September 21, 2017

Rang a Sé have been hard at work this September designing and making ROCKETS!

We used bottles, tape, cardboard and paint to construct our rockets. First, we drew a template of how we want the fins to look. We then cut out our cardboard fins and measured them to ensure t...

February 8, 2016

Junior Infants were learning all about the work of a farmer, farm animals and vegetables grown on a farm. We made a giant farm picture with the words we learned. We also made a vegetable patch.

 It was great fun!

November 13, 2015

 We've been so busy in 5th Class since we started back in September that we haven't had a moment to share some of our news.

 

We have been learning about electricity and electric circuits in Science. Here are photos of us in action.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gach lá bímid ag iarrai...

May 5, 2015

            Junior Infants had a wonderful Easter! 

In school we melted chocolate and made 

Easter nests with chocolate eggs.

We also coloured and decorated our own Easter eggs. 

It was great fun!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 19, 2015

 

Junior Infants had great fun getting ready for St. Patrick's Day!

 

We made paper plate hats and decorated them with seamróg glas.

We learned that the Irish flag is green, white and orange.

 

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 9, 2015

Junior Infants were busy using clay to make our own little pinch pots. 

 

We had great fun moulding the pots.

We had to squeeze, roll and pinch the clay to make the shape of the pots.

After they dried and hardened we painted them and decorated them with glitter.

 

We can't...

February 6, 2015

Holy Cross School had a wonderful day on Grandparents Day.

Junior Infants were so excited to see their grannies and grandads come to visit them in the class.

We gave them a big hug and showed them around the classroom! They said school has changed a lot since they were c...

January 30, 2015

Junior Infants are learning about the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo. He painted portraits using fruit and vegetables. We drew our portrait. Then we used lots of fruit and vegetables to print onto our paintings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 11, 2014

In Third Class we have been learning about the properties of various 3D shapes. We have been talking about them in terms of how many edges, faces and corners (vertices) they have, what types of faces they have, and whether they can stack, roll or both. We enjoyed makin...

November 5, 2014

Rang a Sé have been busy researching, collecting and ordering information for their projects on Australia.They look forward to presenting them on completion. Here you can see them hard at work in our computer room.

 

 

 

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