Active Week 2021

Well done to everyone for making Active Week so much fun this year. We kicked off on Monday with fun activities such as frisbee, athletics and boxing. On Tuesday, Padraig invited us all to Grangegorman where the whole school participated in his fantastic fun stations, incorporating everything from dance to Tug-of-War to dodgeball. Michael and […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, June 29, 2021

Our Final Term in Room 2

We have been hard at work in room 2 lately. We have been learning how to write our letters, read our tricky words, add our numbers and talk about our feelings. Most importantly, we have been spending lots and lots of time playing! Have a look at some of our activities below. Impromptu puppet shows […]

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Ciara Friel, May 26, 2021

March in Room 2

We are delighted to be back together in the classroom! Here is a taste of what we have been up to. Enjoying World Book Day . Reading to the bears . Fabulous finger painting . Working together to cross the “river” with stepping stones . Splitting up sets of 5 . Hard at work in […]

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Ciara Friel, March 16, 2021

World Book Day 2021

This year, World Book Day was like no other in D7ET…our younger classes were in school to celebrate the day while our older classes had to muster up a lot of creativity and enthusiasm to celebrate from home. Regardless of the circumstances, our pupils showed once again just how much they love books.  3rd – 6th class […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, March 5, 2021

Intercultural Day 2021

We celebrated Intercultural Day with a difference this week! Children across all classes marked the day at home by exploring music, artwork, dance, story, language and food. Have a look at the pictures and videos below to get a taste of the different activities that took place. . おみごと!Bravo! Maith sibh! ¡Bien hecho! Dobrá práca! […]

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Ciara Friel, January 29, 2021

Season’s Greetings!

Over the past month, the children have been busy creating some truly beautiful artwork. We hope that you enjoy looking at it. Well done to all of our budding artists – what talent! Beannachtaí na féile oraibh go léir!

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Ciara Friel, December 22, 2020

December in Ciara’s Junior Infants

Have a look at some of our activities from this past month! We used chalk pastels to draw robins: We played games to practise our sounds: We explored the number 4: We played Jingle Bells and created some tunes of our own: We had great fun during play time: Paul’s third class put on a […]

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Ciara Friel, December 21, 2020

Useful links for information about nutrition and exercise for children

A few weeks ago, as part of out Active School Flag renewal, we conducted a survey among parents/ guardians and children regarding physical activity and education. It was suggested that the school could provide some information around exercise and nutrition. Children should be getting 60 minutes of exercise per day and while they will get […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, December 15, 2020