Calderwood Primary School
Calderwood Primary School, Buchanan Drive,  Rutherglen  G73 3PQ
t. 0141 647 1277  f. 0141 647 9241 e. 
Our highlights so far this term:

Teacher’s choice
  • I have loved hearing about everyone’s exciting summer holidays!
Pupil’s choice
Mrs Cairns, Primary 4
Welcome to Room 9
Our Learning Journey

We have been super excited to read the new upper school book banding. We have loved each story so far!
Throughout our imaginative writing lessons we have been learning how to write a detailed character description.


We have been learning to the number sequence to 1000
We have been learning to add and subtract using carrying and exchanging
We have been working hard learning our Big Maths learn it’s and completing our Beat That tests.

Health and Wellbeing 

We have been learning about the importance of friendship and have created our own ‘Friendship Recipe’
We will be learning about the importance of eating a healthy balanced diet following the Eat-well guide.
In P.E. we have been developing our tennis skills. We are excited to get lessons from a tennis specialist.

Interdisciplinary Learning

We have been learning all about ancient Egypt times.
We are excited to go on our trip to the Kelvin Grove Art Gallery to take part in an ancient Egyptian workshop.


We have been learning all about germs.


We have been learning how to use a search engine and navigate around websites.
We have been developing our word processing and typing skills.

Religious and Moral Education

We have been learning about importance of complimenting others.

Expressive Arts

We have been recreating Roly-Poly birds from the Roald Dahl novel ‘The Twits’ using a variety of materials.
We are learning to make Egyptian Collars using a variety of materials including paint, paper plates, string, beads and jewels.

Our Enterprise Opportunities

We have been focussing on our Outdoor Leadership Group.

Additional Information 

We will take part in P.E on Friday Afternoons
We will be visiting the library every Thursday afternoon.
We will be having our class assembly on the 29th November.

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