P1 Super Start

P1 have had a fantastic first few days this term.  Our topic is ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and we started by exploring and finding out about the arctic and some of the  animals that live there in the cold. We made magic snow, read stories,made penguins, made our own ice cream and even had…

Beamish

All term our pupils have been working hard to earn Croft coins.  Pupils could then spend their coins on a trip or treat.  Some of our pupils chose to visit Santa at Beamish as part of their reward. We had a fantastic time exploring the town and found out all about the dentist.  We visited…

Feeding Families

We have been collecting food to donate to Feeding Families.  This morning some of our children helped to deliver the food to a local packing centre ready to be made into hampers for local families.  Thank you to everyone who kindly donated.   Feeding Families information  

Sorting

We have been thinking of different ways to sort some of the toys in P1.  We thought about sorting by colour and by type of toy.  We then tried some trickier ways of sorting and we helped each other to figure them out.  There were some good ideas with some great ways to explain our…

Respect

Our primary children have been learning all about our primary values,  Our first value was ‘respect’  and we have tried hard to respect each other and to respect the environment. These children worked particularly hard to show respect around school.  

Looking After Our Bodies

In P1 we have been finding out how to look after our bodies.  We have used the mirror to look at our teeth.  We then followed the instructions to brush some very big teeth! We practiced being Doctors, nurses and receptionists and found out how to take care of our patients if they were not…