Monthly Archives: September 2016

Early Learning and Childcare Expansion Consultation – Survey Monkey Questionnaire

Aberdeen City Council is carrying out a statutory consultation exercise linked to the Scottish Government’s programme for the expansion of early learning and childcare. The Government’s intention is to expand…

Primary 3 and 7 Buddy Reading

Every Friday, after break, Primary 3 and 7 have been enjoying reading together. Each week the children get the chance to read with different buddies so they get to know everyone…

P7 Play Leaders

Over the past two weeks, P7 have been taking part in Play Leader Training with Active Schools Aberdeen. Every pupil in P7 has started taking on the responsibility of being…

P4 Ancient Rome

This term we have been learning all about Ancient Rome. We have been very busy making lots of Roman jewellery! Gold cuffs made in the shape of a serpent were…

Diacritical Marking in P5

Diacritical Marking involves the children in: Looking Investigating Sounding out and finding different sounds within words and learning how theyare recorded Marking their findings and recording these using the marking…

P1P Road Safety

Last week P1P decided to go on a little outing after finding out that it was ‘Road Safety Week’! We walked around the streets near our school and looked for…

Coin multiplication in P5!

Primary 5 have been working on coin multiplication. Coin multiplication is a very cool way to solved hard multiplication sums. It is called coin multiplication because we use the values…

P5 are crazy for Angles!

P5 have been learning all about different types of angles and their relative degrees. There are acute, right-angled, obtuse and reflex angles. Ask us about the angle family at home!…

Nursery Parental Involvement – POLICIES OF THE MONTH

TAKEN FROM THE SEPTEMBER NURSERY NEWSLETTER: In nursery, we are looking at refreshing and updating our policies/information booklets.  These range from Child Protection to Healthy Eating, and Management of Medication to…