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Chinese New Year

On Tuesday February 5th some boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir celebrated Chinese New Year 2019- the year of the pig. In Room 4, Mrs Wong visited to tell the 1st class children all about the Chinese New year. The children were given red envelopes with coins in them and also taught how to use […]

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Trip to the Pet Farm

The children of An Droichead 2 are always on the go….and this week they paid a visit to Grenagh Pet Farm. What a wonderful time they had, petting the animals, milking the cows, playing and having a picnic together…….a great day out!!

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The Fire Engine visits Scoil Oilibhéir

The junior classes had a great treat today when the Fire Engine came to visit. The engine parked in the churchyard and our junior children were shown round by the firemen. The children had the opportunity to hold the equipment, to sit in the truck and to use the hose….such excitement! We would like to […]

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Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny made an early appearance in Scoil Oilibhéir this week….. he is obviously a very busy bunny these days!! The Junior Infants got a wonderful surprise when they went out to find that the bunny had scattered eggs around the garden. What fun for the children as they searched for chocolate treasure…… and, […]

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All in a Day’s Work!

Every day is an exciting day here in Scoil Oilibhéir and the children of An Droichead have been making the most of the simple things in life – making sandwiches, giving a friend a ‘hair do’, planting some bulbs and enjoying a good book…all in a day’s work!!

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Cupcakes for Tea!

Our children love the opportunity to bake…..and what could be nicer than some cupcakes for tea?!The children in Ms Vaughan’s class learned to plan, to measure, to mix, to bake, to cooperate and, best of all, to enjoy!!

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Out and About

The children of An Droichead love getting out and about. What could be nicer than a trip to the polytunnel or to the local library….maybe even a visit to the school playground? The children really enjoy going on adventures with their buddies!

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Science Fun

The children of An Droichead 2 marked the end of science week by carrying out a fun experiment with skittles! First we placed the skittles in the bottom of a dish, around the edge. Then we put some water in, and look what happened! We made a ‘skittle rainbow’! It was lovely and colorful, and […]

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Hot Chocolate

The children from An Droichead got together from some hot chocolate this week….Yummy!!

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A Visit to the Library

What could be nicer than a story and a treat? Well that is just what the children from An Droichead 1 enjoyed this week. They went on a visit to Blackpool Library where they enjoyed storytime followed by a trip to the café for some tasty treats.

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