Author Archive | Rachel Adams

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Playtime games for all!

Today marked the first day of our new initiative to make our break times even more inclusive. It was a great success! The girls in 5th class led the activities and there was huge excitement on yard. The bigger girls were very busy making sure everyone was included and catered for. It was lovely to […]

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Meet the Student Council Candidates!

These lucky pupils from our senior classes moved to the next round of voting today in the hopes of achieving a place on the Student Council. They worked very hard to get their class vote and will now have a week to canvass their schoolmates for a vote in the final election! Exciting times ahead! […]

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Student Council Elections

There was great excitement this week as Student Council class elections got underway. The girls in the senior classes have been very busy writing speeches, making campaign posters, canvassing and coming up with great ideas with their election teams. Today each class chose their 4 class candidates who will now go on to compete in […]

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Fun in Fifth!

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.  

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We are all teachers!

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 […]

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Remembering Princess Evie

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 […]

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Super Days in Second Class!

    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 […]

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Junior Achievement in 2nd Class

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!

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We are Book Reviewers in 2nd Class!

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 […]

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