Digital Learning Week Scotland 11th-17th May


National Digital Learning Week is a week-long event run by Education Scotland. Throughout the week pupils were encouraged to use digital technology during their lessons and when sharing their learning.  Here’s just a selection of work some classes of how some classes have used technology in their lessons.

C1 Edinburgh Local Mòd/Mòd ionadail Dhùn Èideann

The Edinburgh Local Mòd is taking place on 27th and 28th May this year and C1 are busy practising a poem and song which they could perform in the competition.

The Edinburgh Local Mòd is a celebration of Gaelic culture in the city, where there are numerous competitions you can enter to read, sing, play, recite poetry, create art and write stories and poems.  Full syllabus of competitions can be read here:

The deadline for children to enter is Friday 29th April,  the end of the first week back after the Easter break.

If you would like your child to take part in the local Mòd you will need to enter your child into competitions. More information can be found on the Edinburgh Local Mòd website.

Bàrdachd C1 for competition J13:  ‘Tha Bòtannan Dearg aig Màiri’ P1-2 bardachd 2022 and here is a recording:

‘Tha Bòtannan Dearg aig Màiri’

Please note that children can recite any Gaelic poem of their choice but this is the poem we are learning in class.

Song for competition J01:  Mo chorragan and here is a recording:

Children can sing any Gaelic song of their choice but this is the song we are learning in class.