Cumann na mBunscol competition

Congratulations to the boys and girls from 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th classes who got through to the semi-finals of the Cumann na mBunscol competition after beating the Gaelscoil at St. Marys. Thanks to Gerry and Ruth for coaching the two teams.

Football – Cumman na mBunsco

Well done to all the children who took part in the first matches of the the Cumman na mBunscol. Both the girls team and the boys team won both their games. A big thank you to Ruth Goodwin and Gerry Kilfeather for the coaching.

The Pet Shop

Our Aistear topic at the moment is the pet shop. We have a pet shop in class we have also painted pictures of our pets or pets we would like.

Junior Infants In the Glen

On Friday we spent the morning in the Glen making pizzas, playing in the ball pool, playing with the big bricks and trying out the balance activities, the tunnel and swing chair.  We really enjoyed our morning in the Glen.

Junior Infants Making Pizzas

On Friday morning we made our own pizzas. Breda Heffernan helped us, she brought in balls of dough which we flattened to make the bases, we then put on tomato sauce and our choice of toppings – cheese, ham, tomato and salami. The pizzas went into the oven to cook. We ate them outside. Thank you Breda we really enjoyed making pizzas.

Lissadell House Tour 4th Class 2018

Blog Post written by 4th Class. Introduction: On the 19th of April 4th class went to see Lissadell House.The journey was a half an hour to Lissadell House.On the way, we saw a statue of Constance being released from prison. Then we saw the beach,not too far from the statue. Then we arrived at Lissadel house.But first,we saw Alpacas,three alpacas. When we got there we
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GAA mini sevens

Well done to  Zoe Gordon, Orna Murphy, Lisa Kilfeather, Nessa O’Sullivan, Eva White, Áine Harte, Lauren Healy, Susannah Gilligan and Anna McDaniel who represented the school in the mini sevens finals in Collooney on Thursday 12th April. Unfortunately they lost out to Rathcormac in the semi-final.

Orienteering – Second Class

Second Class took part in an orienteering lesson with Ms.James. They worked in pairs to find matching cards under cones around the astro pitch. It was a lot of fun!

The Dentist

Today we had a visit from Eimear Cleary in connection with our Aistear topic – The Dentist. We looked at how different drinks affect our teeth and how to clean our teeth properly. We learned that some foods are bad for our teeth if we eat them too often and that we should brush our teeth twice a day. We counted out the amount
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Congratulations to the children that participated in the GAAmigos skills competition last Friday.   Congratulations also to the girls and Ruth who won their two matches today and are through to the mini sevens semi final.