Fiona’s 1st Class

We celebrated Grandparent’s Day on Wednesday! We performed a song for them using our shakers. In History we were learning about games and fun in the past so we had lots of questions for them! They told us about play handball, hopscotch and skipping. We drew pictures of these and some made models from playdough. […]

Ancient Rome investigated by Rang a Sé

We worked very hard on our projects on Ancient Rome, looking at very specific parts of life back in that time. Some of us studied food, others examined the rights of citizens, the colesseum, trevi fountain, the Roman senate and Roman gods as well as several other interesting factors of Ancient Rome life. We’re presenting […]

Musical Instruments in First Class

This week we made our very own musical instruments! We made shakers, using paper cups, rice and sticky tape to make them. We had so much fun designing them! We really enjoyed using them to keep to the beat of the music while singing and dancing along to some of our favourite songs. Take a […]

Science in Emma’s 3rd Class

This week we did science with Kathy, Gracie’s mum. We are very grateful that Kathy came in to share her expertise, parents are always welcome in our class. Before we started our experiment, we put on our safety glasses and gloves which Kathy brought in for us. She kindly let us keep them. We dipped […]

Ceoltóirí i Rang a Sé

We’ve been working really hard to learn how to read music and play the Tin whistle. It’s a lot easier than we thought it would be. It’s just a matter of finding the first note on the stave and then working out what the other notes are. We’re now able to read and play at […]

Fiona’s First Class

This week we used musical instruments to explore dynamics- louds and softs. We played tambourines, xylophones, castanets and many more! Then we made our own shakers using paper cups (which we decorated), rice and sellotape. We practiced keeping the beat to one of our favourite songs at the moment “Can’t Stop the Feeling” from the […]

“Wonderful!”

This week we worked really hard with all our classmates to come up with as many words as we could from the word “wonderful”. Guess how many we made? We used verbs, proper nouns and common nouns and found over 100 words!!!!!! We tried really hard not to use the same words twice so let […]

Oíche Shamna i Rang a Trí

Happy Hallowe’en from everyone in Rang a Trí! We had a fun day making chocolate apples and recreating Edvard Munch’s The Scream. We hope you all have a lovely break!

Fiona’s First Class

Look at all the fantastic costumes in Fiona’s First Class today! We had a lots of fun playing ‘guess the ghost’ and enjoying our well deserved Golden Time! Then we watched a short film based on the book “Room on the Broom” by Julia Donaldson. We had a few spooky treats to eat during it! […]

Staff Dress Up Fun!

Can you guess what we are?

Dress up Fun in Rang a Sé

We want to wish everyone a fantastic midterm break, we loved dressing up today! Have a look! From everyone in Marie’s Class

Spooky tree pastel art in Rang a Sé

This week in Rang a Sé we created the most amazing Spooky trees with chalk and oil pastels. It wasn’t easy, but we love the way they turned out!   Have a look at the photos! From Marie’s class

Dress up in Junior infants

This week Junior infants had loads of fun talking about Halloween. We loved singing amhráin Oíche Shamhna, painting pumpkins and dressing up. We had a party on Friday in David’s room to celebrate all the hard work we have done since September. For our party we drank witches juice in cups we designed ourselves. We […]

Maths Trail in Ruth’s 5th

We marked Maths Week on the calendar this week by taking part in some fun mathematical activities.  On Thursday we took part in a maths trail in the halla. We partnered up with Sacra’s 1st class to show them how to carry out the activities at each station. Our class really enjoyed setting up the […]

Debating in Rang a Sé

For the past few weeks we’ve been working on persuasive writing techniques drafting and re-drafting debates to take part in the school trials for the debating team. We learned a lot about the structure and format of a debate and how to back up the points we make with research or quotes. The hardest part […]