Senior Boys into Semi Finals

The senior footballers have made it into the semi finals of the Cumann na mBunscol, and a fixture for same will be known soon. Having taken a scenic route to qualify, the team has grown in confidence and hopefully will display their best again when the need is greatest. Best to luck to all players.

Power hour for literacy and taste experiments in Rang a hAon

We’ve done loads this week in first class! We’ve completed our first week of Power hour for Literacy and it was great fun! There are five stations with a teacher at each and we get to do lots of fun things like reading new books, making new words, writing sentences, revising our familiar reading and […]

And this week in Natalie’s room…………

This week in Natalie’s we have been learning all about an artist called Pablo Picasso. We have been working on a project which we will present to our class next week and we also made fun portraits of each other in the style of Picasso! Some of us have been very hard at work creating […]

Check out what happened in Natalie’s room last week…….

It has been a short week in school this week but we have been very busy in Natalie’s room! We have been presenting our projects to other children focusing on speaking out so that everyone can hear us and also asking our audience some questions! Next week we will be going around to some classes […]

In Natalie’s Room this week……………..

This week in Natalie’s room we have been continuing work on our projects ‘Games we like to play’. We have been playing board games and showing how we can listen and take turns, and we have also been playing playground games outside! We have also been designing obstacle courses and trying them out, we had […]

Natalie’s Room

This week in Natalie’s room we have been working on our projects ‘Games I like to play’. We have had lots of fun playing different playground games, writing instructions for them, and we even taught other children how to play them!

Natalie’s Room

This week in Natalie’s room we have been very busy! Some of us have been designing our dream homes and then writing about them using lots of nice adjectives! We have also been learning all about persuasive writing and writing presentations for our class. We have been very busy revising what we learned last week […]

Natalie’s News!

This week in Natalie’s room we have been learning about Ireland’s marine life. We read a poem called ‘The Ocean I know’ written by a poet named Sylvia Chidi.   We really enjoyed this poem and next week we will be writing our own poems based on Ireland’s marine life! Some of us are also […]

Natalie’s News!

This week in Natalie’s room we have been designing our own ‘mini parachutes’ and testing to see how the amount of surface area affects air resistance! We had lots of fun! Some of us have also been playing ‘barrier games’, the aim is that both people will end up with an identical picture without ever […]

Natalie’s News!!

This week in Natalie’s room we have been very busy indeed! We have been doing lots of science experiments, ranging from making our very own volcano and watching it erupt, to creating a protective cover for an egg and dropping it from a great height (and believe it or not, it survived!) We have also […]

Jack and the Cat

This week in Natalie’s room we have been reading a story called ‘Jack and the Cat’, we really enjoyed this story and we made story boards explaining our favorite part of the story and who our favorite character was! Have a look at our work below! Some of us were also learning about the artist […]

NETNS Book Week 2014: Thank You!

What an exciting week we’ve had here in NETNS celebrating books and reading! A HUGE Thank you to the parents and guardians who visited to read to the classes during the week all of you made it a very special week for us. Thank you to all the staff and children for taking part in the Book Week […]

Book Week Dress-up Day This Friday 28th March

To mark the end of Book Week we are inviting everyone to dress up as a character from a book this Friday 28th  March. It could be anything from Snow White to Denis the Menace from Inky Mouse to Shrek, use your imagination! For some clever dress-up ideas this page has lots of ideas: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/costumes_for_kids.htm Looking forward […]

Grandparent’s Day- Friday 29th November

Following the great success of last year’s Grandparent’s Day, we would like to celebrate the special part Grandparents play in our lives on Friday, 29th November.   We would like to invite all our Grandparents to come along to the Halla Glas where tea, coffee and refreshments will be served from 9 a.m. to 10 […]

Maths Draw!

We had lots of fun throughout our school this week playing Maths games on our computers and interactive whiteboards, taking part in Maths quizzes and playing board games in our classes as part of our Maths Week celebrations.  The lucky winners of the Maths Draw are as follows:   Junior & Senior Infants – winner – Dorothy […]