Category Archive: Primary Schools

East End P7 Visit for Transition Fun December 2017

East End P7 Visit for Transition Fun December 2017 What a brilliant time was had, by our sea of blue East Enders, on Wednesday 6 December. The P7s loved the poems, the books, the bean bags and especially the graphic novel collection. The boys said “we have struck gold”…Yaay! The girls loved Ms Marvel.  A …

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Primary Schools Visit EA – Nov 17

P7 Visits November 2017 Transition Fun! During November, we welcomed P7 pupils from our five primary schools: Bishopmill, East End, Seafield, St Sylvester’s and West End schools. Fabulous first of our P7 visits was with Seafield Primary and what huge enthusiasm! They tried no breathing, along with poet Michael Rosen in our poetry fun. Thankfully, …

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P7 Designs to Art Department

Big Decisions – Primary 7 Book Designs to be Judged Mrs Toonen visited the Art department to hand over the P7 book designs for judging. Mrs Lee is consulting with Lauren & Eilidh. Very difficult decisions ahead. There will be a prize for a pupils from each primary school and one overall winner.

St Sylvester’s – May ’17

St Sylvester’s P7 Visit 1 June We enjoyed a star visit from visiting St Sylvesters P7s. They showed great enthusiasm in their book talks and for our books too! Very happy readers indeed. The photos of our events and activities were of huge interest to the P7 pupils. As were our photo stories, which are …

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Seafield P7s in EA – 25/05/2017

Seafield Primary 7 Visit 25 May 2017 Pupils enjoyed the good life in our library during their visit: they were engrossed in books, with the sun streaming in. The boys enjoyed our photo stories & the girls liked the photos of our Alice in Literary Land, Alice in Numberland and our Mad Hatters Tea Party …

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Bishopmill’s Got Talent – P7 visit

Bishopmill’s Got Talent – P7 visit May 2017 Bishopmill’s Got Talent, for sure.  There were brilliant book talks from Bishopmill P7 pupils, as well as sharing of books and ideas. The photos of our library events and activities, as well as our graphic novel collection were especially popular. Callum, one of the P7s, was keen …

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East End P7 Visit – May ’17

East End Primary 7 Visit Wednesday 17 May Pupils from East End Primary designed their OWN books. Wowsers Bethany’s Super Chicken book (1st in a series) features a fearless hero and everyone in the class and Mrs T loved it. Mrs Toonen read some extracts from books to the pupils and suggested they might want …

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West End P7s in EA

The library was wall to wall red today! And, well-read too. Our P7 visitors from West End Primary had a great time browsing & sharing books. Huge amount of work went into their book art and blurbs. Fab presentations from West End Primary School this morning.  

Primary Visits May 2017

Welcome P7 to Elgin Academy Library   P7 Book Art – Visits during May P7 classes will be visiting the library during May with book covers they have designed for their favourite books. They will talk about their designs and will also hear from Mrs Toonen about books they may want to read over the …

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East End Primary – November 2016

During November 16, we welcomed P& pupils from our five primary schools: Bishopmill, East End, Seafield, St Sylvester’s and West End schools. They dived into the poetry fun and read their own poems aloud. There were tales of dancing zebras, orange clouds and speedy snails amongst others. Pupils also enjoyed exploring the library, browsing the …

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