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08
JUN

Good morning P3. We hope that you are well, and that you enjoy your Monday holiday. This week's grid and activities can be found below. As in past weeks, the timetable is only a guide, so dip in and out when you can. There are still online activities for you too. We always enjoy seeing ... Continue reading P3 Week 8 Home Learning Activities →

05
JUN

Please use the link below to access this week's online assembly on the topic of Resilience. https://sway.office.com/RhbbfELwgdDspMjR?ref=Link

05
JUN

Today, we're going to be thinking about distance and direction. I'd like you to create a set of instructions for someone to find a hidden treasure. Don't tell the person what the secret object they are looking for is - if they don't find it, redo your instructions and try again! For example, if I ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

05
JUN

Hello P1. Here are a variety of activities you can try over the coming week. Music Watch this video and join in with a song. Have a go at making your own shaker or instrument. What materials will you use? What kinds of sounds will it make? Think of words to describe the sounds you ... Continue reading P1 Cross Curricular Activities →

05
JUN

Good morning, Today we are introducing Mrs MacLean, the final member of our Primary 1 teaching team at Simpson Primary. I wonder what story she has chosen to read to you all today? Click the link below to find out. ttps://youtu.be/VIZC8x3XFyo We hope you enjoy it. Mr Weir

04
JUN

Today I have another Art challenge. On Tuesday, I asked you to come up with a character who lived in the picture I posted here: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/wl/simpsonps/2020/06/02/miss-blyths-daily-challenge-6/. Today, I would like you to try and illustrate your character - it can be just their face, their whole body or even a scene that they are in! ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

04
JUN

Good morning everyone I hope you are all well and keeping busy. The weather is not so nice today so why not try learning a little more about Time. Days of the week Sing along to the days of the week song- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXMofxtDPUQ Ask an adult to ask you what days come before or after ... Continue reading Primary 1- Time →

04
JUN

Good morning. Allow us to introduce Mrs Lurinsky, our third Primary 1 teacher at Simpson Primary. She has chosen to read one of her favourite stories to you today. Click the link below to access it on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/uq-AmXGhUQw We hope you enjoy. Mr Weir

03
JUN

For today's daily challenge, we'll be revising your sequencing/ordering skills. Answer the following questions: 1) Put the numbers in order from biggest to smallest. 13 29 7 101 12 43 2) Put the numbers in order from smallest to biggest. 100 99 89 76 12 102 3) Figure out the next numbers in the sequence. ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

03
JUN

Good morning. It's time to meet another of our Primary 1 teachers at Simpson Primary. Today, we'd like to introduce you to Mrs MacCallum. Like all of our teachers she is looking forward to meeting the new boys and girls starting with us in August but is also missing her current class. We hope you ... Continue reading Nursery and Primary 1 →

03
JUN

Good Morning Primary 1! I have attached a short video clip for you to watch this morning. Can you guess the story we are acting out? To help children to write stories they need to hear stories, tell stories and read stories. So today's writing task has three options which you can pick from. ... Continue reading Primary 1 - Writing →

02
JUN

Hello everyone, we hope you are enjoying the nice weather and you are working hard with your home learning. We are continuing to investigate and practise our number recognition, counting (forwards and backwards), addition and subtraction. Some pupils are still reversing their numbers when writing them out. It is important to get the numbers 0-9 ... Continue reading Primary 1 Numeracy →