This week we have been celebrating "Scotland Loves Languages" with our P7 Language Ambassadors who came to teach us a French lesson involving our numbers. We practiced counting forward and backwards up to thirty and then played a variety of games to improve our counting and pronunciation skills. We then chose our favourite foreign language ... Continue reading "P3B Week commencing 3rd February 2020"
Here's what P5 have been up to this week... Literacy and English We have continued reading our shared texts Holes, exploring the theme of discrimination within the text. We were told of the life and crimes of Kissin' Kate Barlow, an old western outlaw in the story. After analysing her transformation from well-to-do school teacher ... Continue reading "P5 Weekly Blog"
In writing this week we have been working on imaginative writing using a story starter. The story starter was based around a small door that we found in a large oak tree in the middle of the woods. We listened to a soundtrack of the door opening. The door was very creaky as it began ... Continue reading "P3B Week commencing 27th January 2020"
This week in Primary 6 we have continued to explore time, looking at time durations, am/pm time and solving problems related to time and reading timetables. Our writing task this week was to create a diary entry. We chose to be Via or Auggie from the novel Wonder and created a diary entry as if ... Continue reading "Primary 6 - w/e 7th February 2020"
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"
We have written more poems but this week our subject was the senses. Again we have done a brilliant job. They didn't have to rhyme and we got to choose which sense we wrote our poem on. Some of us even chose to copy our poems out and take them home to show our parents ... Continue reading "The Poets in P4B"
Hi everyone, P1A and P1B here! As we have enjoyed working together lots this week we thought we would do a joint blog. In Phonics we learned a new digraph - ch. We made choo choo trains, wrote sentences using ch words and we even made a yummy lentil and vegetable soup. We chopped the ... Continue reading "Choppity chopping, Subtraction and Scots in Primary 1"
We have been working again on telling the time this week. We were revising o'clock, half past and quarter past and started to learn how to read quarter to on an analogue clock. We played lots of games to practise, a time board game, time dominoes, time pairs, using clocks to set times and playing ... Continue reading "Blurbs, Front Covers and more Time in P3A"
In PE this week we have started to learn some of the skills required to play football. We have been learning how to pass the ball to each other. We have also been learning how to dribble the ball around cones and each other. In Maths we have been continuing to work on developing our ... Continue reading "P3B Week commencing Monday 20th January"
In our Short Read session this week, we read a story called 'The Reiver Rat' (The Highway Rat in Scots). We explored the Scots words in the story and then used clues from the text to work out their meaning. In writing, we learned to describe a character in Scots. We worked together to list ... Continue reading "The Reiver Rat and Lady McNessie (P2B)"
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!"