Halloween

Halloween

Halloween was indeed a spooky affair in Ughtyneill this year. We had some amazing costumes and celebrated the day with lots of treats, not to mention some tricks...
GAA Coaching

GAA Coaching

The children absolutely love going to Cormeen for the sessions with the GAA coach. Its great for the children to perfect their football and team skills while having lots of fun at the same time. Here’s a little peek at what the Senior Room got up to last...
Minibeast Hunt

Minibeast Hunt

Today in the Senior Room we went looking for some minibeasts in the playground. We ticked them off on our checklist as we found them. Turns out our playground is a thriving microhabitat for lots of minibeasts including worms, woodlice, ladybirds and...
Engineering week 2019

Engineering week 2019

We had great fun with Lego We Do as part of Engineering week. Working in pairs we took on several challenges. We reflected on the process and had some thoughts on what worked well and what difficulties we...
Fun in the sun

Fun in the sun

The girls in the senior room have been making the most of the good weather.  They set up a high jump on the grass during the week and while we associate playgrounds with the junior room the sixth class girls showed us that they are still just big kids at heart!  The...
Sports

Sports

We have been having a great time over the past few weeks as Eddie from Moynalty GAA has been working with us.  The sun has been shining and we’ve been learning throwing, catching and kicking skills.  He has also taught us some great games.  We look forward to...