RMPS visit from Aberdeen Hebrew Congregation

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Recently, as part of our RMPS programme two members of Scotland’s Jewish Community visited the school. Mr and Mrs Taylor, representatives of the Aberdeen Hebrew Congregation, spend all day working with classes from S1 to S4. Pupils were given a really fascinating insight into Judaism – its traditions, rituals, practices, beliefs and values. There was lots […]

S2 Culloden

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Our Social Subjects Department like to take as many opportunities as possible to get pupils from Kingussie High School out and about. Regular readers of the ‘catch-up’ will know all about the work they already do with the St. Andrews University Geo-Bus and the local Geography fieldwork projects to Aviemore and the River Gynack. Recently, […]

S1 Geography Experiment with Convection Currents (@SpanglerScience)

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In Geography S1 pupils are currently learning about weather and 1Y tried a crazy experiment to help them understand convection currents! Warm (red) water did not mix with cold (blue) water when sitting on top – plenty of evidence for this in the photo above! Thanks for the inspiration Steve Spangler. Lots more  great weather […]

S1 Geography Class ‘Skype’ with Canada [Geography]

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There is no doubt about it the world is becoming a smaller place and as Mr Bray said at assembly last week, ‘well geography still matters, distance matters less’. A great example of this is technology such as Skype. Last week S1 Geography classes Skyped with Woodhaven Middle School in Edmonton, Canada. The purpose of […]