Author Archives: Dave Cain

Ancient Greek Olympics & Guitar Hero

We held an Ancient Greek Olympics at our parents open afternoon on Monday. After the opening ceremony – procession, opening speech and athletes pledge, the 5 city states of Troy, Athens, Sparta, Corinth and Rhodes competed across 5 different sports … Continue reading

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Spectacular, Awesome, Fantastic

Were just some of the descriptions of the P7 show held on Thursday 31st May. Their play told the Primary 7 version of the traditional Snow White tale. The rest of the school enjoyed the dress rehearsal in the afternoon … Continue reading

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Meadowbank Athletics

Teams from P6 & P7 attended the Meadowbank athletics tournament today and did the school proud. Each pupil gave their all against 13 other schools, many of them because of their size, having considerably more pupils to draw on. The … Continue reading

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P7 Hang Around at the Glasgow Science Centre

One day we are at Ross High and the next we are whizzing over to Glasgow to visit the Science Centre. It was a whistle stop tour – no time for hanging about. Once we arrived we dropped of our … Continue reading

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1st Week Back

Hi everybody, it’s Robert reporting (again).  It’s the first week back after the Easter holidays and we’re all looking forward to what we’ve got coming up this term. We have just started a four week long project on Drugs, Smoking and Alcohol, and … Continue reading

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Risk Factory, Brazil & Zero Waste

P7 are right back into the swing of things with loads going on this week. We started of the week with a visit to the Risk Factory where we learned lots about potential hazards and what we should do if … Continue reading

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WW2 “Make do & Mend” Fashion Show

We wanted to show the school how hard it was for children during WW2. Clothes were rationed so they couldn’t just go out and buy new clothes if their old one’s got damaged or too small. Instead they had to … Continue reading

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WW2 Light Pictures

Here are our World War 2 light pictures we created using just torches. Hope you enjoy.  The First one shows German bombers flying over fields as seen from above, the second one is a concentration camp, the 3rd one shows an evacuation, … Continue reading

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PIPS

This week has been full of PIPs tests. All children in P1, P3, P5 & P7 have to do these from schools all over Scotland. There were Maths, Science and English tests. There was also one where Mr Cain had … Continue reading

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Humpty Dumpty, WW2 & Transition

The terrible fate of Humpty Dumpty, the start of World War 2 and a transition event at Ross High. All in a weeks work for Primary Seven. The week started on a high with the visit of a drama specialist … Continue reading

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