Category Archives: Junior Infants

Glendeer

Junior Infants took a trip to Glendeer Pet Farm in Athlone for our school tour. The weather was good, the animals were hungry and we had a great time. Here are some of the pictures from the day.

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World Book day

World Book Day was a  great success, we brought in books from home to read and share with our friends.
Third class dressed up as their favourite characters from a book and they visited our class to help us read our … Continue reading

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The Gingerbread Man.

Did you ever hear the story of the Gingerbread man? Once he was baked, he jumped out of the oven and ran away. On his adventure, he met a cow, a horse and a boy. They all wanted to eat … Continue reading

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Daffodil Watch

Despite the heavy snow and cold weather, our daffodils have started to sprout.

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For the birds!

Last week, we learned about the Robin Redbreast. Did you know that the robin lays blue eggs, eats worms and insects and lives in a nest. When it snowed, we realised that the robin, along with many other birds, would … Continue reading

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Snow Day!!!

We woke up on Wednesday the 14th of January to find a lovely blanket of white snow had covered the ground. It was so nice that we just had to get out and build a snowman.
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When Santa got stuck!

When Santa got stuck up the chimney, he began to shout.
“You girls and boys won’t get any toys if you don’t pull me out. My beard is black, there is soot on my sack, my nose is tickly too”
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Daffodil Watch

No, Its not Spring time yet, but we planted our daffodil bulbs now so that they have time to grow and be ready for Spring.
We needed compost and daffodil bulbs, they are not seeds and they look a bit like … Continue reading

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Halloween

Halloween art
We used recycled materials to make our Halloween decorations. We made toilet roll mummies and egg carton spiders.

Halloween Poem – 5 Little Pumpkins
Five Little Pumpkins sitting on a gate. The first one said “Oh my its getting late”. … Continue reading

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Signs of Autumn

In October our nice weather continued so we got out and about to learn about Autumn. We used our 5 senses on a nature walk around the school to find signs of Autumn. We could see leaves falling in colours … Continue reading

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