Active Youth Challenge 2017

We have really enjoyed playing a variety of games and activities with Ger over the term! We have learned new skills when running, jumping, throwing and teamwork that we can apply to any sports or activities from now on. It felt wonderful to receive the certificates...

Capacity!

Throughout Senior Infants we have been learning about the importance of measurement! We have looked at how to measure time, weight and length! This time we were looking at capacity! We explored this by pouring, comparing and observing different amounts into different...

Check Out Our Designs!

We have been so busy creating and designing t-shirts and bags this term. We had to plan carefully what we were going to create and we were so excited to get started on cutting, knotting, painting and stamping. There were lots of things to think about when designing...

We are scientists!

  We have been investigating floating and sinking this week in our science lessons. First we sorted our objects into lots of different categories. We sorted by size, by weight, by sound and by material. Next we predicted which objects would float and which ones...

Our green fingered gardeners

Our class are becoming great gardeners. Each week we have 2 gardeners who care for our class plants. In the school garden we have also been exploring how Mangetout peas grow from a seed. We observed and recorded photos of them sprouting, growing a stalk, buds and how...

Green Fingers are back!

In Senior Infants we really enjoy learning about how everything around us grows such as plants, animals and even ourselves! In the first term we planted broad beans and learned how to take care of them. This term we have been very busy growing cress seeds and now we...