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P1/2 19/20

Art Tasks

Hello litlle lambs and brilliant busy bees.

Thank you so much for keeping us up to date this week with all your emails, pictures and tweets.

We miss you all dearly.

We hope you have completed your rainbow challenge for this week.  Here is the list of the other art activities you can do and then stick it up in your window to keep everyone smiling.

An extra wee Easter challenge is to discover what your Easter Bunny name is from the photo below.  Can you design a poster of it in your learning book for us?


Have fun and follow us on twitter @SchoolHolm

Take care and be safe.


January Learning

We have had a very busy few weeks in Primary 1.

Our topic this term is Toys and we have enjoyed printing with toys, comparing old and new toys and exploring how to use old toys.

We have taking very enthusiastic taking part in energetic circuits in the gym hall.

We loved our 1st Friendship Friday session with the Nursery today.

Look at all our photos, jam packed with learning experiences!


Burns celebration

We have had a fantastic day in P1, P1/2 and P2. We have been learning about all the things we do to celebrate Robert Burn’s birthday.

” I liked making the potato head because I made him look funny. ” Robbie G

” We celebrate Robert Burns being born.” Finlay C

” I liked the pattern things doing tartan.” Ethan Y

” I learnt how to do some Scottish dancing.” Hollie B

Here are some pictures of the children making their tattie heads.


P2 Christmas party

Just a little note to say that the P2 christmas party is on the morning of Monday 16th . We can not wait to get our dancing shoes on! Please can the boys and girls come dressed in party outfits. They will then get changed into their uniforms before break. Please make sure they have their uniforms in their bags.

It will be a fun morning with lots of games, dancing and party laughter!

Mrs Mackenzie and Miss McHardy



Monthly Newsletter from Mrs Mackay

Please see attached Newsletter from Mrs Mackay.

Please Note: Newsletters and Weekly Updates are no longer being sent out in paper format, however, you can find them on the Blog, on Twitter and via email.

For anyone who does not have access to any of these mediums, please contact the office or pop in for a paper copy.

If you would like to receive this information by email, and don’t already, please contact with your name and oldest child’s name & class, I will then add you to the distribution list.

Thank you for helping us in our efforts to reduce paper and be a more eco friendly school, we appreciate your support.

P1/2 star class of the week

Look at all the happy faces after receiving their star class of the week star from Mrs Mackay!!
They have all worked hard on their listening and following the class rules.
Well done P1/2.

 From Mrs Mackenzie who is a very proud teacher!! 


P1/2 enjoying number work


We have had a really good first two weeks in P1/2. Here we are learning about number order and practising their formation.
Mrs Mackenzie is proud of how all the children have settled into the school routine, well done P1/2!

A, B, C, D Block Competition

 A lovely competition for the children to start the school year, please encourage them to get involved…


We are going to change the name of each block!

 We need your help!

You have to design a new sign for the block YOU are currently in.

The name and design must be on A4 paper.

You must think of a new name and a picture/design to go with it.

All entries to be handed to class teachers to be returned to Mrs Mackay by Friday 30th August.

WINNERS will get their signs made and put above each block and will received a prize.