Category Archives: Junior Infants

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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Term 1 Overview

Term 1 is coming to an end and what an exciting term it has been! We had a wonderful Winter Concert yesterday and the pupils, parents and staff were so proud of our school. Today we walked to the post box to post some surprise winter cards to the parents after reading The Jolly Postman…
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Marching to Music

Junior Infants enjoyed pretending to be soldiers in music today. We marched to "Colonel Bogey" and showed the steady beat in the piece. We stood to attention, saluted and began marching again. The children are really enjoying these Ceol music lessons!  
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Exciting Times in Junior Infants

Junior Infants have been settling into school life in Anne Marie's room. We have really enjoyed learning through play. In Aistear, we have been exploring the theme of school and autumn. The children have been playing in the school in the role play area and making schools in construction. Under the theme of autumn, we…
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Dr Megaphones Zoom Show

Today, we went to see a fantastic Science show called Dr. Megaphone's Zoom Show in Engineers Ireland. The show featured Dr. Megaphone and his assistant, Sandy. The presentation was excellent. We enjoyed trying to identify natural and engineered objects under the microscope. Some of the children were involved in an experiment with Crunchie and Wispa…
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Our Incredible Edibles Journey Begins..

Today we started our Incredible Edibles journey. Millie's mum, Mary has kindly agreed to lead the project. She has lots of gardening and growing expertise and we have already learned so much! Mary told us all about her garden and the work that her family put in to produce lots of fresh, organic food. The…
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