World Storytelling Day

We believe in the magic of storytelling! In honour of World Storytelling Day (March 20th), pupils completed various story-related activities across the department. Many were linked to our First Minister’s Reading Challenge focus: Mental Health and Well-Being!

 

       

 

 

 

World Book Day Party

Our top S1 readers of the First Minister’s Reading Challenge were rewarded with a special book party! We enjoyed lots of book-related treats and a WBD quiz. Well done to these pupils!!

 

REMINDER:

Our First Minister’s Reading Challenge is still on-going through spring! Keep up the enthusiasm and happy reading!!

World Book Day!

World Book Day is Thursday, March 7th!

S1 pupils who have read the most books in our Reading Challenge will receive prizes and a special lunchtime party (Thursday in Miss Rothery’s room!)

Bring your book stamp card!

Invitations will be given out tomorrow!

New Year, New Book

It’s that time of year to cosy up with a cup of tea and a captivating new book! If you’re looking for something new, here are some of our recommendations!! Happy Reading!!

 

 

 

 

English department showcase: upcoming P7

This week we have had Primary 7  pupils and parents visit HHS. We have thoroughly enjoyed showing them a variety of activities and skills they can experience when they start in S1. Here are some photographs of our showcase- a range of projects and, of course, a sample of our favourite books!!