Digital Commonwealth

Last year Eigg and Muck primary came together at the Glebe Barn  to celebrate The Commonwealth. While we were there we were taught to use digital technology and blogging about the week was one of our tasks. We entered a competition which was called the Digital Commonwealth who also funded our week.The people who organised…

Digital Commonwealth Prizewinners

In 2014 , Eigg and Muck Primary Schools worked together on a joint Commonwealth Games project. As part of this, we were fortunate to win from Digital Commonwealth a  training package on how to set up a website and blog. When our training had finished, we entered a presentation of what we had achieved during our Commonwealth…

Bowls

Bowls is a game that you play with another player. There are 9 balls, 4 largish balls that  are one colour and another 4 largish balls are a different colour, then the  jack is a ball about half the size. This is how you play… Player 1 throws the jack. Player 2 throws their first ball and tries to hit or get as close…

meet and greet

Seven children arrived with two teachers. They came off the Loch Nevis at lunch time. The boat took half an hour to get here. Breagha welcomed them and we took videos and pictures of them arriving. We walked to the Glebe Barn. On the way there the boys from Muck and Eigg were in front and they were going a bit slow so…

Forest school with the muck kids

When we arrived at our Forest school we told the Muck children what the rules were. Then with our Muck walking partner we showed our partner around the Forest school Where there is a treehouse,a firecircle, two dens, one not yet finished,a playing tree, a mudslide and lots of our own trees and lots and…

Scavenger hunt

Everyone had to find a pair then find something in the garden beginning with every letter of the alphabet (s=sticks, m=mud…). Ben, Archie and Ethan beat me Breagha, Dylan, Mia and Catriona by about one second and Katie, Kitty and Clyde finished last.  

Ambition coat of arms

On Wednesday morning after snack we did art. We designed shields which had symbols that represented our ambitions. My shield had lots of symbols of fashion design because I really want to be a fashion designer when I grow up. Today we finished our shields all of them are really colourful and cool. Nursery did…

Hockey Is About

1 Defending 2 Tackling 3 Working as a team. We had two teams of five people.  You play the game with hockey sticks. For the practice game you’d use  plastic sticks but for the real game you’d use wooden sticks. Hockey can be very painful on your legs and hands but apart from that it…

Seychelles

I chose this island because I saw a picture of it and it was a really nice picture of a beach. When I was finding out about it I found tons more pictures of nice beaches so that was why I chose it.  

The Bahamas

I chose the Bahamas because it’s in the Caribbean (which I love because it’s so hot!) It’s got lots of beaches and huge water falls! One thing I learned is that there’s over 700 islands in the Bahamas which I thought was cool.