This week was Parents’ Evening. In preparation for it, we wrote our own reports. This encouraged us to reflect on what we have enjoyed this year, our strengths and our next steps for learning.
On Wednesday morning, we had the opportunity to explore what quality education looks like with Mrs Limerick. We really enjoyed thinking about what makes a good learner, teacher and classroom. It also meant that we were able to write a report about Miss McCloskey (who loved reading all our feedback).
In writing we created a mystery paragraph with suspense, tension and atmosphere. This made us think about how we could incorporate: ‘WOW’ words, dialogue, movement and body language which showed the feelings of our characters feelings.
Our focus in numeracy was dividing decimals. This helped us to developed a deeper understanding of place value!
We hope you have a lovely weekend!
Primary 6 Prepare For College!
Primary 6 Pupils are preparing to take part in a six week programme with Edinburgh College. The programme is designed to equip pupils with skills for learning, life and work.
It has been another very busy week in P6A. In maths, we revisited multiplying and dividing numbers by 100 and explored the place value of each number in a decimal fraction. Those working on the chilli challenge began to use our knowledge of square numbers to find the square root. We explored how Louis Sachar uses [...]
In writing we have been developing our persuasive techniques by creating a sales pitch for our enterprise ideas! We really enjoyed using rhetorical questions and emotive language. On Wednesday we will give a presentation, using these ideas, to ‘The Dragons’. Our focus in numeracy this week has been mixed numbers and improper fractions. To do [...]