Junior Infants School Tour

Junior infants had a fantastic time on our school tour. We went to Stoneybrook farm where we held and fed animals. We had a trip on a tractor which was great fun although a little scary going down hill. The farm also had a wonderful playground where we enjoyed playing (some of us left covered […]

NETNS Sports Camp

This year there will be a sports camp taking place in NETNS from Monday 8th July to Friday 12th July for students in NETNS. Forms were given out to all classes this week. If you would like your child to take part please send in the application form with your child addressed to Clara (junior […]

Summer in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we looked at our final season of our junior infant study of the seasons. In Aistear we wrote postcards, sorted pictures to the correct season, played a day at the beach in role play and painted summer pictures. In phonics we have been writing very impressive sentences independently. Our dictation […]

Science Week in JI

For the last fortnight in Aistear junior infants have become scientists. Have a look at some of the pictures of what we were doing as part of science Aistear.  

Junior and Senior Infants Tour Letter

Please find information about the infants tour on 7th June in the link below. Infants-Tours-letter-2019

Under the Sea Continued

This week in junior infants we loved finishing our study of under the sea. In maths we were looking at 3D shapes and in literacy we started our dictation copies. We can’t wait to get to show them to people at home when they are finished. It was super to get such great feedback from […]

Under The Sea

This week in junior infants we are learning all about under the sea. We loved listening to interesting facts about creatures under the sea. We made our own books about sea creatures, Kim and Clara were so impressed with the writing we did independently. It was great fun to read our books to our friends […]

Junior Infants Update

We had a super week in junior infants again this week. As it was seachtain na Gaeilge we had loads of fun Gaelige activities. Third class came to read us Irish stories every day and even set up an Irish obstacle course for us. We loved practicing our Irish dancing again this week.   It was […]

The Farm in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we started learning about the farm and spring time. We had a really busy week! As it was book week we made bookmarks and dressed up. Third class came in to read to us.   We also had a great time playing football today, Moorefield came in to teach us […]

Name Week in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we loved exploring all about our names and ourselves. We think it’s so wonderful that although there are certain things we have in common, we are all so different from each other. Kim’s class had a super time doing Power hour, they loved reading and writing as well as making […]

Dinosaurs Continued in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we continued exploring and investigating as paleontologists. We made clay dinosaurs, paper plate dinosaurs and wrote our own dinosaurs stories (with a beginning, middle and end). We had so much fun and can’t wait to see what we will be learning about after the mid-term break. Kim and Clara can’t […]

Paleontologists in Junior Infants

Have a look at our week exploring dinosaurs and fossils in junior infants. It was so much fun, we made mala dinosaurs, created our own dinosaurs, played as paleontologists in the dig and wrote our own dinosaur books.

Healthy Living Continued in Junior Infants

In junior infants this week we continued learning about keeping our minds and bodies healthy. In Aistear we played in the doctors surgery, we made healthy food in the kitchen, we examined and made xrays. Finally we used our sense of taste to identify different fruit and vegetables while blindfolded. It was great fun. Loads […]

The Senses in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we were learning about the five senses. During role play we played in the doctor’s surgery. We were so excited when someone brought in a real stethoscope for us to look at. One group used their ears to listen to a variety of sounds and draw what they heard. Another […]

Toys From the Past in Junior Infants

What a wonderful week we had in junior infants this week. Clara’s class had our first week of Power hour. We had such a super time. Emily helped us with our tricky words, Brendan was very impressed with our reading (we love reading books) and Clara thought we were fantastic at writing our letters in […]