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Champions League of Novels in 6th Class

This week Mr. Quinn announced that we would be voting for our favourite novel we have read this year in sixth class. We have read four books this year. The first book we read was Wonder by RJ Palacio. The theme of this book bullying. The main character was Auggie and he was a special boy who was overcoming the struggles of middle school.
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Snow in Ransboro!

4th Class had a lot of fun in the snow yesterday! Take a look at the pictures.


Saint Brigid’s Day Crosses

Today is Saint Brigid’s Day. Brigid used the crosses to represent the love of God. She used the rushes from the floor when she was sitting with a dying pagan chieftain and began to weave them in to a cross. The chieftain was curious and asked her what she was doing. Brigid replied and told him the story of God. He became a Christian
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Our New Build

A few days ago we decided to do a report about the new build. As you know for the last few months we have heard the banging and sawing of the builders at work. So we thought you would like to read about the new building and facts about it. After some preparation we interviewed the builder Brendan Kilrehill. We all came up with
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Christmas in Junior Infants 2018

We’ve been very busy making decorations, singing in the church, playing in our Christmas area and getting VERY exited about Christmas.


Lego Fun!

We are using Lego as a team building exercise. We have to describe and give instructions to each other about how to build Lego creations. We also have to listen carefully to make sure that your creation is right. The first thing that we built was a rocket. Then we built a ship. Today we finished our dinosaur. We had to make some changes
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Second Class go All Out for African Theme

The kids of Second class have been working on the African theme far a while now. And we were lucky enough to report on their work. Second class have enjoyed reading many books about the African topic. Here are a few: : A is for Africa. : Flat Stanley, African Discovery. : The Ugly Five. Second class have also made many fabulous art pieces.(Those
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Line Points Treat

We got the most line points over the last two weeks; as a treat we played on the space hoppers and scooters.


Buddies and Junior Infants

On Friday our buddies from 6th class worked with us. They helped us make giraffes and we talked about the different body parts and the colours we used.


First Class Halloween!