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Jolly Phonics Naíonáin Mhóra 12.12.2018 l,f,b

The children are all very successfully recognising the different letters and their sounds (not names) however we now need to work on them being able to write the letters in their beautiful pre-cursive script!

Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of OPS

Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of OPS

Today we took part in Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of the Ocean Preservation Society in Maine, USA.

We learnt so much about sea turtles, sharks and why it is so important to preserve marine life for the future. … Continue reading

Congratulations Write a Book Winners and Highly Commended

Congratulations Write a Book Winners and Highly Commended

Congratulations to Clontuskert’s Write a Book Winners and Highly Commended students. The Winners in each class group will be invited to the Galmont Hotel (Radisson Blu) in Galway for the presentation on Tuesday March 20th 2018 to celebrate their win … Continue reading

Jolly Phonics Rang Aoife agus Niamh

The children in Rang Aoife and Niamh are using their wonderful reading skills which they learnt as Gaeilge and transferring sounds from one language to the other as well as learning new sounds in English! They are wonderful transferers of skills and knowledge from one language to another, it is very impressive and a wonderful […]

Mickeymouse Clubhouse

We love read along books like Mickey Mouse clubhouse. There are lots of characters like ;Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse ,Pete and Megamart. Today there was even a zeppelin in the story! More about Zeppelins  

Sponsor a book or two please!

Sponsor a book or two please!

We are always trying new ways  to encourage a love of reading in the school e.g. Shared Reading,Peer Reading,Guided Reading and we are about to introduce another initiative Literacy Lift Off. Of course we need lots and lots of books … Continue reading

Active Codes

Check out our Active codes that were composed by children from 1st to 6th class. There was a fantastic effort from everybody! Keep an eye out for the winning code as it will be published very soon! Come on everybody It’s time to put on our nike&#…

Active Code Competition

Well done to all the children who Recited their active codes today. The competition is well and truly underway, creating a difficult job for teachers to choose a winner. Looking forward to hearing some more codes on Friday! ” 9

Naíonáin Mhóra – Béarla – English

Naíonáin Mhóra – Béarla – English

Naíónáin Mhóra are beginning their English sounds this week. S A T I P They know these sounds through Irish already but need transfer this knowledge to English. The teachers are sending home material to use at home, play word games with your child using the letter sounds, I spy with my little eye, get […]

6th class ‘Wonder’ful outing!

6th class ‘Wonder’ful outing!

After studying the fabulous book ‘Wonder’ by RJ Palacio, our 6th class went on an outing to the cinema to see the film.  We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the book come to life on screen and it make for an interesting discussion and comparison …

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