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Garden Centre Opening Soon! 

A new garden centre is opening in Room 6 soon! Senior infants made posters for their new garden centre. They included loads of important information! We also went out looking at flowers and buds. We searched for minibeasts and found a few around the school garden!  We love play time in Senior infants and we love discovering […]

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Reading in the sun

6th class and Ms Barry’s senior infants made the most of the sunny weather by reading outside. Instead of sitting inside 6th class took their reading buddies outside with a variety of big books. 

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3rd Class at the Ark

On Friday, 3rd Class went on a trip to the Ark art studio in the city centre. We listened to an artist talk about her work and then we did some art of our own! First we did a portrait of a friend using pencil and paint. Then we did a self-portrait using a mirror […]

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At Home

The theme in playtime last month was At Home. The boys and girls in Senior Infants have such wonderful imaginations! Playing as mammy, daddy, baby, sister and brother, they came up with all sorts of stories and used fantastic language while communicating with each other!  They played in the doll house and  built houses with […]

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Mindfulness Colouring 

Senior infants have been enjoying mindfulness colouring. They enjoy the quiet time that they spend colouring each day! Mindfulness is a great skill to learn and the children are getting good at relaxing and staying calm while they are colouring. They have special pictures and colouring pencils to help them to concentrate!

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Entrepreneurs in 6th class

This year 6th class are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. Over the past couple of months we have been coming up with different business ideas and earlier on in the month we presented the top 4 ideas to the ‘Dragons’ in a Dragon’s Den style activity. The idea that they thought would be […]

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