Archive October 2018

CHALK ART

In Infant class recently we used chalk to draw as part of our art lesson. It was great fun and our pictures are displayed in the classroom.

Click here and go to Infants to see a selection of our chalk drawings

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Posted in Category(ies):  Mrs Bernadette Sherwin  |  Posted on Monday, 15 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

Our class by Zywia

In Ballinlough N.S we had a great start to our year. We had a Funky shoe day today and some people wore slippers, wellies, odd shoes and many others. In my classroom, 3rd & 4th we made farming projects with typing, handwriting and other stuff. We also learned about Andy Warhol and made pop art with normal things, I did Addidas shoes. We made recounts last month and have hurling for P.E and have music lessons with tin whistles.

This school is really  good, I really like it!

                           By Zywia

Click here and scroll to 3rd & 4th class to see our projects

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Posted in Category(ies):  Ms Aoife Cawley  |  Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

My time in 4th class by Cian B

We came back to school in September. The first day was the best day, we got to play outside for a little longer than normal. We made animals out of clay with Betty, it was fun.

Our school is a fun place to make friends and have education. We have a fair class and we have class rules. Our rules are Respect Education and saftey. I can't wait for the rest of the year.

         By Cian B 4th class

CLICK HERE AND SCROLL TO 3RD & 4TH TO SEE OUR ART WORK

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Posted in Category(ies):  Ms Aoife Cawley  |  Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

Our Term so far

What a start to the new school year we have had in 3rd & 4th class. We have been modelling clay with a famous sculptor, researching farming long ago and now, publishing our very own recounts, painting, playing hurling...the list goes on.

Everyone has settled into our new class really well and are looking forward to seeing what the rest of the year brings.

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Posted in Category(ies):  Ms Aoife Cawley  |  Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

Our Term so far

Here in 5th and 6th we have had a busy start to the first term. Our motto is " Count on me " and we have even learned the song to go with it! We have welcomed three new students and they have already made great friends.

Our Rugbt Blitz was a huge success and great fun all round. Our boys and girls football games are most enjoyable with special thanks to Treasa and Pauric for all their help. We are really busy with our history project work and enjoyed Malachy's informative visit to our classroom. We have created a beautiful Mindfull board for our classroom and relax with our Mindfulness Matters music regularily.

Bíonn an-sport againn ag an gaeilge agus taímid tareís cluiché nua a cleachtadh ! --An gaeilge abu.

 

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Posted in Category(ies):  Mrs Reillys Room  |  Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

Funky shoe day

Dear parents,

Over the past few weeks we have come together and made a pupils council.We plan to make the school a more child friendly place.We had the idea that we should hold a funky shoe day for mental health and self awarrness week !!!We hope to do more activities like this in the future.We meet once a month and discuss things that we could improve around the school for instance to get new basket balls or to get new books in the library. We hope that by the end of the school year every child in the school will have come up with one idea to help them enjoy school more.Thank you for taking the time to read this.

From Rachel,Ella,Kate,Darren,Rory and Philip.

Click here to view some pictures of our funky shoe day. Scroll to varios events

 

 

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Posted in Category(ies):  News whole school  |  Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2018  |  By Tanya Farrelly

Important Announcements

 

 CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE
MONDAY 17TH DECEMBER 2018
BALLINLOUGH CHURCH AT 7.00PM

 

SCHOOL CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS
FRIDAY 21ST DECEMBER 2018
AT 12.00 NOON

 

GARDA VETTING INVITATION
CLICK ON THIS LINK TO OPEN

 

CALENDAR YEAR 2018/2019
now added to events

 

ACTIVE SCHOOL FLAG
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