P6 Pass-on Beach Cleaning Skills to P3 (Mar 2018)

Date: 18th May 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, Eco Committee, Eco Week, News Team

P6 have found an interest in beach cleaning and decided to adopt the West Bay in Helensburgh. Last term, Primary Six went out and collected a whopping 360kg of waste from the West Bay and enjoyed it so much that they decided to adopt the beach. “It seems very exiting because we’re doing something for […]

P3: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 14th May 2018, Categories: Class of 2015, Eco Week

P3 had a very busy Eco Week with lots of visitors in, who helped us with our learning.  We started the week by carrying out a traffic survey on Sinclair Street.  We compared two different times of day – Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning, to see which was busier.  We made predictions, gathered our data […]

P7: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 7th May 2018, Categories: Class of 2011, Eco Week

Primary 7  collected all the litter from all areas in the playground and then used this data to produce a pie chart and a report. They worked together to come up with solutions to help stop the issue of litter in the playgrounds.  

Exciting Eco Week in P6 (Mar 2018)

Date: 27th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, Eco Committee, Eco Week, News Team

P6 have been working hard in Eco Week. They have had a waste free day and have been recording the growth of their cherry blossoms. On the first day of Eco Week, P6 planned a waste free lunch. They decided to separate the waste by packed lunch and money lunch at each stage. They estimated the […]

P1: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 24th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2017, Eco Week

Primary 1 had lots of fun being green for Eco week with many interesting activities about helping the environment. We enjoyed working as a team in the class to make sure we switched off lights and computers as well as using the right bins for recycling our rubbish. In our Activities session, we made good […]

P5: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 24th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2013, Eco Week

Primary 5 had a great ECO week and loved creating their online travel plan for the school ( coming soon to the school website). P5 were able to use the data collected by P4 to create graphs and charts which show how pupils and staff travel to school and how eco those methods are. They […]

P2: Eco Week (March 2018)

Date: 23rd Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2016, Eco Week

P2 were feeling very green during  Eco week. We went on a creature hunt in our playground and took photos of the creatures we saw using iPads. Then the children researched the creatures we found using the internet. In groups the children created a fact file poster and presented them to each other in a […]

ECO Week – Gardening (2017)

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

All classes have been busy preparing their planters in the allotment with seeds and compost. Look out later in the year to see what we have grown!  

ECO Week – P2 Recycling Posters (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Eco Committee, Eco Week

Primary two learned about materials that can and can’t be recycled. They used their knowledge to create posters to teach others what can and can’t be put in our blue recycling bins.

ECO Week – P4 Battery Recycling (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Class of 2013, Eco Committee, Eco Week

P4 have been researching ways of recycling other items in school. They decided that batteries would be an excellent thing to recycle and contacted a company that could help us. Look out for battery recycling boxes around the school and please bring in any used batteries to recycle. Have a look at the video they […]