1st and 2nd Class Trip to the National Sports Campus

1st and 2nd Class had a wonderful day out to the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown for our school trip. It is a very cool facility and the children had a great opportunity to try out a range of sporting activities including athletics, mini sports, and gymnastics! Everyone had a fantastic time. Thank you to…

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World Book Day in 1st Class

After postponing World Book Day due to the snow, we celebrated it recently instead. Everyone in 1st Class brought in their favourite book from home to show each other. We then redesigned the book covers for our favourite books. We also took DEAR time outside!

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1st Class: Incredible Edibles Project

1st Class are participating in the Incredible Edibles Project. This project involves us growing our own food. We planted a variety of incredible edibles including potatoes, carrots, strawberries and turnips which are growing in our classroom! We have learnt about some different vegetables in class. We talked about what it is like to visit the…

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1st Class Science

This week 1st class did some investigating into which materials are good at soaking up (absorbing) water. We had 5 materials to investigate – paper towels, toilet paper, A4 white paper, material from a pillow case and felt. We predicted first, then we tested and finally we recorded our results. We decided that A4 paper…

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Seachtain na Gaeilge – Rang a hAon

1st Class had a fantastic week celebrating Seachtain na Gaeilge. On Monday we had an art competition. On Tuesday we played lots of games through Irish in class. On Wednesday we got to watch a TG4 cartoon – through Gaeilge! On Thursday we participated in a treasure hunt and on Friday we got sweets from…

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1st Class Assembly

1st Class hosted a fantastic assembly about Penney the Penguin and her mission to stop the ice-bergs from melting! 1st Class had been learning about Tom Crean and the Polar Regions in class so it was great to act as different polar animals in our play. We also got to learn about global warming as…

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