Category Archives: P7 2018-19

Shakespeare Workshops

Here at Preston Street Primary we strive to give our children as many opportunities as possible. This exciting opportunity has been a long time in the making, August to be exact. Mr. Anderson tried to secure tickets for P7, P6/7 … Continue reading

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House Cross Country 2019

Our sixth annual House Cross Country Championship took place on Tuesday at the Meadows. This has become a much-anticipated fixture in the school calendar and as always, anticipation was high for an exciting morning of running! All our P5-7 pupils … Continue reading

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A fantastic start to the term for P7!

  Endangered Animals At the start of the term our class decided to learn about endangered animals. We created our folders and learned about the classification system and why animals are endangered. We learned about the Passenger Pigeon, which used … Continue reading

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Sportshall Finals

We sent a team of 27 P6/P7 pupils to the Sportshall Athletics Finals at the Jack Kane Sports Centre on Monday 21st January. The Finals event involved ten schools from across Edinburgh, who had qualified from their respective heats. Preston … Continue reading

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Junior NBA Wizards

Ten of our P6 and P7 pupils were at the Crags Sports Centre on Friday afternoon for the first week of fixtures in the 2019 Junior NBA. The Junior NBA is a worldwide initiative which sees competitions organised locally for … Continue reading

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P7 Usher Hall Christmas Concert

Congratulations to our P7 year group who participated in the James Gillespie’s High School Christmas Concert 2018 at the Usher Hall. Preston Street pupils formed part of a combined P7-S1 choir, along with their counterparts from James Gillespie’s, Sciennes, Royal … Continue reading

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P3-6 Christmas Concert

Congratulations to all of our P3-6 pupils, along with some of our talented P7 musicians, for putting on a truly fantastic Christmas concert on Monday 17th December. We put on two shows in order to meet the demand for tickets. … Continue reading

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House Indoor Athletics 2018

Well done to all our young people in P6 and P7 for a magnificent effort at our annual House Indoor Athletics competition on Tuesday 11th December. In the lead up to the event, our pupils had spent a number of … Continue reading

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What a busy fortnight!

  In Maths we have been learning about adding and subtracting fractions. This topic really challenges your problem solving skills. Some pupils have been working on algebra. We have been using the Complete Maths website for timetables and tests – … Continue reading

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Football on the Meadows

Young footballers from Preston Street and Sciennes had an enjoyable time together at the Meadows on Saturday morning. There were matches between the two schools for both P5-7 girls and P6 boys, and as always, the games were well contested … Continue reading

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