30 Apr2018April 30, 2018
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Ms Hennessey 1st Class

Ms Hennessey 1st Class

This month First Class have been learning about length. The children compared the difference between long, short, and tall using playdough and string. We also brought the learning outside when the class had to estimate and measure the length of different areas of the school:      The children have been developing oral language skills using...

25 Apr2018April 25, 2018
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Mr Campbell 1st Class

Mr Campbell 1st Class

In art this month we having been learning all about the life and work of the artist Vincent Van Gogh. Over the space of three weeks we have tried to create our own versions of one of his most famous pieces “The Starry Night”. Here are the results:

09 Mar2018March 9, 2018
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Ms. O’Brien’s 2nd Class

Ms. O’Brien’s 2nd Class

China project   We have been busy learning about China. We discovered lots of interesting facts and picked our top five to share with you. Read on to find out what they are. 1. Beijing is the capital city of China. 2. China is home to the Great White Panda. 3. Over 1 billion people...

09 Feb2018February 9, 2018
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Mr Marks 2nd Class

Mr Marks 2nd Class

Mr. Marks’ second class have had a very busy few weeks. We spent a lot of time learning facts about the Emperor Penguin- what it looks like, where it lives, what food it eats et When we had all of our facts gathered, we made reports about the Emperor Penguin in our copies.    ...

09 Feb2018February 9, 2018
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1st Class Art

1st Class Art

This month in Art, First Class had great fun creating owls. Using a template and torn pieces of paper they each created their own unique owl. The owl’s ‘wings’ were made with the children’s own hand prints. I think you can agree they turned out to be quite impressive!