We had fun today bringing poetry to life through drama. Our expression was excellent and we enjoyed working together on a funny poem called “I’m Being Abducted by Aliens”! We also had a great dance class with a special dance teacher. It was very enjoyable.
Author Archive | Rachel Adams
The girls in 5th have been learning all about study skills in recent weeks. They have been busy learning how to both take notes during lessons and how to create mind maps as a study aid. Today we had some volunteer teachers who helped the class to revise some of the topics that we have […]
As we begin this new school year, we remember our beautiful friend Evie, who lit up this world for far too short a time but whose presence touched and changed everyone who knew her for the better. Evie was beyond loved in the halls and classrooms of our school. She was adored by everyone who […]
We were very busy today in room ten! We worked very hard on our 3D shapes this morning and even made our own 3D shape books! We also finished our “I am…” pictures. We loved making these pictures because everyone in the class wrote lovely things about each other and this made us […]
A huge thank you to Liadain from Citi Bank who has visited us every week for the past 5 weeks to run the Junior Achievement programme. We learnt all about how businesses in our community work and even had some fun with rap music! We were presented with our certificates of completion today! Thanks Liadain!
We are very excited to be taking part in Children’s Books Ireland shadowing scheme for this year. As part of the scheme, we have the chance to rate the finalists for the Children’s Book Awards and we’re looking forward to sending our votes in so we can help choose the winner! Today we read a […]
In Our Lady of Consolation, we pride ourselves in our warm, inclusive school environment. In keeping with this, 2nd Class have been doing a lot of work leading up to today, World Down Syndrome Day, 2019. They have listened to, discussed and read beautiful books about diversity, they have been learning sign language since September, […]
We had a lot of fun today working on our Maths and Irish skills through games. It’s a great way to reinforce what we’ve been learning – especially the more tricky content!
We’ve had a very busy week this week in our class! On Monday we had a final and very important choir rehearsal to get ready for Corfheile. We also had great fun in our music lesson, dancing and playing instruments. On Tuesday we represented our school in the Corfheile event in Tallaght. There were lots […]
We have been very busy working on our literacy skills over the past few months. Teacher is very impressed with our progress in reading and writing! We are literacy superstars! Have a look at what we have been getting up to: (more…)