Fáilte go Rang a Dó (2):
- Our PE days are Wednesday and Friday for January and February 2-21. On these days we need to wear our school tracksuit and runners. On the other days we must wear our full school uniform.
Congratulations to 2nd Class (2) on completing their first term of Advanced Reading. In particular, a big congratulations to Roman and Daniel who reached their target number of books with an accuracy of 85% or more on the quizzes.
Santa came to visit Harold’s Cross National School!
2nd Class (2) and Ms. Kirrane would like to wish you all a big Happy Christmas! 🙂 Best wishes for the New Year.
Today we made Christmas biscuits:
- We creamed the sugar into the margarine
- We kneaded the flour into this mix
- We added some milk
- We flattened the pastry
- We used our Christmas shape cutters to make the biscuits!
We had lots of fun preparing for our Christmas Nativity – ‘Lights Camel Action.’ We hope you all enjoyed it!
Polar Bear Landscapes:
Take a look at our arctic inspired polar bear landscapes. We even added cotton wool for a real affect.
We designed our own snow globes for the class.
We are very lucky to have a trained Irish Dance teacher come into us every Wednesday to teach us some Irish Dancing! These are some pictures of the children being taught their 1, 2, 3s!
Art – Architecture:
In art this term we have been exploring the whole school focus on Architecture. We explored James Rizzi’s Cityscapes and then created our own Rizzi inspired Georgian houses.
The children had lots of fun making leaf print art with paint.
Hope you enjoy our Oíche Shamhna video:
This week we had lots of fun for Halloween. We made pumpkin candle holders from clay and painted them. We also designed and painted our own Halloween masks. The children had lots of fun dressing up.
PE- Tennis/Outdoor and Adventure:
Rang a Dó are really enjoying their PE session every Friday with tennis coach Stephen. They have been working on their forehand, backhand skills and their ball handling.
Learning about tens, units and hundreds during Maths Week.
We have been completing Orienteering in P.E these past few weeks. Today, we mapped some funny faces.
September Art: Self Portraits: 2nd Class (2)
The girls and boys had lots of fun drawing and colouring their names for their new classroom.