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30
OCT

In our first full week back after the holidays we have been working very hard! Numeracy This week Primary One have worked hard to build on our number skills. We have been subitizing (recognising the number of items in a ... Continue reading →

23
OCT

On Thursday 22/10/20 Primary 1 finally got to take a trip to Kirknewton Park. We looked for numbers as we walked to the park and recorded them on our clipboards. Zac - I saw number 5. Asha - I saw ... Continue reading →

09
OCT

Another busy week in Primary 1! This week to continue our interdisciplinary topic 'All About Me' we learned about our five senses. We know our five senses are sight, touch, taste, hearing and smell. We took went out and used ... Continue reading →

04
OCT

Primary 1 have had a VERY busy week this week. We began our week with a visit from "Mathsy". Mathsy left us a task as part of Maths Week Scotland which helped us to develop our finger patterns and counting ... Continue reading →

24
SEP

In Primary One we have been learning about the zones of regulation. These zones help us to be aware and in control of our feelings and emotions. The Red Zone is used to describe feeling angry, upset or out of control. I ... Continue reading →

11
SEP

This week Primary One have been very busy learning about numbers to 10. We are building our number line in the classroom, we have explored numbers 0 - 8. We used numicon to help us identify and build numbers ... Continue reading →

06
SEP

We have had a very special week in Primary 1 because on Thursday we celebrated Elmer Day! We began the week by planning how we would celebrate Elmer day and the Primary 1's decided that they would like to have ... Continue reading →

23
AUG

We have had a very exciting first full week in Primary 1! We began reading the story of Elmer by David McKee and took part in lot's of learning based around the story. We put the story in the correct ... Continue reading →

14
AUG

Hello Primary 1 I hope you had enjoyed your first week at Kirknewton Primary school! We had lots of fun learning together, playing together and exploring our new classroom and the outdoors. This week we enjoyed our first Free Writing ... Continue reading →

25
JUN

Good Morning Primary 1! I cannot believe it is the last day of Primary 1 already! I'm really sad that I don't get to say goodbye to you all in person so I have recorded a special message for you ... Continue reading →

25
JUN

Good Morning Primary 1 and welcome to our final Thumbs Up Thursday together! Yesterday I went into school to see your Primary 7 buddies. They had a lovely (socially distanced) day with quizzes, memories and pizza! Although they are happy ... Continue reading →

24
JUN

Good morning again Primary 1 and welcome to our last Wonderful Wednesday together! It has been lovely hearing about some fantastic learning. One of our Primary 1's has been running to raise money for Edinburgh Zoo, someone else has been ... Continue reading →