Fashion Camp this Easter

Please find below details about an Fashion Camp that is being held this Easter in Kildare Town. The camp is being run by Liadain and Marta who are two parents from KTETNS.  Liadain is a successful award winning Kildare based knitwear designer/craftsperson, www.knitwear.ie. Her work includes working with Adult Community Art groups, 1916 Art project & various […]

Soccer team advance

Last Wednesday in Kilcullen, the school soccer team had a fantastic win in the FAI Soccer Schools competition, which involves regional blitzes before teams advance to the grand final in the Aviva Stadium. The panel consisted of eight players, and the team had to top their group of four teams in order to progress. The […]

Sun, Moon and Stars

This week in senior infants we have been very busy with many activities. On Monday, Moorefield GAA club came to teach us about Gaelic football by doing some fun drills and  games with us. We really enjoyed being active and playing in teams. We also looked at how the earth spins to create day and […]

Junior Infants deliver their Proclamations!

Its been a very busy week this week in Junior Infants! As well as learning all about the ‘b’ sound in phonics, we looked at ‘Dathanna’ in Irish and patterns an shapes in Maths. On Monday we had a visit from Moorefield GAA club who took us for a great skills session in the Hala, […]

What’s Up Cube? Nobody knows!

This week in fifth class we started making our ‘What’s Up Cubes?’ for our Junior Entrepreneur project.  It is a get fit cube that will help you stay fit. We are selling them in the Halla Glás for €2.00 on Thursday the 3 of March at 11:00 am -11:45 am. We  would be delighted if you could  come 🙂 . We […]

Readathon prizes in 2nd class!

There was great excitement in 2nd class today with the arrival of our Readathon prizes. Many boys and girls took part in the Readathon back in November and together raised over €800! Today, all their hard work and avid reading was rewarded with the presentation of their awards. Everybody received a certificate and a selection […]

Frogs and Grassy knolls in Rang a hAon

After learning about the frog lifecycle last week, we decided to really focus on the body of frogs this week. We spent a long time looking at how their legs move and how they bend them when they are sitting and we also noticed that they’re not really green, but more a mixture of lots […]

Day and Night

We have been learning about day and night. We have learned that earth is made of rock and water and has air. The water and air mean people, animals and plants can live on earth. We learned that the sun is a very big star that sends light and heat to Earth. Did you know […]

Thomas MacDonagh and Weighing Scales

This is week we have been learning a lot about Thomas MacDonagh. He was one of the signatories of the proclamation during the 1916 Rising. We will work together next week to create a class project all about MacDonagh. Also next week we will be learning all about weight and we will be weighing different […]

Grassy Knolls in 1st Class!

Mick, the cryptozoologist, came in to work with the children this week. Everyone got to make their very own grassy knoll! We will have to water them and take good care of them over the next few weeks. Take a look at the pictures below!  

Letters home this week 22/2/16 – 26/2/16

The following letters were sent home this week: All classes: 1916 Museum letter 23-02-16 6th class: bake sale – 6th 5th class: JEP investment 2016 3rd class: Power Hour Letter 3rd Class Feb 2016 Senior infants: Power Hour Letter Senior Infants Feb 2016

Spanish Lessons for all

Please find below details about Spanish lessons and Summer Camp for teens that are available in the area with Rosa.  

DIT Junior Conservatory Open Day

Open Day – DIT Junior Conservatory Saturday 27 February, 11.00am-3.00pm DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2 All Welcome  

Mini Muckers coming to Punchestown

Please find below details about Mini Muckers, an exciting new obstacle mud run for kids that is coming up on the 7th of May in Punchestown Racecourse. The aim is to get kids active, get them outdoors while having fantastic fun with their peers. Below is their flyer and link to their Facebook page and […]

GAA Skills Challenge – Thank you Moorefield GAA!

This week the infant classes participated in a Fun GAA Skills Challenge which was organised and run by Moorefield GAA Club.  Tw was aimed at introducing children in all Junior and Senior Infants classes in Newbrdige to GAA skills in a fun environment. Moorefield GAA would like to invite the children who participated to a […]