Monthly Archives: November 2011

Recycle more

Junior Infants showed how much they care for the environment by recycling a variety of materials, from card and plastic to glass and even clothes in our clothes bank. Junior infants learned that recycling is making new things out of old things. They really enjoyed their hands on experience at being captain planet, and plan on keeping a vigilant eye to make sure everyone is doing their recycling at home!!! Continue reading

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People In Our Neighbourhood – The Shopkeeper

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Hands on Maths!

We have looked at place value, symmetry, angles and fractions this term and have enjoyed learning about them in a hands-on way! We did a ‘mirror dance’ with a partner to help us learn about symmetry in shapes and objects. … Continue reading

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Art: looking and responding to different forest pictures

We looked at forest pictures created by a wide variety of artists. Some were in oil, some in pastel, some in ink. We worked in groups to decide which pictures we liked best, and ranked them once we had agreed. … Continue reading

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Alien attack!

We wondered what would happen if aliens landed in Robertstown National School. We had been looking at report writing and had looked at lots of different newspaper articles before we started. We each wrote a newspaper article about an alien … Continue reading

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Halloween

Happy Halloween, Junior Infants really enjoyed their first Halloween in Robertstown N.S. Nearly all of the junior infants walked to school on Wednesday 26th dressed up in their fabulous Halloween costumes. Miss O’ Sullivan and Miss Murphy barely recognised their junior infants that morning! The junior infants also got to watch Mr.Brouder’s class doing their version of Michael Jackson’s Thriller. It was really a TREAT for halloween! Continue reading

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Enjoying One Of Our Favourite Books

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Senior Infants Working On The New Netbooks

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