Category Archives: Art

Project Genie

 

Today marked the final day of Primary 6’s Project Genie with the Lyceum. The class performed their drama piece, ‘Genie Island’ for parents and carers and showed off all their brilliant art work.

Thanks to all who came along and a big well done to Primary 6, you were fantastic!

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Book Week Scotland at Craigroyston PS

Celebrating Book Week Scotland!  We had great fun during Book Week – quizzes, Buddy Reading, competitions… all the boys and girls and parents and staff had the opportunity to take part in the extra reading activities going on in school.  Here are some of the amazing and brilliant ‘Design-a-Door’ scenes that we created, very impressive.  Well done to everyone and watch this space to find out who won the Family Quiz!

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P7 – Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney

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P4A – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

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P4S – The BFG by Roald Dahl

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The Rainbow Room – The Very Hungry Caterpiller by Eric Carle

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P1L – Monkey Puzzle by Julia Donaldson

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P2G – Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson

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P2S&H – The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl

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P3F – Quest by Aaron Becker

P3S Scottish Book Week Door Art

P3S – Demon Dentist by David Walliams

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P1C – Winnie’s Midnight Dragon by Valerie Thomas

 

Winter Windows’ Winner

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Elham’s winning entry.

Congratulations to Elham Najib P3 for her fabulous drawing which has been selected to be printed onto a window and hung in East Princess Street Gardens. This will be part of Edinburgh’s Christmas decorations and will be viewed by thousands of visitors to our city.

There were entries from primary, special and secondary schools in Edinburgh. Only twenty five were selected to be part of this special display.

Elham and her family have been invited to attend the launch event on Friday 25th November at the National Gallery of Scotland on the Mound.

There will be refreshments in the IT Gallery followed by  a presentation in the Hawthornden Lecture Theatre and then a walk around the Winter Windows themselves including a photo shoot.

Well done Elham Najib P3

P3 pupil Lennan Robertson’s Fireworks Artwork

P3 Craigroyston Primary pupil Lennan Robertoson was chosen from hundreds of entries as a finalist in the Virgin Money Edinburgh Fireworks Poster Competition. He and 9 other finalists were shortlisted and got to meet Radio Forth DJ’s and other celebrities at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday evening. While not in the top 3, Lennan’s amazing picture was highly commended and he received a goodie bag and special mug with his picture printed on it. Well done Lennan!