Walk In The Wonderful Wood

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...

P5/6’s Empty Classroom Day

All over the UK there is something called empty classroom day. On empty classroom day you try and get all of the classes outside of the classroom. For P5/6 we went to the Hydro to plant some wildflower seeds in the ground to make the area look nicer. One of the ways...

P5 Bikeability

P5 have started doing Bikeability and are being taught how to do things like an M check.  An M check is where you check your bike’s safety, checking gears and brakes and your wheels for holes, ruptures or punctures. They will be using their bikes at Newton Primary but...

Euro Quiz Fun

On the 2nd of March P6 boys went to Bannockburn Primary school to compete in the National Euro Quiz heats. Everyone worked incredibly hard to learn as much as they could to prepare for the competition. There was 5 rounds and the end result was St Marys losing narrowly...

Ice cream technology

P5/6 have been attempting to create their own ice cream without using any machinery. Using only 2 plastic bags, salt, water, milk, vanilla extract and cream. The mixture failed at first so we put it in the freezer to freeze. It surprising tasted really good. We did it...