Primary 3a visit the National Museum of Scotland!

On Wednesday the 4th of March, Primary 3a visited the National Museum of Scotland to learn more about life in Ancient Egypt. We took part in a workshop about “Death in Ancient Egypt” where we learned more about mummification and how we now know so much about this. We even got to handle real-life Egyptian […]


Money, money, money!

P3a are learning about money at the moment – the value of different coins, adding amounts and using different strategies to calculate change. Here are some useful websites with some fun games to practise what we are learning. We have used a few of these in class and our favourite is definitely “Cashing In.”  

Here is a leaflet all about the eclipse from the Royal Astronomical Society. It even shows you how to safely view the eclipse using a colander!

Thank you to Mr Keenan, a P2 dad, for sending us lots of information about the eclipse.


Primary 2 visit Edinburgh Castle

On a snowy Tuesday morning primary 2 visited Edinburgh Castle. When we arrived at the castle we met our guide Hannah. After a visit to see the dungeons we went to the Education Centre where the children made crowns. They then had a chance to dress up before visiting the Great Hall. After lunch we […]

Solar Eclipse March 20th 2015 – Pinhole Projector

This Friday brings a partial solar eclipse to the UK. The eclipse will be at its fullest at 9.30am when we are all in school. It will become much darker and the temperature outside will drop. The birds may start to sing thinking it’s time to go to sleep! It is unsafe to look directly […]