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February in Stepping Stones!

February went by in a blur between it being the shortest month of the year and us having a week off for the midterm break. As we entered the season of spring we made daffodil art. We also made hot chocolate together using cocoa and milk. We've been doing "10@10" which is 10 minutes of…
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Maths in Fourth Class

The photographs below show the children using concrete materials and pictorial methods to understand decimal place value. This method also helped fourth class pupils further understand the relationship between fractions and decimals.
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February in Stepping Stones

February was a brilliant month in Stepping Stones, full of active learning. We learned about the life cycle of an apple. We tasted different varieties of apples and even made some chocolate apples! They were delicious! We conducted some experiments with milk and made lovely Valentine's cards.
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Celebration of China!

We have had a very busy few weeks in Second Class. We have been working under the theme of China and have completed so much work that we are very excited to share with you. We began our learning by spending a large number of lessons researching and discovering all about Chinese people, landmarks, culture,…
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Wet Wet Wet

Second Class have spent a large portion of January undertaking plenty of varied learning around the theme of water.We learned all about water conservation and worked extremely hard at producing some excellent projects on the topic. Each pupil listed five means in which we can help save water in our day to day lives and…
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Highlights in Junior Infants

The last five weeks in Anne Marie's Junior Infants have been fun filled and busy! The children have enjoyed many activities. Highlights include the Aistear theme of the café during January. We are having lots of fun in the vets this month. The children made smoothies and enjoyed lots of junk art. "10 at 10"…
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