Fourth Class 1916 Celebrations

This week in fourth class we finished our studies of the 1916 rising. We worked in groups to create dramas, which we performed in front of the class. We really enjoyed the 1916 dress up day on Monday. We received loads of reward cards for using great Irish during yard time and used these cards […]

1916 and Seachtain na Gaeilge

We have been doing lots of lovely activities over the past fortnight to celebrate the 1916 Rising Centenary and Seachtain na Gaeilge. We took part in a ceilí  in  Gaelscoil Cill Dara. We went on a walk in the Curragh to see Fionn Mac Cumhaill the great Fianna warrior and his two dogs Bran and […]

NETNS Mini Muckers

A team has been set up from NETNS to take part in Mini Muckers on May 7th in Punchestown. They are The Rockets and all children age 7-15 years are welcome to join. Mini Muckers’ aim is to get kids active, get them outdoors while having fantastic fun with their peers.   This event will […]

1916 dress up in Rang a hAon

We had great fun dressing up and remembering the Easter Rising of 1916. We even had Patrick Pearse with us to read the proclamation, see if you can spot him in our photos! We thought that the photo needed some Irish flags, so we made our own. Hope you all have a great Easter break […]

Buaiteoirí Tráth na gCéist 2016!

Ba mhaith linn comhgairdeas a ghabháil chuig na buaiteoirí Tráth na gCéist 2016 a bhí ar súil le haghaidh Seachtain na Gaeilge! Buaiteoirí Sóisearach: Nadia (J.I), Cian (J.I), Vincent (S.I), Zephyr (S.I), Reubens (S.I), Connor (Rang a hAon), Conor (Rang a hAon), Isabelle (Rang a Dó), Lucia (Rang a Dó) Buaiteoirí Sinsearach: Bhi dhá buaiteoirí […]

All green for 1916!

This week was a busy one for all in NETNS! In senior Infants we continued learning about the 1916 Rising. This week the class went on a lovely walk to the Curragh. We kept an eye out for grassy knolls and looked around for many items for our checklist. We discussed the safe cross code […]

What a week in rang a hAon!

We did so much this week! We got to go on the siúlóid sa churrach where we saw loads of interesting things including the Fionn McCumhaill statue which finished off our week learning about him and his adventures very nicely! We learned Irish dances like Ballaí na luimnigh agus Bróg ar an tAsal agus an […]

Siuloid Sa Churragh- Rang 3 agus Rang 4


SnaG and 1916 in Rang 4

We have been having so much fun this week, learning about 1916 and enjoying the seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations. We went to see a fantastic show about the rising on Wednesday and had a man named Danny, come in to talk to us today about his father who was involved in the 1916 rising. We […]

Mini 7’s Football

Well done to the mini 7’s girls football team who took part in a blitz in Scoil Mhuire last Monday. It was our first competition as a team and everyone really enjoyed themselves.

A visitor comes to Junior Infants with tales of 1916!

What a busy week! Not only did we have our Curragh walk and an Céilí le Gaelscoil Cill Dara, but we also visited the school’s 1916 museum and took part in the Tráth na gCeist in the Halla for Seachtain na Gaeilge! We continued to learn all about 1916 and Ireland in Aistear and took part in loads of […]

Week of the Rising

On Monday we had a trath na gceist in the halla glás.  Siofra, Alex and Elliott were on the winning teams.On Tuesday we walked to the the military museum in the Curragh. On Wednesday the Newbridge Stage academy came and performed a play on the 1916 rising. The class thought it was a wonderful piece. […]

What a week! Seachtain iontach.

This week we took part in so many great activities. We went to the Tráth na gceist sa halla, siúlóid to the Curragh. We also watched the 1916 drama in the Halla and today we took part in the Céilí Mór with the Gael scoil. We really loved all the seachtain na gaeilge and 1916 […]

Céilí sa Scioból

Bhí seachtain gnóthach againn le Seachtain na Gaeilge an tseachtain seo i rang a dó. Bhí tráth na gcéist againn Dé Luain. Dé  Mháirt  bhí súilóid againn sa Churach agus inniu bhí ceilí againn leis an Gaelscoil! Bhain gach duine taitneamh as an seachtain agus rinne na daltaí iarracht an-mhaith a bheith ag caint as Gaeilge! Maith sibh go léir! […]

Siulóid sa Churragh

As part of our Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations we went on a walk on the Curragh. We went to see Fionn MacCumhaill!  Everyone had a great time! Take a look at the pictures below!