Saltoun Primary School

Archive for November, 2011

HATS St Andrew’s Day on PhotoPeach

Nursery Forest School Big Art

Head Teacher’s Blog

First of all, thanks to all the people who responded to last week’s ramblings.  I enjoyed hearing about how you spend your down-time. This week’s thought, which is about weather, came as I walked at an angle of 45 degrees along the banks of the river Tyne into the teeth of a wind that seemed […]

School Closed Wednesday 30th November 2011

You should have received a letter home today regarding Industrial Action.  Please note that ALL East Lothian Schools & Nurseries will be closed.  Click here to read letter from Don Ledingham.Letter re Industrial Action

Science Groups

Our project is sound and light and we are creating and taking part in a lot of experiments and investigations.  This term we are working in science groups to help our investigations.  Each week we have a new role.  Sometimes we are the time keeper, the team leader, resource manager or recorder.  It is a […]

We Need Your Help

  YOUR SCHOOL LIBRARY NEEDS YOU We are giving our school library a makeover.  No special skills are needed just someone with an hour to spare.  After a 1 minute training course (!) you too will be able to help us scan and label books and give things a shuffle around.  Please sign up on […]

November Newsletter

Click here to see our most recent newsletter Nov Newsletter 2011

HT Blog

My thought for this week came to me as I walked my dog on Tyninghame beach- a regular occurrence on a Sunday morning. It is a glorious beach to walk in almost all weathers–an East coast haar being the exception when you can hardly see your hand on the end of your arm! Treacle loves […]

Nursery Teachers Caught Blogging!

This afternoon Saltouns Nursery Staff were learning all about blogging with David Gilmour….watch this space for their results.

Diwali in P1/2

We have been learning about the people behind the Diwali story.  Eleanor made a beautiful Sita, Lochie and Findlay were very handsome as the brave brothers Rama and Lakshama but Harry was truly horrid as the demon Ravanna!