Week 3 in Ciara’s 6th Class

This week we have been learning about report writing, sixth class spent a lot of time researching, drafting and finalising their reports. The reports were worth the time and effort and the pupils loved writing about their own interests. We worked as a team this week and took part in pair work during SPHE. In […]

The Red Squirrel

We have been finding out lots of information about the red squirrel in second class. We made pictures of red squirrels and their bushy, red tails. Did you know that they use their tails to balance and they also use them to warn other squirrels of danger? We began researching facts about them and highlighting […]

Autumn in Senior Infants

The children in Trish and Natalies’s Senior infants have had fun learning about what animals do during autumn. We are looking t fallen leaves and identifying what tree they come from. We found out badgers live in setts and are making our own from our designs. We are learning that nocturnal animals such as foxes […]

Report Writing- 4th Class

This week we have been learning all about report writing. We have focused on fact based reports and have been working super hard on our first draft of our animal reports. Some of the animals we’ve been researching are cheetahs, lions, narwahls, elephants ,penguins,lots of different breeds of dogs and many more. We’ve discovered some […]

The Gruffalo in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we loved learning about our new sound ‘t’. We are now blending our sounds together to read the words sat, at and a made up word tas. In maths we have been counting, writing the number zero, playing with numicon and talking about different sizes, big, small and medium. In […]

Thanks 3rd-6th Classes

A big thank you to 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Class for their feedback and suggestions for yard. We were so impressed with the suggestions and constructive feedback from all of the classes. A special thanks to Róisín’s and Sinéad’s classes who made bar charts to show the class opinions on the yard. They tallied the […]

First Class News

We had so much fun sharing our toys during Golden Time this week! Take a look at the pictures below!

Explorers Class Website

For our news this week, please check out our brand new class project page at… https://netnsexplorers.weebly.com/ Have a great weekend everyone!  

5th Class are Full of Heart this week!

  This week we learned all about the heart. We looked at the four chambers of the heart and the circulation of the blood. We were fascinated at all the work the heart has to do in order to move blood around our entire bodies. We drew heart diagrams into our SESE hard backs and […]

5th Class Update

Another week has flown by and 5th class are learning about Operations in Maths. In English, the class are finished their 2nd draft of report writing on the Céide Field’s and in Gaeilge the class are continuing to revise an aimsir chaite and record verbs in their briathra notebook. At the end of the week, […]

Doubles and near doubles

This week in second class, we were learning all about doubles and near doubles in maths. We used doubles to help us to solve addition and subtraction problems. We are looking forward to using these maths facts during the year. Remember there is swimming on Monday, enjoy the weekend everyone! Tharren and Elaine

Houses and Homes in Junior Infants

This week was our first full week in junior infants and we are all exhausted. We are looking forward to getting loads of rest over the weekend so we are ready to go on Monday again. In aistear we continued to learn about houses and homes. In phonics we worked on the sound ‘a’. We […]

Roald Dahl in First Class

We have had a great week learning all about Roald Dahl. We read the story “George’s Marvellous Medicine” and everyone got the opportunity to make their own marvellous medicine! We also designed a shed (just like the one Roald Dahl did his writing in!), we made posters of some of his quotes, we had a […]

This week in Ciara’s 6th Class

  We had a great week in sixth class getting to know one another. For Maths we focused on Place Value. The class learned about the importance of learning about Place Value and related it to everyday life: writing cheques, football transfers, ticket sales and crowd control. In Geography we revised the counties and provinces […]

Fourth Class News!

Welcome back to Fourth Class. It’s been a busy week and we’ve been getting used to new class routines. In Art we had fun making really colourful self-portraits which are now displayed as you enter our classroom. We personalised them by picking our favourite jerseys, clothing, hairstyles etc. Linking up with this we have been […]