Month: April 2019

San Anton Math Trail

Year 3 students of Ms Sharon Calleja learning Maths at San Anton Gardens.

Play dough Multiplication

Hands-on fun with play dough whilst learning about multiplication! Submitted by Ms Sharon Calleja, Year 3.1 Class Teacher

Literacy Day… creativity, technology and more!

The students were grouped and asked to create a story with characters they created using recycled material (e.g. paper plates, cereal boxes etc.). Photos were taken using the tablets and the stories were presented in the form of a digital story using various different types of writing strategies (e.g. dialogues, instructions, story, note, directions etc.). […]

eTwinning between San Lawrenz Primary and Mgarr Primary School

The Year 6.2 students had a fantastic etwinning experience in Gozo between 22nd and 23rd April. The students met their etwinners from San Lawrenz Primary School during this cultural exchange. The programme was jam packed with fun, culture, history and new friendships. The students stayed in Manresa house. On arriving in Gozo they visited the […]

Earth Day

More than 193 countries celebrate Earth Day on 21st April holding various events to demonstrate support for the protection of the environment. Last week, Ms Claire Agius was invited to join the Go Green Club of Mgarr Primary school in their manifestation. Below is a video edited by her kindself to help us raise awareness. […]

Literacy Day… Buxu

The children listened to the story, Buxu Jsib Tezor. They played a fishing game. The children were split in two groups and used a fishing rod to catch some fish. Once they caught a fish they had to identify the number written on the fish. The children made a cat using toilet paper rolls using their […]

Science Fieldwork at Selmun

Year 4 and year 5 students went to Ta’ Selmun to do a science fieldwork. They saw Ta’ Selmun tower and then they had plenty of time to complete their fieldwork on their tablets. After they ran around the race track. Finally they sat down under the shade of the trees to eat their lunch. […]

Goldilocks and the Three Bear during Literacy Week

Various activities were held during literacy week based on the story of Goldilocks and the Three  Bears. Story using puppets invovled colouring Papa, Mama, Baby bears and Goldilocks for characters headbands craft with a rhyme. Students then role-played the story using the main characters with headbands craft. Students also played Goldilocks and the Three Bears […]

Preparations for Puppet Show

The Year 6.2 students are preparing a puppet show as part of their literacy week. Students can be seen working on the script and props. The puppet show will be presented to the kindergarten students shortly.

Literacy Day… Stone Soup

The teacher animated the story Stone Soup .  Students also enjoyed animating parts of the story.  Then, the class discussed the story elements.  Afterwards, students were given a template of a plan with pictures and they wrote the characters, the setting of the story etc…Another plan was given,  this time they had the question words or phrases only […]