Friday was our chance to celebrate all of the birthdays that were missed over the lockdown. We celebrated in style at our 2nd Class party, with party hat making, Pass the Parcel, Musical Chairs, a fabulous birthday feast, Pinatas and of course a Water Fight to round it all off. Here are some of the … Read more
We took a break from the Ukulele this week and went to work on our rhythm with an African Drumming workshop. It was great fun and we even composed a tune of our own!
It was Sport’s Day for 2nd Class and even though it was a bit different this year, we still had a great day playing Dodgeball, GAA, Hockey, Obstacle Courses and Parachute Games. Here are some of our highlights.
To celebrate the first of June and to make the most of the lovely weather, we headed to Newbridge, where there was fun in the playground and an outdoors games lesson.
This week in 2nd Class, we were studying light and shadows in Science, the story of Fionn and the Giant’s Causeway in History and how to make shadow puppets in Art. We combined all three together and recreated the story of Fionn and Benandonner through the use of shadow puppets. In groups we designed our … Read more
It has been a busy but fun return to school in 2nd Class following the lockdown. We made the most of the weather and got outdoors to sow some seeds as well as planting potatoes and shallots in our class vegetable patch. We learned a new ceilidh dance in P.E. for Seachtain na Gaeilge … Read more
We have had a very busy but great week for Science week. We built bridges, made lava lamps and even took part in an online Science event about electricity. Today was Science Day where the children demonstrated their own experiments both in class and on SeeSaw. See below for some of the fun that we … Read more
The last couple of weeks in 2nd Class have involved Sports Day, School Tours and all sorts of other fun. See below for just some of the things that we got up to….
This week, was all about the seashore for 2nd Class. We had a lesson from a marine biologist, did seashore surveys and scavenger hunts and even created some amazing art using treasures that we found on the beach (and added a broken leg along the way…oops!). Have a look below for just some of the … Read more
It was another busy week for us in Ger’s 2nd Class. There were more factfiles on Russia, art inspired by Vassily Kandinsky, active Maths on the topic of capacity and of course lots of fun as usual.