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 […]

Chalk and Charcoal Skeletons

This week in second class, we looked at how to draw skeletons. We used charcoal and chalk to create them on black and white paper. We think they turned out really well! We are looking forward to our Halloween fancy dress party next week in aid of Trick or Treat for Temple Street. Get thinking […]

3rd Class Emma

We were very grateful this week that none of our classmates were hurt in Hurricane Ophelia. We had great discussions about the hurricane and how they are formed. We also thought about those who are less fortunate than us, people who are homeless and members of the Travelling Community. We have been working on Soils […]

Fiona’s First Class

As part of Maths Week, we went to the halla where the senior classes had Maths stations organised for us! In groups we explored the strand of measure. We discovered how many footsteps long the basketball court is, estimated weight, used balance scales and measured the length of a train track to name but a […]

Under 11 Final Thursday

The Cumann na mBunscol final for the under 11 team will take place at 5pm on Thursday, the 19th of October in Moorefield GAA.

SARI workshop for Rang a Sé

Last year we were delighted to get to complete a SARI workshop where we learned about discrimination in sport and how to overcome it. We were so happy is week to meet the fantastic co-ordinators again for a follow up session. They were delighted to discover that we remembered everything they taught us and are […]

Senior Infants News

This week in senior infants, the class completed their Autumn aistear stations. Everyone took home their conker and have the job of minding the conker by helping it to grown by giving it water and sunshine. We learnt two Autumn songs: “Autumn Leaves” and “Acorn Tree”. We are almost halfway through the class novel; ‘The […]

Autumn Woodlands

This week in junior infants we continued learning about Autumn and the Autumn woodlands. We painted our clay animals and made them homes using a variety of recycled materials. We also cut out woodland animals and stuck them onto a woodland picture, we had to be careful not to cut out pictures of monkeys and […]