Nature

I Made An IGLOO!

I Made An IGLOO!

That’s exactly what I did!  When the snow hit Britain and we had not 1 not 2 but 3 days off school – what better thing to do than build an igloo!  Have a look at my video to see how it turned out.  I really love

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Snow Day

Snow Day

Hooray it finally snowed and I wasted no time and ran outside for some sledging and snowman building fun! It was SNOW much fun   and then there were snow angels to be made…  While Coco was happy to stay indoors by the fire, Minnow was enjoying being

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Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo

On a really wet, grey Edinburgh afternoon my Mum and I walked round an almost empty (humans not animals!) zoo.  And these are some of the sights we saw… The penguins didn’t seem bothered by the weather though!  We saw Gentoo Penguins, King Penguins and Northern Rockhopper

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Tantallon Castle & Bass Rock

Tantallon Castle & Bass Rock

I love visiting the castles of Scotland so much, especially the ones that are semi ruined where I can climb the battlements and peek into every nook and cranny imagining what or who was once there! Every time I go to North Berwick I see the massive

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Seals At St Andrews Aquarium

Seals At St Andrews Aquarium

As you know I  seals and today I got to make a dream come true by feeding two fantastically awesome grey seals at St Andrews aquarium arr arr! Waiting for their breakfast were 8 year old NELLY who was born in Denmark and she likes sunbathing, taking it

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Beetles At The Book Festival

Beetles At The Book Festival

Ok so who knew Bombardier Beetles blasted HOT acid out of their butts or that those pretty little spotty Ladybirds are not quite as innocent as they look…  I’ll tell you, M.G. Leonard knows – and she knows way more about beetles than that, as I found out today at The Edinburgh

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Rock Pooling at Longniddry Bents

Rock Pooling at Longniddry Bents

Looking For Marine Life In Rock Pools We met up with Roger The Ranger from East Lothian’s Countryside Ranger Service at Longniddry Bents number 2 to explore the rock pools.  It was a low tide and there was lots to see as we headed down to the sea! Roger explained that the rock

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Water Of Leith Visitor Centre

Water Of Leith Visitor Centre

Looking At The Water Of Leith The Water of Leith is a river that runs through Edinburgh. With its source in the Pentland Hills it travels for 24 miles to the Port of Leith where it flows into the Firth of Forth. Edinburgh’s River At the Water Of Leith Visitor

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Making Salt

Making Salt

Evaporation: Separating Salt From Seawater   Stage One: Collecting The Seawater I went to my favourite beach and filled a 750ml bottle with seawater.  I got quite wet!!!   Stage Two: Filtering The Water To get the purest salt possible, we filtered the seawater through a Liz Earle muslin cloth (over the

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Down To The Beach

Down To The Beach

Here is a film I made of my poem ‘Down To The Beach”         Down To The Beach       How It’s Made To film my video I went to one of my favourite beaches, Skateraw in East Lothian.  I had great fun skimming stones,

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