February 1st-7th marked Children's Mental Health week, Ms. Duggan and the junior and senior infants celebrated the event with great enthusiasm. Each day they participated in significant activities which stimulated and promoted positive mental health and well being. Below are a few samples of the work they completed. Take a look at all of the work on the Children's Mental Health Week Tab in our gallery.
Challenge of the week!-Matching Socks
Well done to everyone who took on the 30 second sock matching challenge. We saw some terrific entries throughout the school. Fair-play for all of your effort and enthusiasm.
Junior & Senior Infants: Morgan Quinn with a terrific 10 pairs matched closely followed by Aoibhínn Slattery with 7 pairs matched.
First Class: Lily-Mae Meaney Lawlor
Second Class: Jayden Meaney Lawlor-8 pairs
Third & Fourth Class: Aisling O' Gorman
Congratulations to all of the boys and girls who participated in today's challenges. Check out the results and videos below to see how well everyone did.
We hope everyone enjoys their pancakes today and we hope you all have a wonderful few days off.
The winner from Junior Infants with an astonishing 80 jumps is Lorna Quinlan.
Coming in at a fabulous 50 jumps in 2nd place is Morgan Quinn.
The winner from Senior Infants with an incredible 65 jumps is Isaac Burke.
First class winner Damiel Connolly with 80 jumps
Second class: Reuben Geary with 106 jumps
Third and fourth class: Amelia Connolly & Michael Hanrahan with 84 jumps
Many thanks to all of the students who participated in this week's challenge. Some of the entries displayed great determination and skill.
The winning participant's are as follows:
Senior infants Óran got 5 teabags, Isaac Burke came runner up with 1 teabag.
In Juniors Cathal Whelan got 3 teabags, Morgan Quinn came in close 2nd with 2 teabags.
First class: Matt Quinlan (2 tea bags)
Second class: Abbie Howard(1 tea bags)
Third class: Aisling O' Gorman (3 tea bags)
Fourth class: Ronan Williams (3 tea bags)
Fifth and sixth class:
Happy Valentine's Day from Junior and Senior Infants
Junior and senior infants have been very busy this week, they made beautiful Valentine pictures; rockets the listened to a gorgeous story from Jill Murphy. Take a look at the pictures of their Teddy Bear's picnic too. Junior and Senior infants most definitely sent a lot of love our way. Well done everyone!
This week Ms. Russel set a posture challenge for all of the boys and girls in STT. The staff were astounded at the boys and girls amazing posture and determination in their videos. Well done to everyone who participated. The winners are as follows:
Junior Infants: Daniel Shine-2 books
Senior Infants: ALi Hanrahan -3books
First Class: Aoife Williams-6 books
Second Class: Reuben Geary- 5 books
Third Class & Fourth Class: Ronan Williams-9 books
Fifth and Sixth Class: Isaac McLoughlin -10 books
Isaac displayed amazing poise and posture carrying a magnificent 10 books on his head. Well done Isaac! Take a look at some of the videos and pictures below.
Take a look at the amazing creations that 3rd and 4th class made last week for their Ballyporeen Bake off. Ms. Russel's class mixed up some spectacular treats as part of their online learning last week.
Well done to everyone who participated. The winners creations are posted below. Congratulations to star baker Sadhbh O' Farrell who baked a scrumptious sweet cake in 3rd class. Sadhbh's attention to detail and pattern was just outstanding. Congratulations also to star baker Jack Purcell in 4th class who made an amazing Rolo Cheese cake. Jack also displayed tantalising talent in his presentation. Well done to both Jack and Sadhbh!
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