We have been working very hard in first class since we came back to school after the Christmas break. In our English writing workshops we were focussing on poetry. We learned what smilies are and what is meant by onomatopoeia. We had great fun learning a poem by Spike Milligan called ‘On the ning nang ning’. We also learned about the life of the famous Continue Reading
We are so lucky to work closely with Richmond Barracks, as through our work with them last year and with some support from Dublin city council, our school has won a large grant to continue our work on the ‘Stories from the Garrison’ project. Mr. Dillons class will be working on it for around 22 weeks adn we look forward to hearing all about it.
The Diversity Committee have come up with the wonderful idea of learning Hello, Goodbye & Thank You in a variety of languages. We are going to start with Romanian for the remainder of January. We have asked our Romanian children for some help and we will use google to help us with pronunciation. e.g. La Revedere =goodbye From February 1st to Midterm we will Continue Reading
We will host our annual Grandparents Day breakfast next Wednesday in the Parents Room. This is always a lovely occasion for children and their grandparents. Grandparents are such an important part of our children lives and they shape their lives in many ways growing up.
Our school had four teams participating in the Credit Union Quiz(Inchicore/Ballyfermot district) on Friday 26th of January. They practiced so hard both at school and at school and they were a credit to our school with their positive attitudes and excellent behaviour. Well done to all!👏👏🤓
Junior Infants have been working very hard since coming back to school after the Christmas break and as a treat we made cupcakes today. The children were very busy weighing ingredients, mixing them together and adding the mixture into bun cases. We learned lots of new words and for some of us it was the first time we’d ever made buns! When they had finished Continue Reading
We are delighted to inform all parents that we are providing a 6 week cookery class to show us how to cook healthy food easily and cheaply. It will take place in the parents room next Monday January 15th in the Parents Room from 9:30-12:00. There must be 12 parents signed up for the course to go ahead and you will need to attend every Continue Reading
Zumba for parents starts back on Wednesday January 17th in the hall 9:30-10:30. This is the best craic and a super fun way to kick start those new years fitness resoultions.
This is a group for parents that is being set up for all parents to share their parenting experiences with each other and parents can learn from each other. This is really useful if there are some problems with behaviour you are encountering at home and you can learn some really good tips and tricks without any judgement. This is starting on Thursday 18th of Continue Reading
Strand: Living Things Strand Unit: Human Life 6th Class Ms.Glynn Some children in 6th class took a trip to Trinity as part of the TAP programme. The first activity they took part in involved judging a cake competition based in the human anatomy. The brain cake was the real hit of the day. Continue Reading