Year Parents’ Meetings re. Tablets

Year 4 parents should find the time to attend for one of these meetings.  These Meetings will be held at Naxxar Primary School on:

Wednesday 16th November at 9:30am and 6:30pm

Monday 21st November at 9:30am

 

During December 2016, all Year 4 students in State, Church and Independent Schools will be assigned a tablet. As from November, students will be involved in 1 hour preparatory educational meetings delivered by educators specializing in educational tablets, during school hours as coordinated by the eLearning Department. Parents/guardians will also be informed and involved in separate meetings in various schools around the Maltese islands. The aim of these meetings is to help parents understand the benefits of this educational tool and how they could support their children. During such meetings, parents will have the opportunity to use the tablet. Parents/Guardians will take the role of children and will have the chance to see the benefits and ask any questions that may arise in relation to the subject. The eLearning Department, in collaboration with College Principals, is encouraging parents/guardians from State, Church and Independent schools, to participate in these meetings which will commence from October and continued till March/April 2017. All meetings are planned to be held during, after school hours and even on Saturday mornings. Sessions will be delivered in Maltese but there will be sessions conducted in English as indicated in the table below. All meetings are planned for two hours. Sessions will commence at the following times: Morning sessions – 9:30; Evening sessions – 18:00; Saturday sessions – 9:00 Parents/Guardians have the opportunity to choose any day and location they deem fit to be the most convenient for them. In order to deliver a quality service and allow use of the devices, the number of participants per session will be limited. Hence interested parents/legal guardians are encouraged to apply and/or book their seats by not later than 19th November, for the October-November schedule. Once slots are filled up, parents/guardians will be asked to booked for Jan-April schedule. Parents/Guardians can either book through the following online form http://www.digital.edu.mt/parents/ Alternatively they can phone and ask for Mr.Victor Cremona on 2598 2155 between 8:30 and 15:30

Seher l-Istejjer/The Magic of Stories

L-Aġenzija Nazzjonali tal-Litteriżmu tħeġġeġ lill-iskejjel jgħaddu l-informazzjoni t’hawn taħt fuq il-programm ‘Seħer l-Istejjer/The Magic of Stories’ lill-ġenituri tat-tfal tal-Kindergarten u s-Snin Bikrin. ‘Seħer l-Istejjer/The Magic of Stories’ huwa programm ta’ qari għall-gost għall-familji ta’ tfal ta’ bejn l-4 u s-7 snin. Is-sessjonijiet ikunu ta’ siegħa u jsiru darba fil-ġimgħa. Fihom jinqraw stejjer b’mod animat u divertenti li jistimulaw l-immaġinazzjoni tat-tfal u jħajruhom jaqraw. L-għan tal-programm huwa li jippromwovi l-imħabba għall-qari fost it-tfal bl-involviment tal-ġenituri/kuraturi. Il-programm hu bilingwi u l-ġenituri/kuraturi jistgħu jattendu s-sessjonijiet bil-Malti kif ukoll bl-Ingliż. Il-programm ‘Seħer l-Istejjer/The Magic of Stories’ isir f’diversi lokalitajiet madwar Malta u Għawdex, f’libreriji pubbliċi, skejjel, ġonna u ċentri tal-komunita`. L-iskeda sħiħa tas-sessjonijiet tiġi aġġornata kull ġimgħa u ssibuha fil-paġna tal-Facebook – ‘Seħer l-Istejjer/The Magic of Stories’. Biex il-ġenituri jirriservaw post, kulma jridu jagħmlu huwa li jċemplu 2598 2990 jew jibagħtu ittra elettronika lil: aqra.storja@ilearn.edu.mt Il-lokalitajiet li fihom qegħdin isiru s-sessjonijiet ta’ Seħer l-Istejjer bil-Malti huma:
Birkirkara
Ħ’Attard
In-Naxxar
L-Imġarr
Birżebbuġa
Ħaż-Żabbar
Ix-Xewkija, Għawdex
L-Imqabba
Ħal Qormi
Il-Furjana
Iż-Żejtun
Marsaxlokk
Ħal Għaxaq
Il-Mosta
Iż-Żurrieq
Pembroke
Ħal Luqa
Il-lokalitajiet li fihom qegħdin isiru s-sessjonijiet ta’ The Magic of Stories bl-Ingliż huma:
Ħal Safi
Il-Birgu
Ix-Xemxija
Ix-Xgħajra
L-Imqabba
Iż-Żurrieq
Ta’ Kerċem, Għawdex
L-Għasri, Għawdex
Il-Mellieħa
Pembroke

Mathematics Meetings for Parents

The first of a series of meetings for parents was held on Friday 21st October.  Attendance was very encouraging.

Next meetings will be held as follows:

9/11/2016- Addition and Subtraction

7/12/2016- Division

20/01/2017- Time

23/02/2017- Fractions

29/03/2017- Measurement

02/05/2017- Problem Solving

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