Today is world Down Syndrome day so today we ‘rocked our socks’ and wore odd socks to school. We learned today how everyone is unique and how no two people are the same. Everyone is their own person and different in their own way.
Author Archive | Elaine Cullen
To celebrate st Patrick’s Day on Sunday and the end of seachtain na gaeilge we had a fantastic céilí together. The senior classes danced with the junior classes and we ended the day with a little concert from Craobh Sean Tracey. They showed us some of the instruments they play and both the senior girls […]
Our amazing choir performing at assembly today. @MusicPdst
We had a great week this week celebrating engineer week. Some of us created mazes with Lego and junk art for our hex bugs and the rest of the class had a workshop with Bricks4kidz to create motorised Lego models. We worked really hard and really enjoyed learning how these things work. @PDSTprimSTEM # engineerweek
We had great fun learning about Pancake Tuesday today and why we celebrate it but we had even more fun decorating and eating pancakes. Thanks to Sofia for being a great photographer while teacher was helping us with our pancakes. Think there might have even been a selfie thrown in there 😂😂 .
Today the boys and girls started the reading buddy program with the girls in Ms Barry’s 4th class. Each child in our class is paired up with a girl in 4th and they pick a book and read it together. The girls help 1st class children to break up words to help read, encourage fluency […]
Today there was a protest outside the Dáil that two girls from out class attended with other members of the school. The rest of class along with the other first class and 4th class stood along the Malahide Road with the posters they made chanting ‘Save our Planet’. We have been learning lots about climate […]
We had a fantastic morning in room 9. We had so many lovely visitors come to see how hard we work. We had some of our grannies and grandads, aunties and cousins, mammies and daddies and even little brothers. Thank you all for taking the time to come in today to see us. We really […]
We have been working hard this month learning new things in gymnastics. We learned how to do different rolls, tumbles, jumps and balancing. We finished our month in gymnastics by performing a routine we made ourselves in small groups to the rest of the class. Ms Cullen was very impressed.
We have been working really hard with money this week in maths. We have been ‘buying’ things in our shop, counting out what coins we need to buy something and working out if our customers need change. We also created shopping lists and worked together to buy lots of lovely things off our lists. We […]