Author Archives: MrsThirgood

P5M Update

By: Alfie & Isabella We have been learning about the Rainforest through making our own books. We have been researching lots of different information to help make our books. This week, we are focusing on the tribes that live there. … Continue reading

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P1 Update

This has been Primary 1’s last week in the hall and we are really excited about moving back into our classroom. We have been sneaking quick peeks at the lovely clouds floating from the ceiling. We are nearly finished our … Continue reading

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P1/2 Update

By: Max L We had an alien crash landing on the P1/2 whiteboard and it couldn’t breathe oxygen. He sent us a letter and we made him some friends, with the help of Miss Calderon. We designed planets for the … Continue reading

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P7P Update

By: Elliot P7P have been doing gymnastics in our PE lessons. We have been creating routines in pairs, learning how to do different rolls and jumps and thinking of interesting ways of moving forward to reach the end of the mat. … Continue reading

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P7B Update

By: Lucy K & Lucy W This week P7B made a fabulous collaborative art display of London in the Blitz, as part of our topic on World War 2.   We used printing to make this art display and used … Continue reading

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P2 Update

By: Valene P2 have just started rehearsing the Nativity, ‘Lights, Camel, Action’. They have had lots of fun doing it with P1 and P1/2. Mr Carson, Mrs Simpson and Mrs Thirgood helped make the play and everyone’s very good at … Continue reading

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P5F Update

By: Joseph & Logan On Monday 19th November, we went on a Wildlife Ranger trip to a clearing along the Water of Leith. While we were there, we created leaf art in our ‘table’ groups. We got the chance to play tig … Continue reading

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P3 Update

By: Charlize & Olivia We went back in time to Ancient Egypt…when all of a sudden there was a flash flood that left behind this black stuff! The black stuff grew crops, like wheat and grapes and other things. Then we … Continue reading

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P4 Update

By: Finlay We went swimming for the first time at James Gillespie’s High School and we have been put into our different groups ready for next week. In the pool, we blew bubbles and swam on our front and back.  … Continue reading

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P1 Update

By Finn & Zara We had a wonderful time celebrating Diwali with the help of Sonia’s Mum. She was kind enough to visit our class for the afternoon and explain why Diwali is important in the Hindu calendar. She told … Continue reading

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