Category Archives: P6/7 2015-16

Young violinists shine at concert

There was a great array of musical talent on show at our Violin Concert on Wednesday 1st June. Under the guidance of our violin specialist, Miss Angelica Ayden, pupils from P4 to P7 took the stage to perform a range … Continue reading

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Interscholastics 2016

It was a glorious summer day today (Tuesday 31st May) for the Interscholastic Athletics ‘B’ Schools Finals at Meadowbank Stadium. A team of 19 pupils from P6 and P7 went to represent Preston Street in various track and field events … Continue reading

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P6 Bikeability

Our P6s had a great couple of days out on the roads as part of their Level 2 Bikeability course.  They learned about their rights and responsibilities as road users and how to keep themselves safe by signalling their intentions … Continue reading

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Earth in Space

This week P6/7 have been learning about Earth and why we have different seasons. Many people think that some parts of the year are hotter because we’re closer to the Sun, but the real reason is that the Earth is … Continue reading

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A little something to brighten your holiday week!

Here is some of the beautiful artwork created by P2/3, P3, P4/5, P5 and P6/7.  Inspired by Scots, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Elizabeth Blackadder and Samuel Peploe, famous artists, Vincent Van Gogh and Pablo Picasso and simply the themes ‘Rainforest’ and … Continue reading

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Creative Cubists and Great Van Goghs!

Here is some of the fantastic artwork created by pupils in P3 and P6/7. Both classes were learning to use collage and mixed media to create these fabulous pictures inspired by two famous artists, Van Gogh and Picasso. I think … Continue reading

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Awkward Alba

On Thursday 17th March our P6 and P7 pupils performed their very own music and drama production, Awkward Alba: The Almost Accurate Illustrated History of Scotland. The show covered a range of key events in Scotland’s and Edinburgh’s history, in … Continue reading

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EPSSA Cross Country Finals

There was beautiful spring sunshine at Inverleith Park on Monday morning as over a thousand pupils from 56 schools participated in the EPSSA Cross Country Finals. There were still grey clouds in the sky as our team of 20 runners … Continue reading

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P6-7 football update

Our P6-7 team were in action on Saturday at Harrison Park, taking on a team from Bruntsfield Primary in our third game of 2016. The boys continued their good start to the year and displayed excellent organisation, commitment and teamwork … Continue reading

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Scottish Parliament

To begin our Scottish Parliament topic it was decided that we would visit the building where all the action takes place, Holyrood. We learned that the building was designed by a Spanish architect by the name of Enric Miralles. The … Continue reading

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