Category Archives: 17-18 P5

Division in P5

Primary 5 have been working hard on division. Some of us were practising sharing, others looking at using our times table facts to divide with remainders and the rest were…

How Persuasive are Primary 5?

Primary 5 have been learning about persuasive techniques in writing and using them in their own writing. We’ve been focusing on emotive language, persuasive openers, connective and rhetorical questions. We…

CHARGE!

Primary 5 have been learning about Bonnie Prince Charlie and The Jacobites. We found out about the Battle of Culloden and wrote recounts from the point of view of a…

P5 Super Movers for Sport Relief

Primary 5 practised some of their times tables while being active on Friday for Sport Relief 2018! We used Super Mover clips from the BBC and Sport Relief website.

P5 Say No to Single Use Plastic

Did you know about 40% of plastic made is for single use items? After learning about plastic pollution and our oceans, Primary 5 decided to investigate how much single use…

Letter Posting and Plastic Litter Picking!

Primary 5 have been writing persuasive letters to encourage people to think about their plastic use and use less single-use plastic. We wrote to other primary schools, the Catering Team…

Peer Teachers in Primary 5

In Primary 5 we know that we can learn from each other and we all have our own unique talents and abilities. This week, we have had ‘Peer Teachers’ who…

Primary 5 visit Waterstones

After having to cancel our trip last week due to bad weather, Primary 5 got the chance to go to Waterstones today to use their World Book Day vouchers to…

P5 Homework Help and Hints

Hopefully most of Primary 5 will have had the chance to share and talk about their Jacobite homework with someone at home. As explained on the sheet, pupils must pick…