After School Sign Up Term 2

Tuesday Puzzles and Board Games Mary 1st – 3rd   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044ba8ab2aa1ff2-puzzles     Hurling Rob 1st – 3rd   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d44afa923a0fd0-robhurling     Art Attack Sinead 3rd – 6th http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094eafab2ba0f58-basketball4     Athletics Jim 1st – 6th   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0844afad22a7fd0-athletics/34502273     Science Club Elaine 4th -6th   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0844afad22a7fd0-science1/34502273     Wednesday Basketball Sinead 4th – 6th […]

Food Dudes

Food Dudes made a very special delivery to our school this week and Senior Infants have shown they are delighted to taste their fruit and vegetables. We tried mange tout, apples, red and yellow peppers and bananas. Even if some children thought they wouldn’t like something they still tasted it and we were lucky to […]

After School Club Term 2 Timetable

After school January 18 The after school clubs will begin Tuesday 30th and Wednesday 31st January 2018 for 6 weeks. No activities will take place on the 13th/14th February due to midterm break. The Sign Up for the clubs will be available from 10am Saturday 20th January on the school website.

Christmas Fair Crafts

We have been busy getting ready for the Christmas Fair. We have been working hard to make beautiful ‘crann Nollag’. Hope to see you at the fair on Saturday 16th, 1pm – 3pm. The snow helped us get the Christmas feeling!  

People who work in the Community

We have been learning about people who work in our community. We are working as vets in the role play area and making a fabric and fiber picture to show what we want to be when we grow up. We are working as builders to make a local community and build buildings for all the […]

Houses and Homes

We finished making our 3d houses this week. First we printed a pattern that looks like bricks, then we cut out  2d shapes such as squares and rectangles to make windows, doors and chimneys. Finally we drew a pattern to look like slates on a roof.   Have a look at our neighbourhood.  

Houses and Homes

This week in Senior Infants we are learning about houses and homes. We are learning the characteristics of 2d shapes and identifying them in the environment. We are making maps about what we pass on our way to school and An Post is the theme in the role play area where we are sorting the […]

No after school activities next week

No after school activities will take place next week on the 14th and 15th  November as progress meetings for 1st – 6th class will be taking place. There will be two more weeks following the progress meetings with the final after school activities taking place on the 28th and 29th November.    

Dress Up Day in Senior Infants

We had great fun here on our last day before midterm. We dressed up and played games, our faces got covered in flour! We tasted cnónna, úlla, bairín breac and milseáin. We  

Nocturnal Animals

The children had a fantastic time learning about nocturnal animals in Ireland. They enjoyed acting in the role play area as hedgehogs curling up into balls when the owls swooped down and foxes sleeping in a den. They made badger setts for the clans and built tunnels to connect the setts as well as performing […]

Numicon in Senior Infants

We have been learning that the equal sign means ‘the same as’. Using numicon and counters we were making groups of items that were equal to each other. Now we’re using an adding sign to show that when you add two numbers together it is the same as the answer on the other side of […]

Numicon

We have been learning that the equal sign means ‘the same as’. Using numicon and counters we were making groups of items that were equal to each other. Now we’re using an adding sign to show that when you add two numbers together it is the same as the answer on the other said eof […]

All about autumn

We’ve had a great week learning about autumn. We went on a school walkabout and looked at the changing colours of the leaves. In Aistear we’re sorting oak, chestnut, sycamore and beech leaves into their groups. If you find any over the weekend you can bring them in. We’re writing autumn words to match pictures […]

Power Hour Senior Infants

This week in Senior Infants we began Power Hour, a literacy program. The children move from station to station practising a variety of skills in relation to oral language, rhyming, spelling, phonics games, including  iPad activities and reading a new and familiar book everyday. It is such a great opportunity for the class to make […]

After School Activities Update

All after school activities except seasonal art are going ahead from next Tuesday 3rd October 2017. Please find consent form below. After school consent form