What Sinéad’s Senior Infants got up to this week..

This week senior infants are moving closer and closer to the end of ‘The B.F.G”. We await to hear the queens plan on how to stop the giants. We started a new theme in Aistear: Space and Earth. We are learning about the nine planets in space, about the sun and how we get day […]

Sinéad’s Senior Infants News

This week, senior infants continued learning about the weather. We recorded the daily weather each morning and finished off our windsocks. We had really mixed weather this week and we are discussing the weather as Gaeilge! The story of the B.F.G is getting very exciting at the moment. Sophie and the B.F.G are in London […]

Weather in Aistear

  This week senior infants have been learning about the weather. We started off the week discussing what we know already about the weather and then made notes of what we would like to find out more about. Many students wanted to learn more about extreme weather. We discussed our yellow weather warning for wind […]

A Busy week in Sinéad’s Senior Infants.

  Now that everyone is back into the swing of things after the break, senior infants were busy this week finishing the theme of ‘The Artic’ in Aistear. The class thoroughly enjoyed this topic as we explored different Artic animals. In Aistear the class designed their very own igloo made out of sugar cubes! Some […]

A visit from Elf tops off a wonderful Maths Week

This week in senior infants we were very busy working on our Gaeilge for Aistear. We enjoyed many games through Irish and the class tried hard to use as much Gaeilge as they could. In roleplay it was the birthday station where senior infants made a cáca milis and had fun at their party. There […]

Houses and Homes in Aistear

  This week in Aistear, senior infants finished off the theme of ‘Houses and Homes’. We really enjoyed this theme as we explored and designed different types of homes and really got to understand the job of an estate agent and what needs customers can have when buying a house. There certainly wasn’t any housing […]

6th Class Basketball Match Report

  On Tuesday the 29th of November, the 6th class boys and girls traveled to their first away game against Prosperous N.S. The boys and girls were full of excitement on route to Prosperous with plenty of sing songs and car games! The girls game was up first and the nerves were beginning to show […]

This week in Senior Infants…

  This week in senior infants we started our new topic in Aistear; ‘Houses and Homes’. Earlier in the week we discussed different types of houses and where we might find these types of homes. We see apartments and terraced houses mostly in towns and cities. We discussed our own homes and found out that […]

People in our Community

  This week in Aistear, senior infants were working hard in each of the five stations learning all about people in our community and the work they do within the community. Senior infants shared lots of information on doctors, teachers, dentists, caretakers, vets, the gardaí and many more. We discussed how important their jobs are […]

This week in Sinead’s Senior Infants

    This week in Sinéad’s senior infants class, the boys and girls have started Power Hour. Each day the class do some fun reading and writing activities in stations and then bring home a book to read. We are making huge progress in our reading already. Well done guys! The class have been working […]

Dress Up in Senior Infants

  Well done to everyone for dressing up today for Temple Street Hospital. Senior infants looked very well in their costumes. We had a fun packed day today where we enjoyed some traditional Halloween games such as; snap apple, pin the spider on the web and flour games. We had so much fun and giggled […]

‘Our School’ in Senior Infants

This week senior infants finished the theme ‘Our School’.  We worked really well at our stations in our groups and in pairs. Take a look at the pictures of us in action!   We also finished our first novel ‘James and the Giant Peach’. We absolutely loved the story and were very eager to see […]

Basketball News

    This week in afterschool basketball, the boys and girls have been working hard on their dribbling and shooting skills. We also started some small half court games where we all did a great job of passing the ball to everyone on our team. Each team played really well and we all kept moving […]

This week in Senior Infants

    This week in senior infants we have started a new Aistear theme ‘Our School’. We started the week off with a tour of the school where we walked through all the school corridors and counted all the classrooms and teachers in the school. At circle time we also discussed all the members of […]

Nocturnal Animals in Senior Infants

This week in senior infants the class have been learning about nocturnal animals. We looked at bats, badgers, foxes, hedgehogs and owls. We enjoyed learning about the different features of each animal and about their habitats. We watched different videos on each of the animals too! Did you know that bats are the only true […]