On Friday, 3rd Class went on a trip to the Ark art studio in the city centre. We listened to an artist talk about her work and then we did some art of our own! First we did a portrait of a friend using pencil and paint. Then we did a self-portrait using a mirror […]
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This year 6th class are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. Over the past couple of months we have been coming up with different business ideas and earlier on in the month we presented the top 4 ideas to the ‘Dragons’ in a Dragon’s Den style activity. The idea that they thought would be […]
We enjoyed making and decorating pancakes with our reading buddies in Ms Barry’s senior infant class. We helped them measure the ingredients out, mix the batter and decorate them with delicious toppings. They didn’t need any help eating them though! Yummy.
We have been learning Irish Sign Language in 3rd Class as part of our Sound topic in Science. We are enjoying communicating with our hands and experiencing life from another perspective! It’s really fun learning a new language! We have been learning common phrases, such as “How are you?”, by watching tutorials on www.learningirishsignlanguage.ie Here […]
We had a fantastic time visiting the Natural History Museum. We learned so much about different animals, where they come from, different species and how they survive in the wild. We gathered information on different animals and the museum and created a project based on our trip. We had a lovely day out.
We celebrated St Brigid’s Day today by learning all about St Brigid and making her special cross! We used pipe cleaners in lots of bright colours and we loved how they turned out! Edit
Happy Chinese New Year everyone!
In 3rd Class this term we will be working on feeling good about ourselves and helping others to feel good about themselves! We decided that Mondays are the hardest day of the week because it’s back to work after a lovely weekend. So this is the day we have chosen for our Secret Compliment Buddies! […]
We had great fun in 3rd Class this month making lots of Christmas art – we really tapped into our creativity as we got into the festive spirit! We made a lovely Christmas scene for outside our classroom, filled with carol singers, Christmas trees and snowflakes! If you look closely you might recognise someone! We […]
As part of Mindfulness and Well-Being Awareness in our school, we in Ms Fahy’s class have decided to take 5 minutes every day to do some Mindfulness Colouring while listening to soothing music. We find this to be a very relaxing activity that helps us to calm our minds, while at the same time allowing […]