Primary 5

Water, water everywhere!

Primary 5's topic this term is 'Water' and we enjoyed an informative morning with Jane from NI Water on Tuesday of his week. We explored the Water Cycle together and got to carry out an investigation that showed how waste water from our homes is cleaned.

Welcome to P.5!

Welcome to P.5!

As a new academic year begins it has been lovely to see all of the P.5 children looking refreshed and ready for an exciting year ahead!  We have now settled well into the routines of a new year group and have been getting used to being at the senior end of the school.

Bun Sale

Last week, Primary 6 and 7 (those not away on School Tour) were busy making buns with their classroom assistants.  They then held a bun sale on Friday morning, to raise money for our School Charity, Stand By Me.  The sale was a sell-out success, with all children in the school enjoying a tasty bun at breaktime.  We raised a total of £73.52.

Bike Rides on Brighter Nights

With the brighter evenings of May and June finally here, now is the perfect time for the whole family to get out and about on foot, bike or scooter.  As you know we have been promoting active travel to school over the past year, working with Sustrans. The Sustrans website can provide you with a list of safe cycling and walking routes.

Wacky Hair Day!!

On Friday 15th May, we had a Wacky Hair Day to raise money for the people in Nepal, following the devastating earthquake which hit the country. Homes, hospitals and schools have been destroyed and over 4000 people died.

'It's a hard knock life' in P.5!!!

The children in Primary Five are currently very busy with all the preparations for our Key Stage Two show, 'Annie'.  With everyone participating, there has been plenty of time spent learning words, singing songs, acting, getting measured for costumes and trying to remember the mountain of stage directions from Mr.

Pyjama Day 2015

On Friday 13th March 2015, we raised £188.94 for Stand By Me. The School Council agreed that we should come to school in our pyjamas to raise money for the school we sponsor in Ethiopia. Well done everyone for taking part. You looked fabulous!!

Life in P5!

The children in Year 5 have been exploring the topic of 'Mighty Me' this term. This topic provided lots of opportunities for class visitors and trips.

Carrickfergus Walking Tour

10p Tuesday for Stand by Me

On 30th September, all classes participated in 10p Tuesday to raise money for the school we sponsor in Dembi Dollo, Ethiopia. Lots of 10p's were collected and each class put them in a line in the hall. The class with the longest line got a night off homework! P5 won and were delighted!

European Day of Languages

Primary 5 and 6 would like to say a great big thank you to pupils from Carrickfergus Grammar for coming in to lead French and Spanish lessons on Thursday 25th September to celebrate European Day of Languages.  The children were able to take part in various games to learn the names of French classroom items and Spanish animals.  The competition was fierce in the classrooms with ever

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