It’s amazing that we are nearly halfway through the year already! The children have been working really hard right across the curriculum, while taking onthe duties of P7 well.
Since the beginning of November we have been at Benmore, had Parents’ Evenings, welcomed Pudsey to a Strictly Assembly, been immunised against the flu, learned about the Old Testament during Bible Alive presentations and helped at the Christmas Fair! And this is all as well as the Number Talk numeracy, improving our reading and writing and the Remebrance and Friction work we have been investigating.
And what’s coming up? Next week we’ll attend the P1-3 Nativity (not the staff one…) and are looking forward to Macastory’s Festive Friday show, The Frost Giant 2 – The Mirror of Malice. Don’t forget your winter jumpers!
On 18th December our violinists will entertain us with a concert and Wednesday 20th December is…our ceilidh!
We have hired a 6 piece band for this event, and the children are encouraged to dress well for this. More grown up than a “just” party they will dance with the invited guests and take part in games.
We also ask that each child brings something for the buffet table – enough for themselves and one other or tow others, not all 55 pupils! – and will ask them for their ideas in advance to prevent 55 plates of sausage rolls which, while delicious, have finite appeal…
Term will end after the church service on Friday 22nd December at 12 noon. Then we’ll see you are the break for 2018!
All Primary 6 pupils have each received their loan of £1.00, and they are already busy putting together their business plans and recording expenditure.
The main aim – to make a profit!
All other classes will be invited to our sale on Friday 10th November, where all products will be available to purchase – all your support is greatly appreciated, as all profit made will go towards a P6 school trip.
Photos and the final total will be available via our QPS Twitter page.
Thanks for all your support!
Click below for a copy of the Term 2 Reading Challenge for Primary 6T.
Hand in date Thursday 30th November – be ready to share some recommendations of novels to the class!
Here are a few more photos from our Queensferry Crossing last week.
The P6 Egyptian Assembly EXTRAVAGANZA!
Performing on Thursday 21st September
The papyrus is rustling and the pyramids are getting built, preparation for the Primary 6 assembly has officially begun!
Pupils have been super busy learning about all different aspects of Ancient Egyptian life, including Egyptian clothing. We would like each pupil to apply what they have learned and be dressed in an Ancient Egyptian style outfit for the assembly itself. Bed sheets and pillow cases will come in handy, as every pupil has already made beautiful jewellery to accessorize with!
Please bring your Egyptian outfit into school on Tuesday 18th September, for our dress rehearsal.
We can’t wait to see you all looking fabulous!
Mrs Thomas & Ms Love
P2HM picked out these pictures to share with you. They came up with the captions too.
High five for the new Queensferry Crossing!
This man looks after all the bridges in Scotland. He makes sure the bridges are safe.
This bridge is so amazing!
Here we are walking on the new bridge. We are glad that we got to walk the bridge.
We walked on the hard shoulder. The hard shoulder is for cars that have broken down. Oops did you spot that we were walking the wrong way.
Here are a few more….