Senior Infants

Senior Infants 2019/20

World Book Week
We had a fantastic week celebrating World Book Week. The highlights included a visit from a professional storyteller and the character parade. Boys and girls put in an amazing effort to dress up as so ...
The Supermarket
Our current theme for Aistear is the Supermarket. We have had lots of fun going shopping, writing shopping lists and using the cash registers. We also made some amazing supermarkets using duplo blocks ...
The Restaurant
Senior infants have been learning all about food. We have been visiting the restaurant in our Aistear role play area. The children have really enjoyed  exploring the different roles of the chef, waite ...
Intercultural Day
Senior Infants had a super day today celebrating intercultural Day! Lots of the boys and girls dressed up in the traditional dress of the country they are originally from. We were also lucky enough to ...
Winter Wonderland
Senior Infants have been learning all about Winter. We pretended to be Polar explorers in our Aistear role play area, searching for different animals using our binoculars. Everyone had lots of fun hid ...
Santa’s Hat
All of our hard work and preparation really showed in Senior Infants’ performance of ‘Santa’s Hat’. Santa was just about to head off on his sleigh when he realised that his hat ...
The Post Office
Senior Infants were very busy over the past few weeks exploring the theme of the Post Office in Aistear. In our Post Office you could write letters and postcards, buy stamps, apply for a passport and ...
The Airport
Senior Infants have really enjoyed visiting the airport over the last two weeks. The children collected their tickets at the check-in desk before heading through security and boarding their flights. W ...
Percussion Workshop
Senior Infants were really lucky this week and took part percussion workshop given by Paul from Music Generation. He taught us about lots of different percussion instruments and how they are used to m ...
The Train Station
Senior Infants had great fun learning about different modes of transport. At the train station, the children were pretending to sell and check tickets as well as being passengers and train drivers. Ot ...
The Construction Site
We had lots of fun learning all about the Construction Site. We wore high vis vests, hard hats and goggles while pretending to be builders in the role-play area.  We learned about the various tools bu ...
Sponsored Walk
Senior Infants had lots of fun on their Sponsored Walk. We did two big laps of the school and everyone was absolutely exhausted afterwards! Big thanks to everyone for any donations made so far.   ...
The Doctor’s Surgery
Senior Infants learned all about going to the doctor. We set up a doctor’s surgery in our role play corner where the children learned how to use a stethoscope, a thermometer and how to check someone’s ...