Category Archives: 16-17 P5

Outdoor Art in P5

Primary 5 went outside this week to collect materials for our art work. The children had to collect different sized, shaped and coloured leaves. We used these leaves to create…

Caribbean Animal Presentations

Primary 5 are enjoying sharing and listening to presentations on wonderful Caribbean animals. P5 had to independently research their homework and present it in a style of their choice. We’ve…

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…

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!…

P5 meets Chris Riddell

On Thursday Primary 5 headed to the Beach Ballroom to join lots of children from across the city at the Scottish Book Trust Event.   Chris Riddell is a famous…

Following Instructions in P5

Last week P5 learned about the purpose, importance and organisation of instructional writing. We wrote our own instructions on how to make a smoothie. We used the features you would…

Spelling Hunt in P5!

Primary 5 were focusing on the phoneme ‘oo’. We learned that there are 4 other different ways to write the sound ‘oo’. They are u-e, ue, ew and u. We were using…