Primary

It provides:

  • professional learning in different aspects of primary education with a focus on progression, assessment, moderation and teaching;
  • career-long professional learning opportunities of various types such as broadcasts, professional reading and action research; and
  • an easy to use environment where you can share and work with colleagues from across Scotland as well as those from your own school or authority.

Primary Posts

Spotlight On: Craigour Park Primary School’s Digital Journey. June 24, 2020

In this blog post, Matthew Greig, P4 Teacher and Digital Strategy Lead from Craigour Park Primary School in Edinburgh takes us on the digital journey… Read more

Parent and Community Engagement during ‘Lockdown’ June 23, 2020

I have always viewed Dalintober PS & ELC as a ‘community’ school, in its truest sense.   Our commitment to ensuring that we actively communicate with… Read more

Seesaw as a digital remote learning tool: Digital Tracking of Pupil Engagement and top tips for increasing engagement  June 23, 2020

  After receiving CLPL funding from the Education Scotland STEM Nation grant this year, training was offered across the Islay cluster in digital skills.  One of… Read more

Jayne Mays, Fintry Primary – Online Learning with STEM Challenges June 16, 2020

When the prospect of a lockdown became apparent I, as an RCT teacher for the whole school, began to panic. My main concern was how… Read more

Rosebank Primary School – Engaging Parents and Learners June 16, 2020

At Rosebank Primary we have strived to ensure our approach to remote learning for our pupils is delivered in as simplistic and stress free way… Read more

Virtual P7 Transition, Grangemouth High School Cluster June 15, 2020

Grangemouth High School have shared the following Sway with us. This is about their collaborative P7 virtual transition programme with Beancross Primary School, Bowhouse Primary… Read more

Self Portraits on Purple Mash from Cargenbridge Primary in Dumfries and Galloway May 29, 2020

by Louise Campbell – Class Teacher, Cargenbridge Primary Our learners have been creating digital artworks of themselves using a graphical paint app. We started working… Read more

BeeBots at Home with Kirkton of Largo Primary School Fife. May 28, 2020

Gemma Sanderson, Primary Teacher from Kirkton of Largo Primary School in Fife, shares how Computing Science learning can be continued at home by creating your… Read more

Fintry Primary School – Engaging with Learners and Parents May 27, 2020

    At Fintry Primary School, we understand the challenges of teaching through an online platform and have explored a variety of options to ensure… Read more

Our Lady’s RC Primary School – Engaging Parents and Learners May 26, 2020

At         Our Lady’s R.C. Primary School in Dundee, the prospect of delivering remote learning was a little frightening for some of… Read more

CALL Scotland’s Shirley Lawson shines the spotlight on iPad Accessibility May 26, 2020

The iPad is a popular, cool portable tablet which is commonly used to watch videos, play games and for social media.  In recent days, the… Read more

P1 Transition Support, Strathburn School, Aberdeenshire May 21, 2020

  We have used a variety of technology to support Transition for our new Primary 1 pupils.   See-Saw Screen Shot We obtained Seesaw consent… Read more

Remote Learning, Strathburn School, Aberdeenshire May 21, 2020

    Literacy – reading I am currently supporting a probationer and we are continuing our observations and meetings As part of her GTC profile.… Read more

Distance Learning: Examples of Practice from Falkirk May 21, 2020

Practitioners from across Falkirk have collated examples of how they are using digital tools for distance learning.  The document contains examples from primary and secondary… Read more

Problem Solving at Neilston Primary School, East Renfrewshire May 20, 2020

Problem Solving Challenges and Tutorials At Neilston Primary, we are creating instructional videos to set daily problem solving questions for our primary six and primary seven pupils. … Read more

Pupil and Parental Engagement at St Mark’s Primary School, East Renfrewshire May 20, 2020

Increasing Pupil and Parental Engagement at St Mark’s with Twitter Tweets by StMarksPrimary1   In St. Mark’s, we have been working hard to increase parental… Read more

Digital Registers at Mearns Primary, East Renfrewshire May 20, 2020

Digital Registers at Mearns Primary Our class teachers set a question on the assignment tab asking if the pupil is present or not. This allows… Read more

Team MIEE Scotland share remote learning stories May 19, 2020

The Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts from across Scotland have shared examples of how they are using Office365 within Glow in their settings. These examples come… Read more

Webinar : Barefoot Computing Showcase May 19, 2020

Thursday 4th June 2020, 2pm Showcasing Barefoot Computing plugged and unplugged activities which can be used at home or in school to develop computational thinking.… Read more

Webinar: Evidencing Learning through iMovie including Green Screen May 19, 2020

Tuesday 9th June 2020, 2pm Showcasing the range of tool within iMovie and its potential use in all areas of the curriculum. This session will… Read more

Webinar: Evidencing Learning through Book Creator May 19, 2020

Wednesday 3rd June 2020, 2pm Showcasing the range of tools within the free version of BookCreator and its potential use in all areas of the… Read more

Webinar : Introducing Coding with Code Club May 18, 2020

Thursday 28th May 2020, 11am An introduction to using Code Club materials to teach computing science and, potentially, create your own Code Club with learners.… Read more

Webinar: Digital Literacy Skills for Literacy and English at BGE May 18, 2020

Thursday 21st May 2020 at 11am Glow Login Required This session is aimed at teachers, primarily in the Primary sector, but could be adapted to… Read more

Photography Competition at Hillview primary School, East Renfrewshire May 18, 2020

  Photography Competition  During this period of closure it is more important than ever to have families involved. Our photography competition invites all our stakeholders… Read more

Online Learning at St John’s Primary School, East Renfrewshire May 18, 2020

Online Learning at St John’s Primary School  St John’s, in Barrhead, have created their very own free-to-use website for teachers, parents and pupils to support… Read more

A Selfie in Isolation! North West Community Campus, Dumfries and Galloway May 18, 2020

A Selfie in Isolation by Jamie McKie, Primary Teacher from North West Community Campus in Dumfries and Galloway. A Selfie in Isolation, an activity shared… Read more

Learning at Home – Ormiston Primary School, East Lothian May 15, 2020

Ormiston Primary School in East Lothian have documented their planning and experience of learning and teaching with technology for learning at home.  The document covers… Read more

Aberdeen City Council
Making full use of digital tools at Riverbank Primary, Aberdeen May 14, 2020

Mrs A shared the many ways they are using digital technologies at Riverbank Primary School in Aberdeen. Google Meet to support wellbeing Flipgrid for recording… Read more

Highland Council’s Digital Support May 14, 2020

e-Learning opportunities across Highland Council This video looks at the innovative ways Highland Council schools are using e-learning to ensure students education can continue during… Read more

Sharing practice at Logie Primary, Moray Council May 14, 2020

Helen Douglas, Head Teacher, Logie Primary School, Moray, shared lots of examples of how digital technologies are being used to support remote learning. Check the… Read more

Gauging Engagement at Our Lady of the Missions Primary, East Renfrewshire May 14, 2020

Using Google Classroom Data to Gauge Engagement   Each class uses Google Classroom as the vehicle to support learning and teaching. The teachers set up… Read more

Aberdeen City Council
Sharing Learning at St Peters School, Aberdeen May 14, 2020

St Peters School pupil have been working hard with their families and then sharing their learning. The pupils have been using, Pic-collage and Jamboard to… Read more

Digital Support in Aberdeenshire May 14, 2020

Aberdeenshire Council has had a dedicated learning with technology team for many years. The team always provided face to face CLPL activities covering a wide… Read more

Aberdeen City Council
Aberdeen EAL Services, Special Challenges May 14, 2020

Aberdeen EAL Services have been setting special challenges for learners across the Local Authority. You will be able to find out more on Twitter by… Read more

Our Digital Journey at Logie Durno Primary School May 14, 2020

At Logie Durno Primary we use digital technologies with two main aims in mind. Firstly we know that children need to be able to reflect… Read more

Aberdeen City Council
Stoneywood Staff Video for Pupils May 14, 2020

    All the Stoneywood Staff are missing our pupils and families very much-we have created a little video to show how much we care.… Read more

Digital Skills at Orchard Primary, North Lanarkshire November 26, 2019

Laura Gibb discusses Digital Skills at Orchard Primary School in North Lanarkshire from a teacher perspectrive.   Read more