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Making Soup

Yesterday P3-4 continued the theme of Health Week and made some healthy lentil and carrot soup in our Health and Wellbeing lesson.

Look What Happened to Matthew Rothon and Kyle!

Although this looks very life like, don’t worry it is just fake! This morning Martyn Pegg came to talk to us about First Aid and what to do if we come across someone who is hurt or injured.  We learned about D(anger) R(esponse) A(irway) B(reathing).  We looked at what we do if someone is choking and the […]

Having Fun with Michael Rosen

P3-4 have really enjoyed listening to and watching Michael Rosen recite some of his wonderful poems this week.  We have especially loved Chocolate Cake, Michael’s Big Book of Bad Things (Parts 1 – 3) and the Michael Rosen Rap.  We hope to write our own Raps in the next few weeks. You can find out more on […]

P3-4 Make Fruit Salad

As part of our Health and Wellbeing focus this term, P3-4 will be looking at the journey of food from source to consumer.  We will also be looking at safety and hygiene when preparing food.  Yesterday we made fruit salad and had great fun preparing the fruit and eating the fruit salad!!  

P1-2 Build Lego Models

This afternoon, Jim Scott, a retired engineer from Longniddry came to help us build lego models.  Everyone worked really hard building their roundabouts or dragons!            

Farewell Finn

Today, P1-2 said ‘goodbye’ to Finn Colledge, who left Saltoun Primary School.  He and his family have moved to Peebles.  We would like to wish him well in his new home and look forward to hearing how he is settling in to his new pimary school. Good Luck and Best Wishes from the staff and all your friends at Saltoun Primary School […]

PE on a Tuesday…

From now until the Easter holidays, P1-2 will be having PE on a Tuesday afternoon.  We will go to the hall until the weather gets a bit warmer, so gym kit is required.  We will be building on the work done  last term by Mrs Dougal, the PE specialist, and will be looking initially at ball skills including throwing, catching, kicking, etc.

P1-2 New Topic

P1-2 have all settled back well into the routines of school and seem very excited about our new topic,which is water.  Last week,we looked at our current knowledge about water and what we would like to find out over the next few weeks.  The children want to find out lots of exciting facts about  how water moves, […]