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Our key aim at Duns Primary School is to work to achieve all that we can be – both in the classroom and through our involvement in the wider life of the school and the community.
- And finally, a poem from P3/4B to round up the year!
A is for our Assembly on the Commonwealth Games,
B is for baking, Finian made us delicious biscuits and scones,
C is for Crazy Hair Day for Children in Need and Cricket lessons with Rory,
D is for the Dance Festival, we had 3 teams dance the Waratah Weaver,
E is for Enjoy a Ball and our helper Ellen who came and did weaving,
F is for Fit 4 Fun and the Christmas Fayre in the Volunteer Hall, we raised over £500.
G is for Gail and Sally from Farm to Fork who visited and made dream catchers with us,
H is for the Hirsel, we went there twice! Amy and Jack Y also went to Hawick to recite their poems in the Burns Competition,
I is for the interesting trips we have done and the one we still have to do, THE ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW.
J is for James G who left our class at Easter,
K is for kicking a football with Sean and the Football Festival at Chirnside,
L is for Leanne from GlasgowUniversity. She came on our trip to Middlestots and asked a group some questions about farming,
M is for Middlestots farm. A trip as a prize for winning the RHET Competition. We also won a BIG Breakfast and a £50 book token,
N is for the novels we have read as a class. The Sheep-Pig by Dick-King Smith, The Butterfly Lion and Twist of Gold by Michael Morpurgo.
O is for outings, we have done so many!!!!!!!!
P is for the poems we have written this year, like Katie Bairdie,
Q is for the Quorn lady who came in and showed us how to cook some delicious things. It was good!
R is for Robert Burns, we had a fun afternoon reciting poems, singing songs and tasting traditional Scottish Fayre.
S is for Scotsheep at Quixwood Farm,
T is for treats like tennis at the park and a popcorn and movie afternoon,
U is for unusual events like Clyde visiting and The Queen’s Baton Relay Day,
V is for a visit from Sheila Sim to talk about Fairtrade,
W is for weaving Willows design and World Book Day,
X is for x-rays, we have had 3 broken wrists in our class this year,
Y is for yummy food we have cooked this year, from tattie and leek soup to semolina!
Z is for Zumba lessons to keep us fit