Senior Infants in Space

Senior infants finished off the topic of Space. Aistear was full of hands on activities with shadow experiments, solar system artwork, playdoh work, making straw rockets and categorising day and night activities in their groups. Senior infants tested their straw rockets out around the classroom and had lots of fun! They also created some amazing […]

Magnetism in Fiona’s 1st Class

Last week we had lots of fun learning about magnetism. We guessed if different materials from our classroom would be attracted to magnets. Then we used magnets to investigate if we were correct. In groups we built pathways using our pencils and twistables. We put magnets underneath the tables and brought paperclips for a walk […]

Project Fashion Easter Camp at NETNS

Please find below flyer and information about an exciting Easter Camp taking place in NETNS over the Easter Holidays. For further details please contact: 087 7470643 or email: Project Fashion Flyer  

Hearts and smiles from Rang a Sé

As a follow up to last week’s post on clay hearts, here are the finished products. There were unfortunately,  some casualties on the way leading to some “broken hearts” but everyone still has a smile and want to wish you all a Happy St Valentine’s and a happy midterm. More from Marie’s class next week

Short Week in Junior Infants

This week we had a short and sweet week in junior infants. We practiced our writing in phonics and adding in maths. In Aistear we made imaginative pictures of ourselves as paleontologists, princess’, pokemon and much more. Enjoy the mid-term junior infants.

Rang a Sé exploring hearts in clay

This week in Marie’s class we developed some techniques when working with clay to join different pieces together. It took a lot of work but it was a very enjoyable art lesson. Have a look at us preparing our pieces to join together for our clay hearts. More next week when we can show you […]

Early Closures in February

Schools must engage in two half day closures for Child Protection Training. The two half days allow schools to engage in the E-learning programmes for Child Protection created by Tusla and the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST). On day one schools engage with the E-learning programme developed by Tusla. This programme was written to […]

Put Your Best Foot Forward – NETNS 5K FUN RUN! 

Some of the children of Newbridge Educate Together National School were pictured at the official launch of the NETNS 5K FUN RUN! They were joined by two of the event organisers, Dave Keenan and RTE 2FM Breakfast Republic host, Keith Walsh. Registration is now open for the event which will take place on the Curragh on Sunday, 4th March at […]

Letters home this week 5/2/18 – 9/2/18

The following letter was sent home this week: 5th class: Scarlet Fever letter Feb 18 All classes: Sponsorship cards for NETNS Fun Run – still available from office if you did not receive one.

Temperature and Weather

We have been using a thermometer to record the temperature each day. We noticed it has dropped from 8’C last week to 1’C this week. We’ve been watching the weather forecast and recording our own weather record each day. We’ve even been acting out presenting the weather forecast during Aistear. We’re hoping the temperature goes […]