Tea with SLT 12th March

Mr Burgess and Mrs Kelly were delighted to welcome children to Tea with SLT this afternoon to celebrate their achievements in learning.

Lois P2 has pushed herself in literacy and created fantastic sentences, Albie from P1 has made a real effort to present his work beautifully this week in class. Sarah from P1 was joined by her brother Rian for Tea with SLT today, Sarah made an excellent drawing about the Lion King whilst Rian has shown excellent knowledge of times tables!

Kyle from P2 has made an excellent effort with his writing and Joseph from P4 has demonstrated that he can consistently engage in class and has made a real effort to improve his handwriting. Sienna from P3 has made an excellent effort in all areas of the curriculum in class and Destinee from P6 has been enthusiastic and positive in all her learning this week, well done!

Liam from P7 has been an excellent Team editor as part of the Newswire workshops in class today and Evie from P3 made a lovely journal all about her trip to the Playhouse yesterday. Clarissa’s artwork was inspired by her experience at the Lion King and included lots of fantastic detail as was Leo from P5. Lastly, Noel wrote a funny and detailed newspaper account based on the discovery of Nessie, we thought it was amazing!

Well done to all our learners this week, some fantastic examples of learning in all areas of the curriculum, the Lion King has really inspired our work this week!

Tea with SLT 5th March

Today Mr Burgess were delighted to meet with boys and girls from P1-7 for tea with SLT.

Eva from P1 shared her learning with sounds which she used to write sentences by herself. Olek in P2 has taken the initiative to develop his numeracy at home and showed good manners in school all week!

Archie from P3B has written a fabulous informative piece about the Egyptians in class this week, Emily from P3A also created fantastic descriptive writing in class.

Jaden from P4A produced excellent work in writing, Melody was using paragraphs in her writing all about Stitch. Daniel also from P4 is always ready to learn in class by contributing effectively, listening intently and applying what has been learnt.

Maisie from P5B wrote a wonderfully creative rhyming poem with alliteration as did Lois who thought carefully about rhyme, rhythm and verse. Amjad from P7 has demonstrated a great attitude and mindset to the transition programme and Ryan wrote an interesting creative story with interesting characters and a super plot twist!

Lots of fantastic writing stars this week, well done everyone who came along today!

Tea with SLT

Mr Burgess was delighted to greet 14 hard working pupils from P1-7 to Tea with SLT this afternoon. Oscar and Sophie from P1 had worked hard with their numbers and sounds this week. In P2 erica had produced excellent work all about the number of the day which today was 7.

Euan joined us from P3 for always being ready to learn and also displaying excellent problem solving skills in maths. Reyes and Amilya also from P3 made an informative leaflet all about Egypt and completed a detailed and accurate science experiment all about mummifying tomatoes!

Evan’s writing in P4 has improved hugely and Charlie has been very focused and hardworking in class. Well done boys!

Sophia and Aidan from P5 made detailed and creative leaflets about the importance of conserving Scotland’s wildlife and from P6 Charlotte wrote a very descriptive poem about Nessie which included metaphors, similies and amazing adjectives!

Shuaib from P6 has been an animated and enthusiastic reading buddy during paired reading with P2, in Primary 7 Christina shared an excellent original story she wrote about a character named Bug. Orla also from Primary 7 has been an exemplary classmate displaying kindness, thoughtfulness and being inclusive.

Well done to all our pupils this week, lots of fantastic achievements for us to celebrate in St John’s!