We had a visit from Isla’s granddad, Basil, who came to tell us all about the ‘Poppy Wave’ display in Plymouth. It is a sculpture of bright red poppy heads suspended on towering stalks to commemorate almost 7,300 servicemen and women of the First World War. It is a similar idea to the Weeping Window… Continue reading

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Yesterday P1-4 visited Tesco in Galashiels. We took part in their Harvest Trail, with Lorraine, which was very interesting. The class were shown various fruits and vegetables in their natural state, then in a jar, canned, dried and frozen. The children were amazed, particularly with the expiry dates on the cans. We then got to… Continue reading

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We are enjoying learning about sports such as football and Rugby with the visiting Sports Leaders from Kelso High School. 78 total views, no views today

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In our recent Eco Group meeting we decided to register with the above Award.  Together with our efforts to be successful in our Tesco Challenge, we are hoping to create a wonderful outdoor learning area for all our pupils. Within the Award there are various Award Levels ranging from Bronze to Platinum. We are hoping to reach the Bronze Level by the end of January 2018. Today we earned our first point towards this by sending used Ink Cartridges off for recycling.

Our first point earned with recycling Ink Cartridges.

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Today the rest of P1-4 baked some plain scones with our parent helper, Marion. Miss Bridgewater also assisted too, after successfully making the scones last time.The children enjoyed mixing and kneading the dough to create some lovely light plain scones. They only used 3 ingredients, self-raising flour, cream and lemonade! 213 total views, 1 views today

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Miss Bridgewater took the P1 pupils outside to practise their numbers to 10. They drew their number using chalk, counted out the correct number of cubes and found the right corresponding number. 72 total views, no views today

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Not long to go, thanks to everyone who has collected tokens so far! The competition ends on the 31st of October, so please keep collecting, we hope to hear good news soon!!! 154 total views, no views today

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Today Amy presented a wonderful talk about the multi-talented David Walliams. She showed us her collections of David Walliams novels together with a Power Point presentation. We were also able to watch a short clip of ‘Gangsta Granny’ which we thoroughly enjoyed. Well done Amy! 165 total views, no views today

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Today a group of pupils from P1-4 baked some plain scones. they were helped this week by our Borders College student, Miss Bridgewater.  The group helped to mix the ingredients and then had great fun kneading the dough, before placing there dough balls on the baking tray. When they came out of the oven it… Continue reading

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Today we went for a walk around Ednam to take notes about what the land has been used for locally. The children worked in pairs to look around and draw or write what they saw. 186 total views, no views today

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