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."
In Literacy this week we have been working on rhyme. We read the Julia Donaldson story, Room on the Broom, and had fun filling in missing rhyming words in the story. We worked together to find matching pairs of rhyming words and choose some of these pairs to write some super sentences. We were very ... Continue reading "P1B - Week ending 14th June"
As the blog wasn't working last week, here is the news from last week and this week. Well it was finally time for the P1a assembly......our P1a journey, it was so nice to see how far we have come. We had a very busy week learning our lines and songs. Mrs Gordon was very proud ... Continue reading "P1a weekly news"
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"
What an exciting week! Our first class assembly! We have worked very hard over the past few weeks preparing for our assembly. Not only have we been learning our lines but we have also been practising the musical accompaniment, painting artwork, making butterfly wands and designing butterflies to decorate the walls. We have had great ... Continue reading "P1B - Week ending 7th June"
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"
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"
This week we learned about mapping and we looked at how using a map can help us. On Monday we made up rhymes to help us remember North, East, South and West. Our favourite was Never Eat Spider Webs! Then we went out into the playground and had a go at making a sketch map ... Continue reading "Mapping, Number revision and Story Writing in P2A"
This week we have started to make guitars in Science. Our challenge is to make sounds that have three different pitches. In maths we have been using tangrams to develop our problem solving skills. We have explored probability and the language that is used. We created our own probability lines. We also looked at co-ordinates ... Continue reading "Primary 5 - w/e 7th June 2019"
This week we have been learning to divide by 4 and 5. We have played lots of division games to improve our recall of our division facts and we have learned how to solve missing number sums such as ? ÷ 5 = 6. Some of us have been learning to divide with remainders. We ... Continue reading "Division, Mapping and Budding Authors (P3A)"
We began the week looking at paragraphing. We were learning what paragraphs are used for and when we should be taking a new paragraph as we begin to write lengthier pieces of text. We learned that a new paragraph should be taken when we change time, place, subject or argument. We worked in pairs to ... Continue reading "Poetry and Paragraphing in P3B"
In Numeracy this week we have been learning to divide by 3. We have been using our multiplication facts for the 3 times-table to help us with our division. Some of us have also been learning to divide by 2, 4, 5 and 10 and some of us have been learning to divide by 6 ... Continue reading "Paragraphs, Poetry and Places of Interest (P3A)"