Author Archives: Mrs Scott

S1 Social Studies Recreate History

An S1 Social Studies class recreated the Death of King Alexander III in 1286 using green screen filming techniques in the library. The class have worked hard on them and we hope that you enjoy watching them. Can I please also add ...

World Book Day 2019

It’s hard to find a fun and engaging activity for a secondary school during World Book Day. At primary school it’s simple – everyone dresses up and runs about all day – but it can be trickier to get teenagers to participate ...

PAWS AGAINST STRESS

Exams can be a time of intense stress and anxiety and it is important that we support our pupils and help them to be mentally healthy during this period. ‘Paws Against Stress’ is a scheme that was developed by the University of Ed...

S3 Mental Health Awareness Month

The end of S3 is a transitional period that can be a trigger point for issues such as stress, anxiety and mental health problems. After attending a Literacy and Mental Health CPD workshop at Elgin Academy run by Librarian Shelagh ...