Sports Day Fun!
International week fun
Thanks to Yang Fang who played the Chinese Guzheng for us! It sounded like the harp. It was beautiful!
We 'skpyed' Kieran and his mum in New Zealand and we learned lots of interesting facts about New Zealand
We planted our peas in the garden. Thanks to Ursula, Ina, Mina and Yang Fang for helping us!
- Thanks to Ava's dad for coming in and teaching us all about W.B. Yeats....' I will arise and go now and go to Inisfree'......it was very interesting!
- Lá fhéile Pádraig sona dhuit!
9/3/15 ....This week we will be learning HOW TO RENAME!
Please practice your subtraction tables with this fishing game: http://www.softschools.com/math/games/subtraction_games/
NOW HAVE A GO AT THIS RENAMING GAME!
It is important that we remember these rhymes when we are doing subtraction
RENAMING powerpoint for parents : http://www.ncca.biz/Parents/Subtraction/Subtraction_with_renaming.html
Science Experiment ....
We had fun investigating and measuring the distance the car travelled off the ramp onto bubble wrap/cardboard/carpet.
Our Beautiful Tangram Art Pictures!
Having fun making Tangram Squares and Pictures using the seven tangram pieces!
'Pea seed planting' thanks to Ursula and Mina for doing this with the class:)
This week ( February 23rd-27th) we are learning about 3D Shape! Please click on the link to play a fun game all about 3d shapes: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/shape_space/3d_shapes/play/
We had a visit from Alan Quinlan, John Hayes and Gavin Duffy....
- Thanks to Liz, Mina and Ursula who came in to bake scones and fairy cakes with us! They were really yummy!
Move over Van Gogh!!!
We are learning about TIME! Have a look at this website and have some fun showing the time on the clock: http://www.iboard.co.uk/activity/Set-the-Clock-297
and compare analogue and digital times here :http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/maths/telling_the_time/play/popup.shtml
Thanks Kenn ( Emily's dad ) for showing us how to use his synthesizer....
We had a little concert in our classroom and we performed for the Junior Infants...Have a look at the pictures....
Music week has started very well.....WELL DONE to Frances and Ruairí for playing the fiddle at assembly and Elanna for singing a beautiful song!
Our Santa Window Pictures....
Preparing our entries for the 'Galway Advertiser' Christmas painting competition. If you are not in you can't win!
We had a visit from author Patricia Forde. She told us many stories and we asked her lots of questions about her books 'Witches don't ride bicycles' and 'Hedgehogs do not like heights'. We even got her to sign one of her books! We are looking forward to reading one of her other books ' Queen Maeve's Raging Returm to Galway!'
Well done Jamie for winning the St. Michael's G.A.A art competition! He was presented with a prize of a lovely blue St. Michaels hoodie from Sally ! We are very proud of you Jamie!!!!