Category Archives: Art & Crafts

Assembly News

Here are the November winners of our monthly handwriting and “Spirit of Holy Cross” class awards. Also pictured are the winners of our recent Book Fair competitions. Maith sibh, a pháistí. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Green Schools’ Action Day

We are busy working towards our next Green Flag for Holy Cross School. This year’s flag is based around the theme of transport. Today we held an “Action Day” based on the theme of transport. As you can see from … Continue reading

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October News from Room 12

Maths Week For maths week Junior Infants went on a maths trail outside. We found shapes, numbers, tall poles and short fences. We had a great time with Mr. Beglin, Mrs. Briggs and Ms. Cully. [Show slideshow] This time in … Continue reading

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Senior Infants Learn about the Farm

As part of our Aistear programme, the senior infants in room 8 were learning about the farm. We decided to paint a big farm picture to display in our classroom. We hope you like it!  [Show slideshow]

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News from Junior Infants, Room 12

We started Aistear a few weeks ago. For the first two weeks, we discussed the topic ‘Myself’ at every station.  In one group, we looked at ourselves in mirrors and learned about body parts we didn’t know we had like … Continue reading

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Junior Infants are Scissors Happy!

The junior infants in room 11 have been very busy learning how to use a scissors correctly. Remember, Peter Pointer stays out!  [Show slideshow]

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Room 14 Design a Banner

The children in room 14 made a special banner to mark the visit of Barry Whelan, U21 hurling champion.  [Show slideshow]

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Exploring Texture in Senior Infants

The children in senior infants, room 8 were busy exploring texture in the environment. They took lots of rubbings around the school grounds. It was a fun art lesson!  [Show as slideshow]

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Senior Infants Paint Giants

The children in senior infants, room 8 have been reading a lovely book called “The Smartest Giant in Town”. It’s written by their favourite author Julia Donaldson and it’s illustrated by Axel Scheffler. The children enjoyed the story so much … Continue reading

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Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Bhí maidin iontach ag rang a cúig inné. Chaith siad cúpla uair ar an trá le “Freedom Surf” ag déanamh ealaín le cabhair ó Seán Corcoran. Bhí spórt agus spraoi ag gach duine.  [Show as slideshow]

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