Alex’s Story

Alex really enjoys writing his own stories. Here is a wonderful one from this week called ‘The Story of the Invisible Creature’. It is certainly quite bloodthirsty… The Story of the Invisible Creature, Alex At night he sucks child’s blood! He only has one weakness…….. Light…… He is dead.

Jack and Jill – P1 literacy

Alex and Heather have been practising their writing every day and they are making amazing progress! They cut out a picture and decide what they want to write about it. Here is their writing from today about Jack and Jill. This week we are thinking about capital letters, full stops and finger spaces between each…

Our Trip to Edinburgh

On Saturday we left the Isle of Muck to go on an Edinburgh trip. We left for Eigg quite early. We did this on Dad’s boat Lochan. We weren’t 100% sure if the Loch Nevis was going to get into Muck, but we were fairly sure the ferry should get to Eigg, so we spent…

Antarctica Day

Today is Antarctica Day! This morning Tara, Hugh and Tadhgan worked independently to design and create their own Antarctica flags. They were challenged to use what they have already learned about Antarctica but also to incorporate the aims of Antarctica Day: An opportunity to demonstrate how diverse nations can work together peacefully, continuously using science…

Amazing Beasts

Hugh, Tara, Heather and Alex recently entered the Highland Hoolie: Mallaig Book Festival competition. The theme this year was Amazing Beasts, and there was a written and artwork category. Both were judged separately. The pupil’s entries are below. We are thrilled to announce Tara won the P4-7 category. Congratulations Tara!

Applying to be part of Shackleton’s team to Antarctica

Last spring the ship Endurance was discovered at the bottom of the Weddell Sea where it had been for over 100 years. Hugh and Tara were fascinated by the story and asked to know more, so this term we are learning a little about Shackleton and his adventure in Antarctica. In Literacy they started by…

Halloween and Harvest time

Monday 24th October Today we harvested the pumpkins we grew. We are hoping they will go orange if we bring them inside. We want to carve them for hallowe’en. Some are very long! They are also really heavy but we have strong muscles. One is quite tiny. I wanted to wear gloves because the stalks…

Gruffalo Wood Adventure

On Wednesday the school went to Port an t’Seilich wood. We had a lot of fun climbing and playing on the ladders, nets and in the tree. We hunted for acrons that were hidden about, working out how many were left to find and searching really carefully. In the glorious sunshine we played Gruffalo’s Footsteps,…

Our Nethybridge Adventure: Zipline day (Tuesday)

We have arrived at Nethybridge! In Tuesday we got up and had breakfast then got ready for the day, the P6/7s taking orders and making lunch for the others. First we did memory map and the giant see saw which was really fun and exiting and a quite hard. After that the P1s and Nursery…

Muck & Eigg Primaries – Swimming Trip 2022

Our swimming trip – by Hugh MacEwen On Monday 28th of March me, Tara, Oscar, Alex and Miss B met at the pier to go on a swimming trip. Once we all arrived we got on Lochan and drove to Eigg. Once we arrived we got in a bus and drove to the school and…