Unicef Tips for Parents & Caregivers

Date: 31st Mar 2020, Categories: Rights Respecting School

The current situation we all find ourselves in will likely have had an impact on your family life; be it school closures, working-from-home, caring for loved ones or social or physical distancing. These are significant changes in a short space of time and it’s a lot to navigate for anyone, but especially for parents. Unicef […]

Virtual Assembly (27th March 2020)

Date: 27th Mar 2020, Categories: Special Assemblies, Videos

We can’t all be together in school, so we’re going to try to bring assembly to you. Our very first online assembly featured clips from the P6 / P7 Oliver show, our favourite assembly songs and some fabulous home learning.

Free eBooks from AR

Date: 26th Mar 2020, Categories: Uncategorized

For all of our fabulous readers, Accelerated Reading (AR) are providing free access to over 7000 ebooks and child-friendly news articles on their myON site. You can read them on laptops, Chromebooks, tablets and phones. There’s books for every level and in every genre.

New Mindfulness Area

Date: 25th Mar 2020, Categories: Uncategorized

To all of our families and friends of Hermitage Primary School, our children’s mental health is very important, and at this time, especially so. So, today we’re launching our Mindfulness Ideas Area to help with ideas, exercises and activities to support mental wellbeing.

Tune into a Live Lesson

Date: 24th Mar 2020, Categories: Uncategorized

Why not try tuning into a live lesson today? Here’s two great options to start your day. From 10am you can catch the Glasgow Science Centre team with their daily live experiment, or how about a bit of fitness with Joe Wicks to really get your day going?

Introducing our Home Learning Area

Date: 18th Mar 2020, Categories: Uncategorized

We send our continued best wishes to our school ‘family’ in this challenging time and hope you enjoy using our new area to access Learning from Home.