What a great turnout we had for our Cupcake Cafe. Thanks for all your generous donations - we made £363. The raffle was won by our very own Kirsty Ann from Pentland class who took home the fabulous Red Nose Day Cake. The winners of the comic relief sweep stake were: Ashley - our lovely [...]
Each class in Beatlie was given a challenge last week to record the song 'Pablo the Banana' to a tune of their choice. Get the volume turned up for a special rendition from some of our entries.
We have been busy bees here at Beatlie for the last 2 weeks. We have had lots of fun participating in lots of different Fairtrade themed activities and spreading the word for #she deserves. £1.86* is the amount a cocoa farmer in West Africa needs to earn each day in order to achieve a living [...]
We have been having a very busy first week of our Fairtrade Fortnight. We have all participated in a special Fairtrade Assembly. We all watched the story about Pablo the Super Banana. We all participated in Fairtrade activities - a hunt for the Fairtrade symbol in sand tray, Shopping for Fairtrade items and a treasure [...]
Fairtrade Fortnight 2019 The theme this year is '#She Deserves' - a living income for fairtrade workers especially women growing cocoa for chocolate. We are also participating in activities to achieve the Fairtrade Schools Award: Fair Aware Award.
A big Thank you from all the Eco committee for all donations made to our foodbank collection - as always we were overwhelmed by the generosity of all our Beatlie friends. We collected 86.5kg worth of food which they calculated would be aproximately 206 meals for a lot of appreciative families at this time of [...]
We raised almost £500 at the Christmas Fair on Friday! We have sent £50 to 'Unique' a charity which supports research into 'Rare Chromosomes and Gene Disorders'. The charity was nominated by Sandi Gardner. Merry Christmas and thank you to everyone who came along to support us!!
For National Book Week we explored 'The Gruffalo' story. This year, we are taking forward Story Massage across the whole school with someone being trained for this in each class and the pupils all really enjoyed the Gruffalo story massage regularly during the week. The pictures below show some of the pupils from Glendevon taking [...]
This year The Unicef Outright Campaign focused on learning about the impact of air pollution. UN Convention on the Rights of the Child: Article 24 Every child has the right to a clean environment, including breathing clean air wherever they live, learn and play. At Beatlie we embarked on a Bubble Walk as a whole [...]