Visit a Virtual Museum!

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During this difficult time of school closures, the team at Robocoach  have been doing some research to help find some interesting activities which can be done from the comfort of our homes whilst incorporating some educational aspects. The first resource they are sharing with us is an interactive page where you can access links to virtual museums. Download the handout below, so that you will be able to virtually step into one of those fantastic spaces simply by clicking on each picture !

Virtual Museums Handout

PSCD Activities for Years 3 & 4

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Our College PSCD Team – Ms. Speranza Spiteri, Ms. Maria Falzon and Ms. Pauline Gingell –  have prepared the following worksheets for Years 3 – 4, which can be carried out at home during this time of school closures. Simply follow the instructions below: Continue reading

Coding from Home – Webinar for Educators

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Following the big interest and positive feedback, a 2nd edition of the “Coding from home” webinar. It will take place on Tuesday 24 March at 15:00 CET. It will offer new presentations and tips. Speakers are: Ana Stamatescu Code Week Ambassador Romania, Madhumalti Sharma, Code Week Ambassador from Luxembourg, Pauline Maas, Leading Teacher Netherlands on unplugged coding And Stefania Altieri, Leading Teacher Italy on online coding game.

The webinar is open to anyone. To join the webinar browse to: https://zoom.us/j/109547450

Daily Scheduled Home Activities for Students with ADHD – Additude

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A daily schedule comforts and guides children with ADHD through uncertain times — namely, the coronavirus outbreak of 2020. Use this expert advice to keep your child happily learning and achieving goals while also social distancing and working from home and banding together as a family. The big questions are: What can you do to set up a family plan that fosters more cooperation and less arguing during this unsettled time of COVID-19? How can you devise a plan that you can actually follow and your kids will buy into? We know that kids with ADHD benefit from structure, but what can you realistically pull off? Here is some helpful advice to get you started.

Continue reading this interesting article with resources for students and their parents/guardians on Additude – Inside the ADHD Mind.

Literacy Prompts for Friday 20th March

The Literacy Team at St. Nicholas College will be preparing a list of daily slides for young students to work upon (Literacy Prompt). We will upload simple exercises daily, so make sure to check our website everyday! Here are the prompts for Friday, 20th March 2020.

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Messaġġ Mill-Ministru tal-Edukazzjoni Dr. Owen Bonniċi Dwar l-Għeluq tal-Iskejjel

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Matul il-konferenza tal-aħbarijiet li saret nhar it-12 ta’ Marzu, 2020 kien tħabbar li l-iskejjel, childcare centres, kif ukoll l-istituzzjonijiet edukattivi kollha kienu se jagħlqu temporanjament b’effett mill-għada 13 ta’ Marzu 2020 sal-Ġimgħa 20 ta’ Marzu, 2020 bħala miżura ta’ prekawzjoni kontra t-tixrid tal-COVID-19. Dakinhar kien intqal ukoll li l-Gvern kien se jagħmel pronunzjamenti oħra f’din il-ġimgħa li qegħdin fiha dwar jekk il-perjodu tal-għeluq tal-iskejjel għandux jiġi estiż.

Illum qed inhabbru, wara konsultazzjonijiet mal-awtoritajiet tas-saħħa, l-perjodu ta’ għeluq tal-iskejjel, childcare centres, kif ukoll l-istituzzjonijiet edukattivi kollha se jiġi estiż. Continue reading