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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Special Visitors day!

We had a great time during special visitors day in junior infants. we had loads of visitors to our class room to see our hard work and play some games with us we really enjoyed it! we also want to thank all our special visitors for the brilliant show and tells they brought to share…

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Mystery Reader

Each week a new Mystery Reader has been coming in to Junior Infants to read us a story. During the week we are given clues as to who it will be and we have to guess! So far we have had Annabelle’s Mum, Ben’s uncle, Ms.McConnell’s brother and Ethan A’s granny! We wonder who it…

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Seachtain Na Gaeilge

This week in St. Matthews was Seachtain Na Gaeilge. There was a different activity on every day including Lá Glas, Céile, Cartún, agus Comórtas Ealaíne. On Tuesday 2nd Class were paired up with Senior Infants and we took part in a Toraíocht Taisce. The children had lots of fun finding the different patterns on the…

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Making Jelly

2nd Class have been practising procedural writing, for example, writing recipes, writing instructions for games, and writing instructions on how to look after a pet. We wrote out the recipe for jelly. We included the ingredients, equipment needed and the method. We then followed the recipe to make our own jelly. It was very tasty! 

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