Tag Archives: Oral Language

Spooky Stories

We have worked hard on our spooky stories in third class over the last few weeks. We wrote a story together, we edited the story, redrafted it and illustrated our own stories.

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Food Dudes

We are really enjoying Food Dudes in Third Class. We are all tasting lots of new fruit and vegetables.  

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Bats

Today we listened to the story Stellaluna. It is all about bats. We then made a Venn Diagram to compare bats and birds.

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Hurricanes

In the aftermath of Hurricane Ophelia we examined how hurricanes move. We used a clear glass bowl, a wooden spoon and food colouring. We stirred the water in a clockwise direction until it started swirling. Then we added a few … Continue reading

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Van Gogh

We were learning about Van Gogh this week. He was very interesting.  Vincent van Gogh was born in the Netherlands in 1853.  He was a painter and a sculptor. In this early part of his career, van Gogh used a lot … Continue reading

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I Am Poem

I am Rynagh I wonder if my cousin will get better I hear cars going by I see my friend playing I went to India I think life is good.   I am Rynagh I pretend that ice cream is … Continue reading

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Friendship Week

Last week we celebrated Friendship week in our school. We did lots of activites during the week all about friends. On Friday morning we went to Ms. Glynn’s Senior Infant class and we paired up. We helped the children to … Continue reading

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Sound in Fourth Class

This week we stepped back in time and made some string phones while learning about sound waves. All you need for this fun experiment is two paper cups, some string, a sharp pencil and a friend. We learned that speaking … Continue reading

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Board Games in Fourth Class

We worked in our groups this week to make our own board games. We had great fun, we took turns and most importantly we realised that everyone has a great opinion!

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Venn Friends in Fourth Class!

We realise that while we have many similarities, we also have many differences. We discussed these similarities and differences and then we got into pairs to make our Venn Friends!

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