Thank You Ashleigh

Junior infants would like to say a huge thank you to Ashleigh for teaching us for the past three weeks. We did so many amazing things with Ashleigh such as money and capacity in maths, procedural writing and the ‘ai’ sound in phonics. In aistear we had so much fun learning about Easter and shopping. […]

Forces

We have been learning about energy and forces in Aistear. We were learning about safety around electricity. about how electricity comes to our home and school and from where. We were exploring pushes and pulls and the impact a push or pull has on an object, we made our own  static electricity with balloons and […]

W.W 1 in 5th class

This week 5th class carried out some more fun extended activities on W.W 1. The class finished off their W.W 1 letters on old style paper that the class previously stained with tea bags and Sinéad burned the edges to give a ancient look to the paper. The class linked their learning of informal letters […]

Write-a-Book Competition in 4th Class

Massive congratulations to all the boys and girls in 4th class for creating their very first book. The students drafted, re-wrote, illustrated and bound their books. Well done all and we look forward to getting them back from the school that are reading them at the moment to see if they enjoyed them as much […]

5th Class Trip to Dunbrody and More!

The week started out with an amazing trip to New Ross to the Dunbrody Famine ship. We arrived early and received our tickets for the ship. After a brief introduction, we made our way to the media room to watch some clips of families during the famine. We were eager to get out to the […]

A short Week in 5th

  Following from the long weekend, 5th class had 2 days in school. On Thursday the class finished their Gaeilge posters and they looked at more information on World War 1. They saw some letters written during the war and they also looked at the conditions within the trenches back then. The class are building […]

1st Class and 5th Class working together

Seachtain na Gaeilge a bhí i gceist an seachtain seo caite. Bhí na cailiní agus na buachaillí ó rang a haon agus rang a cúig ag obair le chéile. Féach ar na pictiuirí seo!

Junior Infants Update

We had a super week in junior infants again this week. As it was seachtain na Gaeilge we had loads of fun Gaelige activities. Third class came to read us Irish stories every day and even set up an Irish obstacle course for us. We loved practicing our Irish dancing again this week.   It was […]

Money in Aistear

In Senior Infants we have been learning about money. We are selling toys in our toy shop, buying ingredients for pizza, making shopping lists, playing money games on the whiteboard and making money bags. Have a look at us in our eadaí glas on Friday!

Seactain na Gaeilge i Rang a Cúig

Bhain muid taitneamh as Seachtain na Gaeilge. I rith na seachtaine, bhíomar ag obair go dian ag caint as Gaeilge sa rang and timpeall na scoile. 5th class designed a Gaeilge board game in the previous week and they finally got to use it with 1st class. The boys and girls in 1st class really […]

Dress Up Day

The children had great fun dressing up as their favourite character for World Book Day! Well done everyone!    

Book Week in Sinéad’s 5th

Another busy week was had in 5th class as the class took part in some whole school activities to celebrate Book Week. The class had no homework on Tuesday and encouraged to pick up a book and read that for homework. They also quized their family on their favourite books. In class the pupils took […]

Niamh’s Fourth Class

We have had such a fun two weeks in school, here is just some of the brilliant activities we have been doing. This week was our last week doing Junior Achievement. We have learned so much the last few weeks about business and what is needed to open one and run one. On Tuesday we […]

The Farm in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we started learning about the farm and spring time. We had a really busy week! As it was book week we made bookmarks and dressed up. Third class came in to read to us.   We also had a great time playing football today, Moorefield came in to teach us […]

Denim for Dementia Day

Today was Denim for Dementia Day at School. We invited everyone to wear Denim and to bring in a donation too. We raised a fabulous: 605 Euro We would like to congratulate and thank everybody who wore denim and brought in a donation. All of this money will go to helping and supporting people with […]