Category Archives: Literacy

Book Week in P5

Primary 5 have been reviewing books for book week. We are looking forward to sharing these reviews with each other on Friday through our book review talks.

Extreme reading in P1F

We took story time outdoors for some “extreme reading” in honour of World Book Week. We read a story together and then the children took some books and tried to…

P3F make a discovery!

Our topic this term is Egyptians. We have learned loads!! So far we looked at Ancient Egypt, the importance of the River Nile, artefacts, mummification and pharoahs. We’ve been finding…

Twelfth Night

On Thursday 3rd November the pupils in Primary 6/7 took part in the Shakespeare Schools Festival, performing their version of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night to a sold out audience at Aberdeen…

Room 28 Visit Aberdeen Winter Festival Village

Room 28, The Language Development Unit, were invited by Aberdeen Inspired to visit the Christmas Village. Together with Aberdeen City Council, and working with Codonas, Union Terrace has been transformed…

P3F Outdoor Learning

This term P3F are learning about Celebrations. We started the topic by exploring Autumn sounds, sights and smells outside. This helped us write fantastic haiku poems about Autumn. We also…

Learning new concepts

The children in the Language Development Unit have been working on developing their understanding and use of concepts. ‘Concept cat’ is the character who the children use to help with…

Having fun in Autumn

The children in ┬áP3 in the Language Development Unit are learning how to use adjectives when we are talking, writing sentences and creating stories and poems . We used the…

Outdoor Learning in the Nursery

      Nursery have been developing Outdoor Learning experiences for the children.

Shared reading with the older boys and girls.

The primary 6 children came through to Room 28 and read some exciting picture books to the children. The older boys and girls were very good at asking appropriate questions…