Space Continued in Junior Infants

We had a great time in junior infants learning about space this week. We loved writing our own space stories and we hope they were enjoyed by people at home. We made sure to think about the characters and setting when writing our stories. Before we started writing we discussed the beginning, middle and end […]

Tom’s Room

This week we have been looking at division and division word problems in 6th Class. The children worked well together to solve different problems and share ideas. We used our knowledge of times tables to help us work out our division facts. We were able to share our answers with the rest of the group […]

Tag Rugby in 5th

This week, 5th class started Tag Rugby with Neil Taylor and the class were super excited to get stuck in. Neil started the session with questions to check the classes knowledge of the game of tag- non- contact sport, game of speed etc. Neil brought them through some skills in groups along with some fun […]

Senior Basketball Team- Game 1

Cuman na mBunscol- NETNS Senior Basketball   On Friday, the senior basketball teams had their very first Cuman na mBunscol games in Scoil Bhríde, Athgarvan. The boys were up first at 11am as they took on a very strong side. I the first half, the boys were adjusting to the tempo of the game. The […]

Picasso clowns and 2D shapes

This week in second class we made collages based on a Picasso painting called ‘Punchinello with Guitar’1920. We painted the stripes of the circus tent first. Then we cut up 2d shapes to make the clown and added them to the picture. Here are some examples of our work! <img

Space Time in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we are learning about space. We have been talking a lot about the different planets and travelling through outer space. We have a lot of super astronauts in our classes who loved playing outer space during role play this week. We made pictures to show the planets which are close […]

All about Newbridge

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Tom’s Room

This week we have been working hard on practising our times tables. Third, fourth and sixth class have been exploring their tables and looking for patterns. Working as a group we have been able to find different patterns and use this information to help us answer times table questions! Finally we played a times table […]

Projects and Halloween Fun in 5th

What a week in 5th! The boys and girls finished off projects during the week and presented them on Friday to the class. The projects were on places in Ireland and promoting the area based on activities, history and the natural landscape. Some topics presented included; Loftus Hall, Glendalough, The Curragh and Kerry. 5th started […]

Haunted Houses and Halloween Crafts

Happy Halloween!

It has been a lovely week of quizzes and making! We’ve learned loads about the festival of Halloween and looked at our skills and what our next steps are. I was amazed at the quality and standard of the writing in 1st class. Today was dress up day for Temple Street. There were some fabulous […]

Halloween

Some very scary pupils in Senior Infants today, bursting with excitement! We had fun eating bairín breac,milseáin, úll, agus cnónna this week. We enjoyed a halloween party with games such as musical statues and ‘secret signals’. After all their hard work Senior Infants deserve a good rest and I look forward to seeing you all […]

Trick or Treat for Temple Street Dress Up Day!

Everyone looked fantastic in their costumes today! We managed to raise €510 for Temple Street Children’s Hospital! A big thank you to everyone who contributed towards our dress up day!

Dress Up in Junior Infants

Have a look at the wonderful pictures of junior infants dressed up today, they all looked super. We loved talking about our costumes, we couldn’t believe when we were calling the rolla and we heard ‘Is mise Batman’ ‘Is mise Vampirella’ and much more. Enjoy the mid-term break everyone, Kim and Clara

First Class Construction Time!

The children had great fun during construction time this week. Take a look at the pictures below! Have a great midterm break everyone!