Month: November 2013

SEDQA sessions for Year 6

On Thursday 28th November 2013, the year 6 students had an interesting workshop held by SEDQA. During this session the animator talked to the children about various vices such as smoking, drugs and learning how  to say NO! They discussed the topic abuse and learnt how to make good use of the helpline 179. The students were given a workbook which they […]

Kinder 1.2 planting their little plants

On 20th November 2013 the kinder 1.2 students of Ms Josianne Camilleri enjoyed the school garden, and outdoors, while learning about plants and the care needed when putting a plant in a pot. The students learnt that plants need soil. Soil gives plants the necessary minerals which serve as food for the plant. The students also learnt about the importance […]

Cooking a Christmas Pudding

Our year 3 classes joined forces on 28th November 2013 to cook a Christmas pudding. The students, together with their teachers Ms Rosette, Ms Rodianne and Ms Charlene (a student teacher), enjoyed themselves cooking a traditional Christmas pudding. Apart from cooking, this session was a very educational experience during which students learnt about the importance […]

NAPO visits year 6

The Occupational Health and Safety staff prepared an interesting workshop for our 6 students.  The official mascot of the campaign NAPO (as created by a European Agency for Safety and Health at Work) visited our school on 27th November 2013. During the visit, students were guided through a short film featuring NAPO and a poster exhibition targeting mainly […]

Christmas Fair at Mgarr Primary School

Come and join us on 15th December 2013 at St Nicholas College Mgarr Primary for the Christmas fair.  

Learning through play

Learning through play is an essential part of the educational programme for children at kindergarten level. Kindergarten asistants provide different opportunities for children to enhance their fine motor skills, while socialising with their peers. Below is a short photostory capturing some of the above mentioned moments of the children in kinder 1.3 of Ms Joanne […]

Summer School Community Chest Fund Award

It is with great pleasure that I announce that St Nicholas College, Mgarr Primary School was the school to collect most money during Summer School for Community Chest Fund. The students who collected money during their summer school experience were invited to the the President’s Palace at Sant Anton were awarded a shield as recognition for […]

Dogs Trusts Class Visits

At Dogs Trust’s teachers have a passion for animal welfare and a natural tendency to educate others about animal welfare. Today, 19th November 2013, our students from year 1 to year 6 had a fun, exciting and educational workshop to help them to learn more about caring for dogs, responsible dog ownership and how to stay safe around dogs. The […]

Maths Workshops for year 6

Maths is an integral part of our daily routine. Sometimes students struggle with this subject. However, our teachers always do their best to present maths as a fun activity. The best way to learn maths is through hand-ons activities, where students learn by discovery. With the support of our Maths support teacher, a number of […]

Mdina Fieldwork…

On Thursday 14th November 2013 the two Year 5 classes visited to Mdina to carry out a Social Studies fieldwork exercise valid for their half yearly exams. It was an enjoyable experience in this magnificent old city of Malta. The weather was kind enough to allow the pupils to perform their tasks while admiring their splendid […]