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  • 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!

    And finally…………………..

    Z is for Zumba lessons to keep us fit

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    All primary school children are invited to Duns Parish Church 'Summer Extravaganza'.
    Wednesday 13th August 10.00 am – 3.00 pm
    Fun and Games, Drama and Crafts,Songs and Bible Stories Cost: £3.00 Bring a packed lunch
    PLUS Family BBQ at 3.00 pm With lots of extra events and entertainment!

    Grab & Go sheets available under 'General Information/Lunch Time'.

    Updated Quality Assurance documents (Curriculum &Policies) and 2014-15 Handbook (Our School) now posted.

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