The P3 pupils have settled back in well after the Easter holidays. Across the stage, we have been learning about fractions, finding halves and quarters, writing fractions, and finding fractions of an amount. We have been finishing off some of our writing from last term and are looking forward to doing lots of writing this ... Continue reading "This Week in P3"
Primary 2/1 you have worked hard this week! In Literacy, Primary 1s were learning the sounds 'oi' as in coin and 'ng' as in sing and practised lots of lovely handwriting for these. They also practised reading simple sentences from the board and even writing one sentence on their own in their new writing jotters ... Continue reading "P2/1 Learning this week"
Happy Red Nose Day! We loved seeing your costumes and hearing all the jokes in class and assembly. In class, we have recently been learning some new sounds: oo, ee ai. ie, ou and oi. We have also been learning about Spring with Mrs Turner. We are beginning to learn about halves in Maths and ... Continue reading "P1 News"
Today we dressed a superheroes and donated some money towards Comic Relief to support people living incredibly tough lives. This year their aim is to use the power of funny to turn laughs into lasting change. We told each other jokes to make us laugh! Rory "Why did the fish blush?- because the sea- weed!" ... Continue reading "P4/3 Red Nose Day"
This week we used our research on Boudicca to write a description. We had to think about her characteristics, who she was and what she did. We also had to give a reason for our opinion of her. We had fun reading about Star Wars and then using different question words to create our own ... Continue reading "P4/3 8.3.21"
This week we have been continuing to learn to write a discussion text. This week we wrote a text about 'Should animals be allowed in schools?' We planned our work by writing key words under the headings 'for' and 'against' and then used these notes to write our full discussion text. We have also been ... Continue reading "P4/3 Remote Learning 1.3.21"
We are currently 9th out of 355 schools in the West Lothian SumDog Contest, keep up the hard work P6! Well done to everyone who has contributed so far!
This week we have been continuing to learn to write a discussion text. This week we wrote a text about 'Should animals be kept in zoos?' We planned our work by writing key words under the headings 'for' and 'against' and then used these notes to write our full discussion text. We have also been ... Continue reading "P4/3 Remote Learning"
Please find below our March Newsletter for parents. March 2021 Newsletter
We've passed the 1/2 way point of this session (already!) and will soon be seeking parental views and opinions for next session's school improvement priorities. A reminder for what we've been working on this session: SIP 2020-2021
We were extremely happy to have a virtual session with Maureen Liddell today from the West Lothian Living Memory Association. Maureen delivered an educational and interactive session all about a day in the life of a Victorian. Maureen showed us some local Victorian artefacts, explained their function and linked them to our present day lives. ... Continue reading "P6 & P6/5 Remote learning - Victorians."
This week we have been continuing to learn to write a discussion text. We wrote a text about 'Should children wear uniform to school?'. We planned our work by writing key words under the headings 'for' and 'against' before writing it. We have also learned more about how to understand text by writing a summary. ... Continue reading "P4/3 Remote Learning"