Monthly Archives: January 2016

Gas Masks in P6

As part of our class topic – WW2, we looked at gas masks this week. We got the chance to try on a replica gas mask and also created our…

Getting the year off to a great start!

Over the past few weeks we have been very busy working with Miss Reid. Sadly, this Friday will be Miss Reid’s last day with us and she will return to…

The Giant Tetrahedron Challenge

All classes in the school have had the opportunity to work with CIBT and Robertsons Contruction this week. P6 really enjoyed working in teams to create a giant 4 metre…

Burns Day Celebrations

We had our Scottish Celebration today, with a splash of tartan across the school. At lunchtime Stacie and Amy addressed the haggis, well done indeed.   At Assembly pupils shared…

Burns Assembly

To celebrate Rabbie Burns, we held a special Assembly this afternoon. Each person was given the challenge to create their own Tartan – and what fantastic Tartans we saw today!!…

Good Luck to Quarryhill Netball Club!

Quarryhill Netball Club are attending their first ADNA netball festival this weekend. This will also be the first time the girls can show off their new Netball strips. Good Luck…

The Tartan Homework Challenge

Today in assembly we launched the whole school homework challenge. The challenge is for everyone to create their own tartan (as creatively as possible!) to celebrate Robert Burns. These will…

Rationing in WW2

P6 started their topic today, learning about World War 2. The main theme for this week is to focus on rationing. We rationed our own food to see exactly how…

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a pleasant festive break. We have a very busy term ahead at Quarryhill. At assembly last week we turned our thoughts to…