Monthly Archives: March 2012

Happy Easter

Here are some of our pupils with the beautiful clay Easter nests & eggs they made. We wish all of our pupils and their families a very happy Easter. Beannachtaí na féile Cásca oraibh go léir.

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Holy Cross Gardeners

Many of the classes, including 3rd class have been busy gardening in the past few weeks. Today 3rd class planted potatoes, sweet peas & pumpkins. We’ll upload more photos as the plants begin to grow.

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More Chickens!

 Ms Morrissey’s class was a flurry of activity this morning as the six eggs they’d been incubating hatched out. Well done to junior photographer Liam for the great shot of the newly hatched chicks.

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4th Class News

Miss Swift’s 4th class explored the area around the school yesterday, drawing a map along the way.  Along the walk we took note of things in our environment that help us such as road signs, traffic lights, zebra crossings, street … Continue reading

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3rd Class Chickens on Grass

Look at the video to see the great invention the 3rd class pupils came up with for their newly hatched chickens! Chicken Talk Part 2 by 3rd Class

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3rd Class Talk about their Chickens

Here are some of Mr. Kelly’s pupils explaining all about their feathered friends. Chicken Talk by 3rd class 2012

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Junior Infants Talk about their Chickens

Listen and watch these Junior Infant eggs-perts as they tell you all about their lovely chickens. The chickens are quite noisy, so you may need to turn up your volume to hear the pupils! Part 1: Chicken Talk Part 1 … Continue reading

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Chicks Have Hatched!

What a lovely surprise we got when we got into school today. Our fluffy little chickens had hatched!  Thank you to Ms. McPartlan & to Mr. Kelly for bringing nature to life for us in Holy Cross School. Keep an … Continue reading

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Eggs-citing News, Part 2

Look what’s happened since our last report.  We think that tomorrow the chickens will have hatched! Click on the photo to get a closer look.

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Eggs-citing News

We’re all really looking forward to next week, as the eggs in Ms. McPartlan’s class & Mr. Kelly’s class are due to hatch. Here are some photos of the eggs in the incubator, along with some lovely artwork. We’ll post … Continue reading

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