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Kandinsky 

We learned all about Kandinsky. He was a famous Russian artist who loved abstract art. Kandinsky liked to listen to music while he created his artwork. We examined his piece of art called ‘Squares with concentric circles’. We put on Kandinsky’s favourite music and we got to use his very own oil pastels to create […]

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Meditation and Yoga in 1st Class

Although we are all very busy in the run up to Christmas, First Class took some time out this morning to meditate and do some yoga. It was a lovely way to start the day! Today we focused on feeling compassionate towards ourselves and others. We were nicely relaxed for the rest of the day! […]

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Magical Worry Plaque

We found out today that a magical worry plaque had been delivered to Ms N√≠ Bhreach√°in from the fairies! We went with our whole class to visit the plaque in the lobby and it was very exciting! You can give your worries to the fairies by placing your hand on the plaque. When you think […]

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We Love to Read!

People who love to read, read in lots of different places. We LOVE to read cuddled up with our blankets and pillows in school!   It means that we see reading as a treat rather than a chore.           ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† […]

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Playground Games in 1st Class

We had great fun playing some playground games in PE today. We really liked the elastics game. Our teacher and Grainne used to play it when they were small! We decided we wanted to play elastics during our break time too. It really got us moving!     

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More Magic in Room 1!

We had a VERY exciting Friday in room 1! Our fairies visited before we came to school and they decorated our classroom with lots of twinkle lights! It looked very pretty! We also got some magic pencils, wrapped in gold, that made our handwriting so neat that we could hardly believe our eyes! You can […]

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Halloween in 1st Class

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† We had a great day on Friday! We all dressed up in super duper costumes to raise money for Temple Street and to celebrate Halloween. Some of us really scared our teacher, which was especially fun! We had a costume parade with the whole school in the hall. It was […]

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A Little Magic!

We were so excited to find out that we have not one, but TWO fairies living behind our fairy door in Room 1! After we placed our fairy door, a brother and sister fairy moved into our classroom and have been making themselves at home. They hang up their clothes on their clothes line at […]

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