Tag Archives: Junior Infants

September Fun in the Yard

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Junior School Sports

We spent a very enjoyable afternoon in the school field running off our annual school sports.  The children from junior infants to 2nd class participated in obstacle course races, egg and spoon races and running races. The children from 3rd … Continue reading

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Aistear, Room 12

The junior infants in room 12 used shapes to construct a bridge during their Aistear sessions this week. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Balance Bikes

Last October the infant teachers participated in a training workshop on the use of balance bikes. Balance bikes are a great way of teaching balance and steering to young children. We were delighted to receive a loan of a set … Continue reading

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Aistear News, Room 12

At the hospital we took our roles of secretary, patients, nurses and doctors very seriously. Over the last two weeks, we’ve had numerous broken arms, legs, pains in tummies and even a baby girl was born! We also built the … Continue reading

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Aistear in Room 12

In Aistear, we’ve been working on ‘Homes’! We learned all about a house, the different rooms and the types of furniture that go into each room. We had interesting & funny chats with Mr. Beglin!  Mrs. Briggs reminded us of … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en in Junior Infants, room 10

We had a “Spook-tacular” time for our Halloween party in Room 10.  We played games like “Púca Bowling”, “Pin the Heart on the Skeleton” and “Mummy Wraps”.  Our favourite game by far was “Spiders in the Sand”; we rescued spiders … 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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Room 12 Aistear & Building Bridges of Understanding

Our second Aistear was all about ‘school’! We went on a walk around downstairs with Mr. Beglin to see all the classrooms and see all the teachers, visited Mr. Kindlon’s office and the courtyard. With Mrs. Briggs we chatted all … Continue reading

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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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