Author: Jane

Balancing Clowns
Balancing Clowns

In our drama about a circus, we have some acrobats.

They are really good at balancing.

It is easier to …

Performances of Tír Gan Sorcas
Performances of Tír Gan Sorcas

We are so pleased with our performances of Tír Gan Sorcas.

We are having a fabulous time bring circus life …

Friendship Week
Friendship Week

We have been celebrating Friendship Week with lots of fantastic activities:

Extra skipping ropes and beanbags have been provided for …

Learning to Tell the Time
Learning to Tell the Time

We are learning to tell the time.  We can now tell the hour, the half and quarter hours on analog …

Our Drama don Fhéile Scoildrámaíochta
Our Drama don Fhéile Scoildrámaíochta

We practise every day for our play Tír Gan Sorcas (The land without a circus).

We are really enjoying our …

Coding with LEGO WeDo
Coding with LEGO WeDo

We really enjoy construction and coding with our LEGO WeDo kits and our iPads.

We will try out a few …

Valentine’s Prints
Valentine’s Prints

We made some beautiful Valentine’s prints.

We used our fingers and some red and pink paints.  They are all individually …

More Nature Prints
More Nature Prints

We had another wonderful printing session with Lara.

Today we made Styrofoam squares (in exactly the same way that lino …

Printing with Lara Luxardi
Printing with Lara Luxardi

Today we had a visiting art teacher.  She helped us bring nature to life through art.

We collected leaves and …

Using a Balance for Weighing Objects
Using a Balance for Weighing Objects

We tried estimating how heavy various objects weigh.

We used non standard units of measurement (cubes, lolly sticks and pencils) …