Category: Year 1

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

Literacy Day – My favourite character

Children dressed up as their favourite book character. They got their favourite book and read a part of the story or recited the story in short as a part of the weekly Show and Tell. After they drew their favourite character and wrote a sentence about their favourite book. Sumbitted by Ms Marilyn Bugeja, Yr 1.1

Out and about…

Year 1 students enjoyed a fieldwork session in one of the gems of our beautiful locality. The day started off by walking to the Mgarr square for the Maths trail. A short break followed and children enjoyed some time at the swings. On the way to school they visited Ta’ Ħaġrat Temples and continued their […]

Sillabi…

Din il-ġimgħa, it-tfal tal-ewwel sena kienu qegħdin jitkellmu dwar is-sillabi u kif ser jinqasmu biex jgħinuhom fil-qari. Huma għarfu li f’kull sillaba jkun hemm vokali waħda u l-ittri doppji qatt ma jistgħu ikunu fl-istess sillaba. Dan sar kollu b’eżerċizzju ħafif meta bl-imqass qasmu numru ta’ leħħiet li kienu għamlu huma stess. Xogħol ta’ Ms Marilyn […]

Maths Trail at School

Today Year 1 children participated in a school Maths trail. They went round the school to count steps, find shapes, count fire extinguishers, observe height of trees and objects, and order numbers amongst other activities. Whilst learning numeracy, the students enjoyed the outdoors. This activity provided for a meaningful hands-on experience. Submitted by Ms Marilyn […]

Walking Water & Mixing Colours

We started the experiment by filling up 4 clear cups with coloured food colour (Red, yellow, blue and another one with red) and put them about 4 inches apart. Then we put another 3 clear empty cups in between. We grabbed 6 strips of paper towels and placed one end of the each paper towel […]