1st Class – Space!

1st Class have been learning all about space! We have read stories and learnt poems. We learnt about the sun, the moon and the planets. We created rocket models at home and we drew rockets in school using chalk. We have learnt about astronauts and what it is like to be up in space! We…

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1st Class Polar Regions

1st Class have been learning lots about the Polar Regions. We have learnt about Polar Animals, explored what the Polar Regions look like and what it might be like to live there. We learnt all about Tom Crean who was an Irish Polar explorer. We created clay polar animals, built igloos and sleighs. We sang…

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1st Class Science

Science experiments in 1st Class. 1st class had some fun doing science experiments together. We tried to turn white flowers blue and green by putting food colouring into the water. After a week the petals turned different colours! We tried to clean coins by putting them in different liquids. We put coins into coke, lemon…

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1st Class had a visit from Dogs Trust

1st Class were very excited to receive a visit from Audrey and Lucy the Dog.  They came from Dog’s Trust which is a charity that helps dogs. Audrey told us all about Lucy and how to look after her. We got to ask some questions. It was great fun to see a dog in school!

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Taste Experiments in 1st Class

Both 1st Classes have been learning about the senses. Can you name all 5? We had fun doing some experiments using taste. We held our noses while we tasted broccoli. We need our sense of smell to help us taste food properly. We tasted lemon and tried to locate on our tongues where we taste…

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