The next Parent Council Meeting will be held on Monday 1st December at John Muir Campus at 7:00pm – All welcome! November’s PC meeting minutes can be found on page ‘Archive of minutes’. Please note Parent Council Meeting dates have been changed to Monday and Tuesday nights. For updated meeting dates click here
We have been exploring different feelings we can ‘read’ when we look at someone’s face. Once we have created our feeling we ask a friend to guess what we were trying to show. Our creations so far have been superb. The picture shows a sad face created by Maisie, she was able to cheer her […]
What a great start to book week Scotland in P1. Today we all visited the library to meet the author Judy Hayman. She has written two books about a dragon family they are titled Quest for a Cave and Quest for a Friend. Judy told us about the books and showed us some of the […]
We now have our new class blogs ready for use – you will see links to them on the right. Of course we haven’t had time to write any posts yet, but these are the places to look in future for news of each class’s adventures.
Following a 2012 inspection which highlighted that “Children’s use of a range of technologies in their learning is impressive”, staff from Ormiston Primary were asked to contribute a talk to the recent annual conference of the Scottish Centre for Studies in School Administration. The session, by Helen Gardyne and Kirsty Dunn, was recorded and is available on […]
CALL Scotland are running an ICT and Literacy Seminar on Wednesday 10th December, 9.30am-1pm. This FREE event will explore how technology can be used to support learners with additional support needs in assessment of literacy skills. They will look at tools and techniques such as text-to-speech software for accessing reading texts, and for writing, such as […]
Pupils in the green room took part in poppy day by making a display for our wall. We made large poppies on sticks and also thumb-print poppies which we then mounted onto lovely paper.
On Wednesday 19th November we played French hangman with Mrs Donohoe. We had to say the word in French. Then we played French seasons and we had to put scarf on and other things after you have said the months of the year. If you get it correct you say the number in French. Then we played […]
Our school has been entered into a St Andrews day lunch competition on Wednesday. The pupil council and Eco committee have organised the lunch and the whole school have decorated the dining hall with lots of Scottish artwork. We look forward to finding out the result of the competition. The lunch menu on Wednesday will […]