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Information and notifications for Third and Fourth classes.

3rd class studied County Meath in SESE recently. We found out lots of things about the county. We created an individual county crest depicting various aspects of ‘The Royal County’ on each one.  

3rd class have been doing lots of mindfulness activities recently. We have been meditating and practising the art of silent thinking!! We have been saying our ‘mindful mantra’ very day and focusing on positive thinking in our day to day ...

3rd Class have been experimenting with the primary colours. We mixed our own colours using black, white, red, blue and yellow. It was a challenge but we had great fun!

Leave No Trace is an Outdoor Ethics Education Programme designed to promote and inspire outdoor recreation through education,research and partnerships. Sorcha came to speak to 4th and 5th Class to promote and encourage children in the areas ...

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 ...

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 ...

Over the last six weeks 3rd Class have taken part in a knitting group each Wednesday afternoon.We would like to thank Rose, Ann, Josephine, Jo, Mary and Christina who came in to help us every week. We knitted teddies, scarves and bunnies. In the ...

Today, Local firemen visited 3rd class to present the Primary Schools Fire Safety Programme. We thoroughly enjoyed the visit.

3rd class have been very busy learning to knit over the past few weeks. We would like to thank Rose, Ann, Josephine, Jo, Mary and Christina who came in to help us every week. We knitted teddies, scarves and bunnies.

Congratulations to our under 11 quiz team who took part in the second round of the Credit Union Schools Quiz in Westport on Sunday 28th February. The team were placed third in the quiz. Well done to all involved.

Over the last week, St. Aidan’s and the Active School Committee have focused on getting active first thing in the morning, with a whole school Wake Up! Shake Up! in the school hall each morning at 9 o’clock. Each day the pupils and ...

Third Class had lots of fun during Maths week.  We explored symmetry in our Art lesson. On Friday we took part in the Marshmallow Challenge.