Spraoí agus Spórt in Senior Infants

Another busy week for senior infants which included a fantastic sports day on Wednesday. We were so lucky with the weather and all the boys and girls truly enjoyed the day from competing in relays, bean bag throwing, bouncy castle fun and of course, the ice cream!!! A huge thank you to all the parents, […]

Senior Infants Assembly

Well done to the two Senior Infant classes who took part in a great assembly. We shared what we have been learning about food groups, healthy eating and exercise. The two classes performed a song with actions called ‘Food Groups are Rockin’ Tonight and then got the audience up exercising by playing Simon Says. Have […]

Our Health is Our Wealth!

This week in senior infants we learned all about healthy eating. It was also ‘Well-being Week’ in school so it fit in perfect for us to talk about looking after ourselves both physically and mentally. We discussed the importance of looking after our bodies by eating well and exercising. We looked at the food pyramid […]

Book Week in Senior Infants

    Hi everyone! Book week was a great success and senior infants made a great effort to work on their reading in class. We read different stories on the interactive whiteboard, listened to stories online and also had story time with three parents who kindly offered their time to come and read to the […]

Bright Sparks in Senior Infants

Welcome back everyone after the Spring break. I hope everyone had a lovely break. In senior infants this week we started a new topic in Aistear: “Electricity”. We discussed the different types of energy; movement energy, light energy, heat energy and solar energy. We discussed what electricity is and what items in the home and […]

Busy Week for Senior Infants

What a week it has been in senior infants! The class were busy getting ready for the ‘Open Night’ and finishing up on the topic of money with some fun shopping games. We painted our cupcakes with beautiful colours in time for the Open Night for our class bakery. On Thursday we were invited to […]

Money, Money, Money in Senior Infants

In Aistear, senior infants have been working with money. The class have been learning the value of each coin, finding differences and making comparisons between each coin. Each copper coin has the same picture, but a different numbers on them and are different sizes too. The gold coin share the same picture also of Europe […]

Growing with Gaeilge

  This week Sinéad’s senior infants class have been working really hard on their Gaeilge. Each day this week we focused on certain frasaí as Gaeilge. After yard time the school carried out ‘Am Comhrá’. Senior infants walked around the room while music played over the intercom and once it stopped they had to turn […]

Senior Infants ‘Spring’ into Seachtain na Gaeilge!

  This week in senior infants the boys and girls are learning all about Spring. All around us there is a lot of growth; trees, plants and newborn animals. In our Aistear stations, senior infants are learning all about the life cycle of a frog. They are also learning about how plants grow and what […]

This week in Sinéad’s Senior Infants

  This week in senior infants the class made some Valentines decorations. We used crepe paper, cut out heart shapes on card and added a little Valentine note. We also got a little love heart treat from Sinéad that day which was a nice surprise. We also dressed up for charity on Thursday to raise […]

Kissing Goodbye to MS

The Student council would like to say a huge thank you to the whole NETNS community for the huge support for our MS fundraiser and awareness day. We raised over seven hundred euro for MS Ireland!! The children made such a huge effort dressing up, making banners and learning about MS. It has been incredible […]

What Sinéad’s Senior Infants got up to this week..

This week senior infants are moving closer and closer to the end of ‘The B.F.G”. We await to hear the queens plan on how to stop the giants. We started a new theme in Aistear: Space and Earth. We are learning about the nine planets in space, about the sun and how we get day […]

Kissing Goodbye to MS

The student council are delighted to announce that this year NETNS will be hosting our first ever MS fundraiser and awareness day, we are doing our part to kiss goodbye to MS. On Thursday (16th Feb) the student council are asking all members of the school community to wear something red (you can be as […]

Sinéad’s Senior Infants News

This week, senior infants continued learning about the weather. We recorded the daily weather each morning and finished off our windsocks. We had really mixed weather this week and we are discussing the weather as Gaeilge! The story of the B.F.G is getting very exciting at the moment. Sophie and the B.F.G are in London […]

Weather in Aistear

  This week senior infants have been learning about the weather. We started off the week discussing what we know already about the weather and then made notes of what we would like to find out more about. Many students wanted to learn more about extreme weather. We discussed our yellow weather warning for wind […]