The Firework Maker’s Daughter

We have been learning about writing recounts. A recount is a written account about something that has already happened. The features of a recount are: introduction with 5Ws (who, what, where, why, when) time connectives chronological order paragraphs to chunk up our writing and make it easier to read Closing paragraph After a few weeks…

Turn up the volume!

This week we learnt about volume and it was lots of fun. We used bottles and with these bottles we measured the capacity of them. We used water to do it. We estimated how much water each container held and discovered that sometimes pots hold more water than they look like. We love maths. by…

It’s show time

We have learnt a lot about the Celts so we are performing  a Celtic winter solstice tonight at the hall. I am the Oak King in the play and I have quite a big roll. I am the ruler of light. My brother rules over darkness. He is the Holly King. There is lots of…

It’s all about the Celts

This term we are learning about them Celts. We made a timeline from 800BC to 2017 show Celtic events during this time. Celtic culture is still in Scotland today.   The Celts celebrated Samhain with a bonfire. Samhain means ‘summer’s end’ and was the Celtic New Year. The Celts divided the year into two parts…

A really wild last day of term

Today we had an extra special Friday as three very important visitors came into our school to teach us lots of new and exciting things. First we met Jessie and Kerrie who are moth experts. Yesterday they set a moth trap outside in the school garden. The trap was a big box with a funnel…

New beginnings together.

Welcome back to our new school year in 2017 with Ms Hollands and our new teacher Miss Fee. So far we have learned a lot more with our new topic Anywhere Island. We  have  visited  our friends on Muck. We had fun  on the boat geting  spashed in the face. When we got their all the children were so nice it realy…

Paleontologists came to Eigg Primary

Paleontologists find fossils.  They dig in the ground and rocks to find left over Dinosaurs.  We had a visit from some paleontologists at Eigg Primary.  They were called Elsa, Paige, Dr Steve, Mark, and Tom. We learned a lot about Dinosaurs. Most of the time Dinosaurs are just bones but sometimes, very rarely, paleontologists find…

Fun Monday for Maggie and Betsy

Today is Monday and we have had a lot of fun at School. This is Maggie and Betsy’s diary about the the best things of today. Betsy’s best thing is – play  time  I  love   the  climbing  frame . Maggie’s best thing today is – we played an amazing game called mushroom tig.  We loved it.

Eigg Primary School Fair

This is a picture of us all before the fair had started.  We made the banner. This picture is of Maggie and Finn on the cake stall.  Lots of people made cakes. Here is a picture of me at my stall.  My stall was an animal game called”What is it?”, the raffle and a game…

Raising money for Nkhando School

On Monday 16th May Eigg Primary held a fair to raise money for Nkhando Primary School who are having a famine because  of crop failure. We held a cake sale, a seed and plants sale, jumble sale and some game stalls like how many counters in the jar,  an orange shy and raffle. We had…