160 Bliain Ag Freastal

Language Class

Happy Birthday Andrew

Andrew celebrated his 6th birthday in school today. Here he is wearing the birthday hat.

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We sang him the birthday song and then he blew out the candles

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But teacher had played a trick on us. The candles kept re-lighting. So we all had to help Andrew blow out the candles.

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Happy birthday Andrew!

World Book Day

Today is World Book Day. We all dressed up as characters from our favourite books. We really enjoyed acting out our new personas for the day.

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Pizza Party

Today in school we made pizzas. Yum!First we spread tomato sauce on the base.

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Then we used sweet corn, tomatoes, ham and pineapple for the toppings. Then we put cheese on top.

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Then we heated them in the oven until the cheese melted. Some people got very creative and made pizza people. They were delicious.

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Insect Adventure

Today we read a book about two children who went on an adventure in their garden. They found lots of insects hiding in the garden. We used our magnifying glasses to help the children find all the insects. As you can see from the pictures, we took our job very seriously and managed to find all the insects. Well done everyone!

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Happy Valentine’s Day

The Senior Language Class made beautiful Valentine’s cards for their families. Just look at their works of art. Happy Valentines Day everyone!

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A fox came to visit

We had a very unusual visitor to Greenmount over the past few weeks. A beautiful red fox came to visit us with his friend. We watched them play in the garden. Then we wrote reports on the fox. We wrote about what the fox eats and what he can do. Then we drew fantastic pictures of the fox.

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A Visit from the Lollipop Lady

Colette, the Lollipop Lady, came to visit the Language Classes. She told us all about how to cross the road safely. She reminded us to wear our high-vis jackets so that the cars will be able to see us. We had great fun pretending to be cars and stopping when Colette put out her sign. Then our friends were able to cross the road. Thank you Colette for being so nice to us and thanks especially for the yummy lollipops.

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Happy Birthday Lily

Lily celebrated her 6th birthday in school with all her friends. She brought in party bags for us and a yummy chocolate cake. Happy birthday Lily!

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Recount Writing

Here are some examples of our recount writing. We were recounting Emma’s news. She went to Yvonne’s party at the weekend. They went to the pool.  There are four sections to our recount. When did the story happen? Who was in the story? What did they do? Where did the story happen? Teacher was very proud of our lovely writing.

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Letter Writing

We read a story called ‘Dear Zoo’. It is all about a little boy who wrote to the zoo asking for a pet. They sent him some very interesting animals. We decided that we would also write to the zoo for a pet. Here are our letters:

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