"Sadie has been busy working on her art today. She created a Crab using her handprints and added the beach and a beautiful sun to her painting. Well done Sadie. Keep up the great work!"
"Odhran has been keeping very busy with his aistear creating and playing with his farm outside. He has been busy preparing all the machinery. Odhran has also created some beautiful paintings with all the lovely materials available at home. Well done Odhran. Keep up the great work!"
"Lucille has been very busy learning about the lifecycle of a butterfly this week and has created her own beautiful butterfly using materials available at home! Well done Lucille. Keep up the great work!"
"Cian has been busing making soap to help fight the corona virus and planting beanstalks with his brother. Let's hope they grow high Cian! Keep up the great work"
"Cian has been very busy this week being very creative with his fish. After listening to the story of The Rainbow Fish and learning about what you would see above, on and under the water he designed and created his own fish! Well done Cian. Keep up the hard work!"
"Eoghan completed more of his SESE this week which combined with Maths- counting and numbers. He completed his work on the butterfly by colouring by number. Well Done Eoghan! Keep it up!"
"Eoghan has been keeping busy with his SESE work and completed an activity on how to care for dogs. He circled the items that a dog would need. Well done Eoghan. Keep up the hard work!"
Sadie has been very busy working through the levels on Phonics Hero and has completed great work in SESE. Keep up the hard work Sadie. Well done!"
"Conor has been busy working on his number formation and finding words in a wordsearch. He has been busy using the new Phonics Hero and enjoying playing the games to move through the levels. Well done Conor. Keep up the hard work!".
"Rhys has been busy working on his Maths activities. He has been working on the concept of money and now is on to combining two sets together to find the total of the sum. Well done Rhys, keep up the great work!".
"Cian has been working really hard on his Maths this week. He has been counting 1c, 2c and 5c coins and finding how many of each that he had. He has been adding two sets of numbers together to find the total of the sum. Well done Cian, keep up the hard work".
"Odhrán has been working really hard on his Math's. He has been learning all about 1c, 2c and 5c coins and had a pretend game of going to the shop to see what he could buy. Well done Odhrán. Keep up the hard work!".
Jasmine enjoying working on the new Phonics Hero activities. A little break from the workbook activities that will add a little fun into learning her phonics skills".
"Eoghan has been very busy working on 1c, 2c and 5c coins. He has been sorting and counting them. He has been learning to form his numbers 0-5 and counting spots up to number 5. Well done Eoghan and keep up the great work!"
"Sadie has been very busy with her independent handwriting. She has been working on capital letters, finger spaces and full stops in her news copy. Keep up the hard work Sadie, well done! And I miss you all too ".
"Donncha has been very busy at his Maths work. He has been tracing and writing number 5 and drawing a set of 5. He has started to add sets of numbers to get the combined total of the sum! Well done Donncha, keep up the hard work!".
"Lucille has been working really hard on her independent handwriting in her news copy. She has great use of capital letters, finger spaces, full stops and keeping between the lines. She has also been learning to draw and has created beautiful donuts, unicorns and a panda. Well done Lucille. Keep up the hard work!"
"Odhrán has been working really hard on his independent handwriting in his news copy. He has been using capital letters, finger spaces and working on staying between the lines. Well done Odhrán. Keep it up!".
"Cian has been busy writing in his news copy. He has been working hard on his capital letters, finger spaces and full stops in his independent handwriting. And has added a lovely picture of a sunny May day. Well done Cian. Keep up the hard work".
"Rhys has been enjoying the outdoors with his sister Amber. They have been completing a spring nature hunt and out on their bikes. Rhys has been busy writing in his news copy showing great use of capital letters, finger spaces and full stops. After all his handwriting he drew a beautiful picture of the cow. Keep up the hard work Rhys and enjoy the new calves!"
"Peter has been working very hard on his handwriting. He has been keeping between the lines and adding a lovely pre-cursive curl to his letter h. Well done Peter!"
"Eoghan has been busy working on his independent handwriting in his News Copy. He has been using capital letters and has shown good spacing and lovely presentation. Keep up the hard work Eoghan!"
"Donncha has been working hard on his handwriting, writing out a recipe for rice krispie buns. He has been staying on the line and adding a pre-cursive curl along with a lovely presentation. He has also been playing with his siblings and playing outdoors and in the forest. Well done Donncha!
"Aaron has been busy with his tracing and handwriting... showing a really good pincer grip and holding the page with his other hand. He has been having fun outdoors in the garden and playing lots of games with his siblings"
Peter working from home and keeping - Active April 2020
"Lucille has been keeping busy with her school work, playing outside and playing with her siblings. The good weather has meant lots of fun on water slides, swings and exploring outdoors".
Cúan has been very busy with his school work. He has been searching for robins and even found one! After reading and writing about food- pizza, pancakes and rice krispies buns he made some delicious pizzas. It's a busy time at home with arts and crafts and he has been enjoying the outdoors with his little brothers"
"Odhran has been very busy working on his handwriting tracing and writing the letter x. He has been busy outside in the garden and he made home pancakes with banana toppings after reading the story 'Let's Make Pancakes'. "
"Jasmine has been working very hard on her letter tracing and handwriting skills... sitting beautifully and using a good pincer grip"
Working Hard at Home April 2020
Junior infants were learning about Shrove Tuesday and celebrating with a Pancake Party! They had lots of fun!
Displays from Junior Infants who are working super hard this term!
Junior Infants had a ‘Show and Tell’ morning where they described in detail their favourite toy. They were inspired by the story Jake the Snake!
Maths stations in junior infants
Junior infants working hard in the Grocery shop and Sports shop. They have created the train station to get them to the shopping centre while others are busy planning the shopping centre layout and making model shops. The January sales are in full swing in junior infants!!
Santa’s Sleigh getting ready to head off
Junior infants are busy preparing for Christmas with a Christmas shop and Post Office. The farmer is preparing carrots for the reindeer while the chefs are busy getting the Christmas dinner ready!! We’ve got Santa’s kingdom being built along with the firemen on stand by for any mishaps along the way! Merry Christmas from Junior Infants!!
Gymnastics in junior infants
Drawing and Painting by junior infants
Aistear in action: People at Work Junior infants creating a doctors surgery, a chefs busy kitchen, a scientist lab, a mechanic working in his garage, the train driver fixing the train tracks, the fireman and a busy farmer!!