Skipping in Rang a Sé

We had a skipping for all day this week and our class absolutely loved our session with the skipping ropes! Some of us found it quite hard to get our ropes where we wanted them at first, but with a bit of patience and team work we got there in the end. We also made […]

3rd Class Emma

This week, we looked at brochures of different landmarks in Ireland. We looked for the counties they were in on the map and what counties bordered them. We found the Cliffs of Moher, the Derry Peace Bridge, Giants Causeway, Glasnevin Cemetery in Dublin and many more. Some of our classmates had been to some of […]

Róisín’s 5th

We’ve had an extremely busy few weeks in 5th class. In Literacy we have been learning how to write recounts. We’ve also been revising prepositions, adverbs, nouns, pronouns…the list goes on! AND we’ve been making these fun by playing lots of writing games to build on these skills! We also started our class novel, “Holes” […]

Michael’s 4th Class’ busy fortnight!

Hello everyone, over the past two weeks we’ve had a lot of great adventures. We had Dave Rudden an author who wrote ‘Knights of the Borrowed Dark’. We read the first chapter of the book. It was very exciting. Also we had a Greyhound visit. He was ADORABLE!!! His name was Jack and his racing […]

3rd Class Emma

We have been working really hard this week on telling the time. We’ve been working on telling the time on analogue clocks and digital clocks. We need lots of practice at home and in school. We’ve also been working on playing nicely with our friends on the yard and remebering to have Kind Feet, Kind […]

The Gruffalo in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we were learning all about the sound ‘s’, we practiced writing it and thought of loads of different words beginning with the sound ‘s’. Aistear was based on the story ‘The Gruffalo’ and we enjoyed making gruffalo masks, sequencing the story, playing in the deep dark woods and creating mala […]

Our School, Aistear

                This week the theme in Aistear is ‘Our School’. The children are getting to know the school layout as well as meeting staff at work in the school. In Aistear they’re using what they learned to work in groups.     The children have been investigating what […]

Inclusion Week – 25th of September

As next week is Social Inclusion Week you might like to pass on this information to anyone interested. Social Inclusion Week   Monday Sep 25th – Friday Sep 29th                         Parish Centre Newbridge   Launch of Exhibition  :    Monday Sep 25th 3.30pm Photographic Display — Ireland Through My Eyes                  Hosted by residents of Eyre […]

Perfect Portraits in Rang a Sé

Working together continues this week in Marie’s class especially in visual arts, where we had to figure out how to mix the perfect shades of skin colour to paint each other’s portraits. We needed to work in pairs to mix various skin tones from scratch and it was a lot harder than it looked! We […]

Junior Infants Update

Junior infants have been having a great time in school. We have finished our first fortnight of aistear activities, we were learning about houses and homes. We made lego houses, block houses, houses from cardboard and played in the role play home.    

Rang a Sé starting the year off with dance

We’ve only just started Sixth Class but are already getting to grips with our new routine. Marie says it’ll get easier so we’ll let you know if it does later on! There’s a lot to remember and a lot of hard work but we’re smiling a lot too so still lots of fun happening in […]

Thank you from Emma to 3rd Class

I would just like to say a huge thank you to all the children in my class for the hard work they have put in this year! You have grown so much in maturity and have given me some beautiful memories. Have an amazing summer! Remember you are absolutely awesome and amazing! Emma  

Well done junior infants

Well done to all the children in junior infants. You have achieved so much this year and should be so proud of yourselves. Enjoy the holidays.

Farewell from sixth class

Thank you on behalf of sixth class to everyone who came to say goodbye to us yesterday and for the amazing and very emotional guard of honour from all the students and teachers in the school. It was a perfect send off and we loved it. We will miss you all, but will be back […]

Woolly times in Rang a Sé

Have a look at the knitting we did in sixth class. We’re really proud of it! Thanks to Abdul for sewing it all together for us.   We also had a Wassa Wassa drum workshop which was great fun! Here are some photos of our finished drawings of parts of our school building. We’re really […]