Category Archives: P5 2014-15

Football Festival

Nine of our P5-7 pupils represented the school at today’s Soccer Sevens festival at Wardie (plus an extra player from Longstone PS, who played with us as the rest of his team did not turn up!) We played five matches … Continue reading

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P5 performance in Princes Street Gardens

P5 had a fantastic day at the Creative Traditions Concert on Thursday 11th June, performing in front of a large audience at the Ross Bandstand on the hottest day of the year so far. The day started at 9:30am when … Continue reading

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Creative Traditions concert

P5 have been busy practising for the forthcoming Creative Traditions concert. This concert takes place in the Ross Bandstand in Princes Street Gardens on Thursday 11th June at 1:30pm. It will feature traditional Ghanaian drumming and dancing performances by P5 … Continue reading

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Basketball Club Update

A large group of P5-7 pupils attended the monthly South Edinburgh Schools’ Basketball League today at the Crags. The bulk of our pupils were split into Preston Street A and Preston Street B. There was also a Blaze team (featuring … Continue reading

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Book trailers

P5 pupils have been working in their literature circles groups to create ‘book trailers’. These are short films which promote a book which pupils have read. As you can see from these photographs, the pupils worked enthusiastically together to create … Continue reading

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P5 Camp

Here is a short summary of P5’s action packed visit to Bonaly Camp. We arrived on Tuesday morning and pupils’ first experience was carrying their bags the five minute walk from the bus drop-off point to the building in the … 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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