Monthly Archives: March 2021

Seall Concerts

Pupils have been participating in online concerts provided by Seall. There has been a variety of music and dance / ceilidh opportunities through this virtual delivery. The children of Raasay have really embraced this week on week with regular attendance … Continue reading

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Red Nose Day

Pupils came to school in non-uniform and took part in lots of fun activities for Red Nose Day. We held an assembly on how the money raised helps other children in the Uk and further afield. They raised the fantastic … Continue reading

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Northern Lights Art

As part of their Viking Art pupils have been learning about the Northern Lights – what causes them and what the Vikings thought they were. The northern lights are caused by electrons being blown out by the solar wind. These … Continue reading

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Forest Schools

For our last ‘Forest Schools’ session this term – what better way to round off the day than some marshmallows toasted on the bonfire! We look forward to our regular forest school sessions next term.

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Pebble Pets

These cute felt covered ‘Pebble Pets’ are the ideal pet – no mess, no fuss and always there when you need them! Pupils designed and made their own felt covered pebble creatures, can you spot them hiding in the woods?

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Cross Country Training

Pupils continuing with their Cross Country Training – and enjoying some lovely weather for it!

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Forest Schools

Today, in Forest School, pupils were learning to do some ‘God’s Eye’ weaving. This involved measuring lengths of stick and sawing them – they had to make sure both pieces were the same length. They then used colourful wools to … Continue reading

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Virtual Cross Country

Due to COVID restrictions, schools will not be gathering this year for the annual Skye Schools’ Cross Country Championship. However, High Life Highland have set up a virtual Cross Country which Raasay pupils will be taking part in. First of … Continue reading

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Forest Schools and Outdoor Learning

In our Forest School sessions the children have been working on their shelter-building skills.  They learnt how to tie a rope between two trees to make a taught ridge-line, using a hitch which could easily be undone, and made small … Continue reading

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World Book Day

Pupils at Raasay Primary School celebrated World Book Day by dressing as a character or theme from their favourite book. Pupils shared their favourite books with the class and enjoyed hearing from our cook, Tekela and cleaner, Ann about how … Continue reading

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