Category Archives: Playground Development Group

Parents wanted for playground workshop and day of action – Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th February

The following is a message from our Playground Development Group: During the Festival of Creative Learning at the University of Edinburgh, a two day workshop will run at Preston Street Primary School on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th February. The … Continue reading

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Loose Parts Play at Preston Street

Over the past week, we have introduced lots of new ‘loose parts’ play equipment into the playground, to go with the tyres and wood which we have already been using. The new resources include bats and balls, stilts, giant board … Continue reading

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“A day in a primary school…”

…is the heading of a blog describing from a students perspective what was achieved in our playground. https://ilwuofe.wordpress.com/2015/02/21/a-day-in-primary-school/

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It is so much brighter! More colour, learning and play resources in the playground

Many thanks to all who helped transform the playground into a colourful and exciting place to play and learn last week Students from Edinburgh University – Edinburgh School of Art and Landscape Architecture  as well as  Moray House School of … Continue reading

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PLOPS project week from 16th – 20th February 2015

PLOPS! Play and Learning Outdoors at Preston Street workshop + project We are looking forward to welcoming students at ESALA and Moray House School of Education to work with parents, staff, and pupils at Preston Street Primary School to further … Continue reading

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