Italy

We have been very busy learning about Italy. We loved learning about the food in Italy. We got to pretend we worked in a pizzeria and made lots of pizza and pasta for our customers. There are lots of famous buildings in Italy, like the Colosseum and the Learning Tower of Pisa. We had great…

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The Doctor’s Surgery in Senior Infants

For the month of September, we learned all about the doctor’s surgery. During play time, we went to different groups and played with lots of things to do with myself and the doctor’s surgery. We helped people who were sick, built hospitals and even made some different parts of the body. Have a look at…

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Junior Infants Term 1

Junior Infants have had such a busy term! We have learned how to read and write and have made so many new friends. We’ve loved taking part in Stretch and Grow, GAA, Drama with Oonagh, science experiments, listening to stories and there’s so many more! Check out our photos below to see what we’ve been…

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Dog’s Trust Visit

Last Thursday, we were so lucky to be paid a visit from Dog’s Trust. Lucy the Cavalier spaniel came to school for a workshop with each class. Through the workshop, we learned the responsibility that is involved in owning and taking care of a dog. Each year (particularly around Christmas) dog’s trust and similar shelters…

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Exploring the Rainforest

During the month of October in first class we have been exploring all about rainforests. We have learned about where in the world we find them, as well as, the layers of the rainforest. Can you name all four? We have identified animals and birds which live there and where in the rainforest we can find…

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2nd Class Science Experiment

2nd Class carried out a science experiment in groups where they were given dry spaghetti, 4 mini marshmallows, and 2 big marshmallows. The aim of the experiment was to see who could build the tallest and sturdiest tower using only the materials provided. The children quickly realised that if they snapped the spaghetti into smaller…

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2nd Class Dioramas

During the month of October 2nd class created dioramas in groups. They based the setting of their dioramas on different animal habitats, for example the jungle, the desert, North Pole etc. We had loads of fun collecting items and making these dioramas. The dioramas, made from simple shoe boxes, turned out really well  and each…

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5th Class Assembly

Last Friday we had our big assembly. We had so much fun and think we did a pretty good job as well. This year we decided to host a talk show. We used videos to show clips from different shows before the characters were interviewed by our hosts Lúí and Lucy. We hope you enjoyed…

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