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Super Self-Portraits

Super Self-Portraits

Have a look at our super self-portraits! We sketched ourselves focussing on detail and then added lots of colour. We loved noticing just how lovely and unique each and every one of us are!

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Posted on Tuesday 26th September 2017 in 3rd Class/4th Class

Field Habitat Study

Field Habitat Study

We are learning about different habitats in Geography and Science class and what better way to learn about a field habitat than to explore our very own field at the back of the yard! We had a wonderful time spotting and observing all the different life forms! We feel so lucky to have such a lovely field as part of our school!

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Posted on Monday 25th September 2017 in 3rd Class/4th Class

Monday 18th September Update

Good evening,

I'm updating you on the plan for the week.

 

Some notices

- The school is closed on Thursday and Friday (21st and 22nd September)

- The HSE will be in on Tuesday 26th September for the Junior Infant hearing and vision test (no need for parents to attend)

- Please return the HSE (pink or blue) form as soon as possible.

 

Junior Infants - Pre Phonics

We are continuing with our pre phonic skills this week.

This week, we are

-          Understanding the concept of spoken word, for example: Repeating a simple sentence from the teacher and recognising the number of words in it. ‘Joey likes cake.’ (3 words) ‘The noisy red bus.’ (4 words).

Junior Infant - Math

-           Early mathematical activities - Matching and elements of a set

Junior Infants – Gaeilge - Mé Féin

This week, we are

-           Learning body parts – ceann, gualainn, glúin is cos, cluas, béal, srón, ceann, bolg

-           Dia duit. Dia is Muire duit.

-           Cad is ainm duit? __________ is ainm dom.

 

Senior Infants - Phonics

This week, we are

-         Listening to and identifying the middle sound of e in CVC words (consonant vowel consonant e.g. hen, red peg)

-         Recognising and reading simple sounds with the middle sound e.

Senior Infants - Maths

This week, we are

-          Adding two numbers up to five

-          Introducing number talks (Number 2)

Senior Infants – Gaeilge - Mé Féin

This week, we are

-           Learning body parts – ceann, gualainn, glúin , cos, béal, srón, súil, cluas, bolg.

-           Cad is ainm duit? __________ is ainm dom.

-           Dia duit. Dia is Muire duit.

 

Students are presenting their 'Me Bags' to the class this week. Im amazed at their confidence. Thank you for your support in helping them pick out some items at home.

 

 

 

 

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Posted on Monday 18th September 2017 in Junior/Senior Infants