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 […]

A Busy week in Sinéad’s Senior Infants.

  Now that everyone is back into the swing of things after the break, senior infants were busy this week finishing the theme of ‘The Artic’ in Aistear. The class thoroughly enjoyed this topic as we explored different Artic animals. In Aistear the class designed their very own igloo made out of sugar cubes! Some […]

A visit from Elf tops off a wonderful Maths Week

This week in senior infants we were very busy working on our Gaeilge for Aistear. We enjoyed many games through Irish and the class tried hard to use as much Gaeilge as they could. In roleplay it was the birthday station where senior infants made a cáca milis and had fun at their party. There […]

Houses and Homes in Aistear

  This week in Aistear, senior infants finished off the theme of ‘Houses and Homes’. We really enjoyed this theme as we explored and designed different types of homes and really got to understand the job of an estate agent and what needs customers can have when buying a house. There certainly wasn’t any housing […]

This week in Senior Infants…

  This week in senior infants we started our new topic in Aistear; ‘Houses and Homes’. Earlier in the week we discussed different types of houses and where we might find these types of homes. We see apartments and terraced houses mostly in towns and cities. We discussed our own homes and found out that […]

People in our Community

  This week in Aistear, senior infants were working hard in each of the five stations learning all about people in our community and the work they do within the community. Senior infants shared lots of information on doctors, teachers, dentists, caretakers, vets, the gardaí and many more. We discussed how important their jobs are […]

This week in Sinead’s Senior Infants

    This week in Sinéad’s senior infants class, the boys and girls have started Power Hour. Each day the class do some fun reading and writing activities in stations and then bring home a book to read. We are making huge progress in our reading already. Well done guys! The class have been working […]

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Dress Up in Senior Infants

  Well done to everyone for dressing up today for Temple Street Hospital. Senior infants looked very well in their costumes. We had a fun packed day today where we enjoyed some traditional Halloween games such as; snap apple, pin the spider on the web and flour games. We had so much fun and giggled […]

‘Our School’ in Senior Infants

This week senior infants finished the theme ‘Our School’.  We worked really well at our stations in our groups and in pairs. Take a look at the pictures of us in action!   We also finished our first novel ‘James and the Giant Peach’. We absolutely loved the story and were very eager to see […]

This week in Senior Infants

    This week in senior infants we have started a new Aistear theme ‘Our School’. We started the week off with a tour of the school where we walked through all the school corridors and counted all the classrooms and teachers in the school. At circle time we also discussed all the members of […]

Autumn part 2 in Senior Infants

    This week in senior infants we finished up on the topic of ‘Autumn’. We played some fun games and looked at different types of scarecrows and why scarecrows are important to farmers. We also looked at how scarecrows are made using clothes, straw and held up using a large stick. We then designed […]

‘Autumn’ in Aistear

This week in Aistear, senior infants have been busy learning about  Autumn and all the beautiful things that come with this season. The students went on a nature walk and looked at different trees, leaves and noted many things they saw along their walk. We worked really well with our partners and even collected up […]

Our Family

This week in Aistear we are learning about family. We are each painting a family tree and learning about colour mixing. Red and green make brown for the trunk and yellow and blue make green for the leaves.  We’re also using a colour code to show our families. We’re making a growth time line to […]

Week one complete in Senior Infants!

    Welcome back all Senior Infants to N.E.T.N.S to what is sure to be a great year. This week was a fun packed week for both classes. Both senior infant classes took part in various class games, started learning new rhymes and songs and carried out some fun Maths station games. Aistear will begin […]