Young explorers

After reading the story The Very Hungry Caterpillar, children had the opportunity to go in the school garden to look for different insects. They enjoyed exploring and observing their surroundings using magnifying glasses. Submitted by Ms Louise Cutajar, Yr 1.2

Measuring using non-standard units

These photos were taken during a maths lesson. The children were asked to find and measure different objects found outside, using blocks as non standard units. Submitted by Ms Louise Cutajar, Yr 1.2

Making Milkshakes

Children are seen preparing a healthy milkshake. They used fresh seasonal fruit and milk. Submitted by Ms Louise Cutajar, Yr 1.2

Model Making

Following a visit at Ta’ Ħaġrat Temples in Mġarr, the Year 1 students were asked to make models of this temple using stones and twigs gathered from the school garden and interlocking cubes. The students’ observational skills were amazing to the extent that one group made a model of the temple and church and placed […]

Healthy Pizza Wrap

This week the children prepared a healthy snack using wraps. Students got a variety of ingredients. They discussed the importance of avoiding the consumption of processed food on a daily basis and discussed alternative ways for making a pizza topping healthier. Children were asked to follow the instructions carefully. After preparing the ingredients, they placed […]

The Happy Prince at San Anton Gardens

This week Year 1.1 children visited San Anton Gardens. The children participated in a very meaningful play based on the story ‘The Happy Prince’ written by Oscar Wilde. After this, the children had the opportunity to visit the garden where they learnt a lot about nature. They had lunch next to the turtle pond and […]

Learning Outdoors – Ta’ Ħaġrat Temples

Today the Year 1.1 children visited the pre-historic temple of Ta’ Ħaġrat. Children have been mentioning these temples since our first visit to the Mġarr Centre. They were very enthusiastic about this outing and most of them were very curious about this place. We set off after talking about this place. We talked about directions […]

Learning Outdoors

The Year 1 students of Ms Marilyn Bugeja enjoyed an outdoor learning experience at Buskett Gardens. The students had a closer look at insects and trees using magnifying glasses and bark rubbing. The children had fun playing on trees while enhancing their gross motor skills and nurturing a love for nature.

Book Characters come to Life

Children dressed up as their favourite book character and got their favourite book to school. They read a part of the story or recited the story in short as a part of the weekly Show and Tell. Finally they drew their favourite character and wrote a sentence about their favourite book. Submitted by Ms Marilyn Bugeja, […]

Literacy Day – Story Characters come to life

Students dressed up of a particular book character. Through “Show and Tell” they presented their books to the classmates. Submitted by Ms Louise Cutajar, Yr 1.2