Primary 2/1 have been working very hard this term. Literacy ... Continue reading "Primary 2/1"
Dear parents/carers, We are so proud of all the children for working so hard this term and settling back into school so well. They are a pleasure to have in our classes. Earlier in the week, we added Phonics words lists to show wh and qu words which the children have been learning this week. ... Continue reading "Primary 2 Phonics"
We did it! A massive congratulations to all the pupils for completing this challenge. The children showed determination and resilience while running their laps. Some individuals where even able to go beyond 2.6 miles! Each class was presented with a certificate to keep in their room as a reminder of their achievement. Well done! ... Continue reading "London Mini Marathon Challenge"
P1 have been continuing to practise their sounds. 'I liked making the dinosuar when we were learning the 'd' sound' Felicity. 'I liked making the rainbow for 'r" Finlay. 'I liked making the mouse mask for 'm" Jack. 'I like listening to stories' Sofia. During maths week the boys and girls went outside. 'I liked ... Continue reading "Learning in P1"
In Primary 2, we have been working really hard to learn our new sounds this term. We take part in lots of different learning activities to practise reading and writing our sounds. Our sounds this week are wh and qu. Some of us are also practising CVC words. Here are our words lists for this ... Continue reading "Primary 2A and 2B Phonics"
P7S had fun this morning creating their own 3D origami modular shapes whilst following instructions on a webinar. Japan is our current context so the link to cross curricular tasks allowed us to encompass a range of outcomes. The class had to listen very carefully to each sequential instruction, other skills they demonstrated were resilience ... Continue reading "Maths Week P7S A webinar on 3D shapes and their properties"
This week, classes are taking part in the London Mini Marathon Challenge. It involves jogging or running 2.6 miles across two weeks from the 28th of September until Friday the 9th of October. In PE, students have been developing their stamina and the Mini Marathon is a great opportunity for them to apply their knowledge ... Continue reading "London Mini Marathon Challenge"
We have been really busy since we started Primary 2. We have been working hard to make sure we feel safe and happy at school. We have also been working hard on our learning. Here are some of the learning and activities we have enjoyed so far in Primary 2A. I like playing in ... Continue reading "We love P2A!"
As part of our topic, Primary 1 have been learning all about the local area. We looked at lots of photos talked about the different features of our community including the park, the train station and the shop. This week the children have been looking at different types of housing and talking about where they ... Continue reading "Primary 1 Local Area Interdisciplinary Learning"
In our local community topic we have been identifying places where we live and belong to in Pumpherston and Uphall. We surveyed the class and created graphs to show the most visited places. P4/3 have also created maps of the area using grid references as a link to mathematics. At the moment we are focusing ... Continue reading "P4/3 Our Local Community Topic"
P6 have been exploring different topics in the Amazon such as the wildlife, foliage, tribes and impact that human activity has had on this area and our local environment. .
LI: To use the internet to carry out research I can... research transport links within our local area. The children worked with their partner to research the rail and bus links within Pumpherston and Uphall Station. They had to find out where they could go by train or by bus. Then they highlighted these on ... Continue reading "P5 IDL: The Local Community"