Monthly Archives: June 2014

Tour to Lilliput

The boys and girls from Fifth and Sixth class had a super day in Lilliput!
Here are some pictures to give you a taste of the activities!

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Booklists

The booklists for the coming year may be accessed below.
Junior Infants Booklist 14 15
Senior Infants booklist 14 15
First Class Booklist 2014- 15
Book List for Second Class 2014 15
Book list for 3rd Class 14 15
Book List for 4th Class 2014 15
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Holds More/Less Longer/Shorter

Which s holds more and which holds less in these two pictures?

 
Which duck is long and which is short?

 
 

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3rd and 4th class tour to the “Bog of Allen Nature Centre”

3rd and 4th classes visited the IPCC Nature Centre at Lullymore on Wednesday. Lullymore West is a cutaway bog from which peat was commercially extracted in the twentieth century. The bog has regenerated to become an important refuge for wildlife. … Continue reading

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Inter-Generational Group

                                
On Wednesday, June 18th, the Ballinamere Active Retired Group had their last meeting with our Sixth Class. After meetings during the year about school days, … Continue reading

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Robots in Junior Infants

We have finally finished our robots in Junior Infants. It took us about four weeks to construct and design them but we think it was worth the wait! We started off with a strong cardboard box and covered this with … Continue reading

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Room Designs

This gallery contains 39 photos.

It’s that time of year again! The boys and girls in Fifth Class have been busy designing rooms out of recycled material.
Have a look at the finished designs!

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Colin Dunne Memorial Shield

Congratulations to the boys and girls who competed in the Offaly Primary Schools Track and Field Championship.
The event was held on Friday 13th June 2014 at the Harriers Stadium.There were five track and field events for both boys
and girls:
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Art Appreciation in Fourth Class

We studied the works of various artists including Alexander Calder, Mark Rothko. Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Carl Llarsson, August Macke, Claude Degas, Paul Cezanne and Vincent Van Gogh. Have a look at the paintings which they inspired.

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Fifth Class at Fís

Congratulations to the boys and girls of Fifth Class! They scooped the award for Best Artistic Adaptation at the FÍS Regional Screening last Tuesday.The film was a story told using Shadow Puppets. This ancient form of storytelling uses cut out … Continue reading

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