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12 May2021May 12, 2021
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Ice-cream for Sale in Senior Infants!

With Summer on the way, we have started exploring all of the wonderful activities that accompany this sunny season. Our play theme is strongly linked to this and we have set up our very own ice-cream parlour. The children are selling and serving ice-cream, making boats and building ships with swimming pools on the top...

26 Apr2021April 26, 2021
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Field Study in Senior Infants

The children took to the grassy school grounds in pairs today to explore a sample of grass. They worked together using their magnifying glasses and keys to identify a variety of plants and living species within their hoop. They had so much fun. Here are some photographs.

26 Apr2021April 26, 2021
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Fun in the Yard

Senior Infants have been having so much fun in the school playground at lunch time. We have started to introduce more playground games and activities for a short duration of their time outside to encourage further friendships, interactions and conversations. Click here for a snippet of the children in action.

26 Apr2021April 26, 2021
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Aistear – The Garden Centre

This month, Senior Infants explored the theme of Spring in Aistear. The Garden Centre has been in full swing and the children took a keen interest in our sensory tray full of soil. Small world play consisted of a chick farm in our tuff tray which was then transformed into a forest/farm as the play...

12 Nov2020February 2, 2021
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Science Week 2020 – Cloud Dough

Science Week 2020 – Cloud Dough

The boys and girls in Senior Infants had so much messy fun with this experiment. They mixed conditioner and cornflour to make a slimy dough and explored the texture. The children were amazed at how it could be hard yet stretchy and soft at the same time. Check out the photographs here.

10 Nov2020November 10, 2020
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Science Week 2020

Science Week 2020

Science Week is well underway in Senior Infants. Today, we experimented with Skittles and water to create rainbows. The children couldn’t believe the outcome! We are also in the process of predicting and investigating what will happen to the celery leaves in coloured water. We can already see some changes! There are more experiments to...

10 Nov2020February 2, 2021
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GAA Coaching in Senior Infants

Senior Infants are really enjoying GAA coaching with Mairéad. They are learning lots of new skills and are improving on their gross motor skills and hand-eye co-ordination. It’s wonderful to be able to get outdoors and enjoy the fresh air! Take a look at the children in action.

10 Nov2020February 2, 2021
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Maths Week

In October, we celebrated Maths Week 2020. We enjoyed lots of different math activities including stations and a Math Trail outdoors. Check out some of our photographs here.    

07 Oct2020October 7, 2020
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Autumn Fun

Autumn Fun

Today, the boys and girls in Senior Infants have started exploring the signs of Autumn. We decided to go on an Autumn walk around the school grounds to see some of these changes in real life and to gather some Autumn leaves. We will use the leaves to make leaf rubbings over the coming days....

07 Oct2020October 7, 2020
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Outdoor Play

Outdoor Play

We had to make hay while the sun was shining! The children had so much fun exploring through play in the outdoors. From painting to sand and water play, the learning opportunities were endless! Click here to see them in action.

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