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Hard working Early Years students

Hard working Early Years studentsTuesday 31 March 2020Early Years students working hard linking the online programme being sent with home activities ❤️ well done to parents, students and teachers. Over the coming weeks, the programme will continue to develop. 

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Learning the Time Online (video)

Learning the Time OnlineThursday 26 March 2020Max is a Year 1 student participating in an online lesson. Lots of preparation work is being carried out by teachers to deliver lessons through recorded videos and online interactive lessons. We are using a blend of a number of tools. This is one, recorded videos with shared screen. [video

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Year 1 Gugarelli

Year 1 GugarelliFriday 6 March 2020During their Maltese lessons, the Year 1 boys brought in their favourite toy for a show and tell activity in class. Using new Maltese vocabulary the boys were encouraged to speak about the toy and explain why it’s their favourite. Such activities not only target the student’s language development, but

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Learning activities

Learning ActivitiesFriday 6 March 2020Within our nursery and KG classes learning activities take many different forms. We target a number of skills which are not necessarily always linked to letters and numbers. These activities are just as beneficial and important to us and our pupils. Turn taking, personal space, respect, sitting tolerance, sensory awareness, attention

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Year 1X – Exploring fractions

Year 1X – Exploring fractionsFriday 28 February 2020Year 1X have been enjoying using our numeracy resources to explore the concept of simple fractions. Armed with flashcards and fraction supplies the Year 1X boys have played a number of games to better understand, in an age appropriate manner, this concept. We believe that such activities played

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Creative Construction

Creative ConstructionFriday 28 February 2020Construction play is vastly found within KG classrooms as it provides the children with opportunities to develop their problem-solving skills, imagination abilities, physical development and thinking skills. There are no limitations to what a child can come up with when given adequate resources to create. Our students in KG2Y Bears absolutely

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Carnival Week

Carnival WeekFriday 28 February 2020Last week, the Early Years students were immersed in a world of characters, stories and imagination as they celebrated Carnival week. Of course, we ended the week with the traditional costume Carnival party which is always eagerly awaited. However, the build up to the party was just as exciting as the

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Reading with young children

Reading with Young ChildrenFriday 28 February 2020Once again, a parent has been spotted at College making use of our beautiful grounds during the early morning commute to spend some time reading with his/her child. Reading with your child is extremely beneficial. Not only does it exercise the mind, but it also improves concentration, imagination and

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The Spell Activity

The Spell ActivityFriday 14 February 2020Last week, the Year 1 pupils cast their own spell during their Read, Write, Inc. literacy learning. The boys tackled sentence building skills as the target was to create longer sentences. The book being covered ‘The Spell’ lead to a scavenger hunt for ingredients to throw into their cauldron. Armed with