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It’s bean a long time…

We have started our food theme in Black Class by making healthy snacks for the Food and Nutrition element of the Level 1 Personal care and wellbeing area of the Junior Cycle. We worked on kitchen skills, tastes and using … Continue reading

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Newsletter December 2019

As the last newsletter of the decade goes home on Monday, here is a sneaky preview for the blog followers… Newsletter December 19

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GymAble

Head over to YouTube to check out our participation in GymAble on the Sligo Sport and Recreation channel. https://youtu.be/jeGmuiYqb8E

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The Great Outdoors!!

Last Thursday the 7th of November was international outdoor classroom day. We fully embraced it in Green Class. We had 4th year students from the Outdoor Education course in GMIT in to do some outdoor lessons with us. The weather … Continue reading

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Clowning Around

This past half term White Class students experienced becoming a clown during our class drama. We read a book that taught us all about how a clown applies their make up and what clothes they wear. After reading all about … Continue reading

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PRINTING AND PATTERN

Yellow Class have really enjoyed our Art topic  of printing. We finished our topic with a fun activity, printing with a variety of construction blocks on playdough that we rolled out to make a flat surface. We created some great patterns … Continue reading

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Maths Madness!

We had a fantastic maths week. Along with the rest of the school we in purple class worked on something new everyday and had a great time along the way!! We worked on counting skills, number sequence, tangrams, dot to … Continue reading

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Newsletter October 19

Newsletter October 19

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Principal at NABMSE Conference

Éilis our principal is beginning her fifth and last year as Chairperson of NABMSE. Their Conference last week celebrated 50 years of the Organisation and was a great success. Check out www.nabmse.org for more information Below link to Irish Times … Continue reading

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Placement in St. Cecilia’s School

We are getting a increasing number of requests for placement . This is a small school and we have a limited places. Our ethos is that our school is a learning environment for all and we welcome student teachers, students … Continue reading

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A great start to the year.

So far this year in Pink Class we have been working hard in numeracy on numbers, money and using calculators. We have also narrated a silent picture film about the characters Rock, Paper and Scissors. Pink Class have also enjoyed visiting … Continue reading

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The people’s choice!

Here in Red class we have welcomed two new additions to our group. We have been joined by Aidan and Nicholas. This term we have been working on our letters, numbers and motor skills. We have made time for some … Continue reading

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P is for People!

We have been super busy in Navy class learning all about ourselves, body parts and people who help us! After discussing body parts through a sensory story, we made self portraits using a variety of tactile materials. We worked hard … Continue reading

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Actively Engaged

Black Class hit the ground running this term. We have upped our exercise game!!  We have worked hard during circuit teaching for our L1LPs and visited the outdoor gym in Collooney and got the tandem and tricycles out to keep … Continue reading

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Caught orange handed!

Blue class have been busy learning about different people in society that can help us. We have also been learning about our own bodies in Blue Class. We have been working hard on our balance, kicking and throwing during PE. … Continue reading

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