Writing Targets in Senior Infants

It’s been a short but eventful week in Senior Infants. I am especially proud of the children’s work on their writing this week. Everybody in Senior Infants has their own individual writing target and we are working hard to improve this aspect of our writing. They include using capital letters in the right places, using […]

Project Work

Well done to Leon and Ryan in first class who both completed some project work over the past week and a half. Leon did a fantastic project on the Zoo. He visited London Zoo recently and had such a brilliant time he decided to share his experience with everyone. He got pictures of a lot […]

Óisín agus Niamh i dTír na n-Óg

We are very busy celebrating Seachtain na Gaeilge in NETNS this week. In Junior Infants we worked on Irish Legends in our History lesson. We read the story of “Óisín agus Niamh i dTír na n-Óg”. This is the story: Long ago in Ireland lived a man called Óisín. He was the handsome son of Finn […]

Local Trail Tomorrow!!

Just a reminder that we will be going on our Local Trail to the Curragh tomorrow (Wednesday, 16th March) Please ensure that your child is wearing appropriate warm and waterproof clothing and footwear (old runners/old boots/wellies) Many thanks and fingers crossed that the weather remains kind to us!! Orla

Tráth na gCeist

Chomhghairdeas mhór do na buaiteóirí an Tráth na gCeist a bhí ar siúl Dé hAoine seo caite. 1. Caoire (25 poínte) 2. Jefery (24 poínte) 2. Marió (24 poínte) Tá súil againn gur bhain sibh taitneamh as!!

Lá Glas ar siúl amárach!

Ná déan dearmad ar an Lá Glas. Beidh sé ar siúl amárach!! Caith rud éigin glas, mar shampla geansaí glas, t-léine glas, cóta glas nó stocaí glas!! Beidh an scoil ag breathnú go hálainn amárach leis an dath glas i ngach aon áit chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh!!

Book Week 2011

What an exciting week we had last week here in NETNS celebrating books and reading! A HUGE Thank you to the parents and guardians who visited to read to the classes during the week, to the writers Mary, Debbie and Hazel and to all the children, staff, parents and guardians who took part in and supported Book […]

Damhsa Mor in Junior Infants

In preparation for St. Patrick ’s Day we made some fantastic badges! We coloured in the shamrocks green and then we used crepe paper to design our shamrocks. The end result looked amazing! Well done everyone! As part of Seachtain na Gaeilge we learnt some new dances. Junior Infants have been trying really hard with […]

The sunflowers that some of second class planted have started appearing. On Tuesday the first buds of the plants began to push up from under the soil so there was some great excitement! The jeepers creepers have yet to appear, they are taking a bit longer. The children completed some writing about how to plant […]

What 5th class have been up to…

What 5th class have been up to… We have been very busy here in 5th class lately. We have been doing two songs (“Trasna na dtonnta” and “All star”). We are also doing our very own …….IRISH HAKA!!! We will be doing these songs and dance at our assembly on Wednesday the 16/3/11. We shall […]

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2011

Tá sceitimíní orainn go léir i NETNS mar tá Seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl ó 5ú – 17ú Márta.  Beidh go leor , leor rudaí ar síul againn chun an seachtain speisialta sin a cheiliúradh!  We are very excited in NETNS because Seachtain na Gaeilge is taking place from March 5th – 17th 2011. There will be […]

Fables and Drama

The children of Fourth Class acted out famous Fables in last week’s Drama lesson. As we learned from observing and reading three fables, they all had a hidden message contained within the story. Working in groups, the children chose from one of three featured Fables; The North Wind and the Sun, the Fox and Goat […]

Carpark Safety

Dear Parents/guardians We would like to say well done to everyone for taking such care and consideration in the car park and for ensuring the smooth passage of traffic through the car parking area. At this stage of the year, we feel it would be appropriate to remind everyone of the guidelines for the safe […]

Book Fair Closes at 2.30pm Today 7/3/11

Due to our March Staff meeting taking place after school, the Book Fair will close at 2.30 today. The Book Fair will be open for the final day tomorrow Tuesday 8th March from 8.30 to 2.10 for the children and from 13.10 to 15.10 for parents and guardians. Books that have been ordered will arrive […]

Assembly- Sixth Class

Our Assembly By Beatrice, Kelsey and Bobby Over the past few weeks our class have been working hard preparing our bags for the Spring 2011 fashion show assembly. We talked about designing them, made drafts and brought in various old materials and fabrics. Then finally we gathered up the courage to let our imaginations run […]