30TH MARCH – APRIL 3RD A message from Ms. Lynch. Well done on all your school work over the last fortnight. 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...
Category: Senior Infants – Ms Doherty
Although we had very little time to explore the theme of Spring in school, we started on a high. There are so many opportunities to continue this at home in the back garden. Here’s a sneak peak of how we started our exploration in the Garden Centre.
The children had so much fun exploring “The Hospital” in February. Through role play, the children had the opportunity to be nurses, doctors, receptionists and patients. They really took their roles very serious! We made x-rays, built The Lourdes hospital with lego and made food for the hospital canteen using playdough. Here are some photographs.
January was a very exciting month in Senior Infants as we blasted off into Space! The children were so invested in this topic and we used this to integrate our learning through play, literacy, SESE and the Arts. Click here to see some photographs of the children in action.
Congratulations to the winners of this month’s Student of the Month. The winners from each class. The overall winner of the Hamilton Trophy February 2020.
We had great fun learning all about The Post Office for the last two months. From exploring the GPO on Google Earth to writing a piece of procedural writing on ‘How to Post a Letter’, the children were keen to learn more. We even had a visit from the Postman! Linking with Christmas, the children...
What a magical end to the first term in Senior Infants! The excitement was wonderful as they all jumped on board Santa’s train for a spin. Click here for some photographs.
Senior Infants thoroughly enjoyed exploring the theme of The Café in October. Click here for some photos of the children.
In November, we had a wonderful opportunity to engage in a drumming workshop. The children had so much fun and learned lots about loud and soft sounds, keeping the beat and holding the rhythm. Click here for some photos of the children in action.
Senior Infants have spent the last two months learning about the genre of Procedural writing. The children followed their own steps to decorate a funny face biscuit. Click here