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Searching for Spring

Last week, Senior Infants went on a spring walk around the school. We spent some time discussing the different ways we can tell spring has arrived and decided to venture outside to search for spring.   On our walk we saw some daffodils in bloom, some new buds and blossoms on the trees and plants […]

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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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Friday Fun!

After a busy week, Senior Infants from Room 1 went on an adventure to visit their buddies in Ms McCarthy’s 6th class where they did some dancing, played some card games and chatted with their friends. Thank you to Ms McCarthy and her class for being so friendly and welcoming!  

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Having fun in Senior Infants

Over the last few weeks Ms O’Mahony’s Senior Infants have been having great fun in school. We have been sharing our favourite books with the class, taking trips to Tír na Sí (the lovely library) and dressing up in our brilliant new Aistear Room. We really enjoyed doing some autumn art and chilling out for […]

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Senior Infant Projects

The children in Mrs O Bric’s Senior Infants have been very busy in school and at home this term. Once a term they have a project to do at home. This is a construction, Art and Oral language project. With their parents, they produced brilliant musical instruments this term. Ranging from home made banjos, violins, […]

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Harvesting Apples

The boys and girls from Senior Infants harvested apples from the trees outside Mr O Brien’s office. They collected two full boxes of apples this year!

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Art Oilibhéir 2018

Well, the day has only begun and already our school hall is a hive of activity as parents come to view our wonderful artwork. The exhibition of our children’s work is open all day so come along and enjoy the display. Our sincere thanks to the Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir who are on hand, as […]

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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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Literacy Lift Off

Mrs Kinch’s Senior Infants have just finished nine weeks of Literacy Lift- Off. The children have had the opportunity to work in small groups where they developed their phonics and writing skills. At the reading stations they read two books every day and loved bringing the books home to read for their parents. They would […]

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Recycling Projects

Senior Infants have been taking recycling very seriously of late. They worked with their parents to make some fantastic constructions with recyclable materials. They took inspiration from their reading scheme Big Box Adventures. Well done boys and girls…we are very impressed!

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