On Saturday 1st of December, 13 of the film-makers from P4B went to the Scottish Youth Film Festival in Kelvinhall, Glasgow. The film made by the whole class last year, ‘Bad Jack and the Beanstalk’ was nominated in the Best Animation Under-12 category. Although they just missed out on the award, it was a fantastic achievement to be nominated at all, with over 100 entries from across the country. They took part in film workshops, learning about animation from a former Disney animator, story development from a scriptwriter/director, camerawork from camera operators and had some horrid zombie make-up done by a professional make-up artist! Check out some photos from the day below (Warning: some photos are a bit gruesome, don’t worry, it’s not real!). Thanks to all of the parent helpers who joined us on the day. I’m sure they share my pride in the film-maker’s huge achievement in being nominated, as well as the way they represented our school on the day.
Friday 30th of November saw Liberton Lightning’s final game before the winter break, as well as a timely reminder of why we need one! Despite the awful weather (which cut our match short) both teams played fantastically well, with Liberton Lightning the 2-0 victors.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas……..
We have nearly reached the end of a very busy and successful term at Liberton Primary School. It is hard to believe that I have been here such a short time.
Over the last few weeks, our children have continued to excel in a number of areas and the focus on academic achievement has been ongoing. There has been an extensive range of extracurricular events which highlights the willingness of children to get involved and staff being prepared to go the extra mile in organising such a wide range of activities. Liberton School continues to flourish because of the commitment of children, staff and parents and we celebrate outstanding achievement as well as the personal enrichment and development of our children.
Sadly, this term we will say farewell to Mrs Govan who has left to have her second baby. We wish her and her family our congratulations and all the best. We hope to see the baby after the Christmas break.
We have a lot of events organised from now until
On a blustery day in Harrison Park, both Liberton Lightning teams recorded two fantastic victories against Bruntsfield Primary. Read the full match reports by following the link below.
This morning, Liberton Lightning P6-7s recorded their first win of the season in a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Taobh na Pàirce. Both teams played superbly well, but it was the team from Liberton who, with excellent teamwork, effort and bravery, came out on top. Read the full match report by following the link below.
We are looking forward to welcoming all of our pupils back to school tomorrow morning, for the start of term 2!
Recently, the Digital Leaders group visited the Apple Store on Princes St. We learned how to use Clips on ipads and made our own video on Internet Safety. Thank you to the staff at the Apple Store for having us!Internet Safety by Digital Leaders from Liberton Primary on Vimeo.