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25 Jun2020June 25, 2020
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Booklists 2020

Booklists 2020

This year all workbooks, book rental books, art and craft materials, photocopying and online rental materials will be supplied by the school next year at a cost of €90 per child. Families are asked to purchase stationary this year (e.g. pencils, markers) please see individual booklists for details. You will receive an e-mail in the...

24 Jun2020June 24, 2020
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Virtual Pet Day in St. Peter’s

Virtual Pet Day in St. Peter’s

🐶🐱🐷🐥Happy Virtual Pet Day! 🐓🐀🐈🐕 It was so wonderful to see all your pets over the last few days! They obviously hold special places in your family and it’s lovely to see how much they are loved! Check them out in this video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/11Sn_vZORQKx_O9lWs7jdxmqOHrSj2cnG/view?usp=sharing 🐶Guess the Staff Pet 🐶 Can you match these furry friends...

24 Jun2020September 20, 2020
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School Closure Work

School Closure Work

8th-12th June A message from Ms. Lynch Remember: LESS IS BEST / STAY HAPPY / BE KIND Check Class Dojo and the school website for updated suggestions and activities from your teacher. Give your teacher feedback on how your child is getting on. This will help with preparations after Easter break. Take time out to...

05 Jun2020June 5, 2020
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We Miss Our Friends!

We Miss Our Friends!

As the school closure continues we know that everyone misses seeing their friends. The teachers have been very lucky to see all the wonderful work that everyone is doing every day on Dojo but we thought that we would share some of the fun that you’re all having at home, so that your friends in...

04 Jun2020June 4, 2020
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Enrolment Form

Enrolment Form

You can download an Application for Enrolment  or can obtain one from our secretary Kelly in the office.  * A copy of your child’s Birth Certificate is also required, you can post this onto the school or send it to us via email, quoting your child’s name as a reference.   You can find details of...

19 Apr2020May 4, 2020
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St. Joseph’s GFC Wee-cological Competition

St. Joseph’s GFC Wee-cological Competition

Amid the current period of isolation, St.Josephs GFC are running a gardening competition in aid of Pieta House. Entries will be by picture (sent to PRO Pat Coyne 0872503192) and will be considered in three categories as can be seen in flyer attached. Donate at: https://www.gofundme.com/f/gardening-for-pieta-house   Week 3: Design an Insect Hotel  Week 2:...

03 Apr2020April 3, 2020
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Maths Support – Infants – 1st

<Support Ideas Main Page Maths Number Activities for Infants and 1st Class   Counting Forwards    Counting 1-20 (Infants) Counting 1-100 (1st and 2nd) Start counting from different points e.g. start at 6 and count on Try to work on crossing the “10 number” (10, 20, 30, 40 etc) when going forwards – e.g. say...

25 Mar2020April 3, 2020
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Support-Maths Ideas

<Support Ideas Main Page                  Maths Ideas “Hit the Button” app for tablet – great for practising tables Play Board Games that have mathematical thinking e.g. Connect 4, Snakes and Ladders, Bingo, Frustration, Number Rumba, Scrabble, Monopoly…. A deck of cards will provide hours of fun and learning...

25 Mar2020March 25, 2020
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Support – Literacy Ideas

<Support Ideas Main Page                           Maths Ideas> Literacy Oral language: Skype/Facetime with a relative (maybe a family member who lives alone) and  play a game e.g. 20 Questions – think of an object and the other person can only ask questions that have a...

25 Mar2020April 3, 2020
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Children Receiving Support

Children Receiving Support

This page has been designed by the Special Education Team at St. Peter’s N.S. (Ms Farrell, Ms Loughran and Mr Smyth) to provide activities and resources for the pupils in our school who are receiving support. We hope you find our ideas helpful.   Maths Support Ideas (general) Maths Support Ideas – Junior Infant –...