Category Archives: P4

Engineering challenge

  Primary 4 were set a really big STEM challenge last week as part of their learning about weather. They discussed different types of renewable energy and learned how wind energy can be harnessed by wind turbines. They were then … Continue reading

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A busy sporting weekend!

It was a busy sporting weekend for Preston Street pupils. On Saturday morning, our girls’ football section were training on the Meadows. Meanwhile across at Double Hedges Park,  our P4-5 and P6-7 teams were both representing the school in football … Continue reading

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P4-7 Football Update October 2017

Our P4-5 and P6-7 football clubs have both enjoyed a good start to the year. Our new P4-5 club began the year with a series of training matches with our friends from Sciennes Primary School on the Meadows. These informal … Continue reading

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Exciting electricity!

Primary 4’s ‘Crumpoles’ storyline topic has led us to investigate electricity. When the torches fell out of the Crumpole’s bags, one of the Crumpoles thought he could take some parts from an electric toy and make a homemade torch using … Continue reading

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Conductors and Insulators

  Primary 4 have been learning about thermal conductors and thermal insulators. We started by looking at this cartoon and deciding which child we agreed with. There were lots of different opinions and good discussion but nobody agreed with the … Continue reading

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Meet the Crumpoles!

P4 are off to a wild start! If you go down to the woods today, just beyond the tall fence, and over the babbling stream, you may just hear the whispers of our little friends, the Crumpoles as they giggle … Continue reading

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