Thank You Ashleigh

Junior infants would like to say a huge thank you to Ashleigh for teaching us for the past three weeks. We did so many amazing things with Ashleigh such as money and capacity in maths, procedural writing and the ‘ai’ sound in phonics. In aistear we had so much fun learning about Easter and shopping. […]

Junior Infants Update

We had a super week in junior infants again this week. As it was seachtain na Gaeilge we had loads of fun Gaelige activities. Third class came to read us Irish stories every day and even set up an Irish obstacle course for us. We loved practicing our Irish dancing again this week.   It was […]

The Farm in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we started learning about the farm and spring time. We had a really busy week! As it was book week we made bookmarks and dressed up. Third class came in to read to us.   We also had a great time playing football today, Moorefield came in to teach us […]

Green Schools

The Green Schools committee have been very busy over the past few months and the whole school have been working very hard to achieve our third flag which is on the theme of  ‘Water’ and involves learning all about water conservation and water management. We have been performing experiments on the theme of water and even […]

Name Week in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we loved exploring all about our names and ourselves. We think it’s so wonderful that although there are certain things we have in common, we are all so different from each other. Kim’s class had a super time doing Power hour, they loved reading and writing as well as making […]

Dinosaurs Continued in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we continued exploring and investigating as paleontologists. We made clay dinosaurs, paper plate dinosaurs and wrote our own dinosaurs stories (with a beginning, middle and end). We had so much fun and can’t wait to see what we will be learning about after the mid-term break. Kim and Clara can’t […]

Paleontologists in Junior Infants

Have a look at our week exploring dinosaurs and fossils in junior infants. It was so much fun, we made mala dinosaurs, created our own dinosaurs, played as paleontologists in the dig and wrote our own dinosaur books.

Healthy Living Continued in Junior Infants

In junior infants this week we continued learning about keeping our minds and bodies healthy. In Aistear we played in the doctors surgery, we made healthy food in the kitchen, we examined and made xrays. Finally we used our sense of taste to identify different fruit and vegetables while blindfolded. It was great fun. Loads […]

This week in Senior Infants…

We had so much fun in Senior Infants this week learning all about the weather! We learned that people who study and forecast the weather are called Meteorologists! We also did a really fun experiment in Aistear that showed us that rain droplets are heavier than clouds! We had a visitor in Natalie’s class who […]

The Senses in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we were learning about the five senses. During role play we played in the doctor’s surgery. We were so excited when someone brought in a real stethoscope for us to look at. One group used their ears to listen to a variety of sounds and draw what they heard. Another […]

Toys From the Past in Junior Infants

What a wonderful week we had in junior infants this week. Clara’s class had our first week of Power hour. We had such a super time. Emily helped us with our tricky words, Brendan was very impressed with our reading (we love reading books) and Clara thought we were fantastic at writing our letters in […]

Toys from the past

We’ve  had a great first week back after the holidays in Junior infants. Everyone enjoyed seeing their friends and sharing their news. In Aistear we were learning all about ‘Toys from the past’. We compared old toys and modern toys, some of the toys we looked at we had never seen before!! In phonics we […]

Winter in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we loved learning about winter in aistear. In phonics we looked at the sounds f and b. We can now read words like bus, bun, fun and many more.

Fun in Junior Infants

We have been having a super time in junior infants this week. In Aistear we played as Inuits in an igloo and explore the North Pole. We made winter wreaths, dressed ourselves up nice and warm for the cold months ahead using fabric and fibre. We also made animals from the North Pole with mala […]

Transport In Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we were learning about different types of transport. We had so much fun checking in our luggage and showing our passports and boarding passes before flying to Disneyland, Spain and loads of others places. We are so good at our sounds now that Clara and Kim gave us some new […]