Category Archives: Social Studies

Trip to Torry Battery

This morning P3S went on a trip to Torry Battery. We did some dolphin watching with binoculars, we learned about the harm that litter can do to sea creatures and…

A special visitor

Primary 1 had a new visitor in the class this morning! We were very lucky to have Peter, who is the site manager of the new Lochside Academy coming in…

P2B/P2O Had A Special Visit

On Friday we were lucky enough to have a special visit from two Police Officers. We had created questions for them which we got the chance to ask and learned…

Warhol Art On Display

Here we have the first piece of completed art from our P3 Andy Warhol project. This one is Naomi’s and she has done a beautiful job at selecting vibrant, contrasting colours in the…

Media Magic in P3

Today we were learning all about advertising and we are beginning to understand that adverts are aimed at different audiences. We watched some adverts and discussed why their images, language,…

Sounds That Help or Warn Us

As part of our topic, we have been learning all about communication and sending messages. Part of this has involved thinking about how we communicate warning sounds in times of…

Engineering Week in Primary 4

Primary 4 have had a fantastic time taking part in the school’s Engineering week! Miss Denholm has been so impressed at how well the class have worked together to complete…

Primary 4 Create Fossils

Primary 4 are very excited to have started a new topic this term called Scavengers and Settlers. We will be learning about different aspects of life in the past from…

Making Aeroplanes in P2B

As part of our topic, we learned about The Wright brothers as well as lots of new and interesting facts about flying. We made our own paper aeroplanes and tested…

P2B Sharing Their Learning

P2B have been working very hard in class and have learned lots about their Transport topic. They worked collaboratively to produce group posters which were to display everything they had…