This week we have continued to work on division strategies as well as some revision on addition and subtraction. We have enjoyed listening to lots of class talks on the Vikings and have been impressed with the effort everyone has put into their presentations so far and how confidently they have been delivered! We have ... Continue reading "Vikings galore!"
This week we have been working really hard on our division skills. We have explored different strategies and used concrete materials to help us see when there is a remainder and some of us have also begun working on short division. In number talks we have started to look at negative numbers. We have also ... Continue reading "A busy week in P4A!"
On Monday we were excited to have our first session of hockey with Fraser from Falkirk & Linlithgow Hockey Club. We learned how to hold a hockey stick and that we use the flat side of the stick to hit the ball. Mrs Donald was very impressed by how well we managed to keep the ... Continue reading "P4A Blog"
Everyone has been very busy since returning from our half-term holiday. Here is a round-up of some of the things we have been learning about over the last 2 short weeks. In numeracy we have been continuing to focus on multiplication and have explored how we can use the three times table to help us ... Continue reading "P4A Weekly Blog"
It has been another busy week in P4a. In Numeracy we have continued our work on multiplication with Mrs Donald and Mrs Doyle. We have been multiplying up to 3 digit numbers by 10 or 100. We are trying hard to remember to think about the digits moving the correct number of steps to the ... Continue reading "P4A Weekly Blog"
Comics and the Batcave in P4a P4 a have had a very busy week. In Literacy we have had a focus on comics and graphics novels. We created a Batcave for our class library and have been reading comics in class. We enjoyed reading Dave Pilkey's Dog Man so decided to make our own Dog ... Continue reading "Comics and The Batcave in P4a"
We've had an action packed couple of weeks in school and nursery culminating in an excellent assembly led by P1B and Mrs Reid today. Children told the story of The Hungry Catterpillar and entertained us all. Well done boys and girls! Primary 7 and Primary 6 have both enjoyed fantastic camps to Ford Castle ... Continue reading "This Week's News at SPS and Bonnytoun"
This week we have been learning to write Limericks. Here some of our work; There once was a boy from Welly, who said "I wish I wasn't smelly. He didn't like his cat, so he replaced with a hat, And said " I love jelly". EM There once was a Minecraft dog, who always ... Continue reading "P4 class"
Literacy We finished and uplevelled our diary entry. FD We spelt our words using sign language. Some people started literacy circles for guided reading. Numeracy Some of us multiplied 3 digit by 2 digit numbers using written method. EM I learnt to do multiplication with 2 digit by 1 digit number. AS We ... Continue reading "P4 CLASS"
A few sporting achievements from this week... -Congratulations to two sisters, E and O for their hard work and success in gymnastics! -We are so proud of F in P5 who gained an award from his football club for showcasing positive values! Well done F! Miss Baillie xx
Its been a wonderful week filled with excitement! In Literacy We learnt to expand sentences in order to add information. We read a poem and discussed what it meant. This week, some children presented their PowerPoint about Ancient Egypt to the class. Some also demonstrated their acting skills by presenting a play about Ancient Egypt. ... Continue reading "P4 Class"
We have come to the end of another busy week of learning at Springfield and Bonnytoun. Our children in school had the chance to take part in a number of STEM workshops led by Generation Science. P6-7 pupils had the chance to attend a Careers' Fayre which was held on Wednesday night and saw ... Continue reading "A Week Full of Learning at SPS and Bonnytoun!"