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Information and notifications for First and Second Classes.

We have been busy here in St.Aidans getting back into Active mode after the holidays. A number of activities have taken place to get started; Active Committee 2018-2019 The Active School’s Committee for this year has been set up which ...

Alot of work has been done again this year with our school garden project. After Easter pupils in Senior Infants, Second and Sixth Classes sowed a variety of seeds in pots and trays. We were amazed at how fast these plants grew! Some of the 6th ...

We were really excited at school today when Santa dropped in unexpectantly! Rudolph needed a rest so Kiltimagh Fire Brigade had to come to the rescue and drive Santa up to the school. He told us he has all our presents ready and we promised to ...

Here are some of the games that we have been using in the classroom to practise number facts. The children can also play these at home to reinforce and practise Mental Maths. Addition and Subtraction Game; adding or taking numbers to reach a ...

Senior Infants and First Class have been learning about the lifecycle of the sunflower. We have also been reading some stories about sunflowers- Camille and the Sunflowers and Katie and the Sunflowers.

In Ms McNeela’s class we have been learning some very interesting facts about the Titanic. We decided to make our very own Titanics!

We have been using maths games online in the classroom to help us learn our doubles and numbers that add to make 10. Here are the links to the games so that the children can play them at home. Speed Challenge doubles  Speed Challenge bonds to ...

We have been very busy in our class this Christmas. We made stockings and Christmas trees.

We made a  Christmas tree out of puff pastry and nutella. We baked it in the oven. It tasted delicious!      

Ms. McNeela’s and Mrs Mooney’s class went to the post office to post their letters to Santa. Great excitement! Thanks to Marian for all the treats!

Lukasz, the Greens Schools Travel Officer came to our school.  .  He carried out a workshop with 2nd and 3rd Classes on ‘A Journey to School’ and a workshop with 4th and 5th Class on ‘Climate Change’. After lunch he met with the Green ...

Today, 2nd class visited the Carmelite Monastery in Knock alongside the 2nd Class pupils of Craggagh N.S. We cut our own Communion hosts that we will receive on May 7th and we were given a set of  Rosary beads each.Afterwards we went to the ...