Pancake fun! Ms. O' Mahony's class had lots of fun on Pancake Tuesday. WE made the batter, cooked the 'pancakes' and played restaurant when we were eating. We finished the day with " Toss the Pancake"
"Spring has Sprung " in Junior Infants
St. Bridget loved to help the poor people by giving them food. Today we learned how to make butter using cream and some jam jars. We were very tired from shaking the jars but we got to taste some homemade butter on digestive biscuits as a treat.
Polar Express in Juniors Ms O'Mahony's Junior Infants became Polar Explorers in January. We learned about the Inuit people, Arctic animals and the Northern lights. We made tents and went fishing in freezing water!!!
Mrs. O Gorman's Junior Infants enjoyed making crosses today for their parents. We joined Fr. Larkin online for 10 o clock mass and he blessed them for us.
Lots of Christmas cheer in Junior infants
Full STEAM ahead with a side of Fruit tasting in Junior infants.
Ms. O' Mahony and Ms. O' Gorman brought the Junior infant classes on a Halloween Hobble. Ghosts, superhero's witches, princesses, Dracula and builders were spotted scaring the locals.
Maths week 2021
For Maths Week, Ms O'Mahony's and Ms. O' Gorman's class were having lots of fun working on creating 'tall' and 'short' constructions and learning about patterns .
Getting to know each other
It's early in September, and Ms O'Mahony's Junior Infants are busy cutting, sticking and getting to know each other.
We are learning social skills, language and maths each morning during Aistear, when we play with other friends. We have worked on the themes of The Farm Shop and The Halloween Shop.
Vegetable Printing in Junior Infants
Ms O'Mahony's class have been working on fine motor skills. We enjoy threading beads, working with play dough and making jigsaws.
Autumn has arrived in the junior infant class
PE class with Ms. O'Gorman
Ms O' Gorman's class having lots of outdoor fun at Fiona's Playground.
Pizza and chips for lunch after a great morning at the playground in Cappa!
A Special Visitor
Teddy Bears Picnic
Playing rugby with coach Andrew
Zumba Dancing with Christina
Of to the Community Field for Sports Day
Welly Throwing Competition
Mini Sports Day in the Community Field
A Trip to the Woods
Ms. O Mahony's class had lots of fun on all these activities: Trip to Cappa, Playing Basketball,Slime with Carmel, Painting Pottery, Teddy Bears' Picnic, Sports' Day, Walled Garden and Mystery in the Maze
We have been learning all about magnets
The Ice Cream Van in Aistear
Football training with Cian O Dea
We really enjoyed trying out the iPads we got from The Clare Education Centre
We have really enjoyed watching our caterpillars change into chrysalis’ and emerge as beautiful butterflies. Today we released them in the Mercy Garden.
We enjoyed making hot chocolate with Carmel. We had a lovely Easter party after our Egg Hunt.
We had great fun playing Headbands with Ms. O Shea
Ms. O Mahony's class are on a Bug Hunt. We are learning about minibeasts at the moment
We are doing a science experiment: we are investigating how the height and texture of a ramp will effect the egg as it travels down the ramp.
We are making Glitter Jars. It is so exciting to create our own jar with our favourite colour glitter
Ms. O Mahony's class are busy making a lovely gift for their wonderful Mammys for Mother's Day
We have been planting seeds with Carmel. We are looking forward to watching our plants grow.
Ms. O Mahony's class are experimenting with sinking and floating. How many bears will the boat be able to carry?
Mrs. O’ Brien brought in her two ducklings today for us to see.
Practising our cutting and sequencing
We went on a walk looking for signs of Spring!
We had great fun today playing in Fiona’s outdoor classroom.
We have been learning about sequencing....what comes first, next and last!
We have really enjoyed watching our frog spawn grow from tadpoles to froglets. Very soon they will be fully grown frogs!
We enjoyed looking at the Easter Bonnets
Junior Infants Easter Egg Hunt
Enjoying a game of Duck Duck Goose with Lauren
Practising our balancing, throwing and catching using bean bags
We made lime green and orange jelly so that when we eat it with a scoop of white ice-cream it will look like the Irish flag! Green, White and Gold! We are really looking forward to it!
We really enjoyed our jelly and ice-cream after our parade today
We had great fun searching for our sounds in shaving foam
Aistear Bug Lab
We are making the most of the sunshine by practising our writing outside
Enjoying Minibeasts in Aistear
Mrs. O Shea's Christmas Nativity Play 2020
Ms O Mahony's Christmas Nativity Play 2020
Santa’s helpers, Robert & John from An Post came to visit us. They brought Santa’s special postbox so that we could all post our Santa letters. Thankyou Robert & John.
We got lovely selection boxes from Robert and John when they came to visit with Santa’s Postbox. Thankyou so much.
Aistear Santa’s Workshop
Ms. O Mahony's Nativity Play 2020
Aistear - Santa's Workshop
We had great fun at P.E. today
We have been learning about our 5 senses . Today we explored our sense of taste. We tasted foods that were bitter, sweet, sour and salty.
We have been learning all about the Post Office in Aistear
We have been making sets of 1,2,3,4 and 5 things
Junior Infants are doing great work, writing their sounds on whiteboards
Junior Infants are enjoying the Aistear theme 'Post Office' this month
We have been learning our sounds
Junior Infants enjoying painting, play dough and working at the farm shop Halloween adventures in Ms. O' Mahony's Junior Infants. We visited Spookyville, played 'Over and Under' and got our fingers messy learning about pumpkins.
Dressing up for Halloween
Today we cleaned out our pumpkins. We brought them home to carve them.
Aistear: Halloween Potions Lab
Practising our Fine Motor Skills to get ready for handwriting
Sorting in Maths
Halloween Potions in Aistear
Chalk Pictures by Junior Infants
A Big Welcome to our new Junior Infants
Junior Infants enjoying painting, play dough, and working at the farm shop
Ms. O Mahony's Junior Infants are settling in. We're working on fine motor skills and Aistear