Welcome to the P6R class page! We hope you enjoy sharing our learning experiences!
P6R had a fantastic day at the Museum on the Mound on 8th March, learning all about the history of money and how our money is kept secure. They really enjoyed all the activities and handling old forms of money. A highly recommended trip.
Pupils from p5 and p6R were delighted to show off their dances moves last week in the Queen’s Hall. For many, it was their first public performance and they shone with their enthusiasm, energy and creativity! P5 performed their ‘Tree Dance’ from their recent production of ‘the Gruffalo in Scots’ and P6 rocked the stageContinue reading “Studio to Stage 2018”
We are currently busily working on our Europe topic. The class have split into groups and each group is learning as much as they can about a country in Europe. They are creating posters, iMovies and presentations about their country in preparation for parents coming to school in March. Parents will be invited to ourContinue reading “February update”
Lucy, p6R, was delighted to hear that her mixed-media collage had won 2nd prize in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children’s art competition, ‘Through the Window’. She attended a prizegiving at the hospital where her work, ‘Purple Sunlight’, was framed and on display. “I got a lot of inspiration from the paintings that were there…Continue reading “Art Competition Winner!”
P6R Oct-Dec curriculum leaflet
On Wednesday 25th October the P6 classes went on a trip to Edinburgh Zoo to study the Cycle of Life. The Education Officers were fantastic and told us all about life at the zoo. We were able to see the new baby tapir as well as look at some other youngsters there. We made gibbonContinue reading “P6 zoo trip”
The children have been working hard on their plants topic and, as well as creating some fantastic art work, have been growing plants. They seem to have had much more success than myself!! We would like to sell these plants at our Christmas Fair so I am looking for some pots to plant them into.Continue reading “October 2017”
The pupils in P6 are currently learning about ‘Plant Life’. In Art and Design they have been inspired by the work of several artists including Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh and Georgia O’Keeffe. They have been exploring the properties of different media to create their own botanical studies.
Hi and welcome to the P6R blog. As the home learning format is now different, I hope to update you regularly via this blog. The children have settled in well to P6 and are enjoying their learning. We had a great trip to the Book Festival where the class were really inspired by Cathy MacPhail.Continue reading “Welcome to P6R”