Sharing our Learning

Sewing Fun

Kosy and Mollie had great fun using their sewing skills to create these lovely bunny rabbits.  Well done Kosy and Mollie! “I love sewing and I love my bunny!” Kosy, P4          “I want to give my bunny a cuddle!” Mollie, P3       

VSS visit to NESCol

A small group of VSS pupils who will be moving on to college met up with Jordon, a former VSS pupil, at NESCol this week.  The meeting was a great opportunity to ask Jordon questions about college and hear about his experiences.  Jordon let us know how well he has settled at NESCol, and his… Read more VSS visit to NESCol

Congratulations to Eilidh!

Eilidh Morrison, an S4 pupil supported by the Vision Support Service in Aberdeen, is to have another written piece published after entering the Seeing Ear short story writing competition. Selected entries are being published into a competition anthology by Seeing Ear. Eilidh is mad about science and decided to write a short story about NASA… Read more Congratulations to Eilidh!

Vision and Technology – Call Scotland

Check out the latest information on Vision and Technology on the Call Scotland website Ways technology can help Built in ICT tools Magnification software Computer monitors Screen readers Keyboards Video Digital magnifiers eBooks Daisy Braille books Using a magnifier in class Tablets and smartphones Alternative formats Useful resources


Sensational Parents and Carers – VSS Coffee Mornings. It was great to catch up with parents at our December coffee morning at the VSS base in Brimmond School. We hope you all had a lovely Christmas break and are looking forward to the year ahead. VSS Coffee Mornings January to March 2017. Special event coffee… Read more VSS COFFEE MORNING

Mindfulness at VSS

The VSS team have had a great introductory session on Mindfulness from Alison Mathers, Educational Psychologist.  There is a lot of research on the benefits of being mindful – for us as individuals as well as others around us.  It was interesting to hear of the link between mindfulness and emotional resilience. For more information,… Read more Mindfulness at VSS