Category Archives: Junior Infants

Learning to look after our teeth

Junior Infants had a lovely visit from Jake’s Grandmother, Fiona, who works as a dental hygienist. She told us all about how to look after our teeth and how to brush them thoroughly. We loved taking turns with the giant … Continue reading

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Learning about our bodies in Junior Infants

Junior Infants have been learning all about our bodies this week. We have focused on exploring our 5 senses in Science and tried to identify mystery smells and sounds. We played a really fun game where we took turns to … Continue reading

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The Giant Jam Sandwich

Junior Infants have loved the story, ‘The Giant Jam Sandwich’. It is the tale of a town called Itching Down that gets invaded by a swarm of 4 million wasps! The villagers work together to make a giant jam sandwich … Continue reading

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Wedding Party!

Junior Infants helped to keep the celebrations going for Ms Hamilton by having a fun wedding party in school last Thursday. We wrote invitations, made decorations, baked marshmallow rice krispie buns and practised the ‘Waltz’ and the ‘Twist’ dances in … Continue reading

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Celebrating new life in Spring

We have really been enjoying the warm weather at school and we have been noticing lots of bright flowers and buds appearing and the leaves coming back on the trees. We picked some beautiful daffodils from our school garden to … Continue reading

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Celebrating St Patrick’s Day

Junior Infants loved learning all about St Patrick, and they celebrated St Patrick’s Day with songs and art!

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To Infinity and Beyond!

Junior Infants had a blast learning about Space, and in particular, our Solar System. We began the topic by thinking about what we know is in Space and we drew and labelled some pictures of what we think is beyond … Continue reading

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Snowman at Sunset

Junior Infants had such fun performing along with Senior Infants for our Christmas Play!

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Gingerbread Men

Junior Infants loved reading and joining in with the story ‘The Gingerbread Man’ last week, we thought it would be a good idea to have a go and baking some gingerbread men ourselves.  We gathered all the ingredients we needed … Continue reading

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The Three Little Pigs

Junior Infants have been learning about all things pink and piggy over the past few weeks. We have loved the story of the Three Little Pigs and we have done some wonderful role playing of the story in our classroom. … Continue reading

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