Paleontologists in Junior Infants

Have a look at our week exploring dinosaurs and fossils in junior infants. It was so much fun, we made mala dinosaurs, created our own dinosaurs, played as paleontologists in the dig and wrote our own dinosaur books.

This week

This week we learned a lot of cool stuff on. On Monday, we learned about money and profit, by using percentages. On Tuesday, we did geography about rivers, On how they form. On Wednesday, we did pe, on dancing It was really fun! On Thursday, we learned about science  and how it affects our society […]

Space in First Class

This week we have been learning all about Space! We have been learning about the Sun, the Moon, Day and Night and we also got the opportunity to make some Space rockets! We have had such a great time!

Project Fashion coming to NETNS

Project Fashion are extending their fun and skill based after school programme to Newbridge Educate Together National School. Start date: Wednesday 6th March Time: 3.30pm-5pm Allow your child to pick up a new skill and unleash their creativity at our Fashion Design After School Workshops. Created and Run by Clothing Designer Paul Alexander & his […]

Free Programme of events for parents in Kildare libraries

Kildare Library&Arts Service is again facilitating a free programme of events for parents in the main libraries in County Kildare throughout 2019. The full programme is available to view online here:  http://www.kildare.ie/Library/media/KCCParentingBrochure2019FINAL.pdf Hard copies of the printed programme will be dropped into you in the next couple of weeks. Newbridge Community Library is hosting many of […]

Coding Classes in Newbridge: 4th to 6th class

The Academy of Code are a group of TechEd specialists, who have a wealth of experience in delivering coding classes throughout Dublin and Kildare. Their tutors are drawn from academia and the tech industry, and in some cases both. Their bespoke curriculum is drawn from their experience in the classroom, tech industry standards and the […]

Niamh’s 4th Class

We have had a busy two weeks in 4th class, some of the students have written articles explaining what we have been learning. Junior Achievement by Samanta We are very lucky to have had Kelly come into our class the last two Tuesdays for the Junior Achievement Programme. The first week we learned about how companies […]

Healthy Living Continued in Junior Infants

In junior infants this week we continued learning about keeping our minds and bodies healthy. In Aistear we played in the doctors surgery, we made healthy food in the kitchen, we examined and made xrays. Finally we used our sense of taste to identify different fruit and vegetables while blindfolded. It was great fun. Loads […]

Healthy Eating Week in Eimear’s 4th

Last week in school we had Healthy Eating Week. We were learning about the different food groups. We learned about the food pyramid and how much of each food group we should be eating. We used this information to design a healthy dinner and shared them with the class. Our weekly “Lunch Lookers” were busy […]

This week in Senior Infants…

We had so much fun in Senior Infants this week learning all about the weather! We learned that people who study and forecast the weather are called Meteorologists! We also did a really fun experiment in Aistear that showed us that rain droplets are heavier than clouds! We had a visitor in Natalie’s class who […]