I’m an Author

Today, we did some of our free writing. During free writing time, we write and spell all of the words by ourselves. Our story today was about a monster. Here are some of our writings....

New iPad spelling apps for Senior Infants.

We have two new apps which we are using for revising pics sounds and formation – Letter Muncher and Spellyfish. These apps encourage us to sound out and complete the words with missing vowel and consonant sounds. It requires a lot of concentration but it’s...

Our Science experiment results!

Monday 17th November – Our Science results. We excitedly observed the results of our experiments from Science day last Friday. These photos show the results of Capillary action using celery. The blue coloured water was transported by capillary action around the...

Science Day 2014

As part of National Science week, we had our science day on Friday November 14th. We had a great day. We started the day looking at capillary action in plants and chemical reactions in metals. We then proceeded to make treasure slime and fireworks and much more! We...

Our local Garda pays a visit!

On November 13th, two of the local Gardai visited the school. Their names were Alan and Noel. They brought us high-vis vests and talked about their work. They showed us their jackets, belts, some weapons and the hand-cuffs. We were lucky enough to try them on and even...

Charlie’s visit home!

On October 10th, Charlie finally began his journal based on his visit to each of our homes. Each evening, he visits with each of us and we record his visit using the digital camera and Charlie’s Diary. We then upload and save them in school the following morning...