November 2017 News

Hockey Match Reports - 22 and 23 November 2017

St Edwards (A) Last week our Hockey team played a fixture against a talented first team from St Edward's.  We knew this was going to be challenging as many of their players attended Hockey clubs in... Read more

Celebration Assembly - Tuesday 28 November 2017

Caspar (Year 1) showed us the felt teddy he's made. Erin (Year 2) - Star of the Week for writing. Phillip (Year 1) - Celebration crown for being a great reader. Ruby (Year 3) - Full marks on Maths... Read more

Nocturnal Animals

Our young Reception pupils made observational drawings of the nocturnal animals in the fascinating resource kit we borrowed from the library.  They enjoyed writing their own labels, made clay models... Read more

Christmas at Airthrie - Year 4 Poems

Our Year 4 pupils have written poems to enter the World Book Day Christmas Poetry Competition.  The competition will be judged on Friday 1 December and we wish all the children good luck.  Here are... Read more

Greek Theatre Puppets - Year 6

Over the course of the Autumn term (linked with their History Topic), the Year 6 pupils have:Explored and sketched self-portraits looking at proportion and the position of their features.... Read more

Music Concert

Last week, 23 pupils from Year 2 up to Year 6 performed on a variety of instruments including saxophone, clarinet and piano, and we also listened to a solo singer.  The newly formed recorder group... Read more

BBC Children in Need

Thank you all for your kind donations last Friday.  £125.60 is on its way to... Read more

Celebration Assembly - Tuesday 21 November 2017

The whole of Year 6 for creating superb masks. Amelia, Year 2 - My Little Pony drawing. Ben R - Star of the Week - knows numbers up to 10. Arabella - Stagecoach. Lillie and Georgie - Shoe decorating.... Read more

Airthrie's Autumn Fayre

Another busy Airthrie Autumn Fayre took place last Thursday.  There was a successful Raffle, lots and lots of lovely cakes  (thank you , Parents, for making and purchasing such a fine selection!), a... Read more

Ashmolean Museum

On Tuesday 7 November, Year 5 pupils visited the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford.  We went there because it has a large Ancient Egypt section and our topic this term is Ancient Egypt.When we arrived at... Read more

Kielder Forest Meeting - 15 November 2017

With so many activities happening nationally this week the children were provided with a choice of themes (including Anti-Bullying - All different, All equal and Children-in-Need.  It was also a... Read more

Wentwood Forest Meeting - 15 November 2017

This week in our Wentwood Forest meeting we talked about Anti-Bullying week.  We had some very interesting group discussions after viewing some thought-provoking scenarios.  We then watched the... Read more

Girls' Hockey - Autumn 2017

The Girls' Hockey Team travelled to Malvern St James to play in a triangular match with Royal Grammar School Springfield, Worcester.  In the first match the girls were extremely lively and dominated... Read more

Bag a Book - National Book Tokens

Our Year 6 pupils took part in the National Book Token's 'Books are my Bag' competition. The children were asked to write questions that they would like to ask the shortlisted authors and we were... Read more

Walking with Dinosaurs

The recent Dinosaur Workshop held in School for pupils in Reception to Year 3 allowed the children to explore a wide range of dinosaur fossils, from delicate ammonites to huge T-Rex skulls.  The... Read more

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