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 […]
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 […]
P6 have been creating homes for birds in our playground. They have also been carrying out bird watches and creating fact sheets showing the birds that can be spotted in our playground.
Primary 6 have been learning about bridges for their interdisciplinary topic in learning block 3. They recently walked along the Clyde Bridges trail, being guided by experts from the Institute of Civil Engineers. The children were able to study 16 bridges along the trail, starting at the Millennium Bridge next to the Science Centre and […]
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.
Primary 6 and 7 Film Club have been having great fun learning about the different techniques used in our favourite films. We have learned about different camera angles, shots and how music helps to set the scene. This learning block we have been looking out for all of these techniques in Roald Dahl films and […]
Primary 6 have been working very hard learning about the European Union. The classes were split into teams of 4 to study in preparation for the Argyll and Bute heat. Each team of four competed against one another, with the top score from our school being sent to compare against other schools in Argyll and Bute. We are […]
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 […]
Primary 6 recently took part in a fun filled, active Health week. They were able to take part in exciting activities such as zumba, rugby and food tasting. In rugby they were put through their paces by a coach. They were able to play passing games and compete amongst one another in relay activities. The […]
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.