The excellent work completed by our pupils has now been published on the BBC Website. Click on the links below to view the work.
Pupils from S6, S5, S3 and S2 have been busy putting together a report of their visit to the Emirates Arena for the BBC Get Inspired Sports event. They are currently editing their content and working hard with staff from BBC Scotland to meet their strict deadline. The whole report will go live on the BBC School Report website for the December practice news day by this afternoon so watch this space!!
Click here to see the images and read more.
Mearns Castle pupils become journalists for a day
Mrs Ferguson has posted two examples of CfE Level 3 writing for parents to see.
Click here to go to the English page to view the resources.
To celebrate World Book Day, S1 pupils dressed up as their favourite characters from books and films for a fun afternoon in the theatre taking part in the inter-house Big Book Quiz.
House teams battled it out over six rounds, with Gleneagles eventually winning the glory and those all-important 100 House Points!
Fancy dress winners were also presented with certificates and prizes – with 1st place going to Aimee Logan dressed as a Flapper from “The Great Gatsby”.
Well done S1! Click here to see more pictures from the day
Mrs Ferguson has sent letters home to S1, S4 and S5/6 Higher parents giving information about the course, what is studied and assessments in English this session.
Click here or choose English from the departments page in the top navigation to read the letters.
First year took part in the World Book Day today at MCHS
All the pupils (and staff) dressed up as a character from a book and took part in a Literacy Quiz in the theatre.
A great BIG well done to the English department and our Librarian Ms McEachern who organised the day.
Click here to see more pictures from the event.
The library and English Dept will be celebrating World Book Day on Wed 6 March during P5 and P6 with S1 pupils in the annual Fancy Dress and Inter-house Big Book Quiz.
All S1 pupils should start thinking about what book or film/TV characters they are going to dress up as this year. Lots of staff will also be dressing up and Miss McEachern will be issuing a letter to all S1 pupils about the event this week.