Author Archive | Orla Manscier

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Senior Infants Room 6

There was great excitement in Senior Infants on Wednesday when some crew from Dublin Fire Brigade visited us in their fire engine. We were delighted to have a go spraying water from the fire hose and to get into the fire engine for a look around.

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Lego Club

Lego club is up and running in Senior Infants. We are working as engineers, suppliers and architects. We loved our weekly challenge and both groups managed to save our Legoman. Can’t wait for week 2!

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Science experiments in Room 6

Today, Senior Infants in Room 6 were investigating how animals stay warm in winter. We used Ziploc bags and butter to create blubber and compared how cold the water felt with and without the extra layer. They discovered that an extra layer of fur and blubber keep animals like the polar bear warm in cold […]

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Wooly Wards Farm Room 1

Wooly Wards Farm Room 1

Junior Infants from Room 1 visited Wooly Wards Farm. They had a great time learning about all the animals, riding a pony, making arts and crafts and petting the rabbits and chicks. We had so much fun with our friends. Check out some of our pics

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Our Homes in Room 1

We had great fun and learned so much about ‘Houses and Homes’ during November. We learned all about the types of houses and homes people live in, the different rooms in our houses, various jobs around the house and our families. In the role play corner we cooked and enjoyed a meal together. We looked […]

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Junior Infants Room 1

Junior Infants in Room 1 have had a busy September. We’ve made lots of new friends, learned lots of new songs and nursery rhymes. We’ve been working really hard. Here’s some of the things we’ve gotten up to. Here we are enjoying raising the Health Promoting Flag. Gabi showed us around the garden and we […]

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Art Club

For the last couple of weeks Art Club have been learning about line and shape. We took at look at the Spanish artist Joan Miro and explored how he used line and shape to create weird and wonderful creatures. We had a go at creating our own Miro inspired creatures.           […]

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