October 2013 News

Visit to the Corinium Museum

On Monday 21 October Year 4 went on an outing to Cirencester. When we got there we walked in the rain to the museum entrance. A teacher called Jane took us to a classroom and we were split into... Read more

Photograph of the Year 2013

In June last year, our current Year 6 pupils completed a unit of work where they had to take photographs and then manipulate them as part of their Computing lessons. Many of the resulting... Read more

Form Cedar's Outing to @Bristol

On Wednesday 16 October, Form Cedar travelled to the Science Museum, @Bristol. Firstly, we attended a great interactive workshop ‘Fabulous Forces’, led by Eddie. The workshop tied in... Read more

Bagpipes in Beech

We were thrilled to welcome Mr and Mrs Walker to join the pupils in Year 2 on Thursday 17 October as part of our topic on Scotland. Mr Walker, resplendent in his regimental costume,... Read more

School Council

We have had two School Council meetings so far this half term. New members who have been elected by their peer groups gave the following reasons as to why they wanted to be on their... Read more

Hoglets Ahoy!

In Acorn this term we have been talking about Autumn and in particular the hibernation of hedgehogs. The children know that they should be careful not to disturb any hedgehogs which may... Read more

Cedar 'Sand Wizards'

This term pupils in Form Cedar have been reading and working from 'The Sand Wizards' story. They have used their knowledge of other stories, their 'power words' and 'grammar banks' to write... Read more

French 'Word Art'

Year 6 Pupils have selected a French noun from their bilingual dictionaries. They have then drawn the noun using the word to form the desired shape. Introducing l’éléphant, la souris et le... Read more

New website progress update

We're really pleased with the feedback we've had since the new Airthrie website went live. It has been quite a steep learning curve for everyone involved and so, well done to all the staff for... Read more

Pottery Workshop

Once again, there was a warm Year 6 welcome for Mr Neil Alcock from the Vineyard Pottery who visited Airthrie on Thursday 3rd October. We linked this practical session with him to... Read more

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