Yet another busy week in P4B, culminating in our assembly yesterday. Our assembly was on the Vikings and we split into groups of 4 and researched an aspect of Viking life. We then presented our power points in the assembly. Mrs.Burton thought we did brilliantly and worked really well in our groups of 4. We ... Continue reading "Our Assembly and 80's day in P4B"
Another busy week in P1a. We made and tasted pancakes with Mrs Woolsley, Mrs Anderson and Mrs Stapleton. It was a lot of fun, and we thought they tasted better than the ones in the shops. In IDL we further explored transport by looking at the history of trains. We loved learning about the locomotive, ... Continue reading "P1a's pancakes, trains and 80's"
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"
We have been busy this week in literacy, planning our comic strips. We have chosen our favourite infant books to summarise and read to primary 1. As next Thursday is World Book day, we have written invitations to invite Primary 1 up to our classroom , which we are going to transform into a ... Continue reading "28th February p5/6"
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"
We have been busy this week learning in Literacy, Maths, Science and Art. One of our favourite activities this week was creating our own Pop Art pictures. If you read on you will see our amazing work! In Literacy we have looked at magic 'e' and some of us have been revising our common words. ... Continue reading "Pop!"
This week has been a very busy week, with rehearsals for Fame happening every day and our technical rehearsal at Linlithgow Academy on Wednesday. In literacy, we explored inference through a text about Theodore Roosevelt and the story of the 'teddy bear'. In maths we have begun to look at money and during 80's day ... Continue reading "Primary 6 - w/e 28th February 2020"
This week P2B went back in time to the 80s! On Thursday we had a whole school 80s day! We came to school in fancy dress, participated in an 80s fashion show and completed a Jane Fonda workout! In class, we learned about toys in the 80s. We watched a video about toys in the ... Continue reading "We love 80s (P2B)"
We had a fantastic visit from one of our parents; Mrs Schofield, who is a kilt maker to trade. She brought in samples of tartan and explained how the cloth was made into a kilt. To demonstrate this she brought in a sample kilt and also a length of material, 5 meters long which was ... Continue reading "P3B Kilted tatties!"
We have had the usual busy time in P4B over the past 2 weeks with a nice little break in between. We are now busy preparing for our assembly which is a week today. We are looking forward to showing you what we have been learning. We have been finding out about Viking longships and ... Continue reading "Vikings are still present in P4B"
What a busy couple of weeks in P1a. We enjoyed a lovely wee break in the middle, but have been learning lots of things... Last week in phonics we were learning about ee and ea...this was so tricky, as there is no clear rule of when to use each one...we just need to learn them. ... Continue reading "Phonics, fact families and fun in P1a!"
A blog about last week and this week! We had a great start to the week last week when M's mum came to visit us. She is a kiltmaker, she brought us an example of a kilt she would make today and explained just how she makes it. She also brought a piece of tartan ... Continue reading "All About Tartan in P3A"