Failt erriu gys ynnyd-eggey y Vunscoill Ghaelgagh!

Welcome to the Bunscoill Ghaelgagh website! Bunscoill Ghaelgagh is the world's only Manx Gaelic medium primary school. Based in the historic former St John's school building, the school is set in the heart of the beautiful St John's village. The school faces the ancient Viking 'Thing' site, Tynwald Hill, where new laws are read out in Manx and English every year on Tynwald Day.

She yn Vunscoill Ghaelgagh yn ynrican scoill sy theihll raad ta ny paitçhyn gynsaghey trooid Gaelg Vanninagh. Ta'n scoill ny shassoo ayns mean y valley beg çheerey aalin, Balley Keeill Eoin, er beealloo shenn ynnyd 'Thing' ny Loghlinee, Cronk Tinvaal, raad ta leighyn noa er nyn vockley magh ayns Gaelg as Baarle dagh blein er Laa Tinvaal.

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Choreography in Brastyl 2
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Brastyl 2 have just finished working on a dance and yoga unit in PE. Possan Gynoaltagh created a very effective dance to describe the sun and rain helping plants grow. i was very impressed by their co-obbraghys and organisation. Watch their dance by following the link in the Brastyl 2 gallery.

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Brastyl 2 trip to Rushen Abbey
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Brastyl 2 had a very interesting trip to Rushen Abbey yesterday. We investigated 'quatrefoil' designs within the Abbey and discovered medicinal herbs in the garden. We recognised several of the herbs from our own school garden.

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Play preparations afoot!
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A lot of preparation work goes into our Summer musicals and a lot of skills are developed during that preparation time. Brastyl 3 are currently busy filming a 'play within a play' to help tell one of the characters' 'backstory'.

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Cummaghyn ayns Brastyl 2
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Brastyl 2 are learning about shapes and position words this week. Go to the Brastyl 2 gallery and click the 'Cummaghyn' picture to watch Possan Kiare-Chuilleig's 'C'raad ta ny cummaghyn? film.

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Ayns Brastyl 2
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Brastyl 2 have been reading a lovely Eric Carle book, Jiu she Jelune t'ayn. You can see our Eric Carle inspired collages and our food mono-prints in the hall. We worked with world maps this week to find out where some of our fruit and veg had travelled from, gura mie eu for the homework sheets we w…

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