Fun and games

In my room this week, I had lots of children visiting me for the first time ever. There was a great variety of activities and everyone enjoyed themselves. Catherine made a lovely Angelina Ballerina jigsaw. Aidan went fishing! James built caves and bridges with blocks. Leon and Raveen made worms and hedgehogs with Play-doh. Ryan, […]

First Class Update

The first three weeks of First Class have been very exciting. We were very excited to see our friends after the summer holidays and we’ve made some new friends too! We moved into a new room downstairs and we are looking forward to decorating it with all our beautiful work. We have already begun working hard […]

Trip to Castlecomer Science Discovery Park – 1st Class

Hi from 1st Class, We had so much fun in Castlecomer with Junior and Senior Infants! Our favourite part of the day was definitely using a pooter to collect insects! Check out our photos!!

JI, SI AND 1st Class get ready for their school tour

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and 1st class are all set for their school tour to Castlecomer Discovery Park on Wednesday 21st of March. Don’t forget your permission slips which are due back on Monday!  Keep an eye on the website for some pics of the day! Make sure and bring warm cloths!

Tráth na gCeist – 12ú Márta 2010

Bhí tráth na gceist againn sa Halla Glas Dé hAoine seo chaite chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh. Fuair na grúpaí seo a leanas 29 poínte agus is iad go léir na buaiteóirí : Caora dubh, Eggs make me fry, Éire II agus Flash. Chomhghairdeas!!! Féach ar na griangrafanna!!

St. Patrick and the Piece of Gold – 1st Class

We have been working on the story of St. Patrick in 1st Class as it is Seachtain na Gaeilge and almost St. Patrick’s Day. We found a very interesting legend about St. Patrick, one we hadn’t heard before! Read on to find out more! St. Patrick was first brought to Ireland by Niall of the Nine […]

Stop eile ar Slí Áitiúil

Páistí ar slí áitiúil

 Bhí na páistí ar slí áitiúil inniú! Shiúil na páistí  as rang Naíonán Shóisearach, Naíonán Sinsearach, Rang a hAon agus Rang a dó go dtí an Churrach. We all enjoyed our walk on the Curragh today!

1st Class Seachtain na Gaeilge Comórtas Entries

Have a look at the 1st Class entries for the Seachtain na Gaeilge. Chomhghairdeas do gach duine!!

World Book Day Costumes in 1st Class

Check out the characters we dressed up as for World Book Day in 1st Class!

Tens and Units and Capacity in 1st Class!!

We have had a very exciting few days working on maths in 1st Class. We have been working on tens and units for the very first time!! We borrowed some cubes and lollipop sticks from Junior and Senior Infants. We then took groups of cubes and lollipop sticks and split them into bundles of ten. The bundles […]

1st Class Library Book Quiz!

On Friday Beatrice and Aran from 5th Class came down to our classroom and carried out a quiz with us!! They designed the quiz based on our library books that we have in our classroom. We had a fantastic time working together in teams to work out the correct answers. We would like to say […]

1st & 2nd Class Author Visit

As you all know, it is Book Week in NETNS and as part of our celebrations, 1st and 2nd Class had a visit from author and poet Suzanne Dowling. Suzanne spoke to the children about the importance of imagination and descriptions in writing. She also spoke to the children about how valuable it is to […]

Incredible Edibles!!

  We have some very exciting news to report in 1st Class!! We have just begun a project which involves us planting some fruit and vegetables. It is called the Incredible Edibles Challenge! On Wednesday as part of our homework we brought in soil from our gardens to plant the vegetable seeds and fruit plants. On […]

Board Games Day in 1st Class

Here are some photos of 1st Class during our recent Board Games Day. We had lots of fun and in the process raised some money for Haiti. Well done to everyone!!