Primary 7 with Mrs Morrison, Mrs Ferguson and Mrs Milne

Year Book Fundraising

Well done P7 for raising a fantastic £509.02, by organising activities for the playground and a dress up day last week.  The money will be used to pay for our year book and the rest will go towards our Eco target of creating a sheltered/quiet area in the playground.

 

 

Term 4 Newsletter

P7 parent newsletter term 4

Aberdeen Ranger Service

Jen and Simon from the Aberdeen Ranger Service visited P7. They explained that they need different aspects of maths as part of the work. We discovered that working out volume, area and volunteer hours were just some skills needed to carry out their roles.  Thank you, Jen and Simon.

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 Maths in Engineering

This morning, Martin McArthur came to share how he uses maths as an engineer.  Martin uses maths in all areas of his work, we soon realised that he is a Genius!  We enjoyed our brief look into the world of an engineer. Thank you, Martin.

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Learning about Percentages

Today we learned about percentages and discounts and how they are used in everyday life.  Our visitor was Laura Bruce from NOV.  We also talked about the recent changes in the oil industry.

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Money, Money, Money!

Richard Foster from Nov came to talk with us today (22.3.16) about profit, loss, expenses and margins.  This is especially useful for P7, as next term we will be running our own business to fundraise for our year book.

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Sport Relief Mile

P7 used wheels to complete their mile.

Sport Relief Photo

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The Results

Congratulations the Straight Path!

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Class Election

We are running a class election to learn about what happens during an election, and what it is like to be part of a democracy.  Everyone in the class has been assigned to a party and has started their campaigns.  Below is a message from each party –

PDR Promise Dream Reality

the straight path blog

Vote for KSL website

the fair way

We now need to hand out our campaign materials, make speeches and get ready for voting on Wednesday 9th March.

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Scottish Parliament Workshop

We took part in an exciting workshop today  where we learned more about the Scottish Parliament.  We had the opportunity to take part in a debate and a mock election.

The election candidates
The Candidates

The Presiding Officer

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Cromdale Countdown
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We are counting down the days until we head off on our residential trip to Cromdale – 22 school days to go!!!

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Exciting News!!!

Mrs Ferguson had a baby boy yesterday (19.1.16).  His name is Oscar and he weighed 8lb 4oz.  Mrs Ferguson is well and at home enjoying time with her boys.

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P7 parent newsletter term 3

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Last week we said goodbye to Mrs Ferguson.  We are anxiously waiting to hear news of baby Fergson’s arrival!