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This week in class- First weeks of December

Y1.3- Here are our two favourite activities from this week- Making Christmas cookies and learning about directions with Mr. BeeBot 🙂

Yr2- Ms Janella- Tens and Units

Kinder 1- Ms Prassede- The colour RED- making strawberry jelly and – decorating the Christmas tree using red items only

Special Visit by Simone Debattista to promote L-Istrina


Celebration Day Panto- Yr5 classes

Year4- Ms Leanne- Reading and acting out a play ‘The Monster under the Bed’ in the Literacy Room

Yr5- Mr Owen- 1&2- Superlattiv Assolut, 3- Peer Response, 4- Pairwork

Yr6 Fieldwork- Valletta

This week in class- 27 Nov-1 Dec

Year 4. 3- Estimating and then measuring the length of various items around our classroom and school

Yr 61 and 6.3-  Visit to Għadira Nature Reserve

Year 2.2- Class Hands-on activities

Tell me and I forget, 

Teach me and I remember,

Involve me and I learn.


Year 1.3- In a maths lesson this week we explored the topic of ‘money’. We had a small toy shop set up in class where students could chose a toy, read the price tag and find the correct coin to buy the toy.

Wild Animals- Ms. Prassede & Ms. Melvia (K1.5/K1.6)- Outdoor play and Crafts


Student Council Elections

Students from Year 4,5 and 6 had to opportunity to candidate themselves for the School Students’ Council.  After an intense electoral campaign, 2 students were elected from each year group to form the Student’s Council for 2017/8.  Well done to all!

Volleyball Sessions

Year 6 students had to opportunity to participate in a number of Volleyball sessions at school.  These sessions were conducted by the Malta Volleyball Association as part of the Caqlaq campaign.

Imagine Water

Today marked the last session of this project which started 3 years ago when the children were in Year 4.  The final products will be mounted and displayed in an exhibition in April at St James’ Cavalier and at the Citadella in August.  Well done to all involved.  thanks to artists Luca Cauchi and Sebastien Cailleux for their professional advice.

This week in Class- 20-24 November

Year 6.3- Creative Writing-Peer Response and writing their first draft

Year 4.3 – Using straws to find fractions of amounts. We also took photos of the grouped straws with the tablet and then wrote the working on them

Year 1.2- Revising initial sounds through the use of the BeeBot

Year 1.3 – This week children in Year 1.3 carried out a ‘Dinja Waħda’ craft activity. They made a sparrow hand puppet that opens his mouth to eat worms

Year 5.2 Using tablet in class

Parents’ Evening

Dear Parents/Guardians
Kindly note that due to recent developments, Parents’ Evening will be held as planned this Friday 10th November. Children will finish school at 12pm. You will be receiving an appointment slip tomorrow. Other meetings scheduled for this week will go on as planned.
Kindergarten children do not have Parents’ Evening, however, they will also finish at 12pm on Friday 10th November due to staff training. Club 3-16 will not be operating.

Children will also finish at 12pm on Friday 17th November due to a School Development Plan Meeting. Club 3-16 will  be operating from 12pm.

Recycling Campaigns

MRC Naxxar Primary School is participating in 2 recycling campaigns.

  1. Plastic Caps by Green Pak

2. Empty Milk and Juice Cartons by Green MT

You can send your plastic caps and empty cartons (washed and folded) with your children.  These will be placed in separate containers in the school foyer.  Both companies will be giving donations to L-Istrina as per items collected.