Author Archives: MrsThirgood

April Update

By Cillian & Max Some of our beanstalks have grown really tall. We have been measuring them and recording the different heights. Sadly, some of them snapped when we repotted them into bigger pots and some of them didn’t grow … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P1/2

Summer Term

Our P5-P7 netball club will be running on Mondays from 3:20 to 4:20 on the following dates: 29 April 13 May 27 May 3 June 10 June 17 June The club is free and everyone is welcome but please sign … Continue reading

Posted in Netball

March Update

This week we have been learning about William Wallace. We have made some amazing posters showing the facts we have learnt about his life.  

Posted in 2018-19 P5M

March Update

By Ayaan, Gene & Rory In P6 we have started a new topic, Space, and we have been researching planets. In writing we have been writing and performing our own Humpty Dumpty scripts. We have been reading the script versions … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P6

March Update

By Elliot & Matthew Last week P7P and the school celebrated Scots week. P1 to 7 children all read poems in our Scottish Assembly. This week we had a man from Edinburgh Rugby come in to talk to us in … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P7P

March Update

By Lucy K This month P7 have been writing stories for the BBC Radio 500 words competition. All of our stories are very exciting! The competition deadline is the 8th March 2019 at 7pm. We have been working very hard … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P7B, Uncategorized

March Update

For art, we brought in milk bottles and we cut the top off so it looked like an elephant. Then we covered them with papier-mâché (tissue and PVA glue). In front of P5M, we performed our ‘Gruffalo in Scots’ play … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P5F.

March Update

We have been learning about amounts of time like 24 hours and 48 hours. It was a lot of fun. We used stopwatches out in the playground and timed how long it took us to complete tasks, such as how fast … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-19 P3

March Update

By Valene We are growing potatoes and broad beans as part of our Living and Growing topic. We found out that they only need water and sun. We also discovered that they do not need mud to grow.

Posted in 2018-19 P2

March Update

By Finn & Zara We have been making things ‘GO’, such as cars, as part of our Forces topic. We looked at different ways of making things move – blowing through straws and using magnets – and we tried to … Continue reading

Posted in 2018-2019 P1