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King's Park Primary School



Primary 5

24

Sep

2018


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King’s Park Standard, Quality and Improvement Plan

Our Standards, Quality and Improvement Plan Parent Report is now available for you to read.

Primary 5

15

Jun

2018


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P5A Have Another Busy Week

In numeracy this week we have been learning about money and budgeting. First we planned a family holiday using a worksheet. We then used the Ipads to browse the Ikea website to start looking for new furniture to brighten our school entrance hall, as we know that this is something Mrs Renton would like to [...]

Primary 5

15

Jun

2018


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World Cup 2018 and P5b

Weekly Update Dear Parents and Carers, On Monday we started our Kings Park’s Got Talent competition. This is where you audition with something you are really good at such as dancing, acting or singing and if you’re successful you get through to the semi finals. In our class, Rosie and Jack qualified with their comedy [...]

Primary 5

01

Jun

2018


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Fire Strikes Queensville! – P5a

Fire Strikes Queensville! In a traumatic turn of events this week, we arrived back to class on Tuesday afternoon to discover that Dreams restaurant in Queensville had been burnt down. We looked at lots of different statements about the incident and sorted them into facts, opinions and ambiguous statements. On Wednesday, we worked in pairs [...]

Primary 5

01

Jun

2018


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Arson Attack Strikes Kingsville in P5b!

Dear Parents and Carers, This week we returned from Daily Mile and found out to our shock that someone had set our Kingsville restaurant on fire. Our building we had made was shrivelled and burnt to a crisp! Mr Cross opened his emails to launch an investigation and found out that Police Scotland had sent [...]

Primary 5

25

May

2018


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Primary 5b debate Kingsville Shopping Centre

Dear Parents and Carers, This week we have received news from a newspaper company that a new shopping centre has been proposed to be built behind Kingsville school in our village! In class we have had a debate on the pros and cons of such a building and most people have decided for several reasons [...]

Primary 5

18

May

2018


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P5a – A busy week!

What a busy week in P5A! In numeracy, we completed a new assessment to judge how far our learning has come and see what gaps we need to fill before the end of the term. Most people made a great improvement and some are even trying a more difficult assessment. We have identified that we [...]

Primary 5

11

May

2018


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P5a say farewell to Isaac

At skiing this week, we got ready much quicker and had lots more time on the slopes. The beginners managed to keep 2 skis on their feet and mastered balancing. They began to work on the snow plough. The advanced group went to the top and skied down the face, and worked on their hockey [...]

Primary 5

11

May

2018


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P5b – Beth and Hannah write the review!

This Weekly review was written by: Hannah Scott and Beth Campbell Dear Parents and Carers This week in P5B we have had a relatively short week because we were not in school on Monday because it was the May Day holiday but we have been continuing on our village project by making village charters. The [...]

Primary 5

04

May

2018


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P5a and our action packed week!

A long time ago in a classroom far, far away… Primary 5A had a fantastic, frantic week! As part of our topic, we heard about Mr Cross’ house and discussed the various forms of housing available, and what people look for in buying a house. We then went to the research room to search on [...]

Primary 5

04

May

2018


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Midlothian Ski Centre and P5b

Dear Parents and Carers, In possibly the most hectic week of Primary 5 so far, this week P5b all went skiing for the first time as a class! When we first arrived we had to take our shoes off and were given skis and our ski boots. We found it quite challenging to put our [...]

Primary 5

27

Apr

2018


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Queensville residents move in

What a wonderful week in P5A. We designed characters to live in our village, which we have named ‘Queensville’. Our partner village is called ‘Kingsville’, and we chose these names because both classes liked having a link to Kings park and came up with those pairings. For our characters we thought about the kinds of [...]

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