• 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 Andrew's-4th-class

     

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

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  • Stone Age Projects

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

    Fourth class were busy at project work again recently. but on this occasion

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  • Winter artwork

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

    Andrew’s class put in plenty of effort when creating art for the Winter

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  • Wildlife Experts

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

    Andrew’s 4th class were fortunate enough to have Pat, a local wildlife expert,

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    Posted on February 3, 2019 by in Oisín's-6th-class

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  • World War 1 Project & Links

    Posted on January 22, 2019 by in Anthony's-5th-class

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    This project must be presented via poster/booklet/spreadsheet (anything that can be  …. 

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  • 3rd Class Activities

    Posted on January 22, 2019 by in Michelle's-3rd-class, News

    3rd class enjoyed learning about Rosh Hashanah the Jewish New Year, the class learned how the festival is celebrated and sampled the tradition of apples dipped in honey.

    Playing Rock, Paper, Scissors always goes down a treat, even when we

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  • Book Worms

    Posted on January 21, 2019 by in Andrew's-4th-class

    As always 4th are thrilled to have some free reading time in our amazing library. If only they were always this quiet !
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  • Diorama Drama

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Jenny's-3rd-class

    In 3rd class we have been very busy designing and making dioramas.  We used a variety of recycled materials, paint, toys and craft materials to create our imaginative inventions. The children engaged very well in experimenting with the materials to …
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  • House Points Launch

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    The House Points were launched recently, and Gerry and Rachel helped assign each of the class to their houses. We had a brilliant launch day getting to know the children from the other classes in our houses!
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  • Science Week Workshop with the Gaiety School of Acting

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    The Gaiety School of Acting visited us as part of Science Week. They have partnered with the Science Foundation Ireland and the Chester Beatty Library to bring us a Minecraft inspired workshop in which the children from 5th and 6th …
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  • Halloween

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    Halloween is upon us, and we’ve created some crafty costumes as well as some amazing Tim Burton inspired art! Check them out below.
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  • Atoms Matter!

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    Paul from Science Culture Ireland recently paid a visit to 5th Class. We were fascinated by the atoms and bonds that bind liquid petroleum gas together, by the mechanisms of a petrol engine and how the process of photosynthesis works. …
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    Our year so far in photographs

    Posted on January 17, 2019 by in Cathy's-2nd-class

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  • January in Mia’s Junior Infants

    Posted on January 15, 2019 by in Maria's-junior-infants, Uncategorized

    We have had so much fun since we came back from  our Winter Break! Our Aistear theme this month is The Arctic ,we love putting on our coats and hats and pretending to be scientists doing Arctic research!! In maths …
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  • Puzzling Times in 4th Class!!

    Posted on January 9, 2019 by in Seamus's-4th-class

    Take a look at what some of our early finishers have been attempting to improve their persistence and problem solving skills.

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  • First Term in Senior Infants!

    Posted on January 8, 2019 by in Hannah's-senior-infants

    December was a busy and fun month in Senior Infants. We explored the theme of the Post Office in Aistear, created snowman art and even had a visit from Santa! We finished up the month with a Christmas movie and …
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  • Breaking The Ice in 4th Class

    Posted on January 8, 2019 by in Seamus's-4th-class

    The ice is well and truly broken here in Seamus’ 4th class!!!

    Fourth class have created some amazing thematic art here as we keep ourselves busy during the blustery winter weather.

    We mixed colours and practised fading techniques in art

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  • Winter Time in 2nd Class!

    Posted on December 19, 2018 by in Maureen's-2nd-class

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    2nd class have been very lucky to be given an opportunity to work on our Grow From Seeds Project again this year. We are working closely with the Gaiety School of Acting to help create an Intercultural Education programme

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  • October and Halloween Time in 2nd Class

    Posted on December 19, 2018 by in Maureen's-2nd-class

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    We created some spooky Haunted houses  silhouette paintings, using various shades of blue whilst blending each shade of color into each other.

     

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    5th Class Raffle

    Posted on December 15, 2018 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    For the next 2 weeks, 5th Class are running a fundraiser, where you have to correctly guess what this jumbled-up collage is:

    To enter, all you need to do is pick up an envelope from the 5th Class room before

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  • Term 1 in 1st!

    Posted on December 15, 2018 by in Megan's-1st-class

    We had great fun in 1st class this term. We are loving our new class ‘up stairs’ and were shocked that we are going home at the same time as 6th class now!

     

    We had three great visitors this

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  • Mia’s Junior Infants:Term 1

    Posted on December 14, 2018 by in Maria's-junior-infants

    We had a great first term in school, all the children settled in really well and have made great friends! So far this year we have learned 24 sounds, which will help us to read, we have learned all about …
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  • Posted on December 14, 2018 by in Jonathan's-senior-stars

    Stars have been busy practising for the Winter Concert – here’s a sneak preview!

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  • Autumn Time in Rang a Dó

    Posted on December 6, 2018 by in Maureen's-2nd-class

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    Over the past few weeks the boys and girls in Maureen’s second class have been learning all about Autumn. We discovered that certain animals such as bears, bats and hedgehogs all hibernate for the winter and have to gather

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  • Photos

    Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Clare's-senior-infants, Senior Infants

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    Book worms

    Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    We can’t believe that we have reached December already! The children in Stars have had a busy few months, doing lots of work based on our superhero and pirate topics. The new reading area in the classroom has been a …
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  • Science week and Futsal 5 a-side

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

    Science week took place this month, and 4th class were lucky enough to get the opportunity to take part in a very exciting workshop in school! Not only did the children get to carry out some very interesting experiments, they …
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  • October’s events and activities

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

    Fourth class got a chance to put their painting abilities on display in the run up to Halloween, as you can see we have some very creative and talented artists in our class 🙂

     

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  • September Activities

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

     

    As always 4th are thrilled to have some free reading time in our amazing library. If only they were always this quiet !

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  • October at School!

    Posted on November 25, 2018 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    We are getting more and more creative in Aistear and we just love making constructions. Our theme this month was ‘School’ and we really enjoyed playing the different roles of principal and secretary in particular- Gerry and Aideen watch out!!…
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  • September Fun!

    Posted on November 25, 2018 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    Junior Infants have been doing incredible work and having lots of fun since they started ‘big school’! In Aistear, we have been learning all about our homes. The class loved the role-play area, small world, construction and making creations with …
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