Monthly Archives: September 2013

Parents’ Association

The AGM of Ballinamere Parents Association will be held on Wednesday 2nd of October at 8pm in the school hall. The Principal, Mr. Fleming will be in attendance. This is a good place for parents to find out … Continue reading

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Ireland Clues

Fifth Class have been busy studying Ireland.
Solve the clues to identify the towns!
Example A vehicle, not high
Ans- Carlow
1.To cut your hair
2. Opposite to quiet
3. A season and a small mountain
4. A five … Continue reading

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Mangahigh

Fourth Class has just won a Fai-To (Maths) challenge against Bryker Woods Elementary School in the U. S;  our first challenge this year.  Well done, it pays to learn your tables!

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The ‘p’ and ‘o’ songs

Click on the button below to hear the ‘p’ and the ‘o’ songs from Junior Infants
p song  The ‘p’ song
o song  The ‘o’ song

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Music

Ms. Killeen is using the Kodaly method of teaching music this year. It is done through songs, games and hand signs. The children are enjoying it!
Have a listen to fifth class in action!
Kodaly 1

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The ‘n’ and ‘g’ songs

Clink on the buttons below to hear the ‘n’ and the ‘g’ songs from Junior Infants.
n song The ‘n’ song
g song The ‘g’ song

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September Newsletter 2013

Click on the link below to access the September Newsletter.
Newsletter Sept 2013

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Animations

Last June the pupils from Fifth Class and the children from Emer’s Class worked on an animation project. They had great fun! Have a look at their animations by clicking on the links below.
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The ‘i’ song

Click on the button below to hear our ‘i’ song that we learned last week.
i song The ‘i’ song

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Dán ‘Conn agus Ciara’

Tá an céad dán déanta againn as Gaeilge. Brú ar an cnaipe thíos chun an dán a chloisteáil. ‘Conn agus Ciara’ is ainm don dán.
We have the first Irish poem completed. Press the button below to hear it. ‘Conn and … Continue reading

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