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TWIC (This Week In Class) 6-9 November

Yr2- Ms Gauci
Maths through PE
MsJacqueline and Ms Dolores K1.1 and K1.2
This week kids got familiar with aeroplanes.They had fun playing with mini planes and runway they’ve created.We ended the week with a science experiment with balloons to explain the concept of gravity.

Preparing for St. Martin Feast – Class K1.5/K1.6

Yr 1- Ms Alexia C-We talked about the human body during Science.

We did the Maths Journaling. The children were given different shapes and they had to create their own pictures using shapes. The children were allowed to share their creative work with their classmates. This enabled them to use vocabulary related to 2D shapes and to assess each other’s work.

We practised CV and CVC words in Maltese using the Look, Say, Cover, Write and Check method.

Yr1.1- Treasure Hunt! Hunting for numbers and shapes in the playground!

Yr5 Mr Owen- reading … literacy room

TWIC (This Week In Class) 29-31 October

Yr1- Ms Alexia C

We introduced the topic ‘2D shapes’. The children worked in stations to: Sort shapes, Look for shapes that were hidden in the coloured rice,  make shapes using popsicle sticks, create pictures using shapes.

We planted pumpkin seeds during Science and made bats for Halloween ☺


K2- Ms Chantelle/Ms Dorothy

Lava lamp experiment

Yr1.1- Ms Deguara

Practising our writing with coloured chalk

Yr3- Ms Daniela

Yr2 Ms Josette

Science- Pumpkin investigation; The students held the pumpkin in their hands to see how heavy it is. They guessed whether a whole pumpkin sinks or floats. They measured its height in blocks and once the teacher opened it, to their surprise they found that some seeds had already sprouted. The children, with the help of the teacher counted to seeds in the pumpkin!Year 4.3 – Ms Leanne – Halloween related activities and crafts

TWIC (This Week In Class) 22-26 October

Ms Alexia C- Yr1

This week we practised counting using dice and play dough. The children worked in pairs – they had to roll the die and add that number of fruit on the tree using play dough.

We talked about the lifecycle of the pumpkin. During this activity the children practised scissoring skills.


We revised the letters we did so far ☺

“Painting to different kinds of music” K2.3 and K2.4

Ms. Prassede & Ms. Sarah/Ms.Melvia- K1.5/K1.6

Our Senses – Squeezing orange juice to taste

Yr 4.3 Ms Leanne – Science Experiment: We planted seeds this week and we will be observing how seeds grow in different conditions.

Yr5- Mr Owen

Groupwork and teamwork in class

Ms Alexia SB- This week we did some fun maths activities:

– counting pegs and clipping them to uno cards, fishing and sorting some 2d shapes, making 2d shapes using lollipop sticks

We also learned about different parts of the body and our skeleton during Science 🙂

Ms Dolores/Ms Jacqueline

Our Garden, Our Pet, Number 1 and Circles.

MsJeanette Yr6

Science quiz about healthy eating

TWIC (This Week In Class) 15-19 October

P2.3 Ms Anna –Exploring 2D shapes


Yr 1.3-   During our Science lessons this week we have been learning all about Pumpkins. We first started to learn about the pumpkin life cycle and how pumpkins start off as just a tiny seed!  We also discovered that pumpkins do float, no matter how hard we tried to press them down and make them sink!  We also cut open our pumpkin and found hundreds of seeds inside 😊

P 4.2- Measuring the width of a desk using non-standard units such as a paperclip

Year 4.3 Ms Leanne – Estimating and measuring the length of various items in our classroom.

Yr 5- Mr Owen- Interactive games and parents’ meeting

Teamwork Yr5.1 Mental Warm up Activity

Yr 1.2-This week we used resources from our Maths tool box to practise counting.

K1- Ms Sarah/Ms Prassede – All About meMs Claire & Ms Stephanie’s classes Kinder 2.5 & 2.6 organised an event with the children’s grandparents to celebrate Grandparent’s Day. It was a one hour of different activities where the kids and grandparents worked, played and had fun together making play dough faces, drawing each other and even take some photos together to treasure. It was a memorable event for both children and grandparents.

Scholastic Year 2018/9 – Info and Stationery Checklists

Punti għas-sena 2018/2019

Għeżież Ġenituri,

Nixtieq nirringrazzjakom tal-koperazzjoni tagħkom biex ikollna sena skolastika oħra ta’ suċċess.

Jekk jogħġobkom żommu din in-nota f’post prominenti biex tiftakru f’dawn id-dati. Mhix se tintbagħat karta oħra.


It-Tlieta 25 ta’ Settembru

Yrs 1, 2 u 3 id-9:00-l-10:00

Yrs 4, 5 u 6 -10:30-11:30

Intom mistiedna tattendu għal laqgħa tal-bidu tas-sena fis-sala ta’ fuq tal-iskola.  Din il-laqgħa se tkun mas-surmast u l-amministrazzjoni tal-iskola.  Il-laqgħa mal-għalliema issir wara li it-tfal ikunu bdew l-iskola.  Dakinhar issiru tafu f’liema klassi se jkunu it-tfal.  Fis-sala hemm post biss għal ġenitur wieħed kull student.  Jekk jogħġobkom, iġġibux tfal magħkom.
L-Erbgħa 26 ta’ Settembru It-tfal tal-Primarja jerġgħu jibdew skola.
Il-Ġimgħa 28 ta’ Settembru fid-9:00am Il-laqgħa tal-ġenituri tal-Kinder 1
Il-Ġimgħa 28 ta’ Settembru fl-10:30am Il-laqgħa tal-ġenituri Kinder 2
1 u t-2 t’Ottubru It-tfal tal-Kinder 1 jibdew skola fit-8:30.
It-Tnejn 1 t’Ottubru It-tfal tal-Kinder 2 jibdew fit-8:30.
  • L-uniformi kompluta tinxtara mingħand il-Yorkie. It-tfal għandhom jilbsu BISS ħwejjeġ li huma parti mill-uniformi.
  • Tistgħu issibu dawn id-dati kollha fuq il-website tal-iskola (Calendar of Events).
  • L-‘istationery lists’ tqassmu mat-tfal. Tistgħu issibu kopja fuq il-Website tal-iskola.


Points for 2018/2019

Dear Parents,

I would like to thank you for your cooperation for another successful scholastic year.

Please keep this note in a prominent place so that you don’t miss these important dates.  You will not be receiving any further written reminders.


Tuesday 25th September

 Yrs 1, 2 & 3 9:00-10:00

Yrs 4, 5 & 6 10:30-11:30

The parents’ meeting will be held in the Hall upstairs.  During this meeting you will be addressed by the Head of School and the school administration.  You will also be informed about your child’s new class.  The meeting with the class teacher will be held once the children get back to School.   There is only place for one parent per child in the hall.  Kindly do not bring children for the meeting.
Wednesday 26th September Primary Children will restart School at 8:30am
Friday 28th September 9:00am Parents’ Meeting for children in Kinder 1
Friday 28th September 10:30am Parents’ Meeting for children in Kinder 2
1st and 2nd October Kinder 1 children will restart school at 8:30am
Monday 1nd October Children in Kinder 2 restart school at 8:30am
  • The official School uniform can be bought from Yorkie. Children can only wear items that are part of the school uniform.
  • All these events can be found on the Calendar of Events on the School website.
  • Stationery Lists have been distributed. You can find them on the School website.




Yr 1 maths tool box

Year 1 Number-Line

Year 1 ten frames


Year 2 Maths Tool Box

Year 2 Tens-Frames