Saltoun Primary School

Archive for January, 2013

Saltoun Scrummy Cafe Wednesday 6th February

P5-7 extend a warm welcome to their Community Fair Trade Cafe.  The children will be serving soup, bread, home baking, teas, coffee etc.  The cafe will be open from 11am to 12.30pm.

Head Teacher’s Blog

Both schools this week have been engaged in Scots language activities around Burns Day. The relevant outcome in CfE says: “I engage with a wide range of texts and am developing an appreciation of the richness and breadth of Scotland’s literary and linguistic heritage”. This sounds rather grand when applied to a P1 learning an […]

Head Teacher’s Blog

20th January A very brief thought this week, concerning Curriculum for Excellence. I witnessed a nice little example of children using their learning to good effect. Saltoun has been undertaking a whole school, short study of the body to start the term. They have been learning about body parts and functions- differentiated to be appropriate […]

Parent Council Meeting Thursday 17th January 2013 at 7pm

Please do join us for the above meeting.

Head Teacher’s Blog

13th January 2013 A challenge to start the year! The germ of this idea came to me when I was watching the debut of the Saltoun Mum’s Choir. They were a little nervous- it was their first public performance, they hadn’t had a great deal of time to rehearse and singing in public is not […]