Seomra Corcra read ‘Whatever Next’

Seomra Corcra have been reading the book ‘Whatever Next’ by Jill Murphy. We love this book! We have also been learning all about space.     We made paintings using different shades of one colour    We wrote about the story and acted it out   We...

Seomra Oráiste Begins a New Term

In Seomra Oráiste we have been reading Dear Zoo. We learned all about the zoo animals and sorted them according to whether they have patterns or not, whether they can fly/swim etc. We drew a map of the zoo and included all the needs of the animals e.g. water and...

Seomra Corcra have been learning about Toys

Seomra Corcra have been learning all about toys this December. We have been learning about old toys and new toys, the materials our toys are made from and we have been talking about our own toys too! We even brought them into school! We made toy robots out of...

Seomra Oráiste – having fun while learning

We have been working very hard at English in Seomra Oráiste this month. We began doing the Daily 5 reading stations. This means that we sit with a group and we do lots of different, fun activities to help us to improve our reading and all of our English skills. Here...

“Whatever Next” for Seomra Dearg

5, 4, 3, 2, 1……BLAST OFF!!! Seomra Dearg have been reading one of our favourite stories this week, “Whatever Next!“. Baby Bear visited the moon in his rocket and had a great time. We thought it would be fun to pretend to go to the moon too, so...

Seomra Corcra get ready for Science Week

This week we have been busy investigating things that float and things that sink. We are becoming good at predicting what will happen (will it float or sink?) before we try it out. When we tried to push an inflated balloon under the water it wouldn’t stay under...