Category Archives: P4

Knights and Castles

Primary 4 had an interesting afternoon at Edinburgh Castle yesterday. As we arrived we had the chance to watch a changing of the guard. This is something that doesn’t happen every day so we were quite lucky, even if it … Continue reading

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P4 are going WILD

P3, 3/4 and 4 are taking part in the RSPB Wild Challenge for Schools. It involves attempting a lot of different nature and eco activities which will help children learn about the great outdoors and consider ways to help conserve … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

P4 have are back for 2018, bringing with them their trademark enthusiasm, creativity and good humour (Ted, Dan, Sam and Gabriel make sure of THAT!) Our new topic is ‘Castles’ and the class have already worked with Mrs McGaffin to … Continue reading

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P4 are Bananas

P4 demonstrating their learning. Well, we ARE a health promoting school, after all…. Enjoy!

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Christmas Party!

On Monday afternoon, P3, P3/4 and P4 had their Christmas party. We started our party off together in the hall with dancing and party games, including pass the parcel and musical bumps. After this each class went separately back to … Continue reading

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Artistic adventures

P4 had a super time at Jupiter Artland on Thursday. Despite the cold, we enjoyed getting out and about on such a glorious, sunny day! We learned how art can tell a story about the life of the artist or … Continue reading

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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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