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eTwinning Animation by the British Council

eTwinning NSS Visits Gozo College, Xewkija Primary

The eTwinning National Support Service team visited Xewkija Primary School for the graduation of the Year 6 class.  During the ceremony, the NSS were invited on stage to hand out eTwinning tokens to all the children who participated in the eTwinning Birthday Celebrations last May.


Xewkija Primary School took part in the celebrations by baking a special eTwinning Cake and holding an eTwinning birthday party.  The school also participated in the eTwinning Birthday card competition.


The participating pupils received eTwinning token (eTwinning stationery) while Gordainne Vella, winner of the Birthday Card competition, received an eTwinning pen drive.


The Head of School, Mr. Saviour Tabone, also presented the eTwinning NSS with a token of appreciation from the whole school.


eTwinning Birthday Card Competition Results

On the occasion of the 5th anniversary of eTwinning, the Malta National Support Service organized a competition for students to create and send in birthday cards to eTwinning. The best entries will be given a pendrive whilst all participants will be given an eTwinning token.

The best entries are:



Catherine Mifsud (Yr 3) St Ignatius College, Siggiewi Primary



Ruslana Barbara (KG) St Thomas More College, Fgura Primary A



Marija Mrydak (Yr 1) St Clare College, Gzira Primary



Ms. Pace’s class (Yr 1) St Benedict College, Safi Primary



Gordianne Vella (Yr 5) Gozo College, Xewkija Primary




Carla Galea (Form 3 Liedna) Gozo College, Girls’ Secondary, Victoria



Nicole M Grech (Senior 4 one) Convent of the Sacred Heart School Foundation



Mryse Farrugia (Form 3 Liedna) Gozo College, Girls Secondary, Victoria

Well done to all the participants. The presentation of the prizes and tokens will be held in June. All the cards will be exhibited at the eTwinning stand in the Embed: Best Use of ICT event being held at the Grand Hotel Excelsior from the 19th till the 25th May 2010. The exhibition, including various workshops will also be open for the general public on Saturday from 9.30am to 1.30pm and on Sunday from 3pm to 7pm.

eTwinning Birthday Celebrations all over Europe

picture_15_hpAll Europe is celebrating eTwinning’s 5th birthday and sending documentation of their activities in pictures and videos to eTwinning’s Birthday website. You can see what activities other European teachers did at:


If you did an activity and want it to show, all you have to do is to log into your profile, go to the Resources tab and upload your pictures or videos. Tag them as etwinning5 and they will soon be put on eTwinning’s Birthday website.

The growth of eTwinning – UK school


Five Years of eTwinning – long version from BritishCouncil on Vimeo.

More Celebrations from St Thomas More College, M’Skala Primary

Happy Birthday eTwinning from St. Thomas More College Marsaskala Primary

Ms. Janet & Ms. Bondin’s classes sing Happy Birthday and celebrate with balloons.