Rag Bag Collection

Date: 26th Feb 2018, Categories: News

Please note that the next Rag Bag Collection will take place on Thursday 17th May.

Accelerated Reading and Mathletics Awards (Feb 2018)

Date: 26th Feb 2018, Categories: News

There was lots of anticipation at the monthly Achievement Assembly on Friday as the school waited to hear the results of the awards for Mathletics and Accelerated Reading. The Accelerated Reading trophy is given out at the end of each Learning Block to the year group with the most points. Points are gained every time […]

P3’s Pop Up Tuck Shop (Feb 2018)

Date: 26th Feb 2018, Categories: Class of 2015, News

As part of our Shops and Shopping topic, we learned how to run a shop. We chose a product to sell, chose our target audience and chose how much to sell our product for.  We learned about making a profit and decided to give our profits to a charity called Refuweegee.  They aim to make […]

P3: Visit to Local Shops (Jan 2018)

Date: 7th Feb 2018, Categories: Class of 2015, News

As part of our Shops and Shopping topic, we wrote to local shops to ask them if we could visit them to find out what it’s like working in a shop.   In our language lessons, we learned how to write letters using the proper layout.  In ICT, we learned how to do touch typing and […]

P5: Electricity Topic Challenge (Jan 2018)

Date: 5th Feb 2018, Categories: Class of 2013, News

P5 were challenged to work together to plan and create a working lighthouse model. Their models had to include a working electrical circuit with a lightbulb and switch. Each group also had to choose a suitable energy source which would power their lighthouses and design a poster justifying their energy source.  Each group had to […]

Scottish Afternoon (26 Jan 2018)

Date: 30th Jan 2018, Categories: News, Scottish Afternoon

On Friday 26th January Hermitage Primary held a Scottish Afternoon to celebrate Burns Day. There was plenty of talent on show as pupils recited Scots poems, performed Highland dances and played Scottish songs on a variety of instruments. Guests from the local community came along and later enjoyed tea, coffee and shortbread served by Primary […]

P6: Robert Burns Animation (Jan 2018)

Date: 29th Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, News, Scottish Afternoon, Videos

In the lead up to Scottish Afternoon 2018, Primary Six were challenged to teach the school about the life of Robert Burns in a short video to be played to pupils and guests at the opening of the event. Primary Six started the creative journey by researching the life of Burns and writing biographies on […]

P4: Accelerated Reading (Jan 2018)

Date: 23rd Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2014, News

P4s lead the way in Accelerated Reading at Hermitage Primary. “The more that you read, the more things you will know.  The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” –  Dr Seuss      

P1: Practice their Ball Skills (Jan 2018)

Date: 17th Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2017, News

Our P1 classes enjoyed practising their ball skills today.  Many tried dribbling, bouncing and passing different types of balls.

P7: Internet Safety Talk (Jan 2018)

Date: 16th Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2011, News

Primary 7 had an internet safety talk with PC Stamp. The children asked very good questions and not one of them gave out their passwords when asked! They now have to design a poster about how to stay safe on the internet – Good luck Primary 7!