P1: Paired Reading (Nov 2017)

Date: 13th Nov 2017, Categories: Class of 2017, Latest News

Primary 1 thoroughly enjoyed a session of paired reading on Friday 10th November.  Here is a selection of photographs from their activities.  

P2’s Big Challenge: Designing and making a farm barn (Nov 2017)

Date: 8th Nov 2017, Categories: Class of 2016, Latest News

As Learning Block 1 was coming to an end, P2 were given a challenge to design and make a farm barn using their choice of either recycled materials or construction blocks. The aim of this challenge was to allow the children to demonstrate both the knowledge and the skills they had learned during the Farm […]

P3 Assembly Song Practise

Date: 5th Oct 2017, Categories: Class of 2015

Below you can find both a piano backing track and a vocal track to help you practise for our upcoming special assembly. Good luck and practise hard… 1. Piano Backing Track 2. Vocal Track

P6 Announce Pupil Council Election Results (Oct 2017)

Date: 1st Oct 2017, Categories: Class of 2012, Pupil Council, Videos

Following last week’s secret ballot, Returning Officers from Primary Six took to the stage at a special assembly this afternoon to announce the Pupil Council election results.  Before declaring the results, Primary Six introduced some video highlights to explain their learning to date and how they had planned, organised and ran the election as part […]

P2: Briarlands Farm Trip (Sep 2017)

Date: 27th Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2016

Briarlands Farm welcomed P2 this week as they took their farm learning outdoors and onto a working farm. There was some hands-on feeding time with the smaller animals, a tractor ride, a little play in the park and time to test our jumping skills on some inflatable pillows. A very special thank you to our […]

P3: Active Maths (Sep 2017)

Date: 26th Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2015

In P3 we have been using lots of resources to help us with our maths work.  We used scales to weigh the potatoes Mrs Hanks helped us to grow in the school garden.  We have also been using Numicon to help us to better understand number as well as to build our skills in explaining […]

P7: WW2 Visit (Sep 2017)

Date: 26th Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2011

P7 enjoyed a visit from Sheila Watt who brought some WW2 artefacts.  We also made Morse code kits and sent secret messages!

P2: Great Work in our PE Lessons! (Sep 2017)

Date: 26th Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2016

P2 have been thoroughly enjoying their PE in the last few weeks. They have been practising their ball skills and balancing techniques with a range of equipment. Please enjoy some photos from our outdoor and indoor sessions this week. They had lots of fun!

P6: Run Pupil Council Polling Day (Sep 2017)

Date: 21st Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2012, Pupil Council

Today, P6 successfully organised and ran Hermitage Primary’s first ever polling day. The polling station was led by entirely by P6 pupils with Returning Officers, Presiding Officers, Poll Clerks and Ballot Clerks guiding pupils from P4-P7 through the balloting system. Pollsters were also on hand to try to collect live exit data as pupils left the […]

P6: Launch Electoral Commission for Pupil Council Elections (Sep 2017)

Date: 21st Sep 2017, Categories: Class of 2012, Pupil Council

As part of their democracy topic learning, P6 have been working towards planning, organising and running Hermitage Primary’s first polling day to learn about a democratic election process and to promote and guarantee a fair election and result in the 2017 Pupil Council elections. In this pre-election stage, the pupils formed an electoral commission, chose roles […]