Category Archives: Extra Curricular Activities

Science Club get spinning!

The pupils in Science Club were tasked to make moving K’nex structures. They made their models and then made electrical circuits to get their models moving. Here they are: Click…

Science Club get building

We have been investigating how to conduct a fair experiment. The pupils were all given the same materials, the same amount of time, and the same brief; to build a…

Science Club investigate pH

We investigated pH, using a natural pH indicator…cranberry juice! The cranberry juice is naturally acidic, so when we added bicarbonate of soda (an alkaline substance), the cranberry juice turned a…

Science Club make cloud dough

The pupils in Science Club have been investigating ‘variables’ and ‘constants’ in experiments. They were tasked with making ‘cloud dough’ and were told what it should look and feel like….

Adventure Aberdeen

Easter Holiday Programme

Gardening Club

Today the gardening club were outside for the first time this year. We spent the time clearing the weeds and dead leaves from the planters and the gardening area. It…

Gardening Club

Gardening Club meet every Wednesday at lunchtime. New members have been invited to join, including the primary one classes. Gardening Club set about making a plan for the next 8…

New Science Club members for a new term

On Monday, Science Club welcomed some new enthusiastic members. Here they are:   In this session, we experimented with Cloud Dough. We had an original recipe, which was the ‘Control’,…

Extra Curricular Activities January 2018

Active Schools and Extra Curricular Activities currently offered at Skene Square School can be found here.

Code Club

Last week we had the last code club of the year! We enjoyed having a try at coding our own Santa game! It was a bit tricky, but most of…