People who help us

In my classroom this week we have been learning about ‘People who help us’. All of us have looked and learnt the names for different jobs that people do and talked about the ways people help us. Children from Junior and Senior Infants had super fun trying to work out who was going to help […]

Super Shapes!

We have continued to look at colour and shape this week in my classroom. Junior infants enjoyed playing shape pairs and trying to find the matching shapes. Victoria, Simas and Sara even made their own set of  cards to play with in Sacra’s classroom.  Inez, Michael and Oliwia helped make a set of cards for […]

Colours and Shapes!

We have enjoyed looking at colours and shapes this week. We had great fun finding the shapes that are hidden in objects in my classroom. Maya found that the table was a big circle and Simas found a triangle in my doorstop!  Uljana found two circles in the rugs in the floor. Inez and Oliwia […]

Eircom Junior Spiders

We are all very proud of the fantastic NETNS website and so we have decided to enter it into the Eircom Junior Spiders competition! The Eircom Junior Spider Awards were established in 2009 and celebrate great school websites and blogs. It would be super to see all the hard work of the pupils, teachers and parents who […]

Going to the supermarket!

Junior and Senior infants had a surprise this week when they came to my room to find it had become a supermarket!  Ethan, Iman and Damia had great fun trying to find the things on their shopping list and paying for them at the till! Afraaz and Daniel from Senior Infants did amazingly well and […]

Food Glorious Food!

This week in my classroom we have looked at different foods. Junior and Senior infants loved playing the lunch box game where they had to identify different foods before putting them in the lunch box.   Nojus, Afraaz and Daniel played food bingo and even made up their own bingo song! Asuha and Kousa  ad super […]

Raincoats, Scarves and Hats!

This week in my classroom we have looked at what clothes people wear in different types of weather. Junior and Senior infants dressed Charlie and Lola for cold, rainy and hot weather and also dressed a teddy bear in the clothes he would need in the rain and the snow! Asuha and Kousa have worked fantastically […]

Lola and Charlie have some new clothes!

This week in my classroom  children have been learning about the clothes people wear. We’ve had lots of fun dressing Charlie and Lola paper dolls and playing a game on the computer where we dressed Charlie and Lola in some very funny outfits!  You can play it too by clicking here. Some of the children drew […]

A busy week!

This week the children have done lots of different things in Language Support. Asuha and Kousa have learnt some new words and have had great fun telling me their news. Children from Junior Infants have had a lovely time telling me all about their families.  Alexander told me all about his little brother. From Michael’s […]

Kildare Environmental Photography Competition 2011

Picture of a camera

Kildare County Council have announced the 2011 Environmental Photography competition. This year the  theme of the competition is: “Kildare’s environment- good and bad” All you have to do is take two photographs in Kildare from now until the end of October. One must show Kildare at it’s best and the other at it’s worst. The judges will […]

Brilliant fun on the European Day of Languages

On Monday children enjoyed a fantastic European Day of Languages! The teachers and children would like to say a huge thank you to all of the parents who came in to school to run language sessions. The children enjoyed them immensely. Junior infants loved learning some new words in Thai and Catalan as well as learning about these […]

A super start!

I’ve had lots of children visiting me for the first time over the first few weeks of school.   Well done to everyone for their fantastic efforts! We’ve done a great variety of activities and everyone has enjoyed themselves.  We had great fun introducing ourselves to each other (and Alfie the monkey who lives in my […]