Space Theme

Space Theme

We have been working on the space theme in the junior room this term.  We have had great fun building puzzles of the solar system, making our very own replica International Space Station, playing with toy rockets and even role playing with our very own class rocket! ...
Numicon

Numicon

We have started working with Numicon in the junior room – it has been great fun.  Our junior and senior infants are really fast at recognising and organising the numbers from 1 to 10 and our first class even managed to make a hundred...
Geography time

Geography time

We have been talking about our school in geography and this week we took the time to have a closer look.  We went outside to explore the school grounds and we sketched the school building – trying to make sure we had enough windows and doors.  It was a difficult...
Myself theme

Myself theme

During September we have been looking at the theme of myself.  We have spent some time talking about the similarities and differences between each other and this week we made dolls to look like ourselves.  They are on display outside our classroom and really brighten...
Our new junior infants

Our new junior infants

Our new junior infants have settled into school really well and are now working hard.  We are learning our letter sounds following the Jolly Phonics programme and have been singing songs, sorting sounds, writing letters and we are even started to read words.  We have...
Halloween stories

Halloween stories

First class had great fun preparing Halloween stories over the last few weeks.  Here are some of them we hope you like them. Chloe’s Story Owen’s Story Amber’s Story Ben’s Story Grace’s Story Liam’s Story Mollie’s Story...