What we've been up to…
Here you'll find reports about E4L in our Island schools...

Essentials for Learning as a concept is driven by the Isle of Man Department of Education Sport and Culture and its 37 school settings. If you've got something you'd like to see featured, we'd love to hear from you.

Father Christmas Visit
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The Reception and Key Stage 1 had a very exciting visitor today! All the children got to meet Father Christmas and were very lucky to get some sweets. Thank you very much to the Rotary Club. Read more on the St.Mary's School website

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Year 5 & 6 Christmas Performance
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The children in upper Key Stage 2 performed extremely well in this week's production of Tin Hats and Telegrams. Thank you to Ballakermeen for hosting us again in their studio theatre. Read more on the Kewaigue School BLOG

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Nollick Ghennal!
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We hope you enjoyed our Christmas Service, jeant dy mie da ooilley ny paitchyn! Today marks the end of this half term's Friday clubs. Children chose between Club Arrane, who entertained us so well on Wednesday, Club Margey Nollick who prepared games, crafts and gifts for the Christmas fair, and Clu…

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Our New Reading Books
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We are getting very excited - our new KS2 Reading Books are all being delivered this week. We have made a significant investment in high quality reading books to raise the profile of reading across the school. These will be coming home in January with guidance on how we teach reading in school and…

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Tinsel and Teatowels!
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Years 1 and 2 put on a magical show this afternoon, with a wonderful performance of Tinsel and Teatowels! The singing was really something - they lifted the roof off with their voices today! It was another packed house, and the children were so proud of the cheers and applause they were given at th…

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Reach for the stars!
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Last week, as part of the 'Stargazers' topic, our Year Five pupils were treated to a fantastic presentation by Howard Parkin, Chairman of the Isle of Man Astronomical Society. He gave a really excellent presentation and the children were completely engaged and amazed throughout - I'm sure Howard ha…

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The Snowman at Sunset
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Our Reception classes got our week of Christmas performances off to a flying start yesterday with a wonderful performance of their Christmas play 'The Snowman at Sunset'. The children performed to a packed house, and wowed us all with their beautiful singing! Thanks to everyone who came along to wa…

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Clinkeraght
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We have been working on creating animations during this half term. We have combined different computer programs to create our finished music films. Click on the link above to see our animated music film. Read more on theBunscoill website

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Eden Francis, Olympic Athlete, visits our school
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Sports for Champions - 'Inspiring The Children Of Today To Become The Champions Of Tomorrow!' Their aim - to support our athletes financially and provide them with a platform where they can inspire the next generation to get involved in sport and show the participants of our events the doors that t…

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