Category Archives: P5/6

WE Movement

P6 children were invited by Sciennes Primary to participate in a special transition event today, the WE movement. Along with other schools in the JGHS cluster, we quickly became empowered by their beliefs. As a result, P6 will be engaging … Continue reading

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P6 Activity Day

On Thursday 17th May, P6 luck in as the weather was perfect for their Activity Day down at the Union Canal and Harrison Park. The day involved an array of activities including kayaking, canoeing and team building games. As you … Continue reading

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Games @ The Hub

  Children from across Primary 6 and late replacements from Primary 5 participated in the Games @ The Hub today. The two events we were participating in were swimming and rugby. I am proud to announce that both teams performed … Continue reading

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Borders Book Festival

Today at Waverley Train Station, four children from Preston Street Primary helped to promote the Borders Book Festival. As you can see from the photos below, Lily, Rustum, Stefania and Abdul had a rib tickling day in the company of … Continue reading

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PE lessons at Meadowbank

The P5 and P5-6 classes have had the opportunity over the past two weeks to participate in athletics practice at Meadowbank Stadium as part of our PE programme. We introduced a programme of track visits last year in P6 and … Continue reading

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Mandarin lessons for parents and pupils

We recently welcomed our new Mandarin teacher into school for a day of ‘taster sessions’. Pupils in P4, P5 and P6 all received a short introductory lesson, covering some basic spoken and written Mandarin. This was designed to spark the … Continue reading

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Tennis, Wiki, Sumdog and other things

We have enjoyed a busy first week back and are excited for the summer term ahead. As always, we will be getting active this term. On Friday morning, we started a four week block of tennis lessons at the Meadows … Continue reading

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Further Cross Country Achievements

As the cross country season draws to a close, there are further achievements to report from our expanding group of P5-7 runners. On Monday 20th March, we sent a team to the EPSSA Cross Country Finals at Duddingston. As is … Continue reading

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Euroquiz

Over the past few months, four children from Preston Street Primary have been working collaboratively on a project called the Euroquiz. Daisy, Elsa, Max (P6) and Pedro (P5/6) have relentlessly attended lunch clubs within the school along with sacrificing their … Continue reading

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Cross Country Festival Success

A team of 36 Preston Street runners took to the Meadows today for the EPSSA Cross Country Festival. Participating in the ‘B’ schools races, our team achieved unprecedented success in a truly remarkable morning, resulting in Preston Street winning 8 … Continue reading

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