• 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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  • 1st Class Explorium School Tour!

    Posted on June 20, 2019 by in Uncategorized

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  • 1st Class St Patricks Day Activities!

    Posted on June 20, 2019 by in Uncategorized

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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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  • Kildare Town First Responders

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

    Following the school’s ‘Crazy Hair and Clothes’ fundraiser, we were lucky enough to get a visit from the Kildare Town First Responders. The children took part in CPR course and put their skills to the test on the day. Thank …
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    Fun Run in the Curragh

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

    Thank you very much to the Irish Defence Forces for organising a fantastic 2km Fun Run in the Curragh recently. It was a fantastic day out for the children and the teachers! Read More Here

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  • STEM Exhibition

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

    There was great excitement around the school recently as the senior classes hosted their very own science exhibitions. The children prepared their own science experiments, from various strands and strand units, and put on a fantastic show for their friends …
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  • Write a Book

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

    The children from 4th, 5th and 6th class recently entered ‘Write – a – Book’ competition which they worked on at home and at school. A lot of hard work went into planning and preparing the books before the children …
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    Pancake fun

    Posted on March 8, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    This week we have been designing and decorating our own ‘healthy pancakes’. Some of the children chose to make pancake lions whilst others made pancake suns. The children used strawberries, blueberries and oranges to decorate the pancakes. We talked about …
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  • Californian penpals!!

    Posted on March 6, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    This week we got replies from our penpals in California!

     

    In November we wrote letters to my sister’s first grade class in Red Wood City, California. First class were so excited to hear back from their new friends in

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  • Turning up the heat in Jenny’s 3rd.

    Posted on February 18, 2019 by in Jenny's-3rd-class, Uncategorized

    Recently we have been learning about the Rainforests and the importance of protecting these rich habitats. We admired the diversity of birds, animals, flowers and trees found in the Rainforest and we learned how to identify the layers of tree …
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  • Explorers

    Posted on February 16, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    In January our theme for the month was Explorers.

    1st class learned all about the lives of a few explorers and then made a project about an explorer of their choice.

     

    We looked at the life of Amelia Earhart,

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  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Posted on February 16, 2019 by in Megan's-1st-class

    1st class loved learning all about Martin Luther king Jr. We had great discussions about equality and how we should treat others. We talked about spreading love and kindness to follow in MLK’s footsteps. We learned all about his life …
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  • February already!!!

    Posted on February 13, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    Can you believe it’s

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  • Winter Wonderland

    Posted on February 12, 2019 by in Aisling's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

     

    In November, we were at ‘The Toyshop’ for Aistear! We loved buying and selling toys, making creations with playdoh and constructing fantastic toy factories and shops.

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  • January and February in Hannah’s Senior Infants

    Posted on February 12, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    Senior infants have been busy learning, making creations and having fun the last two months. We  explored the themes of the restaurant and transport in Aistear. In SESE we designed and constructed our own houses out of shoe boxes. We …
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  • Clare’s Senior Infants Aistear fun in the restaurant and airport

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

    Clare’s class had a great time learning and taking part in lots of activities relating to the restaurant and transport over January and February. The children really enjoyed designing their own restaurants, airports, train stations as well as becoming chefs, …
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    January

    Posted on February 6, 2019 by in Chloe's Junior Stars, Uncategorized

    For the month of January, we have been doing lots of work around our Fairy tales topic. The children have really enjoyed reading  lots of different fairy tales and getting to know all the interesting characters in these stories. One …
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  • Detective Work

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

     

    The problem solving skills of Andrew’s class were put to the test

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