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Author: Agent Doyle

Homes for our local wildlife

Our Primary 7’s have been very busy this term practising our woodwork skills! We used lots of tools to build homes for the birds, bugs and bats who live in our local area. We then worked with our local ranger to find the best places in the woods to put them. We found out that […]

Hapa Zome

We have been having a go at the Japanese art of Hapa Zome in Primary 2. It means ‘leaf dye’. We used different things we could find in our playground, grass, leaves, daisies, dandelions and even mud! We then used a stone to imprint the dye onto the material! It was amazing, we couldn’t believe […]

Westhill Primary Sustainability Week

Everyone had such a busy week last week for our Sustainability Week! We were learning about litter, renewable energy and upcycling all sorts of different things! On Monday some of the Global Goals Group talked to each class about The Big Battery Hunt. We can’t believe how many batteries we have managed to collect in […]

Global Goals Group Litter Pick

Our Global Goals group worked together with the local ranger to collect litter in our local woodland area, Arnhall Moss. We were really surprised at just how much we found. We found over 60 cigarette butts! We also put up posters to remind people to ‘give their litter a lift’ and take it home. Fingers […]

Stick Man fun in the woods

Primary 1 went on their first school trip this week! We have been reading the story ‘Stick Man’ by Julia Donaldson, so off we went on our very own Stick Man adventure! We went to Arnhall Moss with the local ranger Alison, it was very cold but we were wrapped up warm. Alison showed us […]