On Wednesday P3 had their class trip to Craigmillar Castle. We visited lots of places, including the courtyard, the games room, the bakery, the prison, the great hall and the cellars! We also climbed up the steep spiral staircase and stood on the top floor. We could spot Edinburgh Castle, Hollyrood Palace and Arthur’s Seat! [...]
Primary 3C had a great day at Craigmillar Castle – we found it interesting to explore the different rooms and to see what a real castle looked like. After touring the castle, we played games such as hoopla and skittles and made a crown or did some colouring. It was a beautiful day and we [...]
On Monday afternoon, it was sports day! There were lots of different activities like an obstacle course and rugby running. It was fantastic fun but very hot! On Wednesday, we were learning about the difference between facts and opinions and sorted some facts and opinions. On Friday we learned to identify and match OS map [...]
P3b were learning to type letters and sentences using the middle row. We used Dance Mat Typing which was helpful and fun, but challenging. After we took part in a daily mile run with Primary 1 and 2 and 3 to raise money for Macmillan Cancer. We ran around the park while dressed up!
P3C have been learning about the features of a castle and how they changed over time. We worked in our home teams to identify the features on pictures of Scottish Castles. After that we tried to guess the order in which they were built.
This week in numeracy we were learning about sharing and dividing by opening up the ‘Sharing shop’. We exchanged division flashcards with our partner and had to give them the answer in beads! We now have learning partners in our class. Each week we have someone different to sit next [...]