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1st & 2nd class School tour to Fort Lucan

June 8th, 2018 · Comments Off on 1st & 2nd class School tour to Fort Lucan

1st & 2nd class had a super time in Fort Lucan yesterday. We were blessed with fantastic weather and had the water slides to cool us down! 

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Summer in 1st class

June 7th, 2018 · Comments Off on Summer in 1st class

Over the past month we have been very busy in 1st class. We went on a summer walk, where we saw different signs of summer. We also had a drama workshop on the theme of animals in the jungle which we really enjoyed. We did experiments testing different objects around the room to see if they float or sink. Finally, we went on a teddy bears picnic with 2nd class to Cherryfield Park. The weather was lovely and we had a great day!

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Minibeast hunt

May 2nd, 2018 · Comments Off on Minibeast hunt

We had great fun in 1st class hunting for minibeasts in the playground. We spotted lots of different insects in the grass, under the window sills, on the playground and in the soil. We saw snails, bumble bees, earthworms, woodlouse, spiders and ants. When we got back to class we picked a minibeasts and wrote down all we learned about them.

Tags: 1st Class · General · Science · STEM Work

St. Patrick’s Day in 1st class

March 16th, 2018 · Comments Off on St. Patrick’s Day in 1st class

We would like to wish everyone a happy St Patrick’s Day. All the children here looked great in their green today! We also really enjoyed the puppet show!

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Spring is here!

March 8th, 2018 · Comments Off on Spring is here!

Last week in first class, we began to learn about spring. We discussed all the signs of spring such as new life, budding trees and flowers and the longer days. We didn’t expect to see snow!! We also went on a nature walk around the school and did some planting. We planted cress seed, spinach seeds and pea seeds.

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Paired Reading

January 19th, 2018 · Comments Off on Paired Reading

In 1st class, we were joined by 4th class to do paired reading. 1st class began by reading a book to 4th class, showing of our brilliant reading skills. following this, we got to choose a book from the library, which our 4th class pair read to us. We had great fun and look forward to doing it again!

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1st & 2nd Class visit The Ark

December 13th, 2017 · Comments Off on 1st & 2nd Class visit The Ark

First and second class enjoyed a visit to The Ark yesterday to see Tracks in the Snow by the Henry sisters. A great time was had. 

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Science Week

December 5th, 2017 · Comments Off on Science Week

For Science week, 1st class began scientists and worked on a number of science experiments with the help of 4th Class. We did experiments using food colouring, vinegar, bicarbonate of soda and tissue. we also found out what sort of fingerprints we have.

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Measurement

December 5th, 2017 · Comments Off on Measurement

In 1st Class we have been working hard learning about length, using a variety of tools to measure objects around the classroom. We used a metre stick, rulers, paper clips, books, lollipop sticks, cubes, counters and lots more to take measurements.

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1st Class October work

November 14th, 2017 · Comments Off on 1st Class October work

In October we spent some time learning about the history of halloween. We learned about and played games from the past, we did some halloween art and we also dressed up in fancy dress to keep the spirit of the Jack O’ Lantern away!!

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