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 […]
The gymnastics club have been working hard on a range of skills on the apparatus as well as on the floor. Pupils focused on the key areas of stretching, strengthening, jumping, balancing and tumbling during the sessions and used these skills to create their own gymnastic sequence. The video shows some of the pupils performing […]
We just wanted to take this opportunity to remind everyone that our school will close at 2:30pm on Thursday 29th March and reopen on Monday 16th April. We would like to wish all our students, parents and staff a lovely Easter break!
On Thursday 15TH March P1-P3 took part in a range of exciting World Book Day activities. Books from the READ, WRITE, COUNT bags were the focus for P2 and P3 whilst P1 focused on Julia Donaldson books. A range of themed activities were planned around these. Pupils also brought in their favourite book and shared […]
Well done to all of those who participated in the Pupil Council’s Talent Show on Friday 16th March to raise money for WWF. Please keep returning to our website to find out how much was raised on the day.
In science, we are learning about plants and to help us with our learning, we had a visit from a local florist, Mrs Buet. We learned lots about what a florist does and about different parts of plants. Mrs Buet told us about a famous plant hunter, called George Forrest, who brought plants to Scotland […]
During Health Week Primary 5 enjoyed taking part in a variety of different activities. Pilates was a particular favourite with the children where they took part in a session which combined Zumba moves, Boxercise and Pilates! There were lots of sweaty faces after a 1 minute plank challenge to end the session!! P5 also had […]
P2 have been working hard designing and writing our very own smoothie recipes. The children chose their own ingredients and gave their creations an exciting name. The children then chose their favourite smoothie recipe for us to make and sample. In groups, the children used their knowledge of halves and quarters to help prepare and […]
February has been a busy month for us in P1 with lots of new and exciting activities. We have begun studying our new topic about Dinosaurs and are really enjoying exploring the landscape of these wild beasts. We have also been active and healthy with our Health Week activities too. Our new topic this learning […]
On the advent of spring, P6 dusted off their runners to begin their Hermitage x-country careers. Their first two sessions kicked off their strength and stamina work as they train towards the inter-schools event later in the year. It was a crisp day in the park with lots of smiles on faces and a few […]