1st, 2nd & 3rd Class


Welcome back everyone as  we embark on another year of learning and laughter…….

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we have completed in class!


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Classroom News & Events!

Mrs Mc Guirk’s Homework for Week 30th March -4th April 2020.

  Dear Parent(s), Please find attached link below to additional homework sheet(30)-click on link to be completed after homework sheet (29) and also any other relevant worksheets which you have been given previously. See attached link below for additional activities -click on link to be completed by different classes. I hope everyone is well during […]

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World Book Day 2020

We were blown away by the effort made by all the children for World Book Day. They really made their favourite stories come to life. We had a parade to show case all the costumes and the children completed some fun activities in each of the classes. See all the pictures below including our winners […]

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Pancake Tuesday in Mrs. Mc Guirk’s Room

Today (Tuesday 25th February 2020), we had a Pancake themed day in our classroom. 1st, 2nd and 3rd class learned about the origins of Pancake Tuesday / Shrove Tuesday. We also learned how to sequence steps in making pancakes in our Irish lesson, and we completed maths challenge cards linked to the theme of pancakes. […]

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First Confession 2020

Six special pupils celebrated the Sacrament of Penance on Tuesday 25th February 2020 in St. Lastra’s Church, Donaghmoyne. Well done to the three girls and three boys in Second Class for their respectful and prayerful participation on the night. Every one of them should feel very proud of their efforts, both in preparation for and […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day from 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class!


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Chinese New Year 2020 in Mrs Mc Guirk’s Room

  Chinese New Year or ‘Spring Festival’ is China’s most important festival and holiday time. Chinese New Year 2020 is celebrated between 25th of January and 4th of February 2020  and celebrates the year of the Rat. The children have been busy learning about the Chinese New Year at school.  They have been learning about the […]

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Saint Brigid’s Day in Mrs. Mc Guirk’s Room

This week we have been busy learning about Saint Brigid. We learned lots about her childhood and the important things she achieved throughout her life.  We learned about the importance of her cross in protecting our homes from fire.  We sang a song in her honour and completed beautiful pictures using various materials to decorate […]

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Christmas Fun at school!

We had a very special visitor at school today. The children were very excited to see Santa. They performed some Christmas songs and poems that they have been learning in class. Santa had a gift for every child which  can be enjoyed over the holidays. Our Christmas jumper competition was a success. Well done to […]

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A trip to the Theatre

We had an excellent time at the Iontas Theatre in Castleblaney on Friday. Snow White was a fantastic show and even the teachers took to the stage! Well done to our own students who had a role in the show – Lauren, Erin, Neasa, Lucy, Katie, Isobel, Grace – Hollywood here they come!

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Serious but Silent!

The children in Mrs Mc Guirk’s room really enjoyed this activity, were they had to work as a team to complete a challenge set by their teacher. The children worked in groups and their challenge was to make the highest tower possible using a set number of sheets of A4 paper and paper clips. The […]

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