** MAyDAY** Your Summer Fair needs YoU!! For the Kings Park Summer Fair to take place this year, the PTA urgently needs four or five key organisers to begin the planning process. Our biggest fundraiser of the year, the Summer Fair is usually an extremely successful family event and raises vital funds for the school [...]
PTA Committee Posts Your school PTA needs your skills! At the end of the current school year, Kings Park PTA will have vacancies for the Chairperson, Treasurer and Secretary. Involvement with these roles requires attendance at monthly PTA meetings and a couple of hours of associated admin per month. Job specs and guidelines/tips for each [...]
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Thanks again to our PTA who have kindly donated funds in order that we can update our football kits. Pupils are delighted with the kits and are looking forward to using them in forthcoming SFA festivals and matches with neighbouring Schools.
Forest Kindergarten continues to be a huge success. This week we moved to a different part of the woods, explaining to the children that we must allow the plants and woodland to recover each time we visit. Making sure the children understand sustainability in our environment. The children continue to develop new relationships with each [...]
Dear Parents and Carers This week we have continued practicing for our Easter Assembly. We made our Easter props including palm leaves, posters and trying on our costumes. The palm leaves are to wave to welcome Jesus into Jerusalem as are the posters. Our dress rehearsal went well and we look forward to welcoming you [...]
On Wednesday, Primary 3B were learning to use a Thesaurus. We got some words we use a lot and then we used the Thesaurus to find better words to use instead! Those better words were used in our imaginative writing to make it more exciting and interesting to read. Yesterday we were also testing different [...]
This week in Primary 6A we went on a trip to the Zoo! We were learning about the life cycle of different animals and got to visit loads of them. Our favourite animal was the Penguins, watching them swim and waddle around. In writing we designed a job advertisement for our ‘Dream Head Teacher’. This meant that we had [...]
Over the past few weeks P2A have been creating Dinosaurs using a variety of materials (play doh, stickle bricks and lego). We continue to build up our factfiles full of interesting information about a variety of Dinosaurs. We used these when thinking of the size of the Dinosaurs. We continue to work on our Common [...]
This week we have started our new science topic: Magnetism! We predicted what we thought the magnets would be attracted to, before testing to see if we were right. Lots of things we thought would attract did not! We also played with a few magnetic toys to discover how they worked. We learned words such [...]
Forest Kindergarten Each week as follows weather permitting Monday: Red Group + 3 children from Orange Group Tuesday: Green Group + 3 children from Orange Group Wednesday (pm): Blue Group + 3 children from Orange Group Thursday: Yellow Group + 3 children from Orange Group Friday (am): Blue Group Please remember for exploration in the [...]
This week we launched our visits to the forest for the children to explore and take their learning outside. The children have had an amazing time each group gaining so many different experiences in the woodland. Each day we have taken a small group out to the woods to explore and experience the freedom of [...]
This week in Primary 5A we have been practising our Easter assembly. We are learning a mime to the song ‘Amazing Grace’ as well as singing some other songs. In grammar we continued to learn about collective nouns and made posters of our favourite ones. We also looked at singular and plural words. In numeracy, [...]
Well done to our fantastic P6 team who won the Midlothian heat of the Euroquiz this morning! They will now participate in the final to be held at the Scottish Parliament in May! Some very excited children!!