Halloween Parade

Check out the fun we had with our Halloween Parade. Take a bow everyone for creating such fabulous costumes! Oíche Shamhna shona daoibh go léir.

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Ciara Friel, October 31, 2020

Happy Halloween!

We had lots of fun in school getting ready to celebrate Halloween. We learned about symmetry and made spooky bats. We carved pumpkins. We learned about spiders and we made masks. We had a great time in the Haunted House and the Potion Shop, where we made potions and slime. We very carefully tried some […]

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Donna Crosson, October 30, 2020

Autumn in Senior Infants

We have had a great time this Autumn in Senior Infants. Everyone has been so happy to be back in school. We did lots of Autumnal activities. We listened to Vivaldi’s Autumn and painted a big autumn picture. We learned about the farm and Harvest and we opened our Farm Shop. We talked about signs […]

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Donna Crosson, October 30, 2020

Active Break Everyday

As part of the Active School Flag renewal process, the pupils of D7ET have been working up a sweat with the Active Break Every Day initiative. Each class chooses how they want to be active: running, dancing or exercising. Having music at break times certainly helps to get everyone moving!

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 24, 2020

October in Ruth’s 6th Class

October was another busy month, with lots of great work completed. Highlights included more great GAA sessions with Mark, the introduction of boxing fitness classes with Paul and starting the Marathon kids programme. The class really enjoyed learning about the history of our school, and looking through old photo albums, roll books, newspaper articles and […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 24, 2020

Autumn Walk to Grangegorman

On Wednesday we went on our first school trip to Grangegorman to look for signs of autumn. We spotted signs of autumn everywhere and collected lots of conkers and leaves from the horse chestnut trees. We used the leaves and conkers to make faces and then finished our trip with a game of hide and […]

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Deirdre McEvoy, October 23, 2020

October in Room 1

This month we have been busy learning all about autumn. We studied hedgehogs and learned lots of new information about the fascinating creatures. We explored the life cycle of an acorn and looked at leaves from the oak tree, horse chestnut tree and sycamore tree. We also transformed the back of our room into a […]

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Deirdre McEvoy, October 23, 2020

Class Photos

James from fourth class has made another lovely video for us, this time showcasing all of our class photos. We hope you enjoy watching it. Go raibh míle maith agat James!

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Ciara Friel, October 20, 2020

October in Ciara’s Junior Infants

We have been busy this month learning all about autumn and Halloween. We have been making patterns, rhyming, drawing, painting, building, sorting, throwing and catching… and we even turned the back of our classroom into a café!

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Ciara Friel, October 20, 2020

Marathon Kids

Once again this year, 6th classes are participating in the fantastic Marathon Kids Programme, an initiative that sees them run increasingly long distances each week that will add up to a total of 26.2 miles after the 8 week programme is complete. Pupils are also learning about the many physical, mental, social and community benefits […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 16, 2020