ECO Week – P5 Seasonality Charts (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Eco Committee, Eco Week, Primary 5

P5 have been learning about seasonality. They have been researching when certain foods are planted and when they are harvested during the year. They used what they have learned to make fantastic seasonality posters to help other children and classes decide what to plant and when to do it.  

P5: ‘The Right Click’ Internet Safety Matter Workshop (Mar 2017)

Date: 30th Mar 2017, Categories: Class of 2012, Primary 5

On Tuesday 28th March Primary 5 pupils and parents participated in a workshop led by volunteers from BT Internet. The workshop talked about strategies to use to stay safe when online and made links with relevant articles from the UNCRC including: Article 16 You have the right to privacy. Article 17 You have the right […]

Pupil Council Talent Show (March 2017)

Date: 27th Mar 2017, Categories: Primary 4, Primary 5, Primary 6, Primary 7

The Pupil Council organised a fabulous talent show raising money for Robin House. Talented pupils from primary 4-7 auditioned to secure places on the Friday afternoon show hosted by primary seven pupil council members! Well done to everyone involved it was a super afternoon of entertainment and raised £352.00.

P5-P7 Football Club (2017)

Date: 2nd Mar 2017, Categories: Football Club, Primary 5, Primary 6, Primary 7

The after school football clubs (P5-P7) have been working well over the past 2 learning blocks. They have been able to develop their skills, shooting and have enjoyed taking part in team games. The children who take part in block 2 attended Hermitage Academy at the beginning of February and competed against other schools. Despite the […]

P5 Samba Drumming (2017)

Date: 1st Mar 2017, Categories: Class of 2012, Primary 5

Primary 5 are very fortunate to have a Samba Drumming specialist visiting for the next few weeks! Roddy introduced the children to a selection of samba instruments including tambourines and surdos drums. Over the coming weeks we will be developing our use of different rhythms to play these instruments altogether as a Samba band would. […]

P4/P5 Knitting Club (2017)

Date: 27th Feb 2017, Categories: Clubs, Primary 4, Primary 5

Keen knitters from P4 and P5 are busy working on their own creations.  Some are using knitting needles to create traditional scarves while other are finger knitting to creating jewellery items.

P5 Health Week News (2017)

Date: 27th Feb 2017, Categories: Health Week, Primary 5

P5 had a very fun and exciting Health week and experienced a range of different and new experiences. They had the chance to learn about and take part in new sports such as Judo, Taekwondo, Zumba, Sailing and even some themed Yoga. P5 loved making their own healthy pitta bread pizzas and had the chance […]

P4/5 Coding Club (2017)

Date: 27th Feb 2017, Categories: Coding Club, Primary 4, Primary 5

Miss Blair, Matthew Egan and Jack from P7 run a Coding Club every Thursday from 3pm to 4pm. We use iPads to code on apps such as Tickle, Tynker and Scratch Junior. Next week we will write code to control a small drone using an iPad. We will try to land on the X using […]

Hot Chocolate at PJ’s Kitchen for Christmas Fair Bake Off winners (2017)

Date: 30th Jan 2017, Categories: Primary 4, Primary 5, Primary 6, Primary 7

The pupils from P4-7 who won the Christmas Fair Bake Off competition recently enjoyed a trip to PJ’s Kitchen. They were treated to a hot chocolate and a delicious slice of fudge cake. Thank you to Mr Joseph for this prize and a big well done to all the winners.

P5: Purple for Polio Planting

Date: 23rd Jan 2017, Categories: Charity Events, Eco Committee, Primary 5

Primary 5 recently spent time working with Mrs Barrie and Miss Eriksen planting crocus bulbs to promote the Rotary Club initiative, Purple for Polio. The team of crack gardners planted bulbs in pots around the school in the hope that they flourish into beautiful purple flowers. The purple flowers symbolise the purple dye used to mark the […]