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    Posted on November 8, 2019 by in Cathy's-1st-class

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  • Siúlann na Cailleacha

    Posted on November 3, 2019 by in Helen's-4th-class

     

    What a spine-tingling end to the first half-term we have had! 4th Class was filled with some of the most terrifying and gruesome witches, zombies and jokers we have ever seen- not to forget the crazy scientist and haunting

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  • Posted on October 24, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    This month we explored The Weather Station in Aistear, the children enjoyed working as meteorologists and weather forecasters. We recorded the weekly weather in our weather diaries, created satellites in construction and made weather wheels. The Witches Walk was great …
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  • Autumn Time!

    Posted on October 24, 2019 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    We have been looking out for signs of Autumn everywhere! We have an amazing collection in our investigation station- leaves, acorns, conkers, berries and lots more. We went on an autumn walk to see what else we could find.
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  • Stars and shapes

    Posted on October 24, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    This month we have been doing lots of work with shapes. The children have taken part in shape hunts around the school, sang songs about shapes and made different shape pictures including a space rocket and a witch. This month, …
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  • Weather Station and Hallowe’en Fun

    Posted on October 24, 2019 by in Clare's-senior-infants

    Clare’s Senior Infants have had a great October working in the weather station! They have recorded the weather, predicted the weather and even made their own tools for the weather station. They also had a wonderful time dressing up for …
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  • Space Week, Maths Week, Planting Spring Flowers and an Autumn hunt!

    Posted on October 18, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    Space Week, Maths Week, Planting Spring Flowers and an Autumn hunt!
    We’ve had a busy time in Junior Infants recently! We celebrated Space week by having a speaker called Paul into tell us all about Space. He showed us some …
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  • 6th Class County Projects

    Posted on October 17, 2019 by in Sarah's-6th-class

    Last week, Sarah’s 6th Class were working very hard on their counties projects. This week they presented them to the class with great success. Everyone learned lots of new interesting facts about different counties around Ireland.

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    5th Class is Out Of This World!!

    Posted on October 16, 2019 by in Seamus's-5th-class

    The children of Seamus’ 5th class have started the year with their heads in the stars as they have been learning all about space!

    The children all walked up to the library in Kildare Town for a special workshop on

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    Amazing Autumn!

    Posted on October 16, 2019 by in Cathy's-1st-class

     

    Cathy’s 1st Class had an amazing October so far! Here they are learning how to skip, partaking in a science workshop (based on space) with Paul and reading lots of wonderful books in our fantastic school library.

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  • Tús Maith Leath na hOibre

    Posted on October 4, 2019 by in Jenny's-3rd-class

    A strong start is half the work as they say and we in 3rd class have certainly hit the ground running. We have been busy learning about addition and problem solving in maths, writing recounts and using proper nouns in …
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  • Our First Month in Junior Infants!

    Posted on September 29, 2019 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    We have been having the best time in Junior Infants! It has been a busy month and we have been working hard. Every morning we do our fine motor skills table-top activities…
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    A creative September in Stars

    Posted on September 27, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    It is great to be back in school and settling into school life again. The children in Stars have been spending time getting used to their daily routines and remembering all the things that they learnt last year. They have …
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    Amazing Authors!

    Posted on September 26, 2019 by in Helen's-4th-class

     

    What at a fantastic start to 4th Class we have had! We have been so busy learning new skills, including: using pointillism in art, telling analogue and digital time, using google Earth to locate natural features of the Irish

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    Starting Junior Infants in KTETNS September

    Posted on September 26, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    Starting school in KTETNS
    Can you believe the children are back in school almost 5 weeks already? Junior Infants have had such a great time getting to know the school and the people who work there. We visited Aideen’s office, …
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    September in 4th Class!

    Posted on September 26, 2019 by in Eimear's-4th-class

    4th class students taking part in a clean up of the school pitch and courtyard as part of the Climate Action campaign! Read More Here

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  • September in Senior Infants!

    Posted on September 25, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    Senior Infants have been busy having fun and getting to know each other this month! We explored The Baby Clinic in Aistear and loved role playing being a doctor, nurse, receptionist or parent. We created lots of imaginative junk art …
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  • A great start for Clare’s Senior Infants!

    Posted on September 11, 2019 by in Clare's-senior-infants

    Senior Infants has had a great time settling in this year! They had a very busy first week and played lots of fun games. They have also really enjoyed the Aistear stations of the ‘Baby Clinic’. We had lots of …
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    Super September!

    Posted on September 11, 2019 by in Cathy's-1st-class

    1st Class have had a super start to the school year. Here they are participating in P.E. lessons playing lots of fun games such as benchball and dodgeball. We had so much fun! This week we also designed WANTED posters …
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    Senior Infants School Tour and Aistear Fun!

    Posted on June 26, 2019 by in Clare's-senior-infants

    Clare’s Senior Infants had a wonderful time in Lullymore Heritage Park and we have the pictures to prove it! We also have been busy with our Aistear stations. The theme has been Space and we have been doing lots of …
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  • School Tour

    Posted on June 26, 2019 by in Andrew's-5th-class

    It was the best school tour yet. It was nicknamed The Dead Zoo because so many stuffed animals were almost 100 years old. There was everything . You name any animal such as elephants, giraffes and even insects, they were
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  • The Crystal Maze

    Posted on June 26, 2019 by in Andrew's-5th-class

    When we earned the Crystal Maze, we were all so happy and proud. We earned it for working hard in class and working together. At the Crystal Maze, we were put into groups. First we started off by playing some
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  • Curragh Fun Run

    Posted on June 26, 2019 by in Andrew's-5th-class

    In February, the 4th, 5th and 6th Classes went to a fun run with other schools in the Curragh Camp organised by the Army. It was a 2km run with loads of different obstacles. There were poles that we had
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  • Last Term in Junior Infants!

    Posted on June 25, 2019 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    It’s so hard to believe that we are almost finished in junior infants- what a quick year!!! It probably felt so fast because we were so busy all of the time…here’s just some of what we have been up to!…
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  • Posted on June 25, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    With our school tour to Lullymore and Sport’s day we have been busy having great fun this month. At Lullymore we went on a train ride into a fairy forest, played in outdoor adventure areas and went to a petting …
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  • Mysteries Beyond…

    Posted on June 20, 2019 by in Jenny's-3rd-class

    This month we have been busy learning about traditional Islamic art from around the world. We like the geometric designs and all of the fancy colours and patterns.  We looked at examples of these patterns found in mosques in Iran, …
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  • Here comes the sun…

    Posted on June 20, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars, Uncategorized

    It is hard to believe that we are nearly at the end of the school year. Despite the weather, we have managed to get outside a few times to do some work on capacity and of course for sports day. …
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  • How is it June already ?!!! Aistear, School Tour and more…

    Posted on June 17, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    Can you believe we are into the last two weeks of Junior infants?
    These children have learned so much this year and have become so independent, and are ready for senior infants .
    So far we have had a very …
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    Gaeltacht Trip 2019

    Posted on June 17, 2019 by in Oisín's-6th-class

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    4th Class School Tour 2019

    Posted on June 12, 2019 by in Seamus's-5th-class

    Take a look at some of the amazing fun we all had at Castlecomer Adventure Centre for our school tour on June 10th !!! Read More Here

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    Robots, Bee- bots, swimming and Miggle D Giggles

    Posted on May 16, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants

    Can you believe May is almost over? We have had sooooooo much fun since returning from our Spring break, here’s a brief catch up of what we have done!
    We have been learning about robots and had a special visit …
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    March and April in SI

    Posted on May 14, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    The last two months in Senior Infants have been fun-filled and busy! We made our own bird feeders and planted seeds in SESE. We enjoyed some mindfulness time in the library, reading and doing mandala colouring. To celebrate Seachtain na …
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  • March and April Fun!

    Posted on May 14, 2019 by in Clare's-senior-infants

    Senior Infants have been having lots of fun over the past few months! We had a wonderful time making St. Patrick’s Day art, taking part in a fun Céilí and enjoying learning lots during Science week! We have also been …
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  • Spring

    Posted on April 12, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    Spring has arrived and we are definitely looking forward to spending more time learning outside in the coming weeks as the weather improves (fingers crossed!). This month we have been learning about money in Maths. The children really enjoyed our …
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  • Snozzcumber and Frobscottle!

    Posted on April 8, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    1st class finished their first novel!

    We read the BFG by Roald Dahl aloud together and finished it last week. To celebrate finishing our first novel we had a small BFG party with Snozzcumbers and Frobscottle! We learned so much

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  • Spring, Spring, Spring!

    Posted on April 3, 2019 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    Junior Infants have been incredibly busy over the last few months! For Aistear in February, we were at the restaurant- taking food orders, acting as customers, cooking as chefs, building beautiful restaurants and making recipes using playdoh.
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  • Rock your socks

    Posted on March 24, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    This week we took part in Rock your Socks for Down Syndrome awareness day. All of first class took part and we had a great day discussing our differences and how we are all unique. We also talked about how …
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    March fun

    Posted on March 19, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    Wow! Time goes so quickly in Junior Infants ! We have had so much fun over the last few weeks, here are some of the things we got up to.
    In maths we were learning about patterns we had fun …
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  • Seachtain na Gaeilge

    Posted on March 15, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    First class had a very busy seachtain na Gaeilge.

    Oisín’s 6th class came to do some paired reading with us as Gaeilge. First class loved hearing 6th class tell them a story and learned loads of new Irish words.

    We

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  • Art Project

    Posted on March 14, 2019 by in Eimear's-4th-class

    Fourth class were fortunate enough to have Marta Golubowksa visit our class and carry out a 4 week art project with us. From day 1, the children loved this project and put in a fantastic effort.

    The project was based

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