Category Archives: Junior School

J4 Visit Blair Atholl Estate

The J4 pupils had a fabulous day out  learning about rural life on the Atholl Estate, just North of Pitlochry on Wednesday. They had demonstrations on sheep shearing and using chainsaws as well as learning about the animals that live on the estate. They also had the opportunity to learn about game keeping and had […]

Junior School Debate

The J5-J7 held their recent debate on Thursday afternoon. The motion was: This House Considers that Fighting Games are Good. The pre debate vote indicated 17 in favour and 24 against. Virtually every pupil in the three classes spoke, most several times. There was a range of arguments put forward involving considerations of respect for each […]

J4 Money Experts

Pupils in J4 have been busy in maths, focusing on working with money. To support their learning they set up a small Farm Shop in the classroom. The pupils created shopping lists and then calculated the total of the items they purchased from the shop.