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Discover Primary Science – D053 – Step 1 & 4- Science & Maths-Investigating Fruit -Ms. Kelly’s Senior Infants!

Strand: Living Things Strand Unit: Plants and Animals Our class decided to investigate the fruit we had read about in the story Handa’s Surprise, written by Eileen Browne. First we collected our resources. We needed a variety of fruit – … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science – D053 – Step 1 & 4- Science & Maths-Our Lava Lamp Experiment -Ms Buckley’s Second Class

What we needed: Clear containers, effervescent tablets (we used alka seltzer), food colouring, vegetable oil, spoons. Method: First, we made several predictions: 1) We predicted what would happen when we dropped an effervescent tablet into a jar of water. Result: … Continue reading

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Learning about balance

In Maths, P.E and Science we have been exploring balance. Every week in P.E we work on improving our balance and now we can balance very well on different parts of our body. In Maths we have been using weighing … Continue reading

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Listen to our 1st podcast

Peter and Kevin from ‘Create School’ came to show us how to make a podcast. First we wrote a script and then we practiced saying it. When we were ready Peter recorded our show. It is all about the environment….have … Continue reading

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Fun in Imaginosity!

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Our Fantastic Writing!

In Junior Infants we love to write. We especially like writing about our news. We call this a recount. A recount is when you write about something that happened in the past. We are getting really good at writing. Take … Continue reading

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Green Schools New Green Code Statement

Here is a copy of our schools’ Green Code. It can been seen on the window of every classroom, the parents room, corridors and resource rooms around the school. Scoil Aonghusa Junior Green Code Statement 1-We will put all our … Continue reading

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Pictographs to monitor our travel patterns

Every Wednesday we fill out pictographs outside our classroom on how we traveled to school that day as it is our weekly Walk on Wednesday and Park”N”Stide event. We use this chart to follow our travel patterns and monitor which … Continue reading

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Spring Clean and “No Energy” afternoon Wednesday 26th February

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New School Banner

A big thank you to the local Irish Women’s Association for making this lovely and colourful banner for Scoil Aonghusa Junior. We have used it on our Walk on Wednesday events.

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