We visited the National Museum of Scotland on 26th January to find out more about Scottish History. First we investigated the “Early People” halls, finding out about the stone carvings, Gods and stone age tools. After that, we enjoyed taking part in a fabulous re-enactment of the second Jacobite rebellion. To finish, we went to … Continue reading Scottish History comes to life at NMS
Bikeability started last week, and the pupils who managed to take part appeared to enjoy it. Please note that P5s will NOT have to bring their bikes on the following dates as there will be no Bikeability: Monday 8th February 2016 – no trainers in school. Monday 22nd February 2016 – Inservice Day – pupils … Continue reading Bikeability – P5 Dates
Bikeability started last week, and the pupils who managed to take part appeared to enjoy it. Please note that P5s will NOT have to bring their bikes on the following dates as there will be no Bikeability: Monday 8th February 2016 – no trainers in school. Monday 22nd February 2016 – Inservice Day – pupils … Continue reading Bikeability & P5 Dates
The January Newsletter was sent home by pupil post at the end of last week. You can also read a copy below.
First we looked at brochures to find out about holidays in Kenya. We found out that there were nice hotels with swimming pools and and lots to see and do in this interesting country. The Safaris looks fun! Time to book our flights…. We learned that flights to Kenya were from London. We discussed the … Continue reading Flying to Kenya
On Tuesday we went to a cluster Badminton Festival at Ross High where we made some new friends and had lots of fun practising our badminton skills. It was organised by the ELC Badminton development officer, who was recently awarded an ‘British Empire’ award from the queen for all her hard work and dedication to the sport! … Continue reading Cluster Badminton Festival
In January and February we have been learning to play badminton. Mrs Black, the came into school to Badminton success criteria I can throw shuttle overarm/underarm using correct technique, balance and bounce shuttle on racket I can hold the racket correctly for forehand and backhand shots I can stand side on to the shuttle when … Continue reading Learning Badminton Skills
On 25th January we learned about the life of the great poet, Robert Burns. We listened to a few of his famous poems and songs and sang ‘Auld Lang Syne’. During the rest of the week the class participated in map work and other activities to learn more about our country and our culture. When we learn about … Continue reading A wee bit o’ Scots….