Year: 2013

Learning English

Learning English is another challenge our students face every single day. Nurturing love for languages is not always easy. Students may back away, fearing that they are not good or up to the challenge. Working in a group helps our students overcome these inhibitions. In the photo one can see the year 3 students of […]

Crafts related to Autum

During the mid week session, children have the time to prepare crafts related to the themes or topics being dealt with during that period of the year. In the above photos we can see year 3 students of Ms Rosette doing a collage with leaves which have fallen from trees. Apart from doing crafts, the […]

Fun with maths

  From the very first days of this scholastic year the year 3 students of Ms Rosette embarked on learning maths through play. It is a well know fact that some children fear maths. One of the reasons may be that maths is not presented in an attractive and hands on manner to children. Ms Rosette, […]

Christmas biscuits galore…

On 2nd December 2013 the K1.2 and K1.3 students of Ms Joanne Galea and Ms Josianne Camilleri prepared some fantastic biscuits in preparation for Christmas.   The students were given time to roll out the dough and decorate their biscuits. This cookery lesson served to teach the students a number of fine motor skills, food […]

Special Assemblies

Every week a different class is to prepare a special assembly which is held in the school hall. The Year 4.1 students of Ms Angelique prepared a special assembly about Diversity using the metaphor of us being like a box of crayons. Each colour is wonderful in its own way and together the colours give […]

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.