sábado, 5 de novembro de 2011

Halloween at school!!

On the 31st October we celebrated Halloween at school! We had a jack-o-lantern contest and we also had a Halloween costumes contest. It was a really scary Halloween!

1st prize - "Eating a Hamburger"
Miguel Sá, Bárbara Sá and Mónica Costa, 8ºB

2nd prize - "Flying Pumpkin"
Carla Marques and Gabriel Costa, 6ºA; and Diana Rodrigues, 6ºB

3rd prize - "Spider Pumpkin"
Rui Lima, 6ºC

sábado, 15 de outubro de 2011

Two songs that will always remind us of beautiful Slovenia...

'Lara's Theme' as performed by Fani's orchestra during our farewell dinner:

... and 'Hallelujah' as performed by those 3 lovely girls during the Festival of Legends at the Town Hall:

quarta-feira, 5 de outubro de 2011

4th Comenius meeting in Slovenia

From 11th to 13th October our Comenius team in going to participate, together with all the other partners, in the 4th Comenius project meeting in Slovenia (Moravce), to plan and articulate more activities. This time 6 students from our school will also attend the meeting. They are: Íris Gomes, Bárbara Sá, Sara Costa, Rita Martins, Marco Brito and Miguel Sá (8B).
We are sure we will love sLOVEnia!
More updates soon...

De 11 a 13 de Outubro a equipa Comenius da nossa escola irá participar, juntamente com todos os outros parceiros, no 4º encontro do projecto Comenius na Eslovénia (Moravce), de modo a planear e articular mais actividades. Desta vez também seis alunos da nossa escola também irão participar no encontro. São eles: Íris Gomes, Bárbara Sá, Sara Costa, Rita Martins, Marco Brito e Miguel Sá (8ºB).
De certeza que vamos adorar a esLOVEnia!
Mais notícias em breve...

Teachers' Programme

Students' Programme

terça-feira, 6 de setembro de 2011

12th September!!

Students' Welcoming Day:
Year 1 to Year 5 = 12th September - 9 am to 11 am
Year 6 to Year 9 = 12th September - 2 pm to 3.30 pm

Recepção aos Alunos:
1º ano ao 5º ano = 12 de Setembro - das 9h00 às 11h00
6º ao 9º ano = 12 de Setembro - das 14h00 às 15h30

segunda-feira, 1 de agosto de 2011

Our project on the local news

Jornal JUL 11

terça-feira, 26 de julho de 2011

Google's homage to Amália

On the 23rd July it was possible to find an allegoric “doodle” of Portuguese Fado singer Amália Rodrigues. Doodles are known as the decorative changes that are made to the Google logo to celebrate holidays, anniversaries, and the lives of famous artists and scientists. The goal was to honour Amália Rodrigues on her birthday.

quinta-feira, 16 de junho de 2011

2010/2011 exhibition

At school we are presenting an exhibition with all the materials our students have made during this school year on our Comenius project topic "Now and Then - Insight into grandparents' times" and also a summary of our 3 meetings. Here are some pictures:

Na nossa escola está a decorrer uma exposição com todos os materiais produzidos pelos nossos alunos durante este ano lectivo no âmbito do tema do nosso projecto Comenius "Agora e Antes - Viagem ao tempo dos nossos avós", assim como um resumo dos nossos 3 encontros. Aqui ficam algumas fotografias:

                                           a view of the exhibition                                               traditional games

                                           a summary of the 3 meetings                puppets made of paper and glue

                                            pupils enjoying old games                              traditional dolls

                                                   family trees                                          another view of the exhibition

quarta-feira, 1 de junho de 2011

Famous Portuguese People (Part II)

Famous Portuguese People_7B

segunda-feira, 30 de maio de 2011

Universal Children's Day

The Group of Schools Foz do Neiva will celebrate next Thursday, 02 June, the World Children's Day. All children will be presented with various activities such as inflatables, carts, a painting studio and a few surprises.

sábado, 28 de maio de 2011

Famous Portuguese people


Amália » Famous Portuguese Fado singer. She died in 1999.


José Saramago » Nobel-laureate novelist, poet, playwright and journalist. He died in 2010.


Egas Moniz » Nobel-laureate neurologist and developer of cerebral angiography. He is best known for introducing the controversial psychosurgical procedure known as lobotomy. He died in 1955.


Aristides de Sousa Mendes » diplomat who saved 30,000 refugees seeking to escape the Nazi terror, 12,000 of whom were Jewish. He died in 1954.

Cristiano Ronaldo » football player                    José Mourinho » football coach

terça-feira, 10 de maio de 2011

Marie Curie's month

This month our library is celebrating at school Marie Curie's month with a series of exhibitions and materials on this famous Polish physicist–chemist, who is also the patron of our Comenius partner school Szkola Podstawowa Nr 11 in Poland.
Marie Skłodowska Curie was born in Warsaw, Poland. She was famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity and she was the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes in physics and chemistry.

More information in the school libraray blog: http://www.bibfozdoneiva.blogspot.com/

Europe Day

Europe Day is celebrated on the 9th May. It marks the EU's birthday and focusses on the aspects of peace and unity brought about by 61 years of European integration. We also celebrated it at our school with an exhibition of several cardboards made by the students.

quarta-feira, 4 de maio de 2011

3rd Comenius meeting on TV

Pirineus TV

ZER Narieda radio interview

During our stay in Catalonia we were interviewed by the students of ZER Narieda for their school radio station, in which they asked all the visiting teachers about their schools and countries. Click on the picture below to listen to the radio programme:

Durante a nossa estadia na Catalunha fomos entrevistadas pelos alunos da ZER Narieda para a rádio da escola, tendo os professores visitantes sido questionados sobre as suas escolas e países. Clicar na fotografia em baixo para ouvir o programa de rádio:

terça-feira, 3 de maio de 2011

Group picture in Catalonia

Back from another fantastic Comenius meeting in beautiful Catalonia. It was great to meet all our partners again and to have fun and work together. Next meeting in October in Slovenia...

More pictures soon...

segunda-feira, 25 de abril de 2011

Que Linda Falua

During the international festival in Catalonia we are going to present "Que Linda Falua" which is at the same time a song, a dance, a game, a tale and a rhyme. Below you can watch the video and pratise the song:

domingo, 24 de abril de 2011

3rd Comenius meeting in Spain

From 27th to 29th April our Comenius team in going to participate, together with all the other partners, in the 3rd Comenius project meeting in Spain (Catalonia), to plan and articulate more activities. Below you can see some of the programmed activities. New updates soon...

De 27 a 29 de Abril a equipa Comenius da nossa escola irá participar, juntamente com todos os outros parceiros, no 3º encontro do projecto Comenius em Espanha (Catalunha), de modo a planear e articular mais actividades. Em baixo podem consultar algumas das actividades previstas. Mais notícias em breve...

Programa do 3º encontro Comenius

sábado, 23 de abril de 2011

Easter Rugs

Every year we organise at school an activity we call 'Easter Rugs'. And this year it took place on the 8th April, just before the Easter break.
Every class makes a rug on the school floor using flowers, petals, leaves and other natural materials. Below you can see some of the lovely rugs our students have made.


sábado, 26 de março de 2011

My grandparents' Top 10 music chart

by Luís Vilarinho, 5ºB

quinta-feira, 17 de março de 2011

My Top 10 music chart

On the European Club our students have been working on their Top 10 music chart. Here are some examples:
by João Pedro, 8ºC

by Sofia Jaques, 5ºB

by Luís Vilarinho, 5ºB

sexta-feira, 4 de março de 2011

Carnival celebration at school

Carnival is a big celebration in Portugal. People often wear masks and costumes and there are big parades, dances and festivities for three days.
Carnival was also celebrated at our school today and here are some pictures to show you some of our activities:

Masks exhibition

Primary students' parade and costumes

Carnival party

domingo, 30 de janeiro de 2011

Some of the most emblematic songs from our 2nd meeting

"Uma Casa Portuguesa" (A Portuguese House), by Amália

"Havemos de ir a Viana" (We shall go to Viana [do Castelo]), by Amália

"E Depois do Adeus" (And After the Farewell), by Paulo de Carvalho
Of course Pedro's performance was much better ;)

segunda-feira, 24 de janeiro de 2011

2nd Comenius meeting

Our 2nd Comenius meeting will be held in Portugal from the 26th to the 28th January. Here are some of our activities:

O nosso 2º encontro Comenius realizar-se-á em Portugal de 26 a 28 de Janeiro. Estas são algumas das nossas actividades:

2nd Meeting Leaflet