Busy at work!

We have many interests and love to keep busy! Have a look at some of the activities we have been up to inside and outside of our homes over the last few weeks! We have been gardening, painting, planting seeds, baking, making castles, learning card games and doing artwork!            …

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STEAM Day!

We have been very creative and imaginative throughout Junior Infants and have always enjoyed construction and junk art in class! We also enjoy doing experiments. So STEAM Day was lots of fun this term! We enjoyed doing various experiments and made some ice pops! We built super tall towers! Have a look at some of…

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We are Super Active in Junior Infants!

We are Super Active in Junior Infants! Junior Infants were fantastic at taking part in Active Week and Sport’s Day. The children did lots of activities at home and practised their sporting skills. They practised throwing and catching, they took part in potato and spoon races and many other types of challenges with their families!…

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Minibeasts!

We have been learning lots about minibeasts this term. We listened to stories like ‘The Hungry Caterpillar’, and we did some lovely art activities based on butterflies and caterpillars. We talked learned about the ‘Lifecycle of a Butterfly’! We compared minibeasts and looked at ones that have wings and ones that don’t have any wings….

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Learning through Play!

We have been learning a lot about our themes this term! We learn about our themes through play which makes them fun! We learned all about our school in September. In October and November we looked at different ‘Homes’ and ‘People in Our Community’. This month we were very excited as our theme was Christmas….

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STEM week!

STEM week was a really fun week! We did experiments in Science and made lava lamps! On our technology day, 6th class helped us with using beebots- we instructed the beebots to go to different colours, shapes and letters. We were great engineers during STEM week! We designed and built bridges and towers using building…

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Our First Term in Junior Infants!

We’ve had a very busy and fun filled first term in Junior Infants! We have made lots of new friends, we have learned lots of songs and rhymes, and have been busy doing lots of activities everyday! We’ve enjoyed learning poems in drama and acting them out in class! We have been very active this…

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The Butterflies flew the net !

we had some very exciting visitors to Junior Infants while we learnt about the different life cycles we focused on the life cycle of a caterpillar and the different stages it goes through before it becomes a butterfly. Our 10 wiggly friends arrived on a Monday morning and stayed under our watchful eye and tender…

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