This was our first week of learning from home. Monday was a bit confusing with lots of tech issues and many questions, however we all managed to complete the work and helped each other where we could. Tuesday was better as we were able to access the work more easily. We still had questions but ... Continue reading "Home Learning in P7a"
Where to start with everything that has been going on in P7B over the last two weeks... After showcasing their outstanding musical theatre talents in the FAME! performances, P7B have been settling back into their classroom routines (while also showing Miss Kennedy the Springfield ropes!) and showcasing a whole range of other talents. Mysteries have ... Continue reading "Well, hello there from P7B!"
This week has all been about FAME. We had our last full in school rehearsal on Monday and then on Tuesday we had two full dress rehearsals at the Academy. These went really well and we were very happy with what we had learned. Rebecca Holmes took pictures of us and they look amazing ... Continue reading "P7a Fabulous, Fantastical FAME :)"
This week has been a very busy week, with rehearsals for Fame happening every day and our technical rehearsal at Linlithgow Academy on Wednesday. On Tuesday we had our third skiing lesson, everyone is having great fun and the weather has been beautiful. In numeracy we have been using our skills in real life contexts, ... Continue reading "P7a, FAME, Skiing and singing"
On Tuesday we had our second skiing session. The weather was lovely and we all had great time. Kieran came with us, but we think we are way better than him On Wednesday we visited Linlithgow Academy, this was interesting as we managed to visit some of the classes we will be attending and ... Continue reading "Skiing, Singing and School Stuff in P7a"
This week, in Maths we have been learning about how to exchange money if you travel abroad. In literacy we have been finishing off our Scottish poems inspired by Robbie Burns. N.G got to say her poem in assembly. On Monday P7 got a visit from the Poppy bus we got to make our own ... Continue reading "P7b blog"
On Monday we did our first complete read and sing through of Fame, we are doing really well. On Wednesday Mrs Gordon helped choreograph our first dance and on Thursday Mrs Bell started our singing sessions. Next week some of us will have an after school dance session- details will be dojo'd out to parents. ... Continue reading "Fabulous Fame in the making!"
Primary 7s have been revising on their multiplication and division strategies. They been learning about WWII. This involved lots of cooperative work, researching and script writing. In addition to this, the children have analysed the poem " The Sodger's Rerurn" by Robert Burns. They then wrote their individual narrative poem which included Scottish words. They ... Continue reading "P7b"
This week we have focused on Robert Burns and Joan Eardley. We looked at a few of Robert Burns poems as well as reading about his life. We tried to work out what the Scots words he had used meant, this tricky and we all had to help each other. After this we investigated Joan ... Continue reading "Crazy, Crafty, Crackin P7a's"
We are so proud of all the P6s and P7s for presenting their Scottish Opera to the whole school. They have worked extremely hard and it paid off! Well done all of you. You have made everyone so very proud! This week we have; Researched facts about life during World War II. Looked into the ... Continue reading "P7b"
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"
We've had a flurry of pupil achievements this week. Please enjoy reading all of the successes below: - Well done to our school football team who performed brilliantly at the George Allan event last Sunday and also at a schools' event at Herriot Watt this week. You are all champions! -An amazing effort from our ... Continue reading "Pupil Achievements"