Bee-Bots in Junior Infants

There was lots of fun in the Junior Infants’ classroom when Ms. Swanton came to visit us. She brought the new Bee-Bot robots which were very exciting! They were really good at following our instructions and we were able to send then into lots of different shops on the Bee-Bot mat. We also got to…

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Easter Egg Hunt

We had a great time participating in the Easter Egg Hunt, on Wednesday, before the Easter holidays. Third Class were very helpful and helped us to find the hidden Easter eggs in the schoolyard. They also helped us to draw the patterns onto the worksheet which was very tricky!             …

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Playtime in the Vet’s Surgery

During March, we have been learning about farming and Spring time. We have also been learning about the work that vets do on a day to day basis. We have had lots of fun dressing up as vets, treating and looking after the animals and answering the phone to take messages. We’ve also been very…

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GAA with Claire

Over the past few weeks we have had Claire coming in to do GAA with us. We have had great fun playing different games and learning how to do new drills. We have been doing lots of running and practicing our throwing and catching skills too. We loved doing GAA, thank you Claire!!    …

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World Book Day

On Thursday 2nd March, we celebrated World Book Day in Junior Infants. Third Class joined us in our classroom and they very kindly read their favorite books to us. Then, it was our turn to read our books to third class! Mr. McAndrew also brought along his favorite book and we really enjoyed listening to…

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Gardening in Seán Moore Park

On Friday 17th February, Junior Infants went on a gardening trip to Seán Moore Park. We were accompanied by the school gardeners Jenny and Helen, Ms. McConnell, 5th Class and their teacher Ms. O’Farrell. We had a great time looking at the different leaves and flowers that grow in the park. We also did some…

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Music with Catherine

Since January, Junior Infants have been very lucky to have Catherine coming in for music lessons, every Friday. They have been playing lots if different percussion instruments and listening to some different genres of music. Here are some pictures of Junior Infants dancing!                                   …

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Stretch and Grow

Since September Junior Infants have been attending Stretch and Grow every Friday with Sarah. They have had a great time playing with the ladders and pom poms and all the other excellent resources Sarah brought with her. Everyone did so well and got a certificate! Well done Junior Infants!!  

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Thank You Ms. Gepfert

For the past eight weeks we have been very lucky to have our classroom assistant Ms. Gepfert with us. Ms. Gepfert came all the way from Indiana to help us here in Junior Infants. Thank you for teaching us about Thanksgiving and helping us with our class work. Unfortunately we have to say goodbye to Ms….

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