Nursery and P1-4 visited the Tony Huggins-Haig Gallery in Kelso today. We visited the different rooms looking at all the pieces of artwork, including painting’s and sculptures. The pupils worked in groups and completed worksheets. They finished their visit by drawing their favourite piece of artwork they saw on their visit. Thank you very much to… 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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Today, Charlie presented an enthusiastic talk about Art, which is his favourite thing. His mum is a Sculptor and Charlie showed us some work he had created at Sculptor Club. He also used a Power Point to tell us about different types of art including Architecture and Animated Art. He had made some art work… Continue reading

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P1-4 were learning about The Sun this week. We were very fortunate that the sun was out and we were able to look at Isla’s shadow on 3 occasions throughout the day. We noted the direction of the shadow and we measured the length of the shadow. Next week we will be looking at why… 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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P1-4, together with the Nursery have been looking at the artist Wassily Kandinsky. They have been creating their own works of Abstract Art using elements of line, shape and pattern. Below are some of the pupils work, please come into school to see the whole range of the children’s work.   111 total views, no views… Continue reading

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We have enjoyed learning about how Paralympic Athletes compete. We have taken part in sports such as Athletics, Boccia and today, Goal ball. The weather was so good this morning, we were able to also go outside to “Shoot some Hoops” with the help of our Parent helper, Lynn.   88 total views, no views today

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P1-4 were able to go outside today during their maths activities. They wrote questions using chalk for their classmates to solve. They then enjoyed playing maths themed games in the hall.     158 total views, no views today

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Primary 1-4 enjoyed a massage in class before the holidays as part of a ‘Massage in Schools’ programme.

Children paired up and gave each other a massage led by Scotia Chiropractic and everyone enjoyed a little bit of ‘relaxing’ fun.

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