Category Archives: P4/5 2014-15

P4/5’s Outdoor Learning at Vogrie Park

P4/5 enjoyed returning to Vogrie Park during our whole school summer trip! Through outdoor learning, we enjoyed identifying trees by their leaves and branches, using colour wheels to explore the magical spring colours and build minibeast houses and play parks! … Continue reading

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P4/5 and P6 LEPRA Workshop

Today was a special day for all the pupils at Preston Street, as we enjoyed a dancing workshop provided for us by the charity LEPRA. Children from all classes have collected and donated money to the charity and we have … Continue reading

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Nicholas Party Artwork

We have been studying the work of the artist Nicholas Party. He uses everyday objects such as cups and kettles, but alters the way they look to create a fabulous painting! Why don’t you ask us some of the facts … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Castle P4/5 Gaelic Trip

Today P4/5 visited Edinburgh Castle to view the grounds and learn some more Gaelic! We had a great time, please view the pictures below to see what we got up to! Here we are with our tour guide Anne, we learned that … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse

Preston Street Pupils had an exciting morning viewing the solar eclipse today! The children had previously learned about how to view an eclipse safely and used solar eclipse glasses and pinhole cameras to view the event. The pinhole cameras were … Continue reading

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Dance Division

P5 pupils received the first of three dance sessions today with Dance Division, a community dance group based in the fantastic dance studio at the Crags Sports Centre. During the hour long session, the pupils developed a hip hop dance … Continue reading

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Golf in P5

While some of our P5 pupils receive extra swimming lessons on Monday mornings, the remainder of the P5s have been playing golf. The pupils have been using special Clubgolf equipment to practise their putting, chipping and driving – both indoors … Continue reading

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Red Nose Day at Preston Street Primary

This year we are really excited to be raising money for Red Nose Day 2015! As one of the UK’s biggest fundraising events, Red Nose Day brings the entire nation together to do something funny for money. Preston Street Primary … Continue reading

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P4/5 and P5’s visit to Blackwells to celebrate World Book Day

P4/5 and P5 enjoyed a trip to Blackwells Book Shop, where they got the opportunity to listen to the author Lari Don. Lari is a well-known author who has written 26 books in total so far, from picture books to … Continue reading

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House Cross Country Championships 2015

On Tuesday 10th February all our senior pupils (P5, P6 and P7) competed in our annual House Cross Country Championships at the Meadows. This event provides an opportunity for all pupils to participate in an exciting competitive event and enjoy … Continue reading

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