Friday, 25 March 2016

P5 Play Squad Leaders

Ms Christie and Mr Roberston have established our newly formed P5 Play Squad who will help organise our new Small Play playground materials from the start of next term.

Well done to Joseph, Sam, Fay, Henry and Paloma for speaking so confidently at the P1-3 and P4-7 Assemblies on Thursday 24th March.

Alasdair Creates Sciennes Playground in Lego!

Fabulous, Alasdair!

Saturday, 12 March 2016

P5A Outdoor Learning Bridge Building

Sam K, Zac and Saad did a fantastic job of organising a fun filled golden time today. With the help of Ms Christie we used the loose parts materials to build bridges. There was lots of problem solving and team work involved and everyone in p5a approached the task with loads of enthusiasms. Great job Guys!

Wednesday, 9 March 2016

Scotland's Play Strategy

"Playing is central to children’s physical, mental, social and emotional health and wellbeing and is enshrined in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Through play, children develop resilience and flexibility, contributing to physical and emotional wellbeing." 

Thursday, 3 March 2016

New Playground Reading Shed!

Sciennes officially launched our new Playground Reading Shed on World Book Day, Thursday 3rd March. Grateful thanks to our Librarian, Mrs Katherine Peace, for cutting the ribbon, to Tanya Boughtflower, Vice Chair of the Parent Council for supporting and to our Support for Learning Specialist and Reading Co-ordinator, Ms Rhona Kennedy, for organising this wonderful new addition to our playground.

Thank you for the generous donations of preloved books.