5th Class are Full of Heart this week!

  This week we learned all about the heart. We looked at the four chambers of the heart and the circulation of the blood. We were fascinated at all the work the heart has to do in order to move blood around our entire bodies. We drew heart diagrams into our SESE hard backs and […]

5th Class Update

Another week has flown by and 5th class are learning about Operations in Maths. In English, the class are finished their 2nd draft of report writing on the Céide Field’s and in Gaeilge the class are continuing to revise an aimsir chaite and record verbs in their briathra notebook. At the end of the week, […]

Doubles and near doubles

This week in second class, we were learning all about doubles and near doubles in maths. We used doubles to help us to solve addition and subtraction problems. We are looking forward to using these maths facts during the year. Remember there is swimming on Monday, enjoy the weekend everyone! Tharren and Elaine

Houses and Homes in Junior Infants

This week was our first full week in junior infants and we are all exhausted. We are looking forward to getting loads of rest over the weekend so we are ready to go on Monday again. In aistear we continued to learn about houses and homes. In phonics we worked on the sound ‘a’. We […]

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 […]

This week in Ciara’s 6th Class

  We had a great week in sixth class getting to know one another. For Maths we focused on Place Value. The class learned about the importance of learning about Place Value and related it to everyday life: writing cheques, football transfers, ticket sales and crowd control. In Geography we revised the counties and provinces […]

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 […]

First Week in Junior Infants

Well done to all of the children in junior infants who completed their first full week of school in NETNS. We had such a super time and have made loads of new friends. This week in phonics we started learning about the sound ‘s’. We brought in loads of things from home beginning with ‘s’ […]

Fun in 5th!

One full week of school down already. The class are really into the routine in the classroom now. This week we started our Briathra in Gaeilge and recording our verbs in our books. We also played a fun quiz on Friday looking back over phrases and vocabulary covered as Gaeilge during the week. We were […]

Mark Making in Second

This week in second class we were exploring drawing in art by making marks using pastels and colouring pencils, it was really great! Here are some photos of us with our work. We are really looking forward to swimming on Monday morning. Have a great weekend everyone!

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.

My Family

This week in Trish and Natalie’s Senior Infants we are learning all about family through Aistear. We are mixing colours to paint our family tree. We are really enjoying the role play area. We’re making a timeline from being a baby to growing up and we’re using our maths to show who lives in our […]

First week in 5th

  This week, fifth class settled into their new classroom and a big welcome back was had. Everyone was happy to see their friends again and as a class we played drama games, discussed our interests and revised the school rules and expectations. On Friday, the class took a walk through the car park and […]

Car Park Safety SI

Last week in Senior Infants we learned about road safety and how to keep ourselves safe in the school car park. We learned to always use the footpath, only cross at the zebra crossing and never ever cross behind a moving car. We sang the safe cross code song and dance, which you can try […]

Junior Infants Schedule

Junior Infants Schedule 2018   Week Start time Finish time Wednesday 29th – Friday 31st August 9.30am 12pm Monday 3rd  – Friday 7th September 8:30am 12:30pm Monday 10th September onwards 8:30am 1:10pm