Gaeilgeoirí in Senior Infants

What a busy week we have had!  In Gaeilge this week we have been learning about different parts of the body and we have been singing the song ”lámh, lámh eile a haon a dó..”  We played Deir O’Grádaigh and we were asking each other to point to different parts of the body.  Do you […]

Junior Infants!

Wow! We can’t believe it’s the end of September already! We’ve been having so much fun in  Junior Infants playing with new friends and learning lots too. This week we revised the following sounds from the Jolly Phonics programme: s, a, t, i, p and n. We played ‘I spy’ and found lots of items that […]

This week….

We did lots of cool art on Thursday it was fun and we did pictures of monsters. We learned   about    counties in    Ireland. We did lots of sports like football and swimming it was really fun. On rainy days we stay inside and watched cartoons and sometimes movies. On Fridays we all get to bring […]

This book is just right!

This week in 4th class we made bookmarks that had handy hints on remembering how to pick a book that is just right for you! There are so many different books and sometimes it’s hard time to choose a book that is perfect for to read independently. Make sure you look at the title and […]

2nd Class News by Mia, Lily and Dean

This week in 2nd Class we did extra PE with Jack and Jim, we had lots of fun. In drama we acted out the story about a boy walking home through the forest and he met three giants. By Dean   In art this week we did scribble drawings – we were very good at […]

Letters home this week 24/9/12 – 28/9/12

 The following letter was sent home this week: 5th and 6th class – letter re trip to library on Tuesday 2nd October 5th and 6th class library trip Sept 2012

Lions Club Sponsored Walk

Sponsorship cards have been sent home to all families – if you have not yet received one and wish to partake, please contact the school office for one.  If you have received a card which you do not wish to avail of, can you please return it to your child’s teacher for recirculation. This year’s […]

Table Quiz

 NETNS PA will be hosting a table quiz in Lumville House on Friday October 19th at 8.30pm and would like to invite as many parents, guardians and friends of NETNS to come along and have some fun!! This is a great social event and an opportunity to raise some much needed funds for our school. […]

Kettlebells Fitness Class

KETTLEBELLS – New course starting Monday 8th October Benefits of kettlebells: • Decreases body fat • Strengthens the core • Increased muscle tone • Increased mobility • Increased strength and endurance • Increases cardio respiratory fitness • Improved body composition • Improved sports performance • Whole body functional training • Better quality of life • […]

First Class Project

This week in our class we read some facts about frogs. We enjoyed learning about frogs so much we decided to do our own project about camels. We were interested in the camel with two humps so we did our project on the Bactrian Camel. We read about the camel in a book from our […]

Shared Reading in 5th Class

Here are some pictures of our shared reading session this Thursday morning.   Parents/ Guardians came in to read stories to different groups of children in the class, other children chose to read their own books. It was a very enjoyable experience for all involved. If your free next Thursday morning from 8:30am- 8:50am please pop in […]

The Great Debaters

Here are some pictures of the children in 5th class taking part in debates. The statements we debated were 1. All schools should have uniforms 2. Peer pressure is more beneficial than harmful 3. Television is a bad influence

Newbridge Library – Mid Term Events

The following events will be taking place over the mid term break in Newbridge Library. Further details below and booking through Newbridge Library- 045 448353 Sharon Dunne: Art Workshop Tuesday 30th October: 10.30am – 12.00pm Classes are for 14 max per group. Ages 8 – 12 years Booking essential. Gymboree: Toddler Event Wednesday 31st October: […]

Introduction to Reiki treatment for children

Susanne Mauritz, a parent at NETNS is a massage therapist and Reiki master / teacher. She would like to introduce you to Reiki. Below is some further information about Reiki for children which Susanne would like to share NETNS Reiki introduction Susanne may also be contacted at 086-1965732.

Cross and Passion College Open Evening

Parents, guardians and children of 5th and 6th class are invited to an Open Evening in Cross and Passion College this Thursday 27th September from 6.30pm.