Category Archives: P7 2018-19

Benmore Day 4 Update

Our P7 pupils have enjoyed their final full day of camp today as their Benmore residential experience gradually comes to an end. Here are some pictures from another activity-packed day. We will be arriving on Friday lunchtime – a text … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 3

Our P7 campers continue to have a fantastic experience at Benmore as they pass the halfway point of their visit.  Here are some pictures from some of today’s activities, including the ever popular gorge walking! Well done to everyone for … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 2

Our P7 campers have had a great time in the spring sunshine on their first full day at Benmore. The different groups have been exploring the local area and enjoying a variety of activities including a ropes course, mountain biking … Continue reading

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Benmore Day 1

Our P7 campers arrived safely at Benmore this afternoon for the start of their residential visit. As you can see, it was straight down to business as our pupils enjoyed an activity-packed opening afternoon and evening. (Meanwhile back in Edinburgh, … Continue reading

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MUN – Model United Nations

Last week Preston Street Primary was chosen to be part of the first Model United Nations (MUN) Conference in Edinburgh, 1 of only 9 primary schools across the authority.   MUN is an activity that simulates the proceedings of the … Continue reading

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EPSSA Cross Country Finals

A group of 19 senior pupils participated in the annual EPSSA Cross Country Finals at Duddingston on Monday 25th March. Given that each of the races at the Finals contains around 250 runners from schools across the city, including private … Continue reading

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Basketball fun at the Crags

As part of this term’s ‘Year Group Wednesdays’, all our P6 and P7 pupils have enjoyed a block of basketball sessions at the Crags Sports Centre. Our young people really enjoyed the chance to develop their skills at this excellent … Continue reading

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Meeting an Olympian

43 of our P6 and P7 pupils went across to the Royal Commonwealth Pool yesterday morning to see one of the qualifying heat sessions of the 2019 Edinburgh International Swim Meet. This was a great opportunity for our pupils to … Continue reading

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Reading and Dreaming …..

  Drama In Primary 7 we have been making great progress in our Shakespeare play ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. Almost all of us do not need our scripts and we are now starting to practice in the hall where we … Continue reading

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Careers Afternoon

We hosted a very successful and interesting Careers Afternoon today. Our pupils had the opportunity to find out about a wide variety of careers. Our younger pupils welcomed visitors to their classrooms, while our older learners came to the hall … Continue reading

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