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As a whole school we have been thinking about others a lot this term.
We had the Children in Need day where we raised money for children less fortunate than us by dressing up and through the Bake Sale. We all looked fabulous during the Whole School Jog! We learned about what Children in Need is and does in class as well as at a special assembly.
It was also a special Remembrance Sunday this year, as it marked the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Again as a school we came together to learn about this very important event and how we show respect to everyone involved. We made our own poppies and collaboratively created the wreathes to join with the community’s display.
We would also like to say Thank You for the donations for the local foodbank, we know that everything brought in will be very much appreciated
More playpod fun today – check out our Twitter page to find out about the mystery playground footprint!
Lots of donations for Dunbar Food Bank appearing – thank you so much – still time to help!!
Bit of a catch up going on here but “recently” we were very lucky to be invited down to our East Linton Library as part of Book Week Scotland, where we met Heather and the Team and received our P1 Book Bug goodie bags.
While we were there we learned about the library and how it works as well as getting a few stories read to us and a bit of a sing song!
A lovely day and we hope the first of many visits to our lovely library!
Since then we have shared the stories in class and had discussions surrounding them, as well as listening to the authors read them online. We voted for our favourite and One Button Benny was clear winner across P1.
We raised £315.15 for Children in Need – great work everyone!
The P5s are encouraging everyone to “switch off” their lights to join in with the campaign organised by the WWF to draw attention to our environment and the wild life that we share our world with.
They are asking everyone to switch off the lights and have an hour of alternative light. You could….
Our planet is struggling because of OUR impact.
The Earth is our Home we need to love it and look after it, we can’t “buy” a new one!!!
Look out for some of the fantastic posters in and around the village.
Is your child eligible for free school meals, and if so, have you registered?
Schools receive additional funding of £1,200 from the Scottish Government for every pupil in P1 to S3 who is registered for free school meals. This is called Pupil Equity Funding, and schools use this additional money to help fund a wide range of initiatives to support achievement and provide the best possible opportunities for children’s learning.
How do I know if my child is eligible for free school meals?
Even if your child does not wish to take up the option of having a free school meal every day, we would encourage you to register so that your child’s school will receive the Pupil Equity Funding allowance to support their learning.