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Boy of the week!

November 9, 2018

This weeks boy of the week showed excellent behaviour & attention & did a great job with all of his work. Well done Colm!

Weather watch!

November 9, 2018

This week in our Geography lessons we have been discussing weather. We documented the weather each day in our books & on Thursday we re-enacted the weather forecast with Ms Sheehan. 

The boys loved dressing up as weather forecasters. We think we could give Met Eireann a run for their money! 

Mace Colouring Competition..

November 6, 2018

Congratulations to Tom who won a prize for his entry to the Mace colouring competition! Well done Tom, beautiful colouring!

Mercy Heroes dress up day..

October 25, 2018

Today our school participated in the annual Halloween dress up day in aid of the Mercy hospital. The boys really enjoyed coming to school in their costumes in aid of such a worthy cause. 

We also had a visitor to our classroom all the way from the Seven Seas....we were partly thrilled & partly terrified by the visit!

September and October artwork..

October 25, 2018

Take a look at some of the artwork we completed in the Senior Infant classroom over the past two months....

Birthday boy!

October 25, 2018

Happy 6th birthday Jayden! Our resident purple minion for the day today!

Boy of the Month

October 25, 2018

Huge congratulations to our Boy of the Month for October! This boy worked really hard all month, showed excellent behaviour & kindness to others... Well done Benard!

Boy of the week...

October 21, 2018

Congratulations to this weeks boy of the week Johan for his hard work & excellent behaviour. Well done Johan!

Birthday boys!

October 21, 2018

We had three Birthday boys in our class this week. Qasim, Jakub and Ciarán all turned 6 !

Star handwriters..

October 21, 2018

This weeks star handwriters; Ben, Rudi, Patrick, Jake and Jack !

More playtime fun....

October 15, 2018

Literacy Stations

October 15, 2018

We’ve really enjoyed station time during English classes over the last number of weeks. Look at us working hard! .....

Boy of the week!

October 15, 2018

Congratulations to our boy of the week who showed excellent behaviour & worked really hard all week. Excellent work Sam!

Boy of the week!

October 7, 2018

Congratulations to our fourth boy of the week for his excellent work this week. Well done Ciarán!

Birthday boy & superstar handwriters...

October 7, 2018

Well done to this weeks superstar handwriters ... Alex, Jakub & Benard. 

Also, a big happy birthday to Jack who turned 6 this Friday!!

Reading award!

October 7, 2018

Congratulations to Patrick on the award he received from Ms O Sullivan for excellent reading this week!

Playtime artwork!

October 7, 2018

Boy of the Month!

September 28, 2018

Congratulations to our first boy of the month!! Well done to Tom on an excellent first month in Senior Infants!

Birthday Boy!

September 27, 2018

Happy Birthday James... this weeks birthday boy!

Nature walk....

September 27, 2018

This week both Senior Infant classes went on a nature walk to see if we could spot the first signs of Autumn. Though it was warm enough to feel like Summer (!) we found lots of Autumnal leaves falling from the trees. Take a look below at what we collected!

Birthday boys, golden boot and star handwriters!

September 24, 2018

On Friday we had a double birthday celebration in our class! Happy sixth birthday to Johan and Usman!!

Last week we won the very first 'Golden Boot' of the year for our 'Walk on Wednesday' result. We walked, car pooled and used park and stride to get to school. The boys were delighted with our win!

Congratulations to our superstar hand writers this week - Tom, Roman, Jakub, Qasim and Sam - well done to all!

 

Boy of the week!

September 24, 2018

Congratulations to Adam; our third boy of the week. Excellent work Adam!

Welcome back...

September 17, 2018

A big welcome back to all students and their families after the Summer. Our first fortnight in Senior Infants has been a busy one! We look forward to keeping you updated about events over the coming term. Here are some pictures of us during playtime and photographs of our first two students of the week; well done to Luke and Qasim!

May and June

June 19, 2018

During the month of May we had visitors to our school from a teacher training college in America. Kelsey came to our class to observe us. She told us all about Ohio where she lives. We also learned about the Statue of Liberty in New York and made our very own liberty crowns with Kelsey.

Throughout May we learned all about capacity and electricity. We did our very own experiments including a static electricity experiment using balloons.

At the end of May both classes went on our school tour to the Maradyke. We had a great time, and particularly liked travelling to and from the centre in a double decker bus!

In June we did a class scavenger hunt in PE.... we got very competitive!

Just over a week left in Senior Infants now, and we're really looking forward to our summer holidays and to moving to First Class in September.

Handwriting Award

May 31, 2018

Congratulations to Ross on his excellent handwriting this week!

Handwriting award.

May 17, 2018

Congratulations to our handwriter of the week this week! Well done Arjun!

Handwriting Award!

May 4, 2018

Congratulations to Kiran on his excellent handwriting this week!

March and April.

April 30, 2018

During March and April we were busy both inside and outside the classroom! In March we went on a walkabout to check for the first signs of Spring in the local area. In class we experimented with percussion instruments and began practicing our letter and number formation during morning play-time.

We have had great fun practicing our gymnastics skills during P.E. time and have been learning about construction and homes in class. The boys have been busy making all kinds of constructions with lego and bricks!

Gaelgeoirí na Seachtaine!

March 16, 2018

Gaelgeoirí na seachtaine....

Comhghairdeas do Conal, Jack agus Séan. Maith sibh buachaillí!

Ceolchoirm sa halla - Seachtain na Gaeilge!

March 16, 2018

This Friday our 'ceolchoirm sa halla' marked the culmination of Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations. Well done to all senior infant boys on a fantastic performance!

World Book Day

March 8, 2018

The snow interrupted our World Book Day celebrations last week but we were delighted to get a second chance to dress up as our favourite characters today & celebrate books of all kinds!

February - Spring has Sprung!

February 28, 2018

During the month of February we have been learning all about Spring. We learned about the conditions needed to sustain new plant and animal life. Last week the boys planted seeds and are waiting patiently for flowers to bloom in class. We also made flower prints using forks, cue tips and other household items! We celebrated Valentines Day by making clay hearts and writing cards to our Mums and Dads. 

During morning playtime we have been exploring magnetism alongside our regular play stations. The boys had great fun finding magnetic objects around our classroom. 

The month of January

January 31, 2018

Throughout January we have been learning all about the world around us. We spent some time visiting different places on Google Earth. We had fun locating our school and doing a 'me on the map' activity.

We also learned all about the weather in our world as Gaeilge and made a promise to protect our world through recycling and other environmentally friendly practices!

Dogs for the Disabled

January 31, 2018

During the month of January we had a visit from Dogs for the disabled. We loved meeting all of the puppies in training!

 

Welcome

December 13, 2017

Welcome to our new class blog! We look forward to keeping you updated on class activities and events over the next term. Our first term in Senior Infants was a busy one! Recently, we have been preparing for our Christmas Concert. 

We cant wait for the holidays and the arrival of a special visitor.....!

Here is just some of the art we have done in the month of December.

Test

December 8, 2017

Test 8/12/17

Maths: Time- Making Clocks.

March 29, 2017

Saint Patrick's Day Art.

March 29, 2017

St. Patrick's Day- Green Day.

March 29, 2017

Seachtain na Gaeilge- Cluiche Bingo.

March 29, 2017