ASD Preschool Class

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Halloween Hoolie!
We have had great fun  dressing up in different costumes for Halloween, from skeletons to princesses, and from Spiderman to cute witches! We enjoyed a little Halloween party and got to take home a tri ...
Autumn crafts and Sponsored Walk
We had great fun today on our sponsored walk around the school yard where we got to explore new areas of the playground! We jumped in the piles of leaves and threw them in the air as well as hearing t ...
Fun in the Sensory Room
We have lots of fun working on our gross motor skills in the sensory room! We climb up and down the slide, jump on the trampoline and have fun on the swings. Best of all we get to jump into the ball p ...
Welcome to our new ASD class!
Welcome to all our new children who started in our ASD Early Intervention class this September. They have all been settling in very well and exploring their new classroom, playing with jigsaws, shape ...
School Tour to KidSpace!
Our class had a very exciting trip to KidSpace Indoor play centre in Rathfarnham. The children really enjoyed climbing over obstacles and up ladders, jumping into ball pools and sliding down the big s ...
Active Week and Sports Day!
We had great fun trying out new activities for Active week this year including outdoor mini golf, football and bowling. Some of us even started stretching and learning some yoga moves! Some of the chi ...
Doctors and Nurses
This week we were learning about different occupations. We looked at pictures of teachers, dentists, pilots, astronauts, farmers, doctors etc and listened to Bounce Patrol’s song A-Z of occupati ...
Easter Art
When we were learning about Easter, we listened to lots of songs about chocolate eggs and Easter egg hunts as well as the Easter bunny. Some of our favourite songs include Hippity Hop and Easter bunny ...
Seachtain na Gaeilge agus La Glas
The week leading up to St. Patrick’s Weekend was Seachtain na Gaeilge where we learned about St. Patrick’s Day and listened to lots of fun songs about leprechauns, rainbows and pots of gol ...
Junior Infants visit the ASD class
Every Wednesday morning, some of the Junior Infant children come to visit and play with our class. This is to help with developing our social skills, especially for those of us who will be moving on t ...
Spring Time Art
Despite the big snowstorms that blew in over March, we been busy learning about Spring and creating beautiful seasonal crafts.  We listened to a spring time story on You-tube and made lots of lovely s ...
Intercultural Day!
All the children throughout the school really enjoyed the celebrations for Intercultural Day. Every class created projects on many different countries to represent and celebrate the various Nationalit ...
Christmas Celebrations
We had  a very fun run up to Christmas in our class! We decorated our Christmas tree, listened to lots of festive Christmas songs, both old and new, made lots of lovely crafts like Santas, reindeers a ...
Sam Maguire visit!
Sam Maguire came to visit our school and made a very special visit to the ASD classroom. Both students and teachers were very excited to see the cup up close and in person! Up the Dubs!! 🙂  ...
Happy Halloween!
Here in the ASD preschool we had so much fun dressing up for Halloween! We dressed up as pirates, witches, the Incredible Hulk, a dinosaur and Spiderman. Even the teachers dressed up as scary witches ...
Sponsored Autumn Walk
Last Friday we had our sponsored walk through the school fields. Thank you to all who donated money! We had great fun making and jumping into piles of Autumn leaves, throwing them in the air and singi ...
Our Fantastic Interactive Panel
Last year, we did a lot of fundraising to have an Interactive Panel installed in the ASD preschool and thanks to all the wonderful efforts of the parents, staff and wider school community, we had our ...
Welcome to the ASD preschool class!
Welcome to the preschool class for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. We are six happy, active and creative kids who have settled really well into our class. We are very busy learning our ABCR ...