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  • A group of young people from the Island, plus leaders, has just returned from a 10-day charity trip to Cambodia, where they taught English in a school in Phnom Penh run by a Manx charity. The trip is under the auspices of the DEC’s Youth Motor Project...


  • A scheme that’s giving young people a year’s experience working in outdoor education will prove ‘invaluable’ as they seek work. Tim Crookall MHK, Minister for Education and Children, welcomed representatives of Best Group International...


  • THE fascinating story of the history of blues guitar music will be the subject of a forthcoming course at the Isle of Man College of Further & Higher Education. “Get Into Tune, A Short History of the Blues” commences on Thursday, 16th April...



Recent Activity

  • Willow Class

    Welcome to Willow class - Year 5/6 - Mrs Bankes-Jones. Our studies of evolution have led to a life size Shetland pony in the classroom... as well as an Eohippus! We managed a short notice- Skype contact with our pen-pals in Pakistan. We will be thinking about the environmental impact of plastic bags. We had a visit from the police dog team and PC Anne talked with us about drugs and alcohol. Some of our Y6 children represented the school at the Isle of Man One World Centre's Fairtrade Conference. Our frie…

    read more Mon, Feb 16th 2015 3:52 PM by Bankes-Jones, Elizabeth on ballasallaschool wiki

  • class photos 2015

    Class Photos 2015 If you have visited the Wildlife Park with your class this year, you will find your photograph on this page. For last year's visits click here to see the class photos 2014 photo page. From there you can scroll back through all the class photos since 2002! (Note to teachers: if you wish me to remove a photo of your class, please contact me on 693582 or at liz.brunswick@gov.im. Regards, Liz

    read more Mon, Feb 16th 2015 3:49 PM by Liz Brunswick on wildlifepark wiki

  • Welcome to Queen Elizabeth II High School

    This is our public school wiki. Here you will find information about the school, and can find this by simply typing in whatever you want to find (such as "subjects") in the search box above, then pressing return. This is the place to come for important news - such as student and school achievements, important information about forthcoming events, changes to bus timetables, unforeseen school closures and so on. If you have any concerns about online conduct or e-safety issues, please follow the e-safety li…

    read more Mon, Feb 16th 2015 3:18 PM by Beverly Milne on qe2highschool wiki

  • Rowan Class

    Welcome to Rowan Class! Our current topic is LEGO! We have created lots of different virtual lego mini-figures. First we made ourselves and then we made the teachers. After that we had fun creating any lego mini-figure that we could think of using our imagination! If you would like to have a go yourself, click on the purple writing below. Click me to go to Lego sigfig creator! The topic for Spring 1 was Volcanoes! Click here to see some of the activities that we did! Click below to download the curriculu…

    read more Mon, Feb 16th 2015 3:15 PM by Cowin, Sorcha on ballasallaschool wiki

  • Volcanoes topic

    Our current topic is Volcanoes! We are really enjoying our science investigations inspired by volcanoes. Have a look at this investigation Phelim shared with the class after he had carried it out at home as part of his learning journal task! We used water with red food colouring in it, vegetable oil and effervescent Vitamin C tablets. Click for full-size image Click for full-size image Click for full-size image Click for full-size image Click for full-size image Click for full-size image Do you notice a…

    read more Mon, Feb 16th 2015 3:11 PM by Cowin, Sorcha on ballasallaschool wiki

  • Reception

    “|General Information |School Rules and Routines | Classes and Staff | Key Stage 1| Key Stage 2 |The Rainbow Room|School Uniform | Philosophy for Children…”

  • School Association Fundraising and Events

    “Dates for your diary ....................................................................................................................................…”

  • Marown Primary School

    “Welcome to Marown Primary School. We are situated in the centre of the Isle of Man in the Parish of Marown. There are 201 children in our school and they…”

  • School Clubs

    “We have lots of clubs for you to go to. Here are the clubs we have for the Autumn term 2014. DAYS BEFORE SCHOOL LUNCHTIMES AFTER SCHOOL Mondays Year 3 -…”

  • Space

    “Here is what we will be learning about this term. We worked in groups to design our own rockets. We did a Science experiment to find out if rockets flew…”

  • A difficult decision.

    “Year five had a tricky job this week, they had to try and persuade me to either stay on the Oregon Trail to California, or to take the Hastings cut-off,…”

  • School Vision and Values

    “Our Vision At Kewaigue School we have a collective vision for our learning community. It is something that we are excited and proud of, as it provides a…”

  • Starting School

    “homepage Welcome to Willaston School Reception Class We are looking forward to a long and happy partnership with you and your child, and hope to give you…”

  • Wow Stars!

    “Forming Partnerships with Parents and Carers. The Reception team aim to develop close partnerships with the children and their parents to support the chi…”

  • Collaborative Learning - Year 1

    “We are so fortunate in Year 1 as Mrs Nelson (Year 6) sometimes invites children to join in activities in her class. A few lucky Year 1 boys and girls rec…”

  • Police Visit

    “Last week the police came in to year 3 and I think they had a great time. We had a talk about what's right and what's wrong. They asked us whether we sho…”

  • Rainforest Foods!

    “As you know, our topic for the term in Year 4 is the Rainforest. On Friday we did a smell and taste test. Some of the things we had never smelt or tasted…”


    “Headteacher Award 19th January 2015 12th January 2015 5th January 2015 8th December 2014 1st December 2014 24th October 2014 17th October 2014 6th Octobe…”

  • Key Stage One

    “| General Information |School Rules and Routines | Classes and Staff | Nursery & Reception | Key Stage 2 | The Rainbow Room |School Uniform | Philosophy…”

  • A mouse took a stroll through the deep dar wood ...

    “All ready to hunt for the Gruffalo. Year One took a stroll through the deep dark wood ... The Gruffalo's favourite scratching tree! We made animal masks…”

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