A Visit from the Champions Cup!

Wow, what an exciting start to a dull and rainy Thursday! Neil from Leinster Rugby brought the Pro 14 and Champions cup trophies that the Leinster Rugby team won in 2018 to share with the school! It was fabulous to see the trophies and to hear Neil talk about the skills that the Leinster team had […]

S.T.E.M Assembly Fun!

On Thursday we celebrated all of the hard work the children had done during our S.T.E.M (Science, technology, engineering and maths) challenge week. Each class had been set a challenge, be it making paper aeroplanes, the strongest column, lollipop stick bridges or helicopters. It was fabulous to see all of the hard work and creativity […]

Bridge Building and Fionn and the Dragon!

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Fionn and the Dragon

We had great fun this week in First Class. During Aistear time we read a story called Fionn Mac Cumhaill and the Dragon. Fionn went to a feast at The Hill of Tara and told the king that he would save the people from the dragon. He was given a magic spear to help him […]

All about Newbridge

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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 […]

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!

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!  

The Trees Around Us

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Autumn in First Class

We have been learning all about Autumn in First Class. The children have been working really hard during our activities. We created hibernating animals books, leaf identification guides, homes for hibernating animals, leaf prints and we found out why leaves change colour in Autumn! Take a look at the pictures below!  

Investigating Autumn

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An Electric Week!

Its been another super busy and fun week of learning. Go and check the photos at our class blog; https://explorersnetns.weebly.com/

Staying Safe with Electricity

This week we have been learning all about electricity. We looked at ways we could stay safe. Here are some ideas that we came up with: Don’t pull electrical wires. Don’t put your fingers in sockets. Fly kites away from power lines. Keep electrical items like radios and hair dryers away from water. Have a […]

Magnets + Electricity = Exploring!

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First Class News

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