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 […]

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 […]

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!  

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!  

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 […]

First Class News

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

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 […]

First Class News

We have had a great week in First Class. The boys and girls have been working really hard. Take a look at some of the creations the children made with their márla in Sacra’s Class. Have a look at everyone working hard in Maths and playing with their friends in David’s Class.

First Class School Tour

On Monday we went on our school tour. We went to The Chocolate Garden of Ireland and we had so much fun! Janet taught us all about chocolate and where it comes from. Then we used moulds to make a chocolate pig or cat that we got to take home with us! Take a look […]

1st Class Swimming

1st class will commence swimming lessons on Monday 21st May.  The children will have 4 x 1 hour lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool on Monday mornings which will cost €28.  This includes transport to and from the pool by a bus fitted with seat belts and instruction from fully qualified instructors. If you have […]

Easter egg hunt!

We had great fun this morning looking for extra special treats in the wooded area! Fiona’s class were searching for chocolate eggs, while Sacra’s class searched for chocolate bunnies! We had lots of fun!!

Puppet Show Fun!

Today we got to watch a puppet show in the Halla! We watched the story “Little Red Riding Hood”. We all really enjoyed it! Take a look at the pictures below!

Art with Oana in First Class!

Last week Oana (Alex’s mum) came in to complete some Art work with the boys and girls in Sacra’s First Class. We made Christmas decorations using lollipop sticks! The decorations looked amazing at the end of the lesson. Thank you so much Oana for coming in to visit us! Take a look at the pictures […]

Santa came to visit!

Last week we had a very special visitor… Santa came to see all the boys and girls in NETNS. First Class were super excited to see him! Take a look at our class photo below.