Classes

Last Term in 3rd Class!

What a brilliant final term we’ve had here in 3rd class! Over the last number of weeks we were learning how to play the ukulele with Shane and the class can already play the song ROAR by Katy Perry – stay tuned as there are definitely some musicians in the making! The class had an absolute …

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June came too soon – Áine’s 2nd Class

Revision, collaborative learning and fun were the priorities of June in 2nd Class! English:  We got loads of mileage from the wordless picture book ‘Flotsam’ by David Wiesner. (Flotsam means ‘anything that floats’). Being wordless with only illustrations to tell the story, the children practised observing, wondering and inferring meaning. Initially they worked on summarising …

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Spellings for June

31st May-4th June I live in a small house. I always walk to school. Will you come down to visit me? Word detective- al (always,also, walk, talk) 7-11th June The water in the sink is very cold. Could I get a drink from the sink? I think there are lots of thirsty children here. Word …

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The Darling Buds of May – Áine’s 2nd Class

English:  We revised the ‘report’ genre by doing a project about France. The children researched France using books, the internet and watching a video. They worked in pairs to collect their information and create a large colourful report poster with images and facts. During presentation of their work, the children introduced themselves and presented three …

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