Yesterday Charlie talked to us all about Golden Eagles. He told us that they are a Scottish Bird, they are a bird of prey, they are protected so you can’t shoot them and in the olden days they did shoot the birds of prey. He showed us pictures of golden eagle chicks which are called… Continue reading

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Nursery, together with P1-4, created a collage showing the 4 Seasons. Each group, discussed how they would like to create a picture using various materials to illustrate their Season. All the children then worked together to create their groups finished product. These finished works of art, will now be used to create a 4 Seasons… Continue reading

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Today Keira presented a lovely talk all about her pony, Molly. Molly is 7 years old and she loves eating apples and carrots. She was once frightened of people, but now enjoys cuddles. We watched a video of Keira and Eilidh feeding Molly some pony nuts. Molly is being trained by Keira’s mum. We also… Continue reading

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This week we were informed that we had been very successful in the recent Tesco ‘Bags of Help’ competition, we came 1st!!!!!

We will receive some money that we can now use to create our ‘Secret Garden’.  Once completed, this garden will be used as an outdoor classroom, as well as a quiet place for pupils to use during the school day.We will begin in the New Year, the work needed to transform this plan into a reality. Thank you to everyone who supported us by putting their blue tokens into the Ednam perspex box.

 

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P1-4 celebrated St. Andrew’s Day by listening to the story of how Andrew became a saint and then the patron saint of Scotland. They completed some fun activities which concluded with the making and eating of  Cranachan. We didn’t include whisky in our version of this Scottish dessert. They all tried it and the majority… Continue reading

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When Dave the Fire Fighter asked us last week to visit Kelso Fire Station we couldn’t say no and promptly arranged a date and time to go. We had a fabulous time and even got to see a real call out for a fire, which was very exciting.  We were shown round the station, got to… Continue reading

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We have recently been learning about the services provided within our local area.  This week we had a focus on transport and the services provided by local businesses and shops. On Tuesday we caught the number 85 bus from Ednam into Kelso at 10.15 and went to visit Margaret, Madge and Kathy at the Charity… Continue reading

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Today the P1 were introduced to Numicon. This is a fantastic resources we use in school, with all the classes, to help the children with their maths. 90 total views, 2 views today

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On Tuesday afternoon we had a visit from PC Logan to tell us about her job as a Community Police Officer. She told us that as part of her job she visits High Schools, Primary Schools and Nurseries to tell the children about what Police Officers can do to help you keep safe in your… Continue reading

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