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

Nursery
24 Nov 2017

This term the Big Owls flew into an imaginary cave to find the bear that “snores on”.“In a cave in the woods, in his deep, dark lair, through the long, cold winter sleeps a great brown bear…”Why are the bears sleeping through the winter? Are there an...

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23 Nov 2017

As part of our new afternoon nursery curriculum, our children participate in a different science activity each Friday afternoon.Last week’s science afternoon coincided with Children in Need Day and as all the children came to nursery dressed in somet...

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22 Nov 2017

Health and Wellbeing Little Owls have settled back into a new term; they continue to explore, look, listen and engage in spontaneous and planned purposeful play. Independent snack is now in place and the children are enjoying preparing their own snac...

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09 Nov 2017

Big Owls “Is there anything interesting under your welly boots Big Owls?”In the Big Owls, we spent a whole day looking under our feet. We visited the library and read stories about bugs and fallen leaves. The 'Superworm' and his kind deeds inspired u...

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06 Nov 2017

Inspired by the recent television programme, several of our nursery children have visited the residents of Murrayfield House Care Home. The children are enjoying building relationships with the residents and the residents thoroughly enjoy our fortnig...

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Alex Hems' Blog
23 Mar 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Mar 23, 2018

As I write I think we must all be hoping that we might be turning the corner into spring at last. The weather has proved frustrating this term with a number of sports fixtures postponed or cancelled but in recent days we have nonetheless seen some ex...

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News Archive
2018

January

February

March

Welcome to students from Havergal College

Hockey News

Netball News

Football News

Fencing News

Book Fair in Lower School Library

Rugby at Murrayfield - Scotland v England

Sledging

Guide Dog Visit

RSPB Big Schools’ Birdwatch

Chinese Performance - Lasswade

Model United Nations Conference

Lower School Book of Excellence

Primary 6 Author Visit

Primary 5 Fringe Schools Poster Competition

Clothing Clear Out – Collection Extravaganza!

Remove History - Board Games

The Scottish Schools Pipe Band Championships

Boarders' Ceilidh

The Edinburgh Brain Bee Competition

Under 13 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Under 14 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Under 15 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Primary 7 Hockey Tournament

S1 East District Hockey Tournament

S2 East District Hockey Tournament

S3 East District Hockey Tournament

S3 East Cup Final

The Lower School Badminton Championships

Lower School Dance Showcase

Clothing Clear Out – Nursery Collection Extravaganza!

World Book Day

Spanish Play

The Edinburgh Piano Festival Competitions

Play in a Day Articles

A Visit by Hayley Valentine from BBC Question Time

Primary 5 Visit The Scottish Parliament

British Science Week

Primary One Visit the Zoo

500 Word Story

Primary 6 Skype Call to India

Primary 6 Power Investigations

Lower 4 Merchiston Social

The Play That Goes Wrong

Parents Play and Stay at Nursery Outdoor Learning

Revving up the Revision

Autumn Term Upper School Production

Edinburgh Primary Badminton Squad

Lothian League

Sport Relief

Euro Quiz 2018

LUSH at Houldsworth House

Making Scones at Houldsworth

Poetry Match-Making

Lower School Book of Excellence

Young Enterprise Scotland Programme

April

2017