Wellness week in NETNS

This week in NETNS we had fun celebrating wellness week by doing some fun mindfulness activities. Some of the favourites were guided meditation, mindfulness colouring, mindfulness yoga, random acts of kindness, positive emotions bank and writing acrostic poems about mindfulness. After mindfulness week we now know the importance of looking after our mental health and […]

Niamh’s 4th Class

We have had a busy two weeks in 4th class, some of the students have written articles explaining what we have been learning. Junior Achievement by Samanta We are very lucky to have had Kelly come into our class the last two Tuesdays for the Junior Achievement Programme. The first week we learned about how companies […]

Niamh’s 4th Class

We had such a busy week in school last week. We decorated our classroom and had a lot of winter art to make for the fair on Saturday, we made wreaths and star decorations. We were so lucky to have had a special visitor on Tuesday, SANTA came to visit us in his sleigh and […]

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 […]

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!

The Force of Nature- 4th Class

This weeek we have been preparing to enter the “Force of Nature” Credit Union Art competition. First we discussed what “forces of nature” meant. We talked about hurricanes, sunsets, rainbows, tornadoes, earthquakes,tsunamis and the changing seasons. Next we discussed with our partners what our interpretation of the theme was. Then we did drafts on A4 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Book Week in Rang a Sé

We’ve had a great week celebrating Book Week in Marie’s Class. Our favourite activities include making our own book covers, writing our own comic strips, paired reading with Elaine’s second class and getting to meet local author Hazel Gaynor who came to read to us and Eimear’s fourth class today. Hazel reminded us that she […]

Awesome Authors in 4th class

Over the last number of weeks 4th class have been busy writing and illustrating their own books. As part of the “Write a book” programme the children were given the task of coming up with a book of their own design. A huge amount of work and effort went into planning, designing, editing and publishing […]

Senior Infants News

Maths week this week and senior infants looked at shape, data and measure for the three days. We went to the halla on Thursday to work at stations. Michael’s 4th class worked with the boys and girls to teach them about different ways of measuring: liquid, length and weight. We had a lot of fun […]

Reading buddies!

  Michael’s Fourth Class came to visit us this week to help us with our reading. We had a lovely time listening to the older boys and girls reading some stories to us! Take a look at the pictures below!

4th Class News

This week in 4th class we started a new novel. It’s called Little Croker and is written by Joe O’Brien. The story follows a boy called Danny and his football team Littlestown Crokes. We are really enjoying the book so far and have made predictions of what we think will happen in the story. In […]