A reminder that Friday 25th September is a dress down day. If your child takes part in the dress down day we would please request that they make a donation, as it will be used to support our purchasing of Sumdog for this session. As always, please no football colours or crop tops. We will ... Continue reading "Dress Dress Down - 25/09/2020"
As previously mentioned Nursery to Primary 3 will have phone call as their term 1 parent consultation. Primary 4 - 7 children will receive a written report on 7th October. In order for you to book a slot we will use the online booking system for parent appointments which we have previously used. To accommodate ... Continue reading "Nursery - Primary 3 Parent/ Carer Phonecalls"
We hope you all managed to have a lovely September Break and enjoy some of the sunshine. As you know on our return in August we introduced a range of measures to try and keep our children, parent/ carers and staff safe in our playground at pick up times. Can I please remind you of ... Continue reading "Primary 1-4 Playground Pick Up"
When thinking about our local area in P7, we looked at what we know, what we wanted to find out and how we would learn about it. We had so many questions that Mrs Andison decided to let us all investigate what we are interested in ourselves. Some of us are working in small groups, ... Continue reading "P7 Local area IDL"
For the past few weeks, Primary 3/2 have been working on a local area study. Miss McLaughlin is very proud of all of our hard work and creative ideas! Watch the video below to see our learning journey!
As part of our topic, Primary 1 have been learning all about the local area. We looked at lots of photos talked about the different features of our community including the park, the train station and the shop. This week the children have been looking at different types of housing and talking about where they ... Continue reading "Primary 1 Local Area Interdisciplinary Learning"
In our local community topic we have been identifying places where we live and belong to in Pumpherston and Uphall. We surveyed the class and created graphs to show the most visited places. P4/3 have also created maps of the area using grid references as a link to mathematics. At the moment we are focusing ... Continue reading "P4/3 Our Local Community Topic"
P6 have been exploring different topics in the Amazon such as the wildlife, foliage, tribes and impact that human activity has had on this area and our local environment .
Just a reminder that our nursery is open as normal on Monday and Tuesday. The main school office will be closed, meaning there is no access to our main school phone number or email. Please phone 01506 280997 to report an absence or in an emergency. If your child is absent, please phone between 8:00-9-00am. ... Continue reading "Nursery Opening Times - Monday & Tuesday"
LI: To use the internet to carry out research I can... research transport links within our local area. The children worked with their partner to research the rail and bus links within Pumpherston and Uphall Station. They had to find out where they could go by train or by bus. Then they highlighted these on ... Continue reading "P5 IDL: The Local Community"
As part of our Local Community IDL topic we have been exploring mapping and grid references. We used Google maps to find out about the local area and highlighted how land has been used on a map of the local area. Today we went outside to work on shape, position and movement. We used positional ... Continue reading "P4 Local Community IDL"
P2/1 has been learning about our village of Pumpherston. Granny has bought a new house in Pumpherston and we helped her find out all she needs to know about the area. We looked on google maps to find out what was in the village and we learned about the different people who can help ... Continue reading "P2/1"