Month: December 2018

St Nicholas Day

The Year 3 students participated in a college based event on the Feast of St. Nicholas. Students were given tokens and warm drink after celebration of mass which was celebrated by the Bishop ex merito Mons. Paul Cremona.

Kinder Novena

Kindergarten students during assembly preparing for the Christmas Novena. 

Esplora Outing

The Year 1, 2 and 3 classes went  to Esplora Interactive Science Centre to discover the science behind certain Christmas wonders.  Among other things, students learned how reindeers, like balloons, can fly up into the sky, how some things may seem invisible to us etc…  Afterwards, students were given the opportunity to explore some of the […]


Students used the tens frames and caps to help them count a 2-digit number with a 1-digit number that total  20 or less.  Using these resources from their Maths Toolbox students realised that they can add numbers in any order and get the same result. Submitted by Ms Miranda Cauchi, Yr 3.2 Teacher

Social Studies Fieldwork

As part of the Social Studies Curricula, the Year 3 students carried out a fieldwork in their school locality.  Students had to observed the environment surrounding the school.  Among other things, pupils discussed and noted the differences  and similarities between buildings,  compared the two main streets surrounding the school,  observed the different types of vehicles that passed from a […]

Literature and Oracy Lesson

The Year 3.2 students were divided in groups.  Each group was given a set of picture cards of the story The Lion and the Mouse.  Students had to put them in the order they think was right.  Students displayed the cards on the table.  Then, students listened to the story and checked if their cards were […]

Five Senses

Five senses stations were set up in class.  Children had to guess what the objects were by using their senses.  They used their sense of touch by touching the different objects, one at a time, found in a plastic tray.  Their eyes were covered again, with a piece of cloth, and students had to guess what […]

On the farm… a milking we go…

This week we did the topic ‘On the farm’ and during one activity the children learnt that cows give us milk. During this activity children pretended they were milking the cows. Submitted by Ms Elaine Scerri, K1.1

Comparing Numbers

In the photos the year 3.1 students are seen participating in two different activities involving creating 1-digit and 2-digit numbers with dice and later with playing cards.  They created different amounts and types of numbers, according to their abilities, and then, they compared the numbers they created by using the symbols <, > or =. […]

Subtracting multiples of 10

During another number of Mathematics lessons, the year 3.1 students learned how to subtract 10 and other multiples of 10 from a 2-digit number.  The students enjoyed watching songs and videos about this topic as well as participating in hands-on activities to take 10 away from a 2-digit number.  In the photos they are seen […]