What Senior Infants are made of…

This week in Science our class learnt that things are made from different materials like wood, textiles, glass, stone and metal. Just like The Three Little Pigs made their houses from different materials we can choose to make things from the best material for the job. We sorted pictures of different objects into the right […]

Solution to Brainteaser 1

26 = Letters of the Alphabet 7 = Days of the Week 101 = Dalmations 52 = Cards in a Deck 7 = Wonders of the World 88 = Piano Keys 365 = Days in a Year 18 = Holes in a Golf Course 90 = Degrees in a Right Angle 3 = Blind Mice […]

Brainteaser 3

A goose in front of two geese, a goose behind two geese and goose between two geese……..how many geese altogether??? by Orla

Brainteaser 2

A princess is as old as the prince will be when the princess is twice the age that the prince was when the princess’s age was half the sum of their present ages. What are their ages? by Emma Jane, 6th

Phøṉεṡ-4-ƒυṉ ☺☻- Jack and Jill Foundation

Hi Guys, Last year, we collected lots of mobile phones for the Jack & Jill foundation. This year we would love to get the process up and running again. Jack & Jill not only give interactive whiteboards to schools, they also give computer software and toys ! First class don’t have an interactive whiteboard yet ,and with only 27 mobile phones […]

Take this test!

Directions: Find the words that fit! Example: 16 = O in a P …….You need to figure out what O and P stand for. Answer: 16 Ounces in a Pound 26 = L of the A 7 = D of the W 101 = D 52 = C in a D 7 = W of […]

National Tree Day – Wellies required!

As part of National Tree Day this Thursday, the children of NETNS will be planting shrubs, bulbs and trees in our fantastic grounds. We would ask that all children bring a pair of wellies or spare old shoes (which will get mucky) to school on Thursday 7th – these shoes or wellies must be brought […]

After School Activities

Below is the After School Activities Timetable for October to December 2010: French: Mondays from 2:10 – 3:10pm October: 11th and 18th November: 8th, 15th ,22nd and 29th December: 13th and 20th Choir: Mondays from 12 – 12:30pm October: 4th, 11th and 18th November: 1st,8th,15th,22nd and 29th December: 13th Hurling: Mondays from 2:10 – 3:10pm […]

New Croi na Scoile section

www.netns.ie now has a new section – Croi na Scoile! This is where we will have all our Croi na Scoile news. Check it out over the coming weeks to find out what we’re doing around the school in Ethical Education.

Sticky Fingers in Junior Infants!!!!

In Visual Arts this week the children have started to create colourful mosaics. They are making colourful designs which will look beautiful on display. We had to stick the coloured pieces of paper onto the design using glue sticks. Everyone shared the glue sticks and paper really well. We had lots of sticky fingers and […]

Come aboard the Addition Bus

This week in Senior Infants we had great fun adding up on our addition bus on the interactive whiteboard and we also discovered a secret about adding the number zero. In science we started recording the heights of all the boys and girls in our class. We will measure them all again in June and […]

Budding Poets in Sixth Class!

This week we have been looking at various features of poetry. We are currently working on compiling a class anthology of poems. Here are two of our poems; A Home by Aoife Winter My home is on a rainbow, My home is on the sea, My home is really anywhere My imagination wants to be. […]

Seomra Trish

The children from 2nd and 4th class have been very busy in resource. We have begun some really inventive creative stories and some 2nd class pupils are even going to make their story into a book. It won’t be long now until they are published authors! Some students are really enjoying practicing their sentence composition […]

Fun with English

There has been lots of fun and games in the English Language room over the last couple of weeks. Some of us have been learning all about our new school and all the names for the things in our classes. We have also been learning new letters and the cool sounds that they make. We […]

After School Activity Dates October-December 2010

After School Activities dates October – December 2010 French: Mondays from 2:10p.m.-3:10p.m. October: 11th, 18th. November: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th December: 13th, 20th Choir: Mondays from 12:00p.m.-12:30p.m. October: 4th, 11th, 18th. November:1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th. December: 13th Hurling:  Mondays from 2:10p.m.-3:10p.m.   October: 11th, 18th. November: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th  December: 13th, 20th.    Funky Movers:  […]