Summer in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we looked at our final season of our junior infant study of the seasons. In Aistear we wrote postcards, sorted pictures to the correct season, played a day at the beach in role play and painted summer pictures. In phonics we have been writing very impressive sentences independently. Our dictation […]

Triangle Dance and Cup Song in Eimear’s 4th

The children have had a lot of fun perfecting and performing the newest craze; “The Triangle Dance”. It is a lot more difficult than it looks and they had some very clever ways of keeping in time to the beat. They have become very good at performing it. Have a look at them below: The […]

Niamh’s 4th Class

Here is some of the exciting activities 4th class did over the last two weeks. We were so lucky to partake in a drama and dance workshop run by Vicky Barry. All students participated by playing drama games, creating still images in groups and learned a new dance routine to ‘I’m still standing’ by Elton […]

May Assembly

Today we had a whole school assembly. It was a great opportunity to share the fabulous news of the Senior Girls Football Team’s victory and to also celebrate the great work being done in all the classes at NETNS. This month it was turn of 1st, 4th and 5th class to show their learning and to […]

Senior Girls Football Team Make History! Champions!!

  The Senior Girls Football Team have made history with their fantastic win against Robertstwon N.S. in the Cumann na mBunscol Division 4 Final in Moorefield yesterday. It was a fantastic display of football by both teams. The girls were playing into the wind in the first half and despite this, managed to keep the […]

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 […]

The Senior Girls Football Team are in the Final!!!!

Well what can I say about yesterdays game!!! One word – OUTSTANDING! The Senior Girls travelled to Caragh N.S. pitch to take on Scoil Mochua, Celbridge, in the league semi-final yesterday. The first few minutes looked like it was going to be a tight game and all of a sudden the girls put the foot […]

Thank You Olympian

Clara’s junior infants felt so lucky on Tuesday morning to be heading off on a trip to Olympian Gymnastics for the day. We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody at Olympian for giving us such a special day (many children even said it was the best day of their lives). When […]

Tom’s Room

This week 3rd and 4th class have been working hard on their time tables knowledge. We have been practising different times tables and identifying patterns we can find in them. Finally we have been playing different times table games. We have enjoyed playing Kahoot where the children work as part of a team to answer […]

3D Shapes in Eimear’s 4th

The children were exploring 3D shapes in 4th class this week. They had a lot of fun with the various hands-on activities. First, they explored the classroom to find some real-life 3D shapes. They used the wooden blocks and plastic 3D shapes to identify the properties of the different shapes. They used their whiteboards to […]