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Election Results

After a massive 105 votes we now know the result of our Saltoun Election. The votes have been counted and verified and I can now reveal the winning party is…..KIDS CHOICE! A big thank you to everyone who took the time to support our election.

Election Fever Sweeps Through Saltoun!

The P3-7 Saltoun Election will take place on Wednesday 18th May 2011. Manifestos and Posters have gone home in pupil’s school bags and they will be out in the playground campaigning for YOUR vote. Please pop in on Wednesday 8:50 – 9:30am to register your vote. Every vote counts. There are 6 parties: Kids Choice, […]

Election Day

As part of P3/4/5/6/7’s  social studies topic ‘The Scottish Parliament’, we visited Saltoun village hall today. It is election day and our class wanted to see how to vote and the process that you go through. A very kind lady and gentleman let us watch as they voted and showed us which boxes to put […]

Lively Leaders

Today P5/6/7 launched their new lunch time Active Playgrounds scheme by having a ‘Through the Ages’ playdate. Pupils spent the morning learning and playing different games from years gone by. The P5/6/7 now titled ‘Lively Leaders’ lead the session and could be seen in their self-designed yellow t-shirts. The game ‘Postman’s Knock’ was a big […]

River Trip

On Thursday P3-7 visited the River Tyne as part of their Water/Rivers topic. They split into 3 groups: 1 group canoed up the river with Martyn looking at the effects of erosion and deposition, 1 group worked with Richard to find out the depth and speed of the river and the last group worked with […]

World Maths Day

On Tuesday 1st March it is World Maths Day. P3-7 are taking part in a mental maths challenge against other children around the world.  Each game lasts for 60 seconds and pupils can play up to 100 games, earning points for their personal tally.  Pupils can play beyond 100 games during the event, but points will only […]

Badminton Players

Today P3-7 were very lucky to take part in a badminton taster session. Mrs Black came to Saltoun and taught us some of the skills in badminton. We had great fun in the session and can’t wait to play again. Miss Brown has said that we can play some badminton in our P.E lessons. We […]

Book Party

Today P3 hosted a book party in the village hall. The party had a Fantastic Mr Fox theme and we made up activities for it. We also prepared the food for our animal feast! We invited 7 other schools from the Tranent cluster. We prepared a speech and greeted the 67 other children who all came wearing animal masks. […]

Super Spelling!

This week P3-7 wrote acrostic poems about their spelling words. Below are a selection of my favourites…. Fluttering in the wind                        Like a butterfly Above the rooftops Great flag in the sky by Luca P3   Biscuits in the oven Aprons are worn Kitchen is where we do it Eggs make it rise. by Euan […]

Star Writers!

We have lots of talented writers in P3-7. This week we have been writing a personal account of our ‘Snow Days’. Our Star Writer this week was Gabriel who wrote a very engaging, descriptive story. Below is his story for your enjoyment….. “Schools Out!” On Monday the 29th of November school was off. “Yipee” I […]