Welcome to Primary 7A and Primary 7B Website
P7A Class photograph
Our class teachers are Mr Armstrong DHT (Tues-Thurs) and Mr Kilpatrick (Mon & Fri).
P7B Class photograph
Our class teacher is Mrs Duignan (Mon, Wed-Fri). Mr Kilpatrick is our teacher on a Tuesday.
Mrs Glass is our General Learning Assistant and in boths classes during the week.
Assembly – On a Monday we celebrate everyone’s achievement in the school through certificates, wider achievements and other awards. We have a range of speakers who come into the school and annually classes perform an assembly.
Physical Education – P7 have physical education on a Wednesday afternoon with Mrs Mannall. P7A have hall time on a Thursday where they participant in either drama or physical education. P7B have physical education with Mrs Duignan on a Thursday. Children are reminded to come prepared for PE, by bringing the correct clothing. On some occasions children will be asked to bring outdoor clothes when PE will take place outside.
ICT – All of P7 has access to the school’s computer suite during the week where they are able to improve ICT skills through our planned programme of work. Mr Schoolar takes both classes every two weeks to help develop their ICt skills further.
Both P7 classes are given homework on a Monday to be returned on a Thursday when it will be corrected and discussed. Weekly homework consists of a Quiz and maths homework. Children may be given additional homework throughout the year such as presentations, or other class work.
Both classes have a homework surgery between 8.30 – 9am where children are able to use this time to complete homework, use the class computers, time for additional support in maths and to complete class work if needed.
Curriculum Term 1
Health–Term 1 the children will looking at their lifestyle and how they spend their time and use discussions to create a pie chart to display this information.
Religious Education –Term 1 the children will be researching the six main world religions and using this to inform their understanding. They will also be looking at the life of Nelson Mandela and how he had an influence in world history.
French– Term 1 – children will be recapping previous learning by looking at greetings and sayings and how to have a dialogue with their peers. As well as this they will hopefully be looking at personal descriptions.
Social Studies – Term 1 – This term children will be learning about the history of Scottish Independence and how it has shaped Scotland’s History. As well as this the children will be looking at Plants for Wildlife and will be going on a trip to Hoddom where they work with Duncan Ford, Hoddom Park Ranger. The children will develop their presentation, note taking and general knowledge about wildlife.
Hoddom Trips 4th & 6th September 2018
Dates for your Diary
Extra Curricular Clubs
In P7 the pupils are offered a number of extra curricular activities throughout the year and have the opportunity to try out something new.
Monday - Cross Country 3.05-4pm
Wednesday - Gymnastics (times differ), Choir 3.05-4pm, Football 3.05-4pm Terms 1 & 4
Thursday - Lacrosse 3.05-3.45pm Terms 1,3 & 4
Friday - Netball 3.05-4pm and Basketball 3.05-4pm (Starts 21st September)
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