Category Archives: Social Studies

P3S’ Medieval Banquet

Today in Primary 3 we enjoyed a medieval banquet! We prepared for the banquet by chopping up foods they would have had in medieval times such as cheese, cured meats,…

Fire Service Visit

We had a fantastic time learning about the fire service.We learned about how to keep ourselves safe if we ever faced a dangerous situation and learned more about the daily…

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…