Category Archives: Languages & Literacy

European Languages Day

Thanks to all staff and pupils who participated in Oldmachar Academy’s European Day of Languages Celebrations 2017.  As well as fun cultural learning opportunities during Tutor Time and class lessons, our whole school event this y...

Confucius Classroom

On Wednesday 7th June, Oldmachar Academy held a ceremony at the Jesmond Centre to officially launch the Aberdeen City Council Confucius Classroom. The launch ceremony included performances from pupils at Danestone Primary, Glashie...

Learning Languages

Ever thought of learning a new language? Pupils in S3 French have investigated the benefits of speaking more than one language and present their findings below.

Higher English Folio Clinics

Your folio essays account for 30% of your final grade. To help you improve your work, there will be Folio Clinics after school run by Ms Walshe and Mr McCabe. Please bring your essays on a pen drive or available on Google Docs. Cl...

J’Adore Paris!

As part of their end of S2 course unit called ‘J’adore Paris!’, pupils in 2P and 2S spent 2 units in the library researching Parisian sites. They had to find specific facts but could also add any other interesting information they...