Whodunnit at Kirkcudbright Primary School?

Intrepid P5 pupils took part in a murder mystery at Kirkcudbright Primary School last week after they discovered their classroom had been cordoned off with police tape when a body was found inside.

Monday, 16th March 2015, 11:05 am
Time to question the main suspects
Time to question the main suspects

They identified four main suspects, all members of the school staff, and conducted a number of science investigations and observations to help them identify the culprit. They also interviewed each suspect as part of their investigations.

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Children correctly identified Mrs Baty as the murderer and she was detained for further questioning. Teacher Mr Whan said: “The children thoroughly enjoyed the experience and participated fully in the forensic investigations.”

All has now returned to normal at Kirkcudbright Primary.