Year 5 learn to be Playmakers!

Year 5 learn to be Playmakers!

Year 5 classes spent the day learning to be Playmakers. This means they will be able to lead activities outside in the playground with younger children. We can’t wait! Continue Reading

Anstruther making castles

Anstruther making castles

On Monday Ms Mackdonald showed the children in Anstruther House how to make flour castles while learning about counting and colours – how exciting! Continue Reading

Y6 Hogwarts Day

Y6 Hogwarts Day

On Tuesday 9th January, Year 6 kicked off this term’s theme of Witchcraft and Wizardry with a Hogwarts Dress-Up Day! Our morning began with gathering on Platform 9 3/4, along with our parents and families. We then entered the Great Hall of Hogwarts where we were Sorted into the four houses – Hufflepuff, Gryffindor, Ravenclaw and… Continue Reading

Y6 pupils teaching R.E.

Y6 pupils teaching R.E.

Today some of our Y6 pupils took over their classrooms in order to teach the rest of the class about the Five Pillars of Islam and why prayer is important to Muslims. Our four new teachers talked the class through a PowerPoint, showed them how to answer some questions and then responded to comments and… Continue Reading

Y6 Lighthouse Projects!

Y6 Lighthouse Projects!

Today Year 6 completed building their lighthouses that we were inspired to build after doing some learning about the WW2 book, Letters from the Lighthouse by Emma Carroll. Each of our pupils has worked as part of a small team to design, build and paint a lighthouse. We also learned about electrical circuits and have… Continue Reading