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P6/7 Brunel Project – Suspension Bridges

This week for our Isambard Kingdom Brunel Project we looked at suspension bridges and how the Clifton Suspension Bridge was designed. We compared this to the Forth Road Bridge and noticed similarities. We conducted an investigation into how the forces are distributed on these types of bridges and what makes them so strong. Clifton Suspension … Continue reading P6/7 Brunel Project – Suspension Bridges

Primary 1

Maths Challenge 4

In maths we are counting forwards and backwards to help with addition and subtraction. Squares Count forwards and backwards between 0 and 100 eg 25 to 45 or 83 to 63 etc Circles Count forwards and backwards between 0 and 30 eg 15 to 25 or 28 to 15 etc Triangles Count forwards and backwards … Continue reading Maths Challenge 4

Support for All

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On 31 October the Scottish Government published Guidance on “Planning improvements for disabled pupils’ access to education” which “describes the requirements the Act places on education authorities and schools to work to improve the education of disabled learners and to help ensure that they are properly included in, and able to benefit fully from, their … Continue reading How accessible are our school computers? Please respond to the survey

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