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We made portraits of people we love using the style of an artist known as Romero Britto. We then wrote a description of them using lots of adjectives and similes. We have been practicing our ability to add tone and expression in our reading as well as answering questions around what we have read. All ... Continue reading Happy Easter from P4 Class

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Art The children have enjoyed some Easter crafts this week. We found it challenging to measure the paper to make sure the hats would fit on our heads! Writing We have been working hard on descriptive writing over the last few weeks. The children have described a friend in the class, objects in the class ... Continue reading 28/03/22

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Primary 3/4 have been very busy recently re-creating the Easter Story. They have designed and painted the scenery and props. They have written the scripts and have planned and organised their groups and delegated who was going to do what in the project. They have directed and filmed a short stop frame animation, and are ... Continue reading P3/4 retell the Easter Story

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Welcome to our last blog post of the term. It was lovely to speak to so many of you this week and give you an update on your child's progress. If you did not manage to make an appointment please contact the office and we can arrange a telephone call after the Easter holidays. Classroom ... Continue reading Weekly Update From Primary One

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Literacy In group reading some of us practised our inference skills, some of us our prediction skills and some of us worked out what tricky words meant using our context skills. Writing This week as part of our descriptive writing we wrote about about a friend or family member. Joel - I wrote about Fraser. ... Continue reading What have P6 Been up to this Week?

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This week in Primary 5 has been a busy one! In Green Gym this week we played a game where we were pretending to be bees collecting the pollen. For this, there were holes in cups and we had to collect water using these, trying not to lose too much water, then take it back ... Continue reading A Weekly Round Up From P5

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Deans Primary are trying to create a suitable and exciting outdoor learning space within the school grounds. Unfortunately, we are being hampered by vandals who destroy our newly planted trees, take apart out new Willow shelter and continually damage our bug hotel and newly erected structure that will be part of our area of ... Continue reading Outdoor Learning

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Literacy In writing this week, we continued to develop our skills when writing a descriptive piece. We looked at a few examples and assessed each piece of writing. Then we read our feedback from last week and used this to up-level our writing. This week, we were describing a female rugby player. We used ... Continue reading This Week in P3

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We have had a great time this week researching facts about Scottish wildlife. We learnt to categorise them into herbivores, carnivores and omnivores. We used graphs to represent our surveys on favorite pets. We estimated and measure the height of trees outside and we made function machines. We also enjoyed making poems about gratitude. We ... Continue reading P4 Class 25.03.2022

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PE We made the most of the beautiful weather this week and went outside for PE. The children worked on their balancing, climbing and strength. Outdoor Learning The children had Outdoor Learning with Mrs Dobbie on Thursday afternoon. Mrs Dobbie set the children a challenge of getting from one side of the playground to the ... Continue reading 21/02/2022

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We've had an amazing week! We have been learning to read time and time intervals. We have started learning division with remainders as well. For reading, we worked on finding the main idea and summarising the text. We also worked on highlight important information and note taking. For HWB, we explored different friendship groups and ... Continue reading P4 Class 25.06.2022

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IDL We have been learning about the function of our organs and where about in the body they are. We have started stations for this. Some children have made lungs whilst others have been learning about digestion through an experiment. Yoga We read a story and then had to do different animal poses from the ... Continue reading 21/02/22