Our school tour to Airfield Farm

Last Thursday we went on a school tour to Airfield Farm with the pre-school children and Senior Infants. It was so much fun! Two big buses collected us from school and brought us to the farm. We sang songs on the bus! When we arrived we had a picnic. Then, we divided into groups and…

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Aistear

Junior Infants have had so much fun during Aistear this term! At present, we have a café and bakery set up in the Home Corner. So far, we have baked lots of delicious things in the café’s bakery and served them up to customers. We have written lovely food menus and drinks menus. We have…

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World Book Day

On World Book Day we each brought in our favourite book from home. It was very hard to choose! We did Circle Time and got a chance to tell our friends about the special book that we had brought in. Then we designed new covers for our books. It was so much fun!

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Reading Buddies

Junior Infants and 3rd Class have become Reading Buddies this term! Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 3rd Class come down to our classroom and we pair up with our buddies. We read our readers, talk about the pictures and our favourite parts of the books. It is so much fun and we love when 3rd Class…

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl an seachtain seo caite. Bhí an spórt againn. Bhí a lán gníomhaíochtaí ar siúl mar shampla bhí céilí agus tráth na gceist sa halla agus bhí cluichí Gaeilge ar siúl sa rang. D’eagraigh rang a sé an siopa milseán. Dé hAoine bhí tionól speisialta ar maidin. Chan gach rang…

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The Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

As part of the 1916 celebrations we were delighted to welcome Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne to St. Matthew’s for the presentation of the Irish flag and proclamation. Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne gave a very informative talk about life in the army, and their many peace keeping missions….

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