This week P4/5 had a challenge to carry out a fair experiment on seeds to see if they grow in dark places.The factors that remain the same would be:amount of water given to the seeds,the amount of seeds used and the how the seeds are planted. By P6/7 Press Officer’s Nathan,Andrew and Robbie.
Science in P4/5 on PhotoPeach
P1′s really enjoyed there Giraffes can’t dance.They did the Chachacha, the Walts and the Tango. By P6/7
Press Officer’s Robbie & Ewan
Giraffes can’t dance on PhotoPeach
P1/2 wants to know – does a jacket make a snowman melt faster? on PhotoPeach
Macmerry went to Dynamic Earth, the P1′s and P3/4′s went first and the rest of the school went a week later. The P1′s especially liked the iceberg. Abbie Moffat from P6/7 loved everything she said she couldn’t choose. By P6/7 Press officers Robbie & Ewan.
Macmerry at Dynamic Earth! on PhotoPeach
Macmerry had a Cooking MAD day on Friday 7th February. Penston, Greendykes and Westbank all baked, cooked or made something. Westbank cooked soup; Greendykes baked bread sticks and Penston made sandwiches. Everyone enjoyed it and hoped to do it again.
By P6/7 Press officer’s Robbie and Andrew.
MAD Day at Macmerry on PhotoPeach
P4/5 have done two workshops last week one about the John Muir project and one about music.
p4/5 John Muir and music workshops on PhotoPeach
P3/4 have been making apple and orange ice lollies.By dilutting and freezing the juice, today at lunch time they were ready to be eaten and enjoyed. By Robbie & Andrew P6/7 Press Officers.
P3/4′s Ice lolly’s on PhotoPeach
P3/4 had an excellent assembly on Friday the 31th January, talking about food waste, saving water and not dropping litter. Parents gathered to watch their children talk about what they were learning.
By Robbie & Andrew P6/7 Press Officers.
P3/4 Assembly on PhotoPeach
P6/7 had a magnificent Burns Evening on the 27th January. They had a piper, a drummer and a violinist. Ex pupils Laura and Claire performed Highland dancing and P3 pupils Declan and Calvin did some Scottish dancing.P6′s Ewan Breckenridge read out To a Haggis and his twin brother Connor recited his poem, Killiecrankie. P7′s Sebastian Grant did the same as Connor; Killiecrankie.P5′s Sadie Blyth did 3 verses of To a mouse! All in all it was great Evening pulled off by P6/7.
By Robbie P6/7
P6/7 Burn’s Evening on PhotoPeach
Everyone at Macmerry thoroughly enjoyed the Christmas parties this week. I’m sure you’ll agree that everyone looked lovely all dressed up in their party outfits. P1 even had a special visitor. Can you guess who it was? It was SANTA!
Christmas Parties 2013 on PhotoPeach
Christmas Parties Part 2 on PhotoPeach