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"
Hello Everyone! Last week Primary 2 continued to compare life in the past and present. They enjoyed talking about and tasting the difference in breakfast foods from now and in the past. They explored where the food comes from and the differences in packaging and advertising of foods - they definitely preferred present day breakfast ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Update 30.11.20"
Hello everyone, we hope this post sees you well. We have had yet another exciting and busy week in P3! Our Egyptian topic continues to amaze us. This week we have been learning all about the process of mummification. We selected pictures and put them into the correct order. We then had a look at ... Continue reading "Primary 3 Update"
Hello, as usual we have had another busy week in P7! In Writing, we have been using our knowledge of persuasive techniques to argue why reading is so important. We were shocked to find out the number of children reading every day for pleasure is at its lowest since the National Literacy Trust started monitoring ... Continue reading "Primary 7 - 27.11.20"
Primary 6 have had yet another busy week. We have started our new topic called Who do you think you are? We have chosen different counties round the world that some of our classmates come from and are beginning to research them. This week we have also been working on mapping skills. We have been ... Continue reading "27.11.20 Primary 6"
Hello, It has been a busy week for Primary 5! In Maths, the children have to continue to practice using protractors to measure angles. The class have made fantastic progress and our now experts in this new skill. In Coordinates, the class were drawing their own coordinate grids (or as we found out are called ... Continue reading "Primary 5 - 27.11.2020"
Hello everyone! We are having another fun and busy week in Primary 4. This week the children found out about our school Christmas performance! Each stage in the school has been tasked with recreating a part of the Nativity story. The children have been excited to learn about Primary 4s plans and this week we ... Continue reading "Primary 4 27.11.20"
Monday 23 Nov The link for the new homework sheet is above. It should be completed by Friday 4th December. We hope the children are enjoying using the new 'Read, Write, Count' resources and have liked listening to the stories read by us on the blog. The children in P2 have been very busy learning ... Continue reading "P2 23rd November 2020"
Last week was another great week in P2/1 and this week we have lots planned. Homework From now on we are using an online resource called Seesaw for our homework. It's a great resource which allows the children to complete activities on a tablet or phone and submit them online. Today we will be sending ... Continue reading "P2/1 update 23.11.20"
Good morningPrimary 1 have been very busy the past few weeks. We have begun a new interdisciplinary topic learning all about toys. We started this topic with a virtual visit from the museum services. Maureen called us on the class laptop and spoke about some of the toys children played with in the olden days. ... Continue reading "Primary 1 23.11.20"
Hello Everyone, We were excited this week to meet the ladies from the museum virtually. They were very impressed with our 'museum' we have set up in our classroom and we await in anticipation for their museum objects to be brought to us. We learned lots of new things, and even found out about the ... Continue reading "Primary 3 20.11.20"
This week Primary 6 began our new interdisciplinary topic 'Who do you think you are?' The main focus of this topic will be Europe but we will also be finding out about different countries around the world. Last week for homework the children were asked to find out if anyone in their family was born ... Continue reading "Primary 6 Update 20 November"