Rang a 3

Rang a 3 Kensuke’s Kingdom drama & Origami Hopping Frogs!

Just after Christmas, we finished our beloved class novel 'Kensuke's Kingdom' and Rang a 3 had a blast dramatising some key scenes from the story. We linked our novel to our recent History topics of 'Life in Ancient Japan', 'A Japanese Legend', and even made some...

Rang a 3 – rugby training

Rang a 3 are really enjoying their rugby training with Santiago, and their skills are developing well as a result.

Panto at the Opera House 🎭🎄

Panto at the Opera House 🎭🎄

The children in Rang a 3 and 5 set off to see "Jack and the Beanstalk" in the Opera House this morning! Oh no, we didn't. OH YES, WE DID! What a way to celebrate Christmas! We are so grateful to be back to a time when we can enjoy a live performance with the buzz of...

Student Council Christmas Annuals

Student Council Christmas Annuals

Our third and fourth class Student Council reps enjoyed distributing the Christmas annuals to all classrooms today. They look forward to receiving them on December 4th. Nollaig Shona!

My Library, A Place For…

To round off another busy week, Rang a 3 participated in an art competition run by Cork County Council Library & Arts Service. The theme was 'My Library, A Place For...' and some amazing pieces were created, demonstrating that our pupils see the library as a place...

Rang a 3 – Maths Week

To celebrate Maths Week, Rang a 3 participated in games to further practice our addition and subtraction tables. The games 'Elevenses'     and 'Layout' were particularly popular. We also visited other classes this week to collect data.

Rang a 3 enjoying our new Lego sets

During Golden Time this Friday, Rang a 2 got stuck in to the new Lego sets and were thrilled that we were able to add to our classroom stocks of generous base plates and classic lego. We are so grateful for the kind donation and are already putting them to good use!

Rang a 3 Art – Construction of Bronze Age Roundhouses

Rang a 3 raided the recycling bins recently to gather materials to create Bronze Age roundhouses in small groups. We had great fun trialing different means of construction and the results speak for themselves! Here is a selection of the process and the product:

New LEGO Sets

New LEGO Sets

We would like to sincerely thank one of our sixth class families for kindly purchasing LEGO sets for use in all of our classrooms and SET rooms. LEGO has fantastic benefits including improved hand/eye coordination, the development of spatial skills, enhanced fine...