Week 11 in Merchiston Juniors
13th November, 2017
Monday 6 November – Sunday 12 November
Last week in Merchiston Juniors, the senior boys coached us basketball, we helped Mr Harkins celebrate his birthday and made poppies in preparation for Remembrance Sunday. It was a great week, topped off with an exciting trip to Camera Obscura.
Great start to the week! Thank you Andrew!
Thanks to senior boys for helping with junior basketball club on Tues evening.
Great music practice last night in Pringle House. Thank you and well done.
Happy Birthday Mr H. Thanks for everything you do for us all.
Second Form Cecil Stagg Society team loved the challenge of the National Young Mathematicians’ Competition
Lest we Forget. Beautiful Remembrance Junior Assembly remembering Merchiston’s fallen.
Boys read letters they wrote to the Unknown Soldier and researched pieces on Merchistonian war heroes
We made poppies for each fallen Merchistonian to lie beneath the lovely weeping willow.
Poppies planted, standing proud. Well done boys.
Glorious sunshine on a crisp morning to remember our fallen.
The poppies blow, row on row!
Thank you to everyone for a very special Service of Remembrance today. The poppies in memory of Merchistonians added that extra special touch.
Birthday celebrations with friends.
Junior Boarders enjoyed great fun this afternoon at Camera Obscura.
Illusions galore and lots of learning, exploring, questions, fun and challenge!
We also enjoyed great views of Edinburgh.
Junior Boarders settling down to enjoy Blue Planet 2, after a fun filled and busy weekend.