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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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Fillymyn Flitter
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Brastyl 3 have filmed themselves playing and dancing the flitter dance this half term. They have learnt how to use a green screen and to choose a suitable background. They then worked in small groups to edit their films. Guru mie eu Frank, Fraser, Matilda as Meri son gynsaghey da'n clane brastyl ai…

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Cowraghyn Noa
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Gura mie ayd Dave, Sacha's dad for putting up our lovely new signs! As part of our drive to raise the profile of Gaelg in the playground, we commissioned a set of 10 Manx proverbs and sayings from Ballahane Wood Designs to put around the school grounds. The children have been intrigued, running aro…

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Film Competition
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Yesterday evening a group of representatives from Bunscoill Ghaelgagh's Club Filym attended Ballakermeen Studio Theatre for the One World Centre film premier and awards ceremony. There were 7 films from schools around the Island, all using the phrase 'It's not fair' as the starting point. It was re…

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