First class have been very busy recently. In Ms. Delaney’s, Ms. Maughan’s and Ms. Howard’s classes we have been learning lots about different types of homes and have focused on Lighthouses. We found a brilliant story called ‘The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch’ which everyone enjoyed. All our classes have been looking at lots of interesting facts […]
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Ms. Doherty Junior infants had a great time at the ceili mor. They learned shoe the donkey and many more dances. Bhi spraoi agus sport ann. Junior infants love doing their literacy stations on Friday’s. They are really improving in their sounds, reading and writing!
St. Mary’s N.S. celebrated Friendship week in February and there were many planned activities happening in all classrooms. The meaning of friendship was explored in each class where children discussed what it means to be a good friend to themselves and to others. Junior and Senior Infants took part in creating friendship chains which are […]
Congratulations to the boys and girls on successfully passing their Speech and Drama exams with the Leinster School of Music and Drama. A lot of hard work and dedication went into preparing for them this term. If your child is interested in participating in Speech and Drama, please contact Mrs O’Connor or Ms Brett. (Missing […]
In February the 6th class children were invited to participate in coding workshops with Fidelity Investments in Citywest Business Campus. This was a unique opportunity for the children to understand and learn with the help and advice of experts. The children were introduced to the world of coding through Scratch. This is a step by […]
Ms. Mc Sweeney In January Ms. Mc Sweeney’s 3rd class were learning about Australia and the native Aboriginals. We spend time reading books from the library about Australia, creating reports and then a final draft of writing to display in the classroom. We created paintings inspired by Ayers rock, boomerangs and Australian animals like kangaroos, snakes and […]
Ms Deacon’s 2nd Class have been learning all about adjectives this month in English. We learned that adjectives are describing words, which tell us more about how a noun looks, feels, tastes and smells. We have also been learning how to write ‘colour poems’. We wrote one each, based on our favourite colours. We made […]
On Wednesday the 12th of December, St. Mary’s annual Christmas concert took place. Throughout December, tickets were selling steadily in the lead up to what is always one of the biggest and most exciting school events of the year. Christmas cheer and excitement was at fever pitch as the Junior and Senior Infants took to […]
Buddy Bench Ireland came to St. Mary’s N.S. Each child participated in a fun filled workshop, delivered by Judith and Michelle. Friendship, empathy and coping skills were explored through the use of buddy benches, furry animals and stories. The leaders promoted positive mental health in St. Mary’s N.S. through talk and discussion. All of the […]
St. Mary’s choir put on an excellent performance at the annual St Vincent De Paul Christmas Carol Service in Rathcoole. They also donated lovely gifts for children in need. Ms Tighe & Mr. Breen were very proud of them. Well done boys & girls!