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14
JUN

In Handwriting we were practising the diagonal join to the letter "r" and working hard on our letter formations and pencil control. In Maths we played a game of "Noggle". We all tried our best to make the biggest number! The highest number was 151,361. We also finished off division with remainders. In Big Maths ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 10th June."

07
JUN

In Handwriting we were practising the diagonal join to the letter "y" and working hard on our letter formations and pencil control. In Maths this week we were learning how to do division with remainders. we are all are working very hard on division and using our knowledge of times tables to assist us. In ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 3rd June 2019"

31
MAY

In Maths this week we finished off the work on our bar & pie charts. We then interpreted the data from the playground and made sets of questions to challenge each other. In addition to this we also played a game of Noggle, the highest number generated was 12,600! In Handwriting we practised forming our ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 27th May 2019"

24
MAY

In Maths we started to look at division, what it means and how to use the written method when solving our problems. We played a game of "Noggle" to try and make the largest number from the set of numbers that were chosen at random. We also gathered data about the playground and have started ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 20th May 2019"

26
APR

This week we had a presentation from Matt from the BBC who told us all about his job as a conservationist and a photographer. He allowed us to hold a praying mantis and told us all about climate change. In Maths we started to look at multiplication and challenged ourselves by playing a multiplication grid ... Continue reading "P4/5 Weel commencing 22nd April 2019"

05
APR

We ended term 3 today with our Easter Church service at St. Michael's. Thank you so much to all of the children who took part in the service and to Mrs Begarnie for organising it. It was a lovely way to end the term. Pupil achievements for this week: - A in P5 is currently ... Continue reading "End of Term 3 at SPS and Bonnytoun"

05
APR

On Tuesday we had our last NYCOS lesson. We revised all of the games and song we had been learning. We also surprised Tracy by singing a song that we created using the rhythms and beats she had taught us. We also gave her a nice card signed by us all and a wee present ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 1st April 2019"

29
MAR

On Tuesday we had our eleventh NYCOS lesson. We revised some of the games that we had been learning and composed music using the notes, rhythms, pitch and instruments. We continued with our Egyptian topic by learning about the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb. We finished off all our art work for the Egyptian display in ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 25th March 2019"

22
MAR

On Tuesday we had our tenth NYCOS lesson. We learned a new song called "Categories". We had to think of an animal which sounded out two beats otherwise you were knocked out of the game. We continued with our Egyptian topic by learning about the mummification process. We wrote a set of detailed instructions in ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 18th March 2019"

15
MAR

During our 8th NYCOS session we learned a new song called, 'Someone Sitting on a High High Hill'. We really enjoyed it! In our writing this week we focussed on being presentation perfect. This helped us improve our writing by making sure our spelling was correct, that we had remembered punctuation and our writing was ... Continue reading "Primary 4/5 - Week Beg. 11th March"

08
MAR

On Tuesday we had our seventh NYCOS lesson. We were learning a new song called "Mrs White had a fright in the middle of the night". We learned it by playing a game that involved counting the rhythm and hiding an object. We continued with our Egyptian topic by learning how to read and write ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 4th March 2019"

01
MAR

On Tuesday we had our NYCOS lesson. We were learning a new African song that used clapping and a ball. On Wednesday we continued with our Egyptian topic and investigated pyramids. We used sugar cubes, spaghetti pasta and mini marshmallows to build pyramids. We also used our bodies to make pyramids and used a pyramid ... Continue reading "P4/5 Week commencing 25th of February"

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