The girls in both Ms. Adam’s class and Ms. O’Driscoll’s class had a brilliant active week! On Monday, the learnt some badminton skills from Mr. Canavan. On Tuesday, there was great excitement for sports day as they worked in their teams to earn points by completing the different activities. On Wednesday, they learnt how to […]
The girls in 2nd class have been learning all about water! In maths, they have been learning all about capacity and how to measure in millilitres and litres. In SESE they looked at the different stages of the water cycle. Finally, today they got to have fun in the sun painting with water!
The girls in room 11 have had a great last week of term 2! They really showed their creative side to create some gorgeous Easter wreaths. They also had great fun following the clues the parents association had set up as part of the Easter egg hunt and they especially loved the end when they […]
The girls in 2nd class have worked very hard the past week making decorations for the Maypark Winter Wonderland. Today they took a trip to hang up their snowflakes and to take a look at all the other decorations in the park.
Since returning to school 2nd class have been busy having lots of fun! In our first week, we read the story “Mega Magic Hair Swap” and talked about how we are all unique. We drew self portraits focusing on the things which makes us special. We also drew portraits in Picasso’s cubism style. Another interesting […]
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, […]
As part of Engineering Week, Second and Third Class took part in a Lego Workshop today. Each girl was given a Lego kit and instruction manual and set about constructing a swing boat. The girls showed great focus and determination throughout the workshop. The results were fantastic. I think there are some future engineers in […]
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…)
The girls in Second Class have been doing some excellent work in Maths. We have been working on self assessment and we also had great fun dressing up as 2D shapes! We loved our 2D shapes so much that we didn’t want to take them off! We also showed off our excellent moves when we […]