February2015

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Student of the Month

Date: February 26, 2015 Author: admin Categories: Scroller

Congratulations to all this month’s winners.  This is a small recognition of the wonderful effort you have all put into your work this month.  You have been an inspiration to all your fellow students and really deserve this award!

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Poetry Corner

Date: February 26, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We have been studying World War 1 in history and just finished reading the novel Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo. These are our reflections on war in the style of  Free Fuller’s poem, War Is.   Here is a selection of verses that show we are super poets and like many famous authors and poets we have  chosen…

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Primary Online Database

Date: February 24, 2015 Author: admin Categories: Scroller

The Department has developed an electronic individualised database of primary school pupils, called the Primary Online Database (POD). POD will collect individual information on each pupil, including their PPSN. This has been thoroughly piloted with a selection of schools and has been extensively discussed with the education partners and management bodies. We acknowledge that the…

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Incredible Reading!

Date: February 24, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

WOW! The boys and girls in juniors, seniors and first class have been working so hard on their reading challenge.   Emails and tweets have been flying in with pictures and videos of children reading books in all sorts of funny places.  In the woods, under the table, in the kitchen, even in the bath!…

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Pancakes Pancakes!

Date: February 23, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We had a very pancakey day last Tuesday. We read this book Pancakes, Pancakes! by Eric Carle. It is about a boy called Jack who wants a pancake for his breakfast, but he has a lot of work to do before he can eat it. To get the flour, Jack has to cut the wheat and take it…

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Bird Feeders

Date: February 23, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

The weather has been very cold, and so we decided to make bird feeders to give the birds a chance to grab a quick snack. Múinteoir Siobhán’s Senior Infants helped us to make them, and Múinteoir Seán helped us to hang them in the trees. Here are the materials we used: pine cones, string, bird seed, a bag, a…

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Ready for a Reading Challenge??

Date: February 23, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

Book Week is coming up very soon and the whole school is taking part in a reading challenge.  The boys and girls in Múinteoir Siobhan and Múinteoir Hayley’s classes have an interesting challenge to take part in.     We have to read as many books as we can but! We have to try to…

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Perfect Pancakes

Date: February 23, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

Pancake Tuesday was a great day to be in our class because we had pancakes in school! They were delicious!   We learned a poem about pancakes too.   Mix a pancake Pour a pancake Pop it in the pan Fry a pancake Toss a pancke Catch it if you can! Hurray for pancakes!

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Mini Garden

Date: February 23, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We love the outdoors in our class.  Our school is in a beautiful place and we are very lucky to have such beautiful scenery all around us.  We usually have a fantastic garden at the back of our school but this has to be moved now to make room for the new extension.  Our garden…

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Dance Class with Kate

Date: February 19, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We so look forward to doing dance with Kate each year. Over five weeks each class enjoyed the dance lessons. Here are a few photos from Rang 5+Rang 6 on their last day. Thank you Kate for a great time.

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