As we have finished all of our sounds, we are going to revise them in school and for homework. A Sounds Writing Copy will go home on Monday and Wednesday for homework. The girls will complete a page with that day’s sound. The first sound is /i/. I have included a photo below of how […]
Well done to Mikayla, Ciara, Alli, Bronagh, Tyra and Sofia who came first today in the Harry Potter Schools’ Quiz in Tallaght Library. They got a ‘Whomping Willow’ 79 questions correct out of 80! They tied in first position and then again in the tie breaker! They will now advance to the finals in Tallaght […]
This week’s sounds are /y/, as in yoghurt and yellow, and /x/ as in x-ray.
Last Thursday Sixth class had the opportunity to present a project at the Primary Science Fair at the BT Young Scientists Exhibition in the RDS. Their project ‘Microbes in the Classroom: How Clean is Your Classroom?’ examined and measured the amount of micro-organisms found on commonly-touched classroom surfaces. The experiment found that the classroom telephone […]
This week’s sounds are /ng/ and /v/. Some of the /ng/ words we heard in our story today were strong, singing, racing car, swing and hanger. It takes two sounds to make the /ng/ sound so when we see these two sounds side by side we say /ng/. The Jolly song for /ng/ and /v/ […]
Welcome back to school and Happy New Year to everybody! Below are the sounds of the week (a little later than usual!) The first is /z/ and the second sound is /w/. The songs and actions are below. Try to find words beginning with these sounds at home!