Meeting the Chicks and Ducklings

Meeting the Chicks and Ducklings

There has been great excitement in our school with the arrival of our 4 chicks and 2 ducklings. The children in Ms Kilkenny’s class had a wonderful Monday afternoon surprise with a visit from the 2 ducklings. The children were very gentle and calm when the...
The Garden Centre in Ms Kilkenny’s Class

The Garden Centre in Ms Kilkenny’s Class

The children in Ms Kilkenny’s class really enjoyed exploring the Garden Centre theme. They loved getting to work in the role play area, gathering vegetables to make vegetable soup, mowing the lawn, working in the Garden Centre, arranging flowers and so much...
Partitioning Through Play

Partitioning Through Play

We had great fun in school this week working in groups learning about partitioning! Using simple sorting rings, we made sets using the cubes from our rainbow tray. We then closed the ring to partition the set. We made sure to use lots of language to explain what we...
Lá Glas in Ms. Henry’s Class

Lá Glas in Ms. Henry’s Class

We had great day celebrating Lá Glas in Ms. Henry’s class. Everyone came in dressed up in beautiful green clothing and we had a Céilí Mór in the hall dancing to ‘The Walls of Limerick’.We learned a song about St. Patrick as Gaeilge and we also drew a picture of him...
Ms. Henry’s Class Have Green Fingers

Ms. Henry’s Class Have Green Fingers

Last week we planted sunflower seeds in class and we have been minding them by giving them sunlight, heat and water. We were amazed this week when we noticed that they had started to grow! Hopefully in a few weeks the weather will be a little warmer and we will be...
Checking out the Chicks!

Checking out the Chicks!

In Ms. Henry’s Junior Infants, we have been so excited with the new arrivals in our school! We went up to see the eggs in the incubator and we visited the little chicks after they had hatched, we even managed to see an egg tooth! We regularly watch them on the webcam...