All about Newbridge

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Happy Halloween!

It has been a lovely week of quizzes and making! We’ve learned loads about the festival of Halloween and looked at our skills and what our next steps are. I was amazed at the quality and standard of the writing in 1st class. Today was dress up day for Temple Street. There were some fabulous […]

The Trees Around Us

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Investigating Autumn

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An Electric Week!

Its been another super busy and fun week of learning. Go and check the photos at our class blog; https://explorersnetns.weebly.com/

Magnets + Electricity = Exploring!

Its been a super week of work this week in Rang a hAon, see more at our class blog at; https://explorersnetns.weebly.com/blog/september-28th-2018

Explorers Class Website

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The last week of Junior Infants!

We had a fabulous last week in Junior Infants. We talked about and celebrated our learning and the friends that we’d made during our first year of school. It was fabulous to share our song with people from home and also with our friends in school. We had some super fun playing in the forest […]

Junior Infants at Karibu Pet Farm

We had a fabulous time at Karibu Pet farm for our school tour. The weather was super and we had a great time exploring the playground and going for a tractor ride. We got to meet lots of animals and even got to go on some go-karts! The Junior Infants were absolutely brilliant and were […]

Investigating under the sea!

This week in Junior Infants we’ve been investigating the topic of ‘Under the Sea’. We had great fun making our own paper plate crabs, cutting and gluing our underwater pictures, playing in the water in the role play area and making mala sea creatures. We also wrote stories about the adventures of sea creatures and […]

Down on the farm in Junior Infants

This week we continued to look at the farm in Aistear. We had lots of interesting discussions about the job of being a farmer and their role in helping to provide us with food.  We talked about the fact that some farmers grow crops and that others raise animals for food and what we thought […]

Healthy Living in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we have been learning about healthy living and making healthy choices. We have tasted so many fruits and vegetables in class with Food Dudes. During role play we played in the doctors surgery, we exercised with gonoodle, relaxed with mindfulness colouring and choose healthy foods to cut and stick. We […]

Food Dudes and Toys in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we were learning about the sound o in phonics. In Gaeilge we have been looking at caitheamh aimsire (past times) and in maths we are really enjoying adding numbers together. In aistear we continued looking at toys from the past, we made our own version of snakes and ladders, played […]

Discovering toys from the past

It’s been a lovely first week back after the holidays for Junior Infants. Everyone enjoyed seeing their friends and sharing their news. Some of us had been on long journeys to see family or friends and others had wonderful stories of celebrations and presents! In Aistear this week we began to look at ‘Toys from […]

Polar Explorers!

This week in Junior Infants we’ve continued to look at the icy environments of the North and South Poles. We enjoyed watching some videos of polar bears and penguins and talked about the people who live or explore the polar regions. We made clothes for polar explorers and gave them the  equipment we thought they […]