1st & 2nd Class

Welcome back to another year of fun and learning in 1st and 2nd class with Mrs. Mc Guirk!! Say ‘hello’ to the wonderful boys and girls in 1st and 2nd Class, who are ready for a new year and a new learning journey!!

Classroom News & Events!

First Holy Communion 30th April 2022

On Saturday the 30th of April 2022, our five amazing boys and our four fantastic girls in Second Class got to make their First Holy Communion.  Finally, we got the opportunity to celebrate this special occasion on the expected date and even though we had a wet morning, the children shone. Our entire school community […]

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EGGCITED in 1st and 2nd Class

We have been ‘Busy Bunnies’ this week in 1st & 2nd Class and we have learned alot about Easter.  We learned about the Easter Story in Religion, we did jigsaws, word searches and oral language activities in Irish, Easter addition and dice games in maths and corrected the Bunny’s mistakes, and cracked the code in […]

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Autism Awareness Day 2022

On Friday 1st April 2022 we celebrated Autism Awareness Day. Firstly, we recapped on what we had learned last year about autism. We then learned about living with autism from the perspective of Megan, a ten year old girl from Canada whose little brother Matt has autism. We learned a lot from watching Megan go […]

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Smoothies in the Sun in 1st and 2nd Class

For our fifth week of cookery we decided to take the healthy option and made some delicious smoothies. We used strawberries, yogurt and orange juice and had great fun ‘whizzing’ everything together in the blender!! We then cooled down after our Gaelic session, while enjoying our smoothies outdoors.  

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Happy Mother’s Day to Our Wonderful Mothers from 1st and 2nd Class!!

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Enjoying Some Lunch in the Sun!!

First and Second Class had lunch outdoors today! It was fantastic to get the chance to sit outdoors with our friends and enjoy our food!! SUMMER IN MARCH!!

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Week 4 Cookery in 1st and 2nd Class

Today we decided to treat our selves to some Rocky Road Buns! The children really enjoyed their cooking experience today and got to take some tasty buns home with them!

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Celebrating Saint Patrick in Mrs. Mc Guirk’s Room!

  This year we celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day by having a Saint Patrick’s themed week in our classroom, from Monday 14th – Wednesday 16th March 2022. We learned about the life and legend of Saint Patrick in our religion and history lessons. We also learned about how Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated here and around […]

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St. Patrick’s Themed Cookery!!

For our third week of cookery, we decided to make some sweet treats for Saint Patrick’s Day!!   We made delicious marshmallow rice krispie squares and of course we just had to add something green for the occasion!! We used green sweets and green icing to do this!! The children got to take home the food […]

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Mandalas

For art this week, we experimented with doing some collaborative art, to show that together we can make something wonderful!! I think the boys and girls did amazing work!!

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