Category: Year 1


Learning through play is one of our school’s philosophies. Ms Marilyn Bugeja of year 1.1 thought of helping her students learn directions by playing a game in the school yard. Not only were the students learning their directions, but the teacher also linked this activity to numeracy. Well done 😉

Pizza Wraps…

On Wednesday, 30th January, Year 1.1 children,  were very excited because they were going to prepare a healthy tasty pizza on a wrap. Children were asked to follow the instructions carefully. After preparing the ingredients, they placed them on their wrap and then, these were put in the oven for a few minutes. When wraps were […]

Ittri kapitali u ittir żgħar…

It-tfal ta’ Ms Louise tal-yr 1.2 kellhom lezzjoni interessanti dwar l-ittri kapitali u l-ittri żgħar. Hawn fuq qed naraw lil dawn it-tfal waqt ħinijiet differenti tal-lezzjoni u naraw kif dawn it-tfal jaħdmu flimkien biex jitgħallmu affarijiet ġodda. L-użu tat-teknoloġija ma tonqosx. Prosit tassew 🙂

Little Artists at Work…

The students of year 1.1 of Ms Marilyn Bugeja, together with Ms Josephine Galea have been putting their aritistic skills at work, creating beautiful paintings using poster colours. Well done for the fantastic works of art 😉 

Christmas Maths Workshop for Year 1

On 12th December 2013 they year 1 students of Ms Marilyn (yr 1.1 teacher) and Ms Louise (yr 1.2 teacher) had fanstastic maths workshops which were organised with the help of the maths support teacher, Ms Joanne Vella. Organising such maths workshops required a lot of preparation and co-ordination between the class teachers and the maths support teacher. […]

At the Aquarium

On 10th December 2013 the year 1 students visited the National Aquarium at Buġibba. The children were amazed by the different species of fish found at this aquarium. They learned about these fish, their different characteristics and their habitat. After seeing the fish in all the sections of the aquarium, children were guided to another […]

Biex Jibdew…

L-għalliema tagħna dejjem jagħmlu ħilithom biex lit-tfal jagħtuhom tgħallim b’mod mill-aktar kreattiv u prattiku. Għalxejn inpaċpċu… L-aħjar mod ta’ kif it-tfal jitgħallmu huwa billi jużaw mod konkret fejn it-tfal imissu b’idejhom stess dak li qed jitgħallmu. Ms Marilyn, għalliema tal-year 1.1, toħloq ċirkustanzi ta’ tgħallim fejn it-tfal iridu jħaddmu moħħhom, jużaw idejhom u fl-istess ħin jiddiskutu […]

Show and Tell Sessions

Another activity year 1.1 students of Ms Marilyn like to do in their classroom is to have Show and Tell sessions. Children are given some time to talk about a particular subject or item. One of our Show and Tell sessions was about the children’s favourite animal. Children were given some time to look for some information about […]

Promoting movement…

Children love to stretch and have a short break between lessons. The children in yr 1.1 of Ms Marilyn Bugeja sing rhymes, do some stretching and move to the children’s favourite song – the Move Week song which one can see below: The picture below shows the year 1.1 children enjoying the song and dancing to […]

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 […]