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Springfield Primary School Visit

Last Friday some of the school children and staff visited Springfield Primary School to watch their school assembly which was based on the book 'Giraffe's can't dance'. The story is all about finding your confidence and feeling included. The boys really enjoyed visiting a different school and seeing around the different classrooms. It was a

By | 2019-05-30T15:49:59+00:00 May 30th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Jupiter Artland

Last week some of our school children had a wonderful day out at Jupiter Artland to take part in one of their school workshops. This included having a tour around the beautiful grounds and discussing the installations before going back to the woodland classroom to make their own sculptures based on the work of the

By | 2019-05-13T12:25:15+00:00 May 13th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Linlithgow Museum Trip

Over the last couple of weeks, as part of our Friday Live English groups, the school children visited the new Linlithgow Museum. The children really enjoyed learning about the history of Linlithgow and trying out the interactive learning. This included making a medicine, trying the smelly boxes to see what different industries smelled like, watching

By | 2019-05-09T16:01:29+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Fish in the Classroom

We have been very lucky this term to be involved with the Forth Rivers Trust participating in the 'Fish in the Classroom' project.  We have been able to be involved because Historic Environment Scotland have fully funded this project for us. The project is to help teach children about our environment and take responsibility for it.

By | 2019-04-09T12:10:31+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Easter Assembly

Last Thursday (4th April 2019) before they broke up for the holidays the School held their Easter Assembly where family, friends and staff were invited attend. During the assembly the children performed a gymnastics routine which they have been working on with Holly from 'Astrogymnastics' this term.                    

By | 2019-04-08T14:33:37+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

World Book Day

Last Thursday (7th March 2019) the staff and children in the School took part in World Book Day. Books were brought in from home to swap with friends and colleagues.           They had the opportunity to look at some old books, the oldest one we had was from 1937 when King

By | 2019-03-11T09:14:16+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Exercise

The children in the school enjoy active time in the mornings. After Circle time each morning the children and staff head out into the school grounds (weather permitting) carrying out exercises including: Jogging Squats Lunges Side skips Star jumps Stretches Carrying out these exercises sets the children (and staff) up for their day in class. Have a

By | 2019-01-24T10:18:38+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Bikeability Scotland

Some of our school children have just achieved their Level 1 Bikeability Scotland Award which they have been working on since the Summer. Over this period of time they have covered basic cycling skills including some of the following: The importance of safety equipment A simple bike check Getting on and off on the correct side

By | 2019-01-22T14:51:25+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Puppy Visit

Chestnut class had a visitor last week - 9 week old Puppy 'Ziva' came into the school for a visit. The boys loved having a cuddle and were so gentle and caring with her. Ziva is a blue collie puppy and is very cute and cuddly.                      

By | 2018-10-09T15:24:25+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Fire Station Visit

On Friday's our children are part of Live English groups with a focus on communication and in particular 'engaging with people in the local community' Last week we visited Bo'ness Fire Station where we got to meet the crew.  We also saw the fireman's pole in use, tried on helmets, sat inside the fire engine and used

By | 2018-09-24T09:33:54+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments