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P1/2 18/19

Maths curriculum event

What: An event to share practical games to support maths at home.

When: Wednesday 16th January. 6-730pm

Where: Holm Primary School Hall

For who: Everyone

If you can make it: Please return the slip to let us know how many people are coming. If you do not have a slip, simply put a note into school stating how many people are attending.

If you cannot make it: Information will be shared on the blog after the event. If there are any further questions, please get in touch with Mr Ross.

Hope to see you there!

P2 Christmas Party

The P2 children had their Christmas party this afternoon. They all looked so amazing in their party outfits. The party started with some games followed by some ceilidh dances. The P2’s having been working on a number of dances this term including the Holm School Jig, Canadian Barn Dance and the Virginia Reel. I am sure they can show you some moves at home!

They all enjoyed some party food to give them more energy for extra dancing. It was a lovely party and all the children had a fantastic time.

Thank you to all the staff who helped make the party run smoothly.

Here are some photos of the party.

 

Nursery / Primary 1 Christmas Party

WOW what a party! The Nursery and Primary 1 children had their Christmas party on Friday morning. The morning was filled with dancing, eating and playing games. They enjoyed playing Santa, Santa, Elf; musical bumps; corners and musical statues. It was such fun joining together in our first transition event of the year. We even had a very special visitor… we were all excited to see SANTA!

Thank you to the canteen staff for the amazing Christmas biscuits, they all disappeared in no time.

Also, Thank you to all the staff who made the party run so smoothly with so much Christmas fun!

Here are some of the pictures from the morning…

P1 and P2 Christmas Cafe 12th December 2018

All the children enjoyed the Holm Primary P1 and P2 Christmas Cafe today. It was amazing to see so many parents joining us for some christmas fun!  The children did an amazing job of singing the christmas songs, selling their handmade christmas crafts and making crafts with their families.

The children were delighted to see so many visitors and had many lovely things to say about their morning:

“I liked my mum coming.”

“I loved singing the songs and mummy watching.”

“I enjoyed making the snowmen at the cafe”

“I had a great time at the Christmas Cafe. I enjoyed having my parents in.”

“I liked selling our Christmas crafts and working out the change.”

“I liked working in a team and helping each other.”

“I sang a solo. I wasn’t nervous.”

“I liked counting up how much money we made. We made £295.28”

 

Thank you for your support with this event,

From all of us in P1, P1/2 and P2.

First term complete with lots of kindness!

This term Primary 1/2 have been learning about kindness. The class have been taking part in a number of activities, in which they have shown fantastic caring and kindness to each other and within the school community. Our class kindness tree has been full of lots of kindness deeds shown within the school.

The children have enjoyed listening to lots of stories and doing craft activities to express their thoughts on kindness and what is means to them.

We are now looking to continue this kindness behaviour into term 2 by demonstrating acts of kindness in their daily lives.

 

Family learning event

Literacy Family Learning event:
Wednesday 3rd October. 6-730pm. Holm Primary School hall.

Mr Ross is hosting an event to share the new approach to spelling within the school.

The event will share:

  • Information about the new approach
  • the rationale behind it
  • examples of the activities your children are involved in each day
  • ways to support this at home

All families are welcome to attend, but the event is mainly aimed at families with children ranging from P3 to P7.

There will be another event soon aimed at the children in P1 and P2.

Children are welcome at the meeting.

Hope to see you all there.

Michael Ross