Primary 1/2 decorated hard boiled eggs then rolled them down the hill on Holy Thursday. We had lots of Easter fun! Many thanks to our lovely parents for sending your child in with eggs. The smell was tremendous!
P1/2 visited Kelvingrove Museum to see Dippy the Dinosaur as part of our Dinosaur topic. We had great fun. We got to handle real fossils and fossilised dinosaur poo!!
Primary 1/2 have been investigating forces as part of science. Bending, twisting and also push and pull. We made kites to demonstrate the forces of push and pull. We had great fun flying them on a nice Scottish windy day!!
Forces, electricity and waves: Forces SCN 1-07a
Primary1/2 celebrated our National Bard Robert Burns. We tried some Scottish shortbread and performed some Scottish dancing. We also performed Auld Lang Syne to the whole school at a special assembly.
Primary 1/2 were very excited to receive letters from their Canadian penpals! They are now going to be busy writing back to the children of Sacred Heart in Sarnia, Ontario.
Primary 1/2 came back to school last night for Bedtime stories! This session was to coincide with Scottish book week. The children loved their book bags and Read, Write & Count bags which were gifted to them. We had a lovely time enjoying stories, scavenger hunts, stories and snacks.
Primary 1 and Primary 1/2 visited Glenburn Library to coincide with World book week. We heard three lovely stories and then we voted on our favourite story. The library ladies also gave us colouring pictures to match the stories we heard! We had a great time!
Primary 1/2 have been learning about the Sun, Moon and Stars in science. Today we made phases of the moon planners. We also used jaffa cakes to highlight the different phases such as full moon, waxing gibbous and waning crescent! A very tasty science lesson!
P1 & P1/2 have been enjoying Music Time together.
I have the freedom to use my voice, musical instruments and music technology to discover and enjoy playing with sound and rhythm. EXA 0-17a
I can use my voice, musical instruments and music technology to discover and enjoy playing with sound, rhythm, pitch and dynamics. EXA 1-17a
Primary 1 and Primary 1/2 enjoyed a visit from the Community Police as part of our People Who Help Us Topic. We learned lots about their role and we also enjoyed dressing up in Police uniforms!
25th September 2018
P1/2 have been on an autumn walk around the school grounds. We collected conkers and leaves of all different colours. Some of the conkers were still in their shells and we used our feet to break them open.
We had lots of fun!
Primary 1/2 have been learning about freezing and melting. We experimented with melting ice, frozen paint, and salt. We discovered heat, the sun and salt all can melt ice.
We know water can exist as solid ice and liquid water. We also learned the freezing point of water is zero degrees Celsius.
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We hope you all had an enjoyable Christmas break and are looking forward to an amazing year together.
Today all of the children in the school and nursery watched a wonderful eco drama show. All the classes enjoyed joining in with the great singing and managed to earn three eco stars. Well done!
Primaries 1 to 7 all took part in a workshop all about Internet Safety on Monday 13th March and Wednesday 15th March.
Primaries 4-7 took part in a superhero activity where they had to ‘POW’ all the personal questions they didn’t want to answer.
This year Fairtrade fortnight takes place from 27th February to 12th March. We have already held our coffee morning, many thanks to those of you who managed along.
The children have also decided to fundraise further. Guess the birthday of the Fairtrade Bear and raffle tickets for a Fairtrade chocolate explosion box will be available from Tuesday 21st February. Tickets will be priced at 50p for each and you can purchase as many as you would like. Many thanks for your continued support.
Mrs Campbell & Fairtrade Citizenship group
Primary 2 have been improving their gymnastics skills in the gym hall and learning some new ones too.
Primary 2 enjoyed performing at our Robert Burns Assembly. We sang Auld Lang Syne for the boys and girls! Two of us also performed the Gay Gordon for the whole school!
Primary 2 have been working hard at Scottish Country Dance.
Primary 2 had a fun morning out in the snow before writing some lovely winter poetry.