Category Archives: P7 2016-17

Further Cross Country Achievements

As the cross country season draws to a close, there are further achievements to report from our expanding group of P5-7 runners. On Monday 20th March, we sent a team to the EPSSA Cross Country Finals at Duddingston. As is … Continue reading

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A bit of everything!

P7 have been working so hard over the last few weeks we’ve barely had time to post! Our beautiful under-the-sea themed mural is completed and is awaiting its final home in the ‘Structure’ in the playground.  Keep your eyes peeled … Continue reading

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Cross Country Festival Success

A team of 36 Preston Street runners took to the Meadows today for the EPSSA Cross Country Festival. Participating in the ‘B’ schools races, our team achieved unprecedented success in a truly remarkable morning, resulting in Preston Street winning 8 … Continue reading

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House Cross Country 2017

This morning saw our P5-7 pupils on the Meadows for our annual House Cross Country Championships. There was a slightly different format for this year’s event. Instead of having separate races for each year group, the races were held over … Continue reading

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View From the Top

Each year, the Royal Mile Primary create an art gallery in their stairwell displaying the work of at least one child from every class.  For the last couple of years, as part of transition, Preston Street has been invited to … Continue reading

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P7’s Scots Week

Check out the McCoos, inspired by Ayrshire artist, Steven Brown.  I love the way my talented 7s used colour and  texture to create these super and varied hairstyles.     .

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Scots Assembly 2017

Our P3-7 classes held a special Scots Assembly today, at which we celebrated the Scots language and Scottish culture. We recorded the pupils’ performances and will add these over the weekend. In the meantime here is a recording of Caleb’s … Continue reading

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The Great Spaghetti Challenge of 2017

One thing that P7 has in abundance is friendship.  Some of my favourite moments of this year have been witnessing the small acts of kindness between friends. I’ve been lucky enough to have experienced many of these myself in the classroom and it’s … Continue reading

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Eco News! Parnership with Scottish Widows We are very lucky to have an excellent relationship with Scottish Widows.  They help us with our P7 Young Leaders program, teaching us valuable skills for life.  They also do paired reading with some … Continue reading

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Wolves, Wildlife and Wonderful Watercolours

The last few weeks have flown by in P7.  Everyone should be feeling proud of their achievements!   All of my groups have made super progress in maths, either calculating lengths of time or solving advanced timtabling problems.  We also have … Continue reading

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