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 […]

Little frogs in First Class!

This week we made little frogs during our Art lesson. The boys and girls worked really well together and helped each other to finish their frogs. Take a look at the pictures below!

Our first week in First Class!

All of the boys and girls have been working really hard during their first week in First Class. Take a look at the pictures below!  

Sports Day Fun in First Class!

On Wednesday we had our sports day! Everyone had such a great day! Here is a list of the activities we got to take part in: relay races, fun races, dress up relay, obstacle course, water relay, penalty shoot out and parachute games. We also got the opportunity to have some fun on a bouncy […]

First Class School Tour

First Class went on their school tour on Tuesday. Everyone had a fantastic time and really enjoyed the activities! Take a look at the pictures below!  

3D Shapes in First Class

This week in Maths we have been learning all about 3D shapes. We have been focusing on cubes, cuboids, spheres and cylinders. We even made some cubes of our own! Take a look at the pictures below.  

Minibeasts in First Class

This week we have been learning about minibeasts. We went on a walk to the wooded area at the back of our school and we found lots of minibeasts! We found snails, slugs, spiders and worms. We also learnt some interesting facts about them. We now know that worms have no eyes and ears but they […]

Art in First Class!

This week in our Art lesson we used clay to make snakes. We can’t wait until they are dry so we can paint them! Take a look at the pictures below!

Florence Nightingale in First Class

Over the last few weeks we have been learning all about Florence Nightingale and the amazing work that she did.   Take a look at the link below to play a game about Florence and her work: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/famouspeople/florence_nightingale/   Have fun everyone!    

First Class Art

Take a look at the boys and girls working hard during Art time this week! We will be working on this again next week. We can’t wait to see the finished result!  

Siulóid sa Churragh

As part of our Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations we went on a walk on the Curragh. We went to see Fionn MacCumhaill!  Everyone had a great time! Take a look at the pictures below!  

Óró sé do bheatha ‘bhaile in First Class!

We have been learning the song “Óró, sé do bheatha ‘bhaile” in First Class. Here are the words if you would like to sing it at home!   Óró, sé do bheatha ‘bhaile! Óró, sé do bheatha ‘bhaile! Óró, sé do bheatha ‘bhaile! Anois ar theacht an tsamhraidh!   ‘Sé do bheatha a bhean ba […]

Grassy Knolls in 1st Class!

Mick, the cryptozoologist, came in to work with the children this week. Everyone got to make their very own grassy knoll! We will have to water them and take good care of them over the next few weeks. Take a look at the pictures below!  

Maths games in First Class!

The children had great fun this week playing maths games during maths time. Take a look at the pictures below!

RSA visit and Friendship week!

Sarah from The Road Safety Authority came in to visit our class this week. She spoke to the children about how important it is to stay safe. She reminded the children about the 4 important steps to remember when crossing the road. They are: Stop, Wait, Look, Listen.  She also spoke to the children about […]