This week in 6th class

This week we presented our projects on our areas that we live in. Then we  learned about percentages in Maths. In art we started to make some Christmas trees and brought home some of our old art home. In English we started to write some stories.  In PE we played dodgeball and crab football. In […]

Emma’s 3rd Class

We’re very lucky to have Saoirse from Junior Achievement coming into us for a few weeks. Last week we learned about Residential, Business and Industrial Zones. This week we learned about what makes a city.

Our week

This week we learned percentages in math and we did gymnastics and we drew a reindeer in art and decorated our names for the winter fair and we helped the senior and junior infants with  there wishes and we did some our self and people are helping out with  the winter fair which is on […]

People at Work, Aistear

We’ve been learning about people working in our community. We have also been learning about how and why we recycle. Repak have lovely characters and videos for children that explain why we should recycle. We were learning about the vet in role play. We also designed and tested columns for our S.T.E.M challenge. We had […]

Houses and Homes, Aistear

We were learning about different types of houses in Aistear. We made detached, semi-detached, bungalows cottages and apartments. We learned about 2d shapes and added them to our houses. We explored where electricity and water came from and how it got into our homes, then we constructed our own homes with electricity and water. We […]

Denise’s 6th Class

On Monday  in history learned about monasteries and in irish we learned about ag siopadoireacht sceal.In english we read a story called sharu googles home and in sphe we did the Junior Entrepeneur Project and in math we did a chilli challenge. On tuesday in english we learned about homophones and in irish we learned […]

One week in 6th class

On Monday the 6th class debate team was chosen to debate against 5th classes debate team. In maths this week we were learning about how to add and subtract decimals. In history we were learning about the stone age and how life would have been like for them. On Tuesday we were learning about settlements […]

Emma’s 3rd Class

We’ve been working very hard on Multiplication for the last two weeks. We’ve used the Cuisinere Rods to help us figure out the concept and played lots of games. We worked hard on making up our own multiplication word problems; we had 7 cows with 4 legs each, 5 bags of apples with 10 apples […]

Science Week in Niamh’s Class

We have had lots of fun the last two weeks with our new teacher Niamh. This week is Science Week and we got to make our very own lava lamps. First, working together in groups we filled a quarter of a plastic bottle with water. We then carefully filled the rest up with oil. We […]

This week in 6th class

This week in 6th we learned about decimals in maths and how to +-x decimals. We also learned that they are every important because they are like money. In P.E this week we did a bit of gymnastics. We did tumbles, cartwheels and handstands. This week in English we did narrative  writing. Narrative writing is […]

Our week in school

For maths this week our class were learning about the different types of numbers such as prime, composite and squared/cubed numbers. We were also finding the squared routes of numbers. In English this week we were writing stories about aliens and using Alan Peat sentences including similes, ed sentences and double ly sentences. Our class […]

Haunted Houses and Halloween Crafts

This week in Denise’s 6th class

This week we did our midterm tests. We did Irish, English, maths and science. In PE  we did our last week of athletics, it was a big obstacle course and in our art we made spiders on webs, it was very fun.This Friday was costume day,we all had great costumes and we put a lot […]

First Class Construction Time!

The children had great fun during construction time this week. Take a look at the pictures below! Have a great midterm break everyone!  

3rd Class Emma

We had a lovely trip to Newbridge Library where we had a Maths Detective workshop. We’ve been working very hard on fractions in maths learning about eighths, quarters and halves.