Sky High Poetry

There was a poetry competition held at our school on Thursday the 19th of January. Each class had a different scots poem to learn off by heart and had to have a prop. P1 had robin red breast, p2 had bum be, p3 had Nessie, p4 had piper, p5 had the ment to the lost dinner ticket, p6 had …

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Ready, Steady, GO!

There was a cross country competition on Thursday the 19th of January at Dunblane High School. Most of the track was tarmac but some was Astro-turf. 12 participants from our school: Cameron, Catriona, Jonathon, Fin (p7) Molly, Madeleine, Ailis (p6), Theo, Sam, Millie, Charlotte, Hannah (p5) entered. There were 63 girls, 64 boys and altogether there were 147 people in …

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We Visited A Real Post Office

We visited a real post office. When we were there a postman spoke to us and told us what we needed to set up our post office. We made special identity cards, we painted a bright red post box and made a special area for sorting our letters.

We even designed our own stamps, for first and second class …

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Christmas Card Winners!

The winners of the card competition are Amatey, Philis, Hannah, Molly, Mathew, Simeon, Ailis, Laetitia. They came down to the post office to get their cards published. When they came back to school they also got to choose a lollypop to eat, either lemon or orange. They also saw a car that was peppered with bird poo!

By Amatey …

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Making History In The Smith Museum!

St Mary’s EPS has had a very special history topic called Shaping Our Nation. We worked on this in partnership with the Smith Museum and our topic was launched by having a night at the museum sleepover for P4-6.

Throughout October and November all the classes in St Mary’s EPS were preparing different parts of the project for when …

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Walk In The Wonderful Wood

The Banaboocha in full glory

In the Glen Finglas forest P5/6 met lots of magical creatures on a learning journey expedition about the plants and wonders of the wood. Luckily they were friendly…

Primary 5/6 had just arrived and were trekking through the woods on a slightly overgrown stone path when one of the rangers suddenly said, “Stop! …

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GREAT GARDENING FUN

A lovely start to the year! In September, the whole school had an exquisite time doing gardening and making their playground more attractive and making it a better place for wildlife and insects. The playground is now growing tasty food that everyone can enjoy together.

Every class from nursery to P7 have been given a barrel and planted something …

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Spectacular Smith Museum Sleepover

Have you ever thought if a museum actually comes to life? Have you ever slept over at a museum? Well St Marys have and read this article to find out more. On the 22nd of September St Marys went to the Smith Museum for a sleepover. Our first challenge was to find something in the museum p1/2s had to find …

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The community picnic

We had a  community picnic on Friday 3rd of June we started off with doing a RIO carnival themed and then we had our lunch and we had ice cream and then the p3/4s done a RIO dance and then we could choose what to do we had face paint by Miss Hughes and we had the …

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Sports Day 2016

 

This year’s sports day was at the Queen Victoria School. This year the Scottish weather did put a little dampener on it because it was raining so we had to go inside. However, that didn’t stop us going for gold! To start Sports Day the whole School did a dance that we had been working on …

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