Monthly Archives: March 2017
Four Argyll and Bute schools have been named among the first 15 schools in Scotland to be recognised with a gold SportScotland School Sport Award.. Argyll and Bute was one of three local authorities chosen to take part in a pilot scheme for the awards, which recognise schools’ innovation and achievement in delivering physical education … Continue reading
Celebrated for more than 20 years, World Book Day sees authors, illustrators and readers alike celebrate literature and dress up as their favourite characters. Here’s all you need to know about the event – and some crucial last-minute costume ideas… What happens on World Book Day? The aim of World Book Day is to celebrate books … Continue reading
The school are also participating in British Science Week and today they came to school with “Mad Scientist” hairdos to raise some money for Nano Science Team from Strathclyde University and the various Science workshops taking place from Allied Energy who are all STEM Ambassadors.
On Tuesday 21st March, the staff and children of Dunoon Primary School came to school wearing odd socks. Why? To take part in World Down’s Syndrome. Staff and children in the Learning Centre donated to World Down Syndrome Day and bought official “lots of socks” socks while other children choose to wear their brightest and … Continue reading
Nano Science Comes to Dunoon Primary This week Dr Joy Leckie and her team came from Strathclyde University to Dunoon Primary School to introduce the P1-4s to Nano Science. The Primary 1 and 2 classes were involved in making nano jelly. Primary 3 and 4s learned about polymers, lacing beads to make a … Continue reading
On Friday 10th of February P7 Pupil-Kate Low donated her hair to The little Princess Trust http://www.littleprincesses.org.uk/donate-hair/ . Kate is an amazing P7 girl, who decided to do this to make someones life happy who has been through Chemotherapy. Dunoon Primary is very proud of Kate and any other pupils who are thinking of doing such a … Continue reading
Each Wednesday some of the P6 pupils are learning from their peers P7 Tech Club, Ian, Callum and Kate along with Mrs Peek. The pupils enjoyed the club very much and the feedback at the end was amazing. The Tech Club instructed the pupils how to code a Micro-Bit. There was various coding instructions ie. … Continue reading