complete the subtraction activity that has been set for all the boys and girls. Here is the homework for the next 2 weeks. You can also find this sheet on SeeSaw. They are all ... Continue reading "Primary 2 7.12.20"
Good morning.Primary 1 had a great week last week, finishing off with a fun trip to the nursery garden for some fun in the snow and outdoor learning.This week we are learning about h and w in phonics. The children are becoming really confident thinking of words with each sound at the beginning and are ... Continue reading "Primary 1 7.12.20"
Hello everyone, we cannot believe that is another week of P3 finished! We have been busy this week learning all about the Egyptian gods, their roles and what the special symbols meant. We created our own gods. The children were very creative. We had a god of birds, one to protect pyramids and even a ... Continue reading "Primary 3 Update 04.12.20"
Hello, Happy December! The snow arrived right on time for the lead up to Christmas! As 2020 has thrown us many curveballs, we have had to adapt our usual nativity performance. Instead this year, each class will be filming a section of the Christmas Story which will be edited together. We have been holding auditions ... Continue reading "Primary 5 - 03.12.2020"
Who knew we would end the week in a blanket of snow! Very exciting but also a reminder of how we are now heading into Winter so a small plea to check your child is wearing lots of layers, appropriate footwear etc as we will still try to get outside as much as possible. Our ... Continue reading "Primary 6 4.12.20"
Hello everyone This week has been a fun, busy one in Primary 4! We were very excited to begin PE lessons with Mrs Ferguson on Wednesday (well done to everyone for remembering their PE kit!) The children learned of Primary 7's challenge for the rest of the school to "Race to the North Pole!" before ... Continue reading "Primary 4 3.12.20"