3rd class song

http://www.songlyrics.com/miley-cyrus/the-climb-lyrics/ Copy and paste this URL to get the music for our new song. You will need to scroll down the page for the orange play button. As always, make sure there is an adult supervising you while you are on the internet. Happy singing!

Stained glass windows

The next time you pass by NETNS, take a look up at the 3rd class window. We used coloured card and crepe paper to create stained glass-effect art pieces to decorate our windows. We think they look fantastic and we hope you do too!

Third class debate housing issues for members of the Travelling community

Our final debate this week saw us tackling the motion “Members of the Travelling Community should have to live in houses”. This was a heated debate with much discussion and intelligent points made by both teams as well as speakers from the floor. The first team argued that living in houses is cleaner and safer […]

Football is just for boys! – more debates in third class!

Third class held two more debates this week. The motion for the first debate was “Football is just for boys!” The team for the motion pointed out that – the sport was invented by males and for males, – it helps boys to release energy and aggression which girls don’t need to do, – females […]

ZOOS SHOULD BE BANNED – 3rd class debate some ethical issues!

3rd class have been busy debating the ethical issues regarding zoos. The motion for debate was “Zoos should be banned”. Caitriona split us into two teams and told us whether we had to argue for the motion or against the motion. It was difficult at first to come up with arguments, especially as we didn’t […]

Fantastic Cross Country Competitors

Congratulations to the children from 3rd-6th Class who took part in the Cumann na mBunscol Cross Country Championship in Celbridge on Thursday last. Each and every one of them did themselves and our school proud. The children that took part on the day were Tim (6th Class), Dan (6th Class),  Dominic (6th Class), David (6th Class), […]

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!!

Visit to Kilkenny Science and Discovery Park

We had a magnificent time on our trip to Kilkenny. We visited the Castlecomer Science and Discovery Park. The highlights of our adventure include searching for Mini-beasts, fun in the playground and observing the deer. Thank you to everyone who helped make this a wonderful experience for us.  Pictures of the day to follow. Junior Infants would like […]

Some history facts from second class!

We have been learning lots of new and interesting things this week in second class. In History we have been learning lots of new things about Helen Keller. She was born in America in 1880. When she was two years old she got very sick and became blind and deaf. When she was seven, a […]

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!

Friendship Day Celebrations – Sixth Class

On Friday the 19th of March, we celebrated Friendship Day in our school. <–Sixth Class with the poster they made. “Friends are most important ingredient in this recipe of life”. <– Sixth Class reading to Senior Infants. <– Sixth Class reading to First Class. Webpage updated by Kamila and Emma.

Senior Infants go Historical

Senior Infants have been working very hard this week on their History project about their old toys. We took in old toys to show everyone what we had when we were babies.  We had great fun. Check out the photos…

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!!

Rang VI – Comórtas Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seo iad na hiarratais ó Rang VI. Chomhghairdeas Rang VI. “Click” ar na pictiúr chun iad a fheiceáil! (Click on the pictures to have a better look!)

Roald Dahl fanatics in 3rd class!

3rd class are huge fans of the fantastic author Roald Dahl. Earlier in the year we read Matilda and watched the film. We also read the gruesome story of The Witches and were on the look-out for some time for women wearing hats and gloves and walking funny! Claire read Fantastic Mr Fox for us. […]