Junior Infants

junior infants

Butterfly Habitats
This week in Junior Infants we have been learning all about butterflies! We talked about the butterflies life cycle, we read the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and we even designed our own butte ...
The Weather Station
The Junior Infants made super weather forecasters as we played in our Weather Station last week. Each child had the opportunity to film an individual weather report using all of our weather words! We ...
Intercultural Day
We had a fantastic time celebrating Intercultural Day here in Junior Infants. We have children in our class from Ireland, Romania, Poland, Thailand, Nigeria and France. We had the opportunity to taste ...
The Post Office
We have had so much fun in Aistear this week learning all about the post office! In our socio-dramatic play area we pretended to be post workers, we wrote letters, filled out TV license forms and wrot ...
A Visit from Sam!
We had a fantastic time on Monday when Colm Basquel and Hannah O’Neill brought the Sam Maguire into school for us all to see! We liked hearing all about their matches and celebrating 3 All-Ireland tit ...
Our Visit to Santa
This Tuesday the Junior Infants were very lucky, we visited Santa Claus in St Tiernan’s Secondary School. We went on a double decker bus! We were greeted by Santa’s reindeer and elves who ...
Aistear Fun!
Each morning when we arrive in school we have Aistear. Aistear is structured play based on a theme, which is used to enhance our learning across the Junior Infants curriculum! We engage in Creative Pl ...
Our Sponsored Walk!
We had a fantastic time on our Sponsored Walk on Friday! Thank you so much to everyone who donated money, we will be using it to invest in IT in our school over the coming years! Click on the link bel ...
Jolly Phonics Songs
In school we have been learning our letter sounds using the Jolly Phonics Programme. This video is a brilliant resource for helping the children to practice their letter sounds using the songs and act ...