The Greyfriar’s Bobby Reel with P2/3! on PhotoPeach P2/3 have been working cooperatively with each other with expert guidance from our P.E. Specialist Mrs Clapperton to design and create their very own Scottish Dance for our P2 and P3 Christmas parties. They have called their dance ‘The Greyfriar’s Bobby Reel’ because everyone agreed that they … Continue reading Dancing ‘The Greyfriar’s Bobby Reel’ with P2/3!
Hansel and Gretel Drama with P2/3. on PhotoPeach P2/3 enjoyed the first of two drama sessions with East Lothian Drama Teacher, Shonagh Davidson, this morning. Shonagh and the children brought the start of the well known traditional fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel, alive with creative dance, responsive mime, talking partner role play and imaginative discussion. … Continue reading Hansel and Gretel Drama with P2/3.
Celebrating Bookweek Scotland at Musselburgh Library! on PhotoPeach P2/3 enjoyed a fun filled morning at Musselburgh Library on Monday 23rd November as part of their launch of Bookweek Scotland. On arrival at the library, the class were very surprised and excited to meet ‘Mac’, the author and illustrator of a series of books about a … Continue reading Celebrating Bookweek Scotland with P2/3!
We are thinking about numerals, recognising and ordering numbers within our play experiences and routines. We can collect “moon rocks” and show the correct amount when an adult or friend gives us a certain number to count out. We had great fun creating a backwards number sequence on our amazing space rocket 10-1 and this … Continue reading Numeracy In The Nursery
The students in P6 have been exploring the theme of Mount Everest and here are a couple of examples of their work. The first short video shows their models of the famous mountain – check out the Yeti. We also show some examples of fact files too. We also recorded a short multi media presentation … Continue reading P6 Mount Everest Videos
Please click on the link below to view the minutes of the Parent Council meeting held on Tuesday 24 November 2015. October 2015 Minutes
It is French Book Day at the Institut français on Saturday 28/11/15. There will be a free workshop for primary teachers (2.00 pm – 3.00 pm) with children’s stories in French. For more information. http://www.ifecosse.org.uk/French-Book-Day.html?lang=en
Excellent blogging P5B!! Very impressive. Miss Graham
P7’s had a great time today during their construction workshop. Their mission was to devise a plan and construct a 4m by 4m tetrahedron. P7 started by building individual tetrahedrons and then worked as a team to join them together to make one giant tetrahedron! During the workshop, P7 got an inside look into the day to … Continue reading P7 Construction Workshop
How the language you speak changes your view of the world This article is well worth a read! Learning a language can really change the way you see the world….and your place in it! Thanks to Mr Coady for sharing this Miss R