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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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Naight Brastyl 2
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Last week in Brastyl 2 we were learning about 2D shapes and their properties, including symmetry and right angles. This week we have been doing addition and subtraction sums using the language ny smoo as ny sloo eg what is 1 more/less than 13? 10 more than 13? 30 more than 13?

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Naight Brastyl 2
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This week in Brastyl 2 we are working on doubling and halving in maths. It would be really useful if you could practise this at home-how many doubles can your child quickly recall? We are having an arty week this week. Yesterday we looked at paintings from local artist Eileen Schaer’s new exhibitio…

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Kiarkys!
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On Thursday Brastyl 2 presented their circus show 'Gaue veih ooylyn' to the school. The show was developed after watching trailers of circuses around the world. The children had to work co-operatively and listen to each others ideas. It was great fun and the audience seemed to enjoy it! Click here…

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Clubyn
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This half term in Friday afternoon club time we have been trying to increase the use of Manx in the playground by developing our store of playground games. We will be putting up little clips of these over the next week in the Gammanyn Traa Cloie playlist to show you some of the fun we've been havin…

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Naight Brastyl 2
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This week in Brastyl 2 we have been using our knowledge about pushes, pulls and friction to help us move heavy objects. We carried out experiments in and out of the classroom and discovered that rollers could reduce friction ('screebey'), but that using them was a tricky technique requiring teamwor…

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Hop Tu Naa film
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Brastyl 3 have been working very hard over the last week to produce their own animated films. They have worked as a class to draw their backgrounds and characters for the animation. They all produced small clips which they then put together with the music to create a wonderful animation. Click here…

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