Speech & Language Classes

A poem for Denise

A poem for Denise

Denise could not come to our class today so our class wrote this poem about her. We think she will like it.                          Denise Denise comes to our class every Wednesday. She writes poems and she asks questions. Denise has curly hair, wears cardigans and...

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Poetry from Denise

Poetry from Denise

Poet and artist Denise Blake is coming into our class every Wednesday. She talks to us and helps us to come up with great ideas and words and then, like magic, she puts them all together and, hey presto we have a poem. We wrote one called "Colours" and another called...

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Visit to the Library

Visit to the Library

The children from The Speech and Language classes went to the library this morning. The librarian read a lovely story about what happens in the library after dark. We then went to the Post Office and bought stamps to put on our Christmas cards. We then posted the...

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Acrostic Poems

Tommy James helped to compose this beautiful acrostic poem about Autumn. We all really enjoyed this activity and we had so many great words and ideas.

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Speech & Language Classes Go To Town!

Speech & Language Classes Go To Town!

We had the best day ever in Letterkenny. We went to Lidl where we had to find a lot of different fruit and vegetables. We had worksheets to fill in and we looked very important with our clipboards and high visibility vests. We called in to the pet shop where we saw...

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Aisling’s Class

Our Principal Ms Slevin is very lucky. Every time Aisling’s class bake they bring her a treat. Today, the girls brought a sausage roll to Ms Slevin. It had a lovely shiny crust because they put an egg wash on it. Ms Slevin ate ever bit of it – even the crumbs! It was...

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What a day for the beach!

What a day for the beach!

                    The sun was shining, the sun cream was on and armed with buckets and spades we set of on anther journey. This time to the beach. We were very lucky to have the weather on our side and we all had a...

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Our Trip to Letterkenny

The children from Julie's and Aisling's classes were out and about in Letterkenny.   First, we visited the library where Fiona read some stories and poem to us.   We went to the Post Office where we each bought a stamp for our Easter cards. We posted them into the...

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Painted Rocks

Aisling brought these lovely smooth stones back from the beach at Arranmore. McKenzie came up with these lovely creations. What a talent!

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World Book Day

World Book Day

Today we celebrated world book day looking at all the different ways you can use books, listen to stories and share.   We had a me reader, a tonie box and some pop up books. The pop up books were the greatest hit of the day.   Happy World Book Day from...

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Pancake Tuesday in Julie’s Class

Pancake Tuesday in Julie’s Class

Yummy Pancakes Today was Pancake Tuesday. We loved working together to make our very own pancakes. We loved it even more when it was time to eat them. Gerry loved banana on his, Ella loved honey on hers and Katie Marie loved hers plain. Everyone loved Nutella too. We...

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Pancake Tuesday in Aisling’s Class

Pancake Tuesday in Aisling’s Class

The children from Aisling's class made pancakes today. We put flour, a pinch of salt, a whisked egg, some melted butter and some milk into a bowl and we mixed it all together. We  poured the mixture onto a hot pan to cook it.  We used bananas, syrup, nutella and lemon...

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Science Week in Aisling’s Class

Science Week in Aisling’s Class

For Science week we did lots of exciting experiments in our class and then the children repeated some of them again at home. We made boats using loads of different materials to see which ones would float and which ones would sink.  

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Baking in Aisling’s Class

Baking in Aisling’s Class

We also love to bake or make something in our class each Thursday. We have our very own “Mary Berry” who helps us with this. We made delicious pizza, sausage rolls, shortbread, and we even made a chocolate cake at Hallowe’en!

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Nature walks and scavenger hunts in Aisling’s class

Nature walks and scavenger hunts in Aisling’s class

The children from Aisling’s class love to go out for nature walks and scavenger hunts. We sometimes put on our high visibility vests and walk up the road to see all the little ponies in the field. We are making the most of our new running track too.

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