Category Archives: 3rd & 4th

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Children were busy printing with fruit and vegetables in Ms McMahon’s room.  

Our heart nearly missed a beat

Children in Ms McMahon’s room were busy learning about the heart. We learned about the shape of our heart and what it does. We got to investigate how exercise speeds up our heart rate and how to take our pulse. We even got to … Continue reading

Lá Fhéile Bhríde

Children made St Brigid’s Crosses to celebrate the feast of St Brigid on 1st February. The crosses were blessed at the St. Brigid’s Day Mass in Lacken Church.

Tree Trail

Ms McMahon’s class were out in wellies to continue their study of trees which they began in autumn. The children were amazed at how much the decidiuous trees had changed since autumn.  

Letters to Santa

Ms McMahon’s class wrote their letters to Santa.

Christmas Decorations

3rd and 4th Class contructed their own Christmas Decorations using lolli pop sticks.

Christmas Friend

Children in 3rd and 4th Classes were each given an Advent friend who they were extra nice to during Advent. At the end of Advent, the children made a Christmas Cracker for their friend packed with goodies.

Christmas Boxes

Ms Gilhooly’s class have been very busy making Christmas boxes. They had to construct and decorate them.

Visit from the Wicklow Mountain National Park

The children were yet again delighted to get a visit from the Wicklow Mountain National Park. Ms McNulty’s class learned all about bugs. Ms McMahon’s room learned about Irish Wildflowers and Ms Vaughan’s room learned about irish mammals.

Dental Health

The dentist came in to Junior & Senior Infants and 3rd & 4th Classes to talk to the children about taking care of their teeth. She remindied the children how important it is to wash our teeth and actually not … Continue reading