Blogs and News - St George's School For Girls, Edinburgh

Junior School
09 Nov 2017

Primary 4 have been learning about animals and the classification of vertebrates and invertebrates. We have discovered that vertebrates can be grouped into five different groups: mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and reptiles. Our recent trips to ...

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06 Nov 2017

As part of the Natural Connections Outdoor Learning Level 1 Award, and inspired by Mollie Hughes’ presentation on her ascents of Everest, the girls of Primary 5 set out on Tuesday 3 October to tackle Scald Law, the highest peak in the Pentlands at 57...

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05 Oct 2017

On Thursday 29 September, the Primary 3 girls donned their 'hi-vis' vests and, armed with clipboards, survey sheets, pencils and oodles of enthusiasm, they made their way out into the streets surrounding the school. Having spent the past few weeks co...

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05 Oct 2017

This week Primary 5 have been learning about trees. We went on a trip to the Botanics to find out more and create some art work as part of our topic.  The first thing we did was meet our teacher, Ginger, who was working with us for the day. She took ...

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05 Oct 2017

Last Thursday Primary 2 had a Tea Party. We invited our Grandparents and parents into our classrooms and asked them to bring an old toy with them. We loved listening to all their stories about their favourite toys. After the stories, we enjoyed delic...

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Alex Hems' Blog
18 Jan 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Jan 18, 2018

Can we really 'have it all' in 2018? Term is well underway now; we are delighted to welcome new girls in to Junior and Lower School this term and wish them and their families a long and happy association with St George's. I started the term last week...

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