P1 and 2 Nativity

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P567 Christmas Party

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Christmas Cinquain

We have been writing Christmas cinquain poetry. We hope you like them.

Chocolate
Yummy, amazing
Breaking, melting, freezing
Delicious melt-in-the-mouth
Treat
By Dante

Santa
Big, chubby
Sneaking, giving, walking
Gives you brilliant presents
Person
By Jamie

Snow man
Frosty snowy
Freezing standing melting
Stands there in the snow
Awesome
By Lucy

Penguin
Cute cuddly
Swimming, diving, splashing
In the North Pole
Bird
By Issi

Visit the P4/5 blog page to read some more.

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School Handbook 2015-2016

Please find attached the school and ELC handbook.

Catherine Wilson

Admin Assistant

Pencaitland PSHandbook 201516

John Muir House Handbook – October 2015

 

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Land Art in the woods with P7

Primary 7 worked collaboratively in the Cooperative home teams to gather materials in the woods and use them to make dragons.

The pupils had to work together to make a “frantic dragon” – the dragons had to made within the 8 minute time limit.

To succeed pupils needed to create an amazing dragon as well as work collaboratively to share ideas.

Look at what they produced…..

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One Minute’s Silence

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Today the school held a minute’s silence as a sign of respect for the victims of Friday’s attacks in Paris.

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P2 meets Gail Watson (from Katie Morag)

P2 were very excited to meet Gail Watson, who pays Katie Morag’s Mum on the television series. Gail is Arran from P2 and Lori from P3’s father’s cousin. She kindly came in and brought us lots of pictures to look at and answered lots of our questions. She told us lots of secrets like there are 2 actors who play Katie Morag!IMGP0043 IMGP0037 IMGP0040 IMGP0041 IMGP0042

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P2 Art in the Botanical Gardens

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Primary 2 visited the Botanical Gardens in Edinburgh. We examined lots of the plants and flowers in the hothouses and then created flower felted pictures using sheep’s wool. It was hard work- you have to cover the design in bubble wrap and rub and knead the wet wool!

The finished felted pictures are on display in our classroom. Come in and see them!

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Check out what P3 have been up to recently!

For the starry eyed amongst you, here is a link to see the recent P3 trip to the Royal Observatory. And here is another to see how P3 got on when Shonagh the drama teacher came in to retell the story (or at least the first half of the story) of Hansel & Gretel

Don’t forget you can check in each week to see how P3 are getting on at their own class blog   http://www.edubuzz.org/p3pps/

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School Photographs

If you wish to buy your child’s school photo please make sure the order is in school by Wednesday 4 November.

Catherine Wilson

Admin Assistant

 

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