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Maths Stations in First Class!

In First Class we are working on addition, 2D and 3D shapes in our maths stations! We love Maths! See some photos….


Maths Games in Junior Infants

We played different maths games recently to practice turn taking, counting, matching, memorising, comparing and winning and losing graciously.


Shapes in the Environment

Today we went outside to find examples of different shapes. We found lots of rectangles, squares, circles and semi-circles but not many triangles. There were lots of large shapes on the basketball court that we could all stand on and walk around.


Senior Infant’s Maths week

              We played maths games every morning for Maths Week. Some of our parents came in to play the games with us. It was good fun. We enjoyed maths week.


2nd Class Maths Trail

Last week second class went outside to do a maths trail as part of maths week. During computers they worked in pairs to write a couple of sentences about the trail. We did a maths trail. The easiest bit was the table tops. We thought the front yard was the most fun. By Conor + Oisín D We did strides around the track we
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First Class Maths Trail

Last week First Class did a maths trail using Ipods and QR codes! We had great fun!


First class learning subtraction

We were learning all about subtraction in a fun way today. Here we are doing our activities.  


Sweet Shapes in Senior Infants!

We made 2-D and 3-D shapes using marshmallows and spaghetti. When we used long spaghetti, our shapes were shaky and unsteady, so we decided to break the spaghetti in half.  Our shapes became more stable.  We made squares, triangles, rectangles, diamonds, cubes, pyramids, and cuboids. “I put pieces of spaghetti inside the squares of my cube to make it more steady, then it made four triangles inside the
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3D Shapes

Pupils in The Glen have been learning about 2D and 3D shapes over the past couple of weeks. We learned the names of the different shapes and did some work on them. We also made some of the shapes using polydron. Today we constructed some 3D shapes using mini marshmallows and cocktail sticks. We made cubes, cuboids, square pyramids and triangular pyramids. We ate
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Senior Infants know their Shapes!

Senior Infants used Ipods to take photos of 2D shapes in our Environment! We found lots of 2D shapes outside our school. Here are just a few..the school windows are made from 6 square window panes which altogether make a rectangle! The front doors are rectangular as is the letter box! There are triangles in the flower boxes and we saw circles in the wheels of
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