Maths Trail at San Anton Gardens

A pleasant morning adorned with the spring sun, spent counting, calculating,  measuring and discussing.  A busy morning indeed!Making maths fun through hands-on! Submitted by Ms Sharon D’Amico, Yr 6.2  Class Teacher

Capacity investigations

First- an explanation was done to help students remember how to convert l to ml and vice versa. An investigation was then carried out by myself using measuring containers and students were asked to observe the different questioning techniques. Then, using measuring containers in groups, the students were given the opportunity to create their own […]

Tick Tock! Tick Tock!

Learing about ‘Time’ using the CPA (concrete, practical, abstract) approach. Clocks from the Maths Class Toolbox were used as a tangible resource to help students understand the 24 hour clock better. A tablet game with pictures of clocks on it was then used as a consolidation of the previous explanation. A memory game was carried out in […]

Maths Clocks and Right Angles

Students enjoyed a Maths game. Flashcards of numbers from 1 to 12 were placed in the middle of the classroom to represent the clock. The students acted as the clock hand and were given instructions by the others to face a number. They were then given instructions with right angles or degrees to turn either […]

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eTwinning Activity at Ta’ Ħaġrat Temples

The Year 6.2 students are participating in an eTwinning project with students from San Lawrenz, Gozo. An activity was carried out with Ms Laura Schembri, the digital literacy support teacher this morning, at Ta Ħaġrat Temples. The students used their tablets and QR codes to find clues and information about these temples. It was great […]

Snowmen in the making…

Education is not just learning the core subjects. Students learn from different experiences. Craft activity whereby Year 6.2 made some adorable snowmen using socks, bits of ribbon and buttons! Aren’t they cute?! Submitted by Ms Sharon D’Amico, Class Teacher

Perimeter and Area Activity

Spaghetti and Meatballs for all- a mathematical story about optimizing area and perimeter… The story is about The Comforts inviting 32 people for lunch. We see Mrs Comfort hiring 8 square tables to seat 4 at each table.  However, as the guests begin to arrive and they start putting the tables together so that they […]

Health and Safety Lessons

Year 6 students learning basic First Aid and how to place a casualty in the recovery position in case of emergency. These lessons are held by the Health and Safety Teacher, Ms Jackie Abela.

Olympic Quiz

Three Year 6 students from Ms Sharon D’Amico’s class participated in a first time edition Olympic Quiz held for year 6 students. The students had to study content about the Olympic Games from a book during the Christmas holidays. The quiz will be aired on TV. Although the students did not make it to the […]