First Class News

Take a look at the photos below of the children working at their stations during Numicon!  

Numicon in Sacra’s First Class

This week we have been very lucky to start using our Numicon resources during Maths time. Mary and Dan also join us to help us during our Numicon time each day. We work  at different activities at  stations and we move around the room to complete 5 different activities during the session. We are all […]

Sports Day in First Class

On Wednesday it was our Sports Day! We had a great day! We got to take part in many different activities such as relay races, parachute games, penalty shoot out, water races, three legged race, egg and spoon race and sack races! We also had some time on the bouncy castle slide and we got […]

Book Week in First Class

We had lots of fun in First Class during Book Week. We really enjoyed the different activities that we got to take part in during the week. We made bookmarks and every day we took part in D.E.A.R. time (Drop Everything And Read). The children dressed up as their favourite book characters on Friday. They […]

Odd Shoe Day!

The boys and girls had great fun last week when they got to wear two different shoes to school for the day! Thank you to everyone for all the donations, we raised a total of €764! This will really help Fiona and Sacra on their volunteering trip to South Africa this Summer. Take a look […]

Maths games in First Class!

This week we have been having lots of fun playing Maths games. Take a look at the children playing some games below!

Aoife comes to visit First Class!

Aoife, a dental nurse, came to visit us this week. She reminded us how important it is to take good care of our teeth and gums. Here are some of the tips she shared with us: Everyone should change their toothbrush each season. A pea-sized amount of toothpaste is enough to use on your toothbrush. […]

Fourth Class come to visit First Class!

Michael’s Fourth Class have been coming to visit  us to help us with our reading! First of all we read a story for the boys and girls in 4th Class and then it’s their turn to read a story for us! We really enjoy this activity and can’t wait for their visit each week! Take […]

Sacra’s First Class News!

We have been very busy this week in First Class. During our Art lesson we learned about Michelangelo. He was an Italian artist who is famous for painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. We looked at some of his work and agreed he was very talented. We talked about how he had to lie […]

First Class go to the Panto!

We’ve had a very busy week in First Class! On Tuesday a storyteller, Niall De Burca, came to visit our school and told us some fantastic stories! It was so much fun! On Wednesday Sarah, who works for the Road Safety Authority, came in to speak to us about staying safe on the roads. And […]

Happy Holidays from First Class!

We have been very busy making decorations here in First Class. The children made two decorations each. We used clay and decorated them with colouring markers and paint. The end results look fantastic! Take a look at the pictures below!      

First Class News

We have been very busy in First Class this week. We made wrapping paper during our Art lesson using paint and sponges. We printed designs on to long pieces of paper to make them very bright and beautiful! We worked in pairs to design these pieces and the teamwork that could be seen was fantastic! […]

All about bats!

In First Class we have been learning about bats! We have found out some interesting facts! Did you know….. There are more than 950 different types of bats in the world. Bats hunt at night and they sleep all day. A bats home is called a roost. Bats that live in Ireland eat insects. A […]

Neil Armstrong in First Class!

In First Class we have been learning about Neil Armstrong. We now know that he was an astronaut. He landed on the moon in 1969. The moon was cold and dark. There was no food or drink there. He had to wear a special tank on his back to help him breathe. When he stepped […]

Christopher Columbus in First Class

In our history lessons we have been learning all about Christopher Columbus. He was a sailor. The King and Queen of Spain gave him three ships. The ships were called The Nina, The Pinta and The Santa Maria. He wanted to find a new way to India. He did not sail to India but sailed […]