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Ynsagh / Learning

The Bunscoill Ghaelgagh is unique, as our students learn through a second language, Manx Gaelic. They leave school with something special; fluency in a second language, the benefits of a bilingual brain and a strong sense of identity. Although we learn t…

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Lhaih / Reading
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There are some useful hints for supporting your child as they learn to read in the 'Learning to read' document. Learning_to_read.pdf Listen to selected reading books read by Manx speakers e-books to reinforce sight words Lioaryn Lhaih Keim 1-(White label) Books to listen to with a repeated phrase t…

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Spoyrt / Sport
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We would like our students to experience all the benefits competitive sport delivers and we participate in many sporting competitions throughout the school year. Sport for all and high class performance can exist alongside each other and we strive to ensure that each child has the chance to improve…

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Aghtyn Ynsagh / How We Learn
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The most striking thing about our learning at Bunscoill Ghaelgagh is that the children are becoming bilingual by learning through Manx. There is a growing body of evidence documenting advantages of bilingualism. Within our teaching at the Bunscoill we also keep up to date with evidence-based initia…

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