‘Native Americans’ in 5th Class

The children in 5th Class have completed their projects about the Native Americans and shared them in class on Friday, 26th May. Everyone really enjoyed learning about the different Native American tribes, from the Sioux to the Apache and the Cherokee. For their projects, the pupils researched the homes, clothing, beliefs and stories of their chosen tribes, and created a piece of art work on some aspect of Native American civilisation. Check out the tipis, totem poles dream-catchers, weapons (and even a tomahawk!) created by the boys and girls in Room 23. Well done to the children on their excellent projects.

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Junior Infant Sports Day

The boys and girls in Junior Infants had an amazing day today for their first Sports Day ever. They were all so good that their teachers decided to make the boys and girls vanilla ice-cream sandwiches as a special  Sports Day treat!

Well done Room 7, Room 8, Room 9 and Room 10!

Marathon Challenge

Mr Gurhy's 6th class have begun their Marathon Challenge. Over the next few weeks the class will run, jog and walk 2km each morning until they reach their 42km target. 4km down, 38km to go! Wish us luck!!!

 

6th class are pictured above after their first 2km on morning one.

Balancing Room 10!

This week in Room 10, we’re learning all about weight. The boys and girls had a great time making their own balances which they used to measure heavy and light objects. They made their balances using clothes hangers, string and paper cups. We also practiced using real balances and played some fun maths games using ‘Glencoe Virtual Manipulatives’.

Well done everyone!

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Confirmation 2017

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We wish all of our Sixth Class pupils who are making their Confirmation the very best of luck with their Confirmation ceremony tomorrow morning. The pupils have been working very hard with their teachers Ms Boland, Ms O'Reilly and Mr Gurhy to prepare for their ceremony and we are looking forward to seeing them all with their proud families in the morning!

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 A big thank you to the class teachers who have put so much into the preparations. The 5th class teachers and pupils have also been very busy practising their singing for the big day and they will no doubt add to what is bound to be a very special occasion.

Have a great day everyone!

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Easter Bunny Visit!

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Room 6 made headbands and had a visit from the Easter Bunny!

Thank you to the Parents Association for arranging the visit of the Easter Bunny to all of the Infant classes today!

Easter Nest Sequencing!

Room 7 were busy baking Easter nests. The boys and girls sequenced the recipe and had lots of fun decorating the nests. Well done everyone! 

Room 18 are Eggcited for Easter!

The pupils in Room 18 made some cracking eggs to celebrate Easter! Well done to the girls pictured for taking photographs of the display!

A Whole School Photo

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There was great excitement in the school today as Philip our school photographer took a commemorative photograph to mark 100 years since the 1916 Rising. Every pupil and teacher was included - and here is the final picture...

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