Junior Infants Update

We have been very busy in junior infants for the past few weeks. In phonics we can now read five sounds, s, a, t, i and p. We look forward to learning about n next week. With the sounds we have learned we can make words such as sat, tap, pat and pit. We are […]

A Super Start in Junior Infants

We have been very busy in junior infants. We have now settled into the school routine and have been learning loads of new and exciting things. In Aistear we started learning about houses and homes. We did wonderful activities such as making lego houses, painting pictures of houses, cutting and sticking furniture from the house […]

Junior Infants Update

We had another super week in junior infants. In aistear we continued our study of the season summer. In Gaeilge we have been writing and in maths we were learning about time. In phonics we have been continuing with our reading and writing. We have been practicing for our school assembly next week and we […]

Junior Infants School Tour

Junior infants had a fantastic time on our school tour. We went to Stoneybrook farm where we held and fed animals. We had a trip on a tractor which was great fun although a little scary going down hill. The farm also had a wonderful playground where we enjoyed playing (some of us left covered […]

NETNS Sports Camp

This year there will be a sports camp taking place in NETNS from Monday 8th July to Friday 12th July for students in NETNS. Forms were given out to all classes this week. If you would like your child to take part please send in the application form with your child addressed to Clara (junior […]

Summer in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we looked at our final season of our junior infant study of the seasons. In Aistear we wrote postcards, sorted pictures to the correct season, played a day at the beach in role play and painted summer pictures. In phonics we have been writing very impressive sentences independently. Our dictation […]

Thank You Olympian

Clara’s junior infants felt so lucky on Tuesday morning to be heading off on a trip to Olympian Gymnastics for the day. We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody at Olympian for giving us such a special day (many children even said it was the best day of their lives). When […]

Science Week in JI

For the last fortnight in Aistear junior infants have become scientists. Have a look at some of the pictures of what we were doing as part of science Aistear.  

Under the Sea Continued

This week in junior infants we loved finishing our study of under the sea. In maths we were looking at 3D shapes and in literacy we started our dictation copies. We can’t wait to get to show them to people at home when they are finished. It was super to get such great feedback from […]

Under The Sea

This week in junior infants we are learning all about under the sea. We loved listening to interesting facts about creatures under the sea. We made our own books about sea creatures, Kim and Clara were so impressed with the writing we did independently. It was great fun to read our books to our friends […]

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 […]