1st Class

Science Week in Ms. Friel’s class

Science Week in Ms. Friel’s class

We had fun doing experiments during Science week. We used lots of different items and sweets(yum!) to carry out the experiments.  Take a look through the photographs  Mixing PaintsWe mixed the primary colours red, blue and yellow to make the secondary colours purple,...

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Oiche Shamhna

Oiche Shamhna

We had lots of different characters in Rang a h-aon on Friday before we finished up for our Mid- term break.We had fun playing bingo as Gaeilge, with words such as puimcín, fáinne, púca, cailleach, ceann cait agus vaimpír.We learned the poem ‘Halloween Party‘ and sang...

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Fun with Balloons!

Fun with Balloons!

P.E.We had good fun doing P.E. with balloons. We played games such as balloon tennis, keep-it-up, and various other balloon races. There were plenty of burst balloons at the end of the class!  ScienceWe used what was left of the balloons for science experiments. ...

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Mrs O’Donnell’s Outdoor Classroom

Mrs O’Donnell’s Outdoor Classroom

Thursday 19th of May was Outdoor Classroom Day and Mrs O’Donnell’s class were busy outside. First of all, the children completed an activity based on ‘Our Five Senses’.  The children looked for things that they could hear, see, taste, smell and touch and they recorded...

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Junk Art – Mrs Friel’s Class

Junk Art – Mrs Friel’s Class

We had great fun making things from “Junk” materials. Our classroom was quite a sight at the end of the day. Our uniforms too!! First we collected boxes of different shapes and sizes. We then got our heads together in groups of 2/3 and played with the “ junk “...

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Seachtain na Gaeilge – Rang a h-aon

Seachtain na Gaeilge – Rang a h-aon

Rinne muid cuid mhór rudaí do Sheachtain na Gaeilge. Gaeilgeoir an Lae was awarded every day to the child who made the most effort in the class to converse in Irish. We had an art competition based on the seanfhocail - Níl aon tinteán mar do thinteán féin and Ní hé lá...

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Catholic Schools’ Week

Catholic Schools’ Week

During Catholic schools week in Mrs Friel's class,  the children discussed and drew a picture of their special talent, recognising that we are all unique, special and born with different talents, strengths and gifts. The children also made a card for their...

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Christmas Art

Christmas Art

The children produced some lovely Christmas art work during the month of December which included Christmas trees, snowmen, a nativity scene and  Christmas wreaths. The room will look very bare when they take them home next week!

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Science in 1st Class

Science in 1st Class

In Science this week the children were sorting items into different groups based on what material they were made from. We had items made from wood, fabric, rubber, metal and glass.

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