This will be the last week of “proper” work in P3. Next week we will be finishing off, clearing up, having the whole-school assembly and having some end of term […]
The P3 classes had a great time at Almond Valley today (see photos, above, of P3A). We met some farm animals and found out what they eat and how […]
It’s a busy week in the P3 sporting calendar. We started off with a cricket taster session today and a bit of bowling and batting (see photos of P3B in […]
On Tuesday afternoon, P3 are off to the theatre. We’re very intrigued about the show: why is it “Gretel and Hansel” and not “Hansel and Gretel”? We’re having an early […]
This week, P3B are working on measure in maths – and P3A and C will be starting too. We are measuring objects and distances with the standard metric units of […]
This week, P3A will be celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day by spending time learning in some of the amazing outdoor spaces we have right on our doorstep. Parents of P3A will […]
There won’t be any P3 blog this week so, instead, here’s a wee video we made to show you how the children are learning to set out and calculate addition […]
Following on from our great workshop with Generation Science last week, P3 have been observing another experiment and will be writing about the process and results. Ask them about […]
Maths web sites for support and consolidation: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/ http://www.math-aids.com/ Work can be done on printed sheets, on whiteboards or on the web site itself. Some games require adobe flash.
Building on their work on multiplication, P3 have started learning about division this week. During P1 and P2, this was known as “grouping and sharing” and we are still using […]
Here are some pictures of the Virgin Money Market Day. P7 worked really hard to make it a success and made an impressive profit.
Our P7s are taking part in the Virgin Money project ‘Make £5 Grow. In teams, they have set up small ‘businesses’. They have worked in school and at home on […]
P1B have been busy working hard on ordering 2 digit numbers and their number bonds. They always enjoy a good picture too!
Some of the upper school children have been on an Easter egg hunt around the playground this week. However, the eggs in question contained no sugar… just maths puzzles which […]
Today’s pop-up book stall in the stairwell provided a wondeful opportunity for the children to practise their money skills. The books, which have been used for many years for reading […]
STEM: Science, Technology , Engineering and Maths. We at South Morningside feel very lucky to have been the only primary school to be invited to the ‘Girls in STEM Edinburgh […]
By Heather and Sam, P6 The P6 coding club is a club where, every Monday, nine P6 pupils go to do basic coding. The reason why we do this is so […]