Archive for January, 2013

Energy Awareness in First Class January 2013

First class did an  experiment to find out what is the best insulator.

Art activities in First class. January 2013

First class have been learning about 2D shapes in maths and as a follow up activity they did some very effective stain glass windows including all the shapes they learned about.They recycled sweet wrappers  to provide all the variety of colour on their shapes.They also did paper weaving which followed on from learning about shape […]

First Class Gymnastics January 2013.

First class got the New Year off to a flying start with their gymnastics classes.The girls are balancing, rolling, curling, stretching,climbing,and discovering new ways of moving on the benches and climbing equpment.And some are daring enough to suspend from the bars! Watch this space for updates.       

Junior Infants Enjoy the Book Fair.

                               We really enjoyed the Book Fair. There were lots of lovely books to read.  

Junior Infants/ Senior Infants Christmas Play

Junior Infants and Senior Infants performed “Whoops-a-Daisy-Angel” on  Thursday 13th December for their parents. All agreed they were “angelic!”

First Class-were the angels on their Christmas Trees. Dec 2012

First class girls created beautiful golden angels using doyleys,gold paint, glitter and sequins.To add a personalised touch some children added their own photo face to the angels, while others drew their faces.Hopefully these angels added a touch of magic to their families this Christmas.Among the many other decorations made in first class were their lanterns which demanded […]

Mercy Primary School, Birr, Co. Offaly