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So proud!

My goodness what an amazing week we have had at Dunmurry Primary School and Nursery Unit!

We have such talents children and teachers in our school. The P1 and P2 have been amazing doing their ‘A Wriggly Nativity’. They performed 3 times, once for the rest of the school and twice for all the…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 7 December 2018


Christmas is a Coming........

We have had a very busy and successful week getting prepared for Christmas. The Nursery has got a fab igloo to play in and Santa’s grotto is just beside it and was used on Thursday night. The PTA held their craft fair for a second year and Santa came along to see all the children and give them…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 30 November 2018


Procedural writing.

It’s great when you get to make something in order to learn the skills of procedural writing! P5 got to make a Christmas cake which still has to be iced before eating and P3 got to make and eat their own sandwiches this week! They all then were able to demonstrate their writing skills.

While…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 25 November 2018


Park Life

P4 went out to Jubilee Park for their first Park Life visit of the year. Lucille will take them out a few times over the course of the year to learn more about our local park, wildlife and how things change with the seasons. After their trip they all loved decorating their little squirrels with…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 18 November 2018


Fun Friday!

P1 and P7 both had a fun Friday this week. All the P1 children and adults dressed up as pirates and had great fun with all sorts of games and chocolate treasure. The P7 children had an afternoon tea afternoon making everything earlier in the day, it was all very tasty!

Rehearsals have begun for…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 11 November 2018


Autumn Time!

What a lovely autumnal week we have had and P2 made the most of it on their trip to Lady Dixon Park on Thursday. They had loads of fun exploring and playing amongst all the fallen leaves.

Thank you to all the mums and dads who attended the P2-7 Parent-teacher consultations this week. As you…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 19 October 2018


Harvest time!

The Autumn weather has well and truly arrived after a glorious day on Wednesday, which is just as well because the Nursery children wanted to have a proper autumn walk to discover the changes that happen at this time of year. P1 also did an autumn walk and did some fabulous leaf rubbings.

It…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 12 October 2018


Delamont success!

P6 had a fantastic 3 days at Delamont Outdoor Education Centre and have arrived home safely. They took part in an adventure walk, went on the climbing wall, did archery and had a campfire. Everyone had a brilliant time and did things they hadn’t done before. Thanks to Mr Lewis, Mrs Elliott and…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 5 October 2018


Willy Wonka took over Dunmurry Primary School!

P5 had a fantastic day today in school in Willy Wonka Land! As part of their Roald Dahl topic they all dressed up as one of their favourite characters and were greeted by Mr Willy Wonka himself as they came into school, he even took our Friday assembly! As they were in his land there was no…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 28 September 2018


Great after school clubs!

All our term 1 after school activities began this week and their were lots of happy smiles around.

P4&5 Art club had fun making space rockets and all the footballers had fun improving their skills, in fact the team even had their first league matches and Mr Shephard said they started well. The…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 21 September 2018


Loving school!

Another full week done in September and everyone is getting used to the new rules and routines in each class. The P1 and Nursery children are all loving playing with new toys and making new friends and the P1’s have shown they are able to cope with their daily tasks in Literacy and Numeracy. We…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 14 September 2018


Back to School

What a great first week back at school we have all had! It has been great seeing everyone looking so smart in their new uniforms. It has been especially lovely to see our new Primary 1 children coming to school every day, looking so grown up and settling into the school routine so quickly. They…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 7 September 2018