March was a very active month in Fourth Class. We started our Dance classes with Jacinta. We learned 8 great dances based on the countries we are partnered with in our Erasmus+ project. As well as dancing we learned about some of the traditional clothes from these countries. The music and dance is great and […]
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Between our talent show today and a week of learning about all kinds of interesting animals in our projects, it has been a great week! The projects the children have been working on at home were very impressive and it was obvious a huge amount of work went into them. Well done to all! In […]
We had great fun in January and February in Fourth Class. Early in January we had a rehearsal for our Peace Proms concert and then in February we went to the RDS in Dublin for the concert. We all really enjoyed it. It was a great experience and we could see all the time we spent singing, […]
Junior Infants were paired with 3rd class for World Book Day this year. Every child in 3rd class read a story to a child in Junior Infants, who in turn read for the older children. It was a really enjoyable day for all involved. The children received book tokens to use at a local bookshop. […]
Each student planned, wrote, self-edited and re-wrote a short story. Characters, setting and plots were explored and developed. The children were encouraged to use interesting and descriptive adjectives and verbs. The inclusion of similes and metaphors was also encouraged. We had lots of fun on the laptops as typing, spacing, choosing fonts and sizes, creating, […]
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go” (Dr. Seuss) It was World Book Day on the 2nd March and in celebration, a lot of boys and girls in Le Chéile dressed up as their favourite book character. Greg Heffley, Heidi, wizards […]
On Thursday 2nd of March everyone in Le Chéile celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Book Day. The children in Senior Infants were very excited to get involved in many events. Everyone brought in one of their favourite books from home. We used these for “Show and Tell” and then wrote a sentence about them. […]