Category Archives: Grade 5


Prayer Spaces Session for Grade 5 Class – November 2022


On Monday 21st November 2022, the Pastoral Care Team organised a session of prayer spaces for the Grade 5 class. Since the theme for this month chosen by the Pastoral Care Team is poverty, the girls were asked to go inside a cardboard box and think about what people living in similar conditions feel. After […]

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Grade 5 Fieldwork at Marsaxlokk – Novermber 2022


On Wednesday, 9th November 2022, the Grade 5 students participated in a fieldwork task in Marsaxlokk. This fieldwork was part of their continuous assessment for Social Studies, since the girls have been learning about fishing and aquaculture in Malta during this term. Rightly so, they visited the fishing village of Marsaxlokk to complete their work. This activity […]

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Grade 5 Visit to PlayCon Expo – November 2022


On Friday 4th November, the Grade 5 students visited PlayCon expo at the Malta Fairs and Convention Centre, Ta’ Qali. This festival is an online gaming convention, which also promotes education gaming for children. The girls visited several stands. They especially enjoyed the Robocoach stand, as well as the workshops that were prepared for them. The […]

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Meet the Author Session with Ms Clare Azzopardi – November 2022


On the 9th of November 2022, well-renowned Maltese author, Ms Clare Azzopardi, visited our school to talk to the Grade 5, Grade 6, Senior 1 and Senior 2 girls about the books that she wrote throughout the years. Ms Azzopardi explained to the girls how she started writing from a young age and expressed her […]

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#GuessWherasmus Challenge


The Grade 5 students opted for the #GuessWherasmus activity to celebrate #Erasmus Days this October 2022.  The students wanted to generate more interest and encourage more communication about the Erasmus+ projects, programmes, and opportunities in which our school Mater Boni Consilii St Joseph School Paola is currently participating. Our school is currently participating in #Inclusion2 […]

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November Bone Biscuits 2022


On Thursday 27th October 2022, the Grade 5 students prepared November bone biscuits which they decorated the next day. This activity was inspired by the traditional November bone pastry and linked to the Maltese syllabus. The following day the girls wrote the recipe for these biscuits as part of the Maltese creative writing lesson. The […]

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Grade 5 Mass – October 2022


On Thursday 27th October 2022, the Grade 5 class had mass in the school chapel. Fr Leonard Mintoff, the school chaplain, celebrated mass. The celebration was animated by the girls. Well done to Ms Nicole Inguanez, Ms Antonella Cassar and Ms Alexia Orsini Mercieca for preparing the girls for the Holy Eucharist. After mass, the Grade […]

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Celebrating World Mental Health Day – October 2022


Mater Boni Consilii, St Joseph School Paola joined the rest of the world today to celebrate World Mental Health Day. Ms Nicole, the Grade 5 teacher and Ms Elaine, the mindfulness teacher during her afterschool mindfulness sessions, organised activities to promote the healthy well-being of our students and the school’s community. Some of these activities […]

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Dinja Wahda – Grade 5 activity – Round Robin – June 2022


The Grade 5 class recently carried out an activity in relation to Dinja Waħda programme. After reading facts about the Robin (Maltese pitirross) and the story Lucky Robin, the girls made a robin mobile.  The activity included colouring the robin, cutting  and folding it to create a mobile. This activity was done with the help of Ms Nicole Inguanez. The Dinja Waħda programme […]

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Maths Activity with a Difference – June 2022


During the Maths lessons, the Grade 5 girls have been learning about using a compass and writing directions on a map or grid. As a closing activity for this topic, the girls used the Matata Pro Lab Kit to move Matata on the map by choosing and inputting the right coding blocks from the robot […]

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