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 […]

An investigation of Autumn!

This week, in addition to some superb work in English, Maths and Irish, we began to look at the topic of Autumn. We went into our woodlands and found all sorts of leaves, twigs, fungi and berries, created some fabulous art and built some great homes for hibernating animals. We looked at hibernation, what it […]

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 […]

Magnets, Electricity and a tiny Tesla!

We’ve had a busy couple of weeks investigating magnetism and electricity. Last week we had great fun discovering what was magnetic, what wasn’t and trying to figure out why that was. This week, we turned our attention to electricity, we talked about the benefits and the dangers of electricity, and investigated how to build circuits […]

Green Schools 2019

We are very excited to have started a new Green School committee and are looking forward to sharing all our news and events over the next few months. There are lots of exciting things happening this month already! Climate action week begins on the 14th of October and the whole school will be holding an […]

Autumn has arrived in Senior Infants!

We have been very busy in Senior Infants over the past few weeks. We were learning all about nocturnal animals and we had lots of fun making paper owls and and badgers setts. This week we started learning all about Autumn in Aistear. We are making our very own hedgehogs and learning why leaves change […]

Tree of Kindness Winners

The children who showed the most kindness this week are:     Clara’s: Seán           Kim: Lea Natalie: Jessica           Eimear: Maja Denis: Zorjana            David: Lillie May Tharren: Indie             Elaine: Molly Rachael = Malachy              […]

Junior Infants Update

We have been very busy in junior infants for the past few weeks. In phonics we can now read five sounds, s, a, t, i and p. We look forward to learning about n next week. With the sounds we have learned we can make words such as sat, tap, pat and pit. 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 […]