5th class Assembly performance

5th class had a busy week rehearsing and signing aztec masks. Their assembly performance took place on Friday and what a performance it was! The song was a bit hit among the school. Also on Friday, the class listened to Karen from the Greens school talk all about climate change and discussed all the difference […]

Aztecs in 5th

This week 5th class started learning about Mexico and are learning about the Aztecs. The Aztecs were a group of people that lived in Tenotitchlan, but we now know it as Mexico city today. The pupils looked at the importance of God’s to their culture and 5th will look more closely into all these gods […]

This Week in Sinéad’s 5th Class

This week 5th class finished off the topic of lines and angles in Maths and sent their informal letters to the other 5th class. We await a reply from the other class. In Gaeilge, 5th class started a new chapter on “An Seomra Nua” and also wrote descriptions about themselves and other characters. We are […]

Creativity in Sinead’s 5th Class

Another wonderful week in 5th this week with the class starting their piñatas for Halloween. The class were split into groups and they started their first layer of gluing. It will take a few weeks as the class will need at least 4 layers of newspaper on their pinatas before any decoration is done. They […]

A Curragh break from School

Over the past few weeks, 5th class have been learning about place value in maths, informal letters in English and mé féin in Gaeilge. In the first few days of school, 5th class carried out some class games in English and Gaeilge to settle back into school life. This week in 5th, the class started […]

Active Week and Farewell to 5th Class ?

Well, what a year it’s been! Its hard to believe the year is over already and 5th class are now N.E.T.N.S’s new 6th class. They got to celebrate this on Friday but we had a farewell on yard for the 6th class pupils of 2018/2019 and it was emotional for many. We had 2 whole […]

A Sunny Week in 5th

The weather is finally back and 5th took advantage of it this week. The class started revising at the start of the week and when the sun came out, the class had a lovely trip to the Curragh on Tuesday to relax and play before the assessments began. The sun was so warm and the […]

Sports, Art and Games in 5th

What a busy week 5th class had. The week started off with Moorefield Gaelic training in the Cearnóg with two trainers. The class carried out some skill drills and then played a mini match. The sun was out and they enjoyed the break from the classroom. On Tuesday, the whole school set off for sports […]

5th Class at Dunmore East

The week started off with a bang with the 5th class school tour to Dunmore East Activity Centre. The class were counting down the days to jumping into the water and bouncing off the blow ups at the harbour. The class left bright at early and arrived in the beautiful town of Dunmore East around […]

A Splash of Colour in 5th

Last week 5th class started a new art activity involving straws and watered down paint. They class came up with a theme and then using the straws, they blew the paint around their picture. Some pupils did sunsets, others did emojis or animals. Their creative side really came out with the designs they made. This […]

Dancing through the week in 5th

After a lovely 2 weeks off, 5th class got back into the swing of things quite quickly with some new topics. This week in 5th we started creative dance in P.E. In P.E, 5th class had to come up with a dance and use their creative side to putting the dance in sequence and making […]

5th Class and Road Safety

On our final week before the Easter break, 5th class had a really important visit from Declan, a speaker form the RSA (Road Saftey Authority) who spoke to the two 5th classes on road safety and being cautious with paths and cars. The class revisited the 3 steps to crossing the road- STOP, LOOK and […]

After School Sign Up Links!

Sign up links: Tuesday Activities: Sinéad’s Soccer: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094EAFAB2BA0F58-soccer2 Jim Athletics and Circuits: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050C4EA5A92AA2FF2-circuits Rachel and Niamh’s Arts and Crafts: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A054FAEA92FABFD0-arts Tharren’s Lego Club: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d4da4ab2ca7fb6-lego2     Wednesday’s Activities: Sinéad’s Basketball: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094EAFAB2BA0F58-basketball9 Tom and David’s Robotics Club: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0f48a9ae23a0fe3-robotics Tharren’s Yugioh Club: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d4da4ab2ca7fb6-tharrens3 Elaine’s Science Club: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0844AFAD22A7FD0-science2 Eimear’s Chess Club: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090A4FABA928AAF85-chess Ciara’s Mindfulness Group: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0f4baea623a7ff2-mindfulness  

W.W 1 in 5th class

This week 5th class carried out some more fun extended activities on W.W 1. The class finished off their W.W 1 letters on old style paper that the class previously stained with tea bags and Sinéad burned the edges to give a ancient look to the paper. The class linked their learning of informal letters […]

5th Class Trip to Dunbrody and More!

The week started out with an amazing trip to New Ross to the Dunbrody Famine ship. We arrived early and received our tickets for the ship. After a brief introduction, we made our way to the media room to watch some clips of families during the famine. We were eager to get out to the […]