Category Archives: Mary’s Blog

April in Stepping Stones

We enjoyed a lovely couple of weeks in Stepping Stones before Spring Break this April. Friends joined us from other classes to create imaginative pieces with soft blocks and Clicks. One group made a T-Rex and another group built a sofa to relax on! We have been looking after our plants every day and we…
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March in Stepping Stones

We have had such a busy month! Students from other classes joined us for Engineering Week projects. We built catapults, constructed marshmallow structures and made a balloon tower. We joined in with dancing at the whole school céilí for Seachtain na Gaeilge. We also planted potatoes, strawberries and carrots!
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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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The Forest

Our amazing new sensory room opened in January! It is affectionately known as "the forest" and it is packed with inviting features for the children. There is a screen that can project images and videos. Snowy forest scenes are proving very popular at the moment! There are hidden seats in tree trunks and logs to…
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January in Stepping Stones

2019 had a wonderful start in senior Stepping Stones. We had lots of fun and learning. We had groups for building projects from 4th class. We learned all about water. We even made our own clouds and watched them rain!
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December in Stepping Stones

There was much excitement in Stepping Stones with the arrival of the elves this December. We had great fun checking to see where they were every day and what mischief they had been up to! Our friends joined us in the hall for activities and we made delicious hot chocolate.
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