More from Literacy Week

The children of 6.2 had to record themselves reading a story or poem, in English or Maltese. Then, they shared their tablets with their classmates who could hear the story being read using their headphones. It was great fun learning to read for an audience! Submitted by Ms Sharon D’Amico

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.). […]

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 […]

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 […]

Special Assembly to close the Literacy Celebrations

The Year 4.2 students of Ms Angelique prepared a special assembly about the importance of reading and how reading can help to improve our skills and widen our horizons.  

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, […]

eBooks on Literacy Day

The children read an ebook on Literacy Pro about Endangered Animals. Next they were divided into groups, where with the use of the app SimpleMind they composed mind maps displaying endangered animals and the causes to their current state. Finally, the children did a quiz on Quizziz about endangered animals. Submitted by Ms Angelique Attard, Yr 4.2 […]

Goldilocks and The Three Bears join us during Literacy Day

Using the theme Goldilocks and the Three Bears, kinder incorporated a sorting game of small, medium and large, and two activities on the interactive white board, namely, sorting colours and value of numbers. The activity finished off by colouring masks of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Submitted by Ms Camille Scerri, KGE

World Book Day – Modifying a Story

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 […]