Category Archive: Primary Schools

Seafield P7 Visit – 14 May 2019

What loveliness all morning 💜 on Tuesday 14 May, seeing our visitors from Seafield Primary School absorbed in books and enjoying their reading time. Kayleigh & Taylor are huge Manga fans & are excited about our Comic Con next month. This session was all about sharing poster designs and books to read over the summer …

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St Sylvester’s Primary 7 Visit – Transition Fun – 10 May

We welcomed P7 pupils from St Sylvester’s Primary School on 10 May, when they shared their fabulous posters of books made into films.  Pupils talked about their books and favourite characters too and there was time to explore the library and read books on the beanbags. Jack is a fan of graphic novels. The session …

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Primary 7 Classes Transition Visits – Bishopmill Primary School – 7 May 2019

We welcomed our next door neighbours – Bishopmill P7 – on Tuesday 7 May. Hannah designed a poster with the tagline: ‘Murder most unladylike’ to describe her favourite book by Robin Stevens. Kacey talked about her book House of Secrets by Chris Columbus. Her tagline: Homework can wait. It’s time to save the world, met …

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P7 Second Visit to Elgin Academy Library – throughout May 2019

We are looking forward to our P7 pupils visiting the Library during May and to meeting everyone again. This visit is all about a challenge! Pupils have been asked to design a poster for a favourite book, as if it had been made into a film and to talk about it for a couple of …

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P7 Schools’ Visit 24 April 2019

It was an exceptionally busy morning on Wednesday 24 April, as we welcomed our visiting P7 pupils. They enjoyed a tour of the school, met staff and pupils and participated in a library session too. The library sessions saw 200 little visitors over 4 periods and pupils enjoyed: A quiz + some speedy introductions + …

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P7 Visits – Bishopmill and West End Primary Schools – Monday 26 November 2018

Throughout November, we have welcomed P7 pupils from our primary schools to the library. Bishopmill, East End, Seafield, St Sylvester’s and West End schools have all visited recently. There has been lots of fun with poetry, as well as time for the pupils to explore the library and to enjoy the books and beanbags too. …

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Seafield Primary 7 Visit 20 November 2018

What a fabulous P7 visit from Seafield Primary and what huge enthusiasm on Tuesday 20 November! They tried no breathing, along with poet Michael Rosen in our poetry fun. Thankfully, not for long. Big smiles and enjoyment of our books & beanbags and they loved reading the I Am a Reader Rebel Recommendations from our …

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St Sylvester’s P7 Visit – Transition Fun -16 November 2018

What a brilliant time was had, by our visitors from St Sylvester’s Primary 7, on Friday 16 November. The P7s heard poems, wrote their own and watched Michael Rosen performing No Breathing in Class. They wanted more! So, we obliged and showed Chocolate Cake. They loved it. Then, browsing and the graphic novels were the …

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East End P7 Visit for Transition Fun 15 November 2018

What a brilliant time was had, by our sea of blue East Enders, on Thursday 15 November. The P7s loved the poems, the books, the bean bags and especially the reading throne. Yes, we can fit 3 on it at once.  A fun visit from East End Primary. Lots of transition fun.

Primary 7 Book to Film Poster Library Transition Challenge – Winners June 2018

It was a very difficult task, but our Art department judges have chosen the winners of our Book to Film Poster Challenge from our primary schools. The winners were based on their originality and differences from the original book covers, while showing an understanding of the story. The judges were impressed with the quality of …

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