Good luck to all of our upper school who are now on study leave. Remember to access your google classrooms for access to resources, past papers and revision material. Pupils are welcome to come into school for additional support during this time (remember to wear school uniform). Final exam: May 20th 2022
A huge thank you to all our amazing pupils who generously donated to the social subjects Loaves and Fishes foodbank appeal. We have collected over 800 items that will go to families across Glasgow in the upcoming weeks over Christmas. This season we want to think about how we can give to those in need and put our gospel values into action. Our wonderful pupils have allowed us to achieve
The social subject department are collecting food bank items this year in the lead up to Christmas. We are collecting items for the East Kilbride based food bank charity, Loaves and Fishes. Pupils are encouraged to bring in cans of vegetables, cans of fruit and veg, pasta, rice and cereal. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thank you to Miss McGinley who has organised this Christmas initiative! Foodbank appeal information
As we approach our prelim diet, S4 pupils should make use of our study materials and notes. Pupils have been issued with study cards, booklets and revision notes that they should use as part of their study plan at home. Revision templates and blank grids Cops and robbers template Retrieval Practice Revision for prelim Revision lesson for N5 History
The remaining part of our S2 History cohort visited the Trenches at Pollok Country Park on Thursday 7th June. They had a fantastic time communicating using semaphore, examining artifacts found on the Western Front and using a WW1 flight simulator. Well worth a visit!
1a4 were delighted to have a visit from Mr McArthur, a survivor of the 1960s, as part of their studies on the time period. Mr McArthur took part in a question and answer session on 1960s culture, fashion, music and global events. The class thoroughly enjoyed hearing the stories of a man who lived through this time period.
Higher History Pupils should be working on their assignments, completing questions on the Migration and Empire topic and doing general revision. Higher Modern Studies Pupils should be working on assignments, completing any outstanding work on the Social Issues topic and doing general revision. National 5 History Pupils should be completing any outstanding coursework HW or source work. Pupils can also use this time to make up KU revision cards, using
This week as S2 History pupils had the privilege of meeting Holocaust Survivors Henry and Ingrid Wuga who told the story of their escape from Nazi Germany through the Kinder Transport in 1939. They discussed their experience of life in Britain as teenage Jewish refugees and allowed children to examine their artefacts and photographs from the time. The couple are 94 years old and have been happily married for 73
For those pupils and parents who were unable to attend the History and Modern Studies presentation at the S2 Information Evening, please find attached slides that were used. These should hopefully keep you fully informed about History and Modern Studies BGE! S2 History Information S2 Modern Studies Information
Congratulations to the following pupils who received Excellence or Achievement badges during their time in Modern Studies! 1a3 – Excellence Olivia Darroch Sophia McGuinnity Erin O’Donnell Achievement James Mitchell Paul Higgins Rochelle Shazad 1a4 – Excellence Matthew Ralph Ruth Cowie Lara Boland Eilis Togher Achievement Brendan Higgins Monica Miller 1a7 – Excellence Euan Hessett Zain Iqbal Hafsah Younis Achievement Holly Henderson Mahnoor Nazeer Ishrat Fatima 1a10 – Excellence Alexandra