Today we had a visit from this years Kelso Laddie – Craig Logan with his Right Hand Man – Ian Whellans and his Left Hand Man – Fraser Hastie. They were accompanied by Ex Kelso Laddie -Eric Paxton. Craig made a speech and then  Mrs Finn announced some winners from the Kelso Laddie Art and… Continue reading

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On Tuesday Pat from Borders Pet Rescue came in to tell us a little bit more about the charity and collect the money that we had raised for them during Pet Week. 81 total views, 1 views today

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Today is our final day of Pet Week. We had dogs, puppies, lambs, rats, cats, kittens and a horse visit us today. The children have thoroughly enjoyed learning about all the pets that have been brought in this week. Thank you very much to all the parents who brought in their pets for us to see.… Continue reading

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Today was the day for dogs to visit. Mrs Shiel brought in Haggis, Mrs Finn brought in Jaxon and Mrs Murray John brought in Mungo. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed learning about and playing with the dogs. Mungo even took part in an outside Art lesson today. 155 total views, no views today

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Anna Craigen from the Borders Forest Trust, has been working with the pupils in the early stages of  planning ways to improve the outside learning areas of the school grounds. They explored the school looking for evidence of bugs, animals and well known plants as a starting point. On Anna’s next visit, we made some Bug Hotels.… Continue reading

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Callum, Molly, Innes and Sophie played very well in the Borders Primary School Tournament on Tuesday evening. They won all 4 ends and brought the cup home to Ednam. All played brilliantly well and showed great sportsmanship to their opposing team. Callum did a great job of giving a speech of thanks to the Curling… Continue reading

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Today our JRSO Leaders, Ailsa and Megan held a competition for the whole school. Pupils were to design a bicycle helmet idea using a raw egg to symbolise a human head. Their were 3 entries who then battled it out to see whose egg would crack first.  They began by testing the ‘helmets’ in our Outside… Continue reading

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Today we had a visit from a tractor as part of the RHET Scottish Borders Tractor Tour. RHET were visiting every Primary School in the Borders to raise their profile with the local community. Neil Thomson spent time telling the pupils all about the tractor and what the various parts of the tractor did. The… Continue reading

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The Eco Warriors were in our Outside Classroom today starting to tidy up in preparation for a rejuvenation of the area. We collected rubbish as well as pulling out weeds and dead plants. Well done team!   146 total views, no views today

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