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First Minister’s Reading Challenge – National Champions

On Wednesday 14th June a selection of students from the school accompanied Mrs Cameron, Miss Bowie and Mr Mallon to the Corn Exchange for the first annual FMRC Awards Ceremony. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and award winning author Lari Don were the special guests to announce the winners and…

Craigour Park came out on top, winning the most prestigous award for best ‘School Reading Journey’ because of our work on developing a reading culture across the school.

It was a brilliant day for the adults and children involved and a proud moment for everyone in our school. We’ve had lots of media interest so why not click on the links below and check out the different coverage we have received!

 

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The Government even tweeted this video with us:

 

Further Reading:

http://www.theedinburghreporter.co.uk/2017/06/craigour-park-primary-win-school-reading-journey-award/

http://www.scotsman.com/news/nicola-sturgeon-joins-pupils-for-reading-challenge-1-4475802

https://www.readingchallenge.scot/about/challenges

 

 

Reading Radio Is A Hit For The Scottish Book Trust!

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The Scottish Book Trust have been really impressed with our work at Craigour Park so much so that they asked us to contribute something to their website. Why not take a look and see what we’ve been upto?

https://readingchallenge.scot/blog/craigour-reading-radio-and-first-ministers-reading-challenge

 

Nursery Burns Supper 2017

Thank You to everyone who came along to our nursery Burns supper yesterday. We had a fantastic turn out, and it was lovely to see everyone getting involved and joining in the Scottish celebrations.

We have have been very interested in finding out about Robert Burns, and have looked at some of his poems and songs. We were so inspired by all of his hard work that we all became authors and created our own book! Well done everyone!

 

 

Craigour Reading Radio – Episode 4

Craigour Reading Radio welcomed on Amelia from Primary 3 this week for our first broadcast of the new year. Amelia has been taking part in our own P1-3 ‘Hungry for Reading’ challenge and loved having the opportunity to promote her book. Have a listen and see what you think!