Yr 1 – Outing to Popeye Village

Yesterday year 1 students went to Popeye Village. The outing was related to games and play. Play is essential for a child’s emotional, social and physical development. Through play children work out who they are and how the world around them works: Play helps children to develop confidence and self-esteem. Here are some photos of the event:

CoPE Session – 14th Oct 2019

Today all the teaching staff from Kindergarten to Primary attended a professional development meeting as part of the CoPE Session. The event took place in the school hall and the speakers and programme coordinators were Ms Annabelle Warrington and Ms Kate Barron. We discussed the power of storytelling as our school will be participating in the programme: Storytelling Schools. It was a session where the teachers become learners and we all took part in the activities that later on we will be doing with our students. Here are some photos of the event:

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There will be a Storytelling session in the year 5 classes on Monday 27th January, and another one for yr 4 students on Thursday 30th January.

There will be a Storytelling session for 0 to 3-year-olds will continue on Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th January. The session will be held in the school library from 4 pm to 5 pm.

The Police Dog Section will be visiting the school on Tuesday 28th January for an activity with the Kindergarten classes.

A meeting for parents of year 1 students will be held on Tuesday 28th January. The meeting will be held in the school hall at 9:00 am. It will be about the literacy approach that year 1 teachers will be carrying out with the students. It is very important for parents to attend.

Yr 4 students will be attending a Road Safety activity at Hamrun on Tuesday 28th January.

Yr 6 students will be going to Valletta to carry out their Social Studies Fieldwork on Tuesday 28th January.

There will be Basketball sessions after school on both Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th January for the students who applied for the sessions.

On Wednesday 29th January yr 6 students will be having their next FLAP session in the French Language.

Kindergarten 1 & 2 will be going for a College Sportsfest. They will be meeting with other students from different Kindergarten sections within St. Nicholas College.

For Calendar of events of the Frist Term please go to Parents’ Page.

Family Digital Science Quest Weekends at Esplora

Next weekend Esplora, in collaboration with the Directorate for Digital Literacy and Transversal Skills within MEDE and Avantis, would like to invite Year 5 and Year 6 students (for scholastic year 2019-2020) for a series of Family Digital Quest weekends. Choose one day and join us for the first event which will take place on Saturday 27th July and on Sunday 28th July from 10:00 to 15:00. Students together with their family and friends will be enticed to select one of the themes and complete a quest using their LearnPads. An illusion-room family photo opportunity will also be available through the use of the LearnPad’s.

Choose one of the themes from Pirates, Unicorns, Gaming or Vlogging. Follow the Pirate Captain training course to learn important skills that every good pirate captain must have or help a family of unicorns overcome obstacles that lie between them and their new home. Use your gamer skills to solve a mystery or practice your vlogging skills to build your video channel.

Join us for some summer holiday fun and get a chance to meet ZED, the Esplora robot.

Limited places are available. Kindly note that for this event, the Esplora normal entry fees apply. For registration, click on the following

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