1st & 2nd Class

Welcome back to another year of fun and learning in 1st and 2nd class with Mrs. McGuirk!

Classroom News & Events!

Remote Learning – 1st and 2nd Class (18th-22nd January 2021)

    17th January 2021  Dear Parents, Boys and Girls, (a copy of this letter has been sent by email also). Hello everyone and I hope you are all staying safe and keeping well!  Parents thank-you all for the effort and hard work with your children this week. It is great to see how well […]

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School Update

Hello Parents and Students, We hope you are all keeping well and staying safe. As we settle in to our first week of remote learning we wanted to touch base to say a very big well done and thank you to you all for your participation so far. We know this is not an ideal situation and we […]

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Well Done Joshua!

Well done to Joshua Hughes in Second Class, who picked the winning title for our  Christmas DVD.  I think everyone will agree the title ‘Not Such a Silent Night!’ is very apt for our production.  

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Little Mc Guirk’s Little Angels 2020

Mrs. Mc Guirk’s Little Angels have been very busy preparing for Christmas and are super excited about our Christmas recording today!  

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Halloween 2020

We had great fun this Halloween in St. Michael’s National School. We took part in ‘Trick or Treat for Temple Street, and raised over €300 for this fantastic cause. Thank you to all for your donations! We also held a socially-distanced fancy dress parade and fancy dress competition. Congratulations to our winners – Erin, Tiernan, […]

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Summer Reading Challenge 2020

Congratulations to all students who took part in, and successfully completed, our Summer Reading Challenge 2020. This was the first year of our Summer Reading initiative and it has been wonderful to see the children to eager to take part! Our successful participants were awarded with medals for all of their hard work. Well done […]

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Using Our ‘Maths Eyes’ During Maths Week 2020

Mrs Mc Guirk’s room used their ‘maths eyes’ during maths week to solve mathematical problems in various pictures.

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Autumn Learning Adventures 2020

We have been busy learning lots about Autumn and seasonal change over the past number of weeks. We also learned about our senses and got outside to explore Autumn changes, while using these senses. The children also completed some leaf rubbings, clay hedgehogs and also experimented with ‘Pontillism’ to create some beautiful autumn trees. Well […]

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Making Memories in Mrs. Mc Guirk’s Room

We have been busy this week in our history lessons, discussing changes we have gone through throughout our lives. The children created some beautiful memory books, to mark the special milestones in their lives. Some of the pupils also volunteered to come up and read their memory booklets to the class.  

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Our Art Work 2020-2021

We have some wonderful artists in our classroom…    

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