P7 Poetry Winner

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Congratulations to Primary Seven pupil, Rebecca McGrath, who has won an Ireland wide Poetry competition in conjunction with the Peace Proms. Her poem ‘The Best that I can be’, was judged the overall Northern Ireland winner and has been published on the Peace Proms website. Rebecca’s inspirational poem is below…  ‘The Best that I can be’ by Rebecca McGrath In …

Christmas at Harmony

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This year’s Christmas Performance was ‘Christmas Around the World’.  Harmony would like to thank all the pupils, parents and staff for their hard work in making the show such a success.

Keep Fit with Primary Seven…

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As part of their Sports topic, Primary Seven decided to investigate how their pulse rates were effected by exercise. As part of our Sport and Fitness topic, Primary Seven investigated how our pulse rate changes when we exercise. Using the assembly hall, we created and planned an investigation to collect pulse rate data. Carter W After researching different exercises on YouTube, we …

Peace Players

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For the previous 3 years, KS2 classes at Harmony Primary have been participating in the Peace Players cross community project with their partner school, St Pauls Primary School. PeacePlayers is an international peace building charity that uses sport – in particular, basketball – to unite and educate young people from Protestant and Catholic communities. Group sessions take place at Grosvenor …

My Favourite Book…

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Mrs Hutchinson shares with us her favourite children’s book… The Silver Sword by Ian Serraillier. I have always loved reading and still do! When I was 9 or 10, I waited patiently every Monday at 5pm for the paper boy to deliver my Bunty comic, which was then replaced by Jackie magazine as I got older. On Christmas morning, I …

Primary 4 Dig for Victory!

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On Thursday 13th November, Primary 4 had a fantastic ‘world war 2 day’ in school. It was wonderful to see the whole class dressed up in WW2 costumes. We spent the day in character and took part in WW2 related activities.We made our own jelly and sandwiches for a victory in Europe street party. We even enjoyed tasting Spam. Keep …

Reading, reading and more reading…

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Primary 4 to Primary 7 are beginning an exciting new reading programme called Accelerated Reading. It is highly motivational and designed to; promote enjoyment in reading increase the frequency with which children read raise comprehension skills. The school has invested heavily in the purchase of new reading materials. How AR works… Initially, the children do a short test to assess …

P4 Cool FM Winners!

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On 22nd October, Mrs Montgomery entered a competition on Cool FM’s Pete Snodden show to win a class trip for P4 to We Are Vertigo, for a VIP adventure day. The competition ran for a week and each day a different teacher was called and they had to answer as many general knowledge and winter sports related questions as they …