Category Archives: P2

Sports Day 2018

Our pupils and parents enjoyed another fantastic Sports Day on Friday 22nd June, as the whole school basked in the glorious Meadows sunshine. Following our active assembly, where pupils participated in a 30 minute outdoor dance workshop led by famous … Continue reading

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Dancing with Darcey

We had a very special visitor to kick off Sports Day 2018, as ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge Dame Darcey Bussell came to lead an active assembly with the whole school. Darcy was at Preston Street along with Kelly … Continue reading

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Eid Party

Our children and families enjoyed a special Eid Party this afternoon. Following a hot and sunny sports day, it was an opportunity for some indoor fun and there was a good turnout of pupils for this exciting event. Thanks to … Continue reading

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P2 update

In literacy we are continuing to work our way through the read write inc books. Pupils have also been having the opportunity to go to the library each week to choose a book to read for enjoyment. In literacy we … Continue reading

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P1 and P2 Tennis

Our P1, P1/2 and P2 classes recently completed a block of tennis lessons at the Meadows Tennis Courts, along with students from Edinburgh College. Many thanks to Alex Harkins at Meadows Tennis, and his team of students, for delivering such … Continue reading

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Preston Street pupils are film stars

Several Preston Street pupils who attend the Christian Martial Arts course  at the Mayfield Salisbury Church are set for stardom, after a film featuring the class, Home Away from Home, was created by independent film maker John William Noble. So … Continue reading

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Primary 2 update

Literacy In literacy we have continued to work our way through our Read Write Inc program. We have been doing lots of writing in class. We started by writing about our body and our senses. This links nicely into our … Continue reading

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Snow Clearing Heroes!

Thanks to over 40 parents, pupils and staff who came together this afternoon to clear snow from the playground and surrounding pavements, and lay down grit on paths and surfaces, to ensure that we are able to reopen the school … Continue reading

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Chinese New year !

I hope everybody had a great February break ! What a start back after the break we have had in Primary 2! We have been busy all week with Chinese New year activities. I want to first start by thanking … Continue reading

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Fun in our Playground with Canongate Youth Project

P1 and P2 had a fantastic time using all the different pieces of loose play items that Canongate Youth Project brought up to our playground yesterday. We enjoyed making our own dens, playing imaginative games, designing ball runs and working … Continue reading

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