Congratulations to the children in Garrafrauns who took part in the Community Games art and handwriting competitions!
Children were praised for their effort and presentation of homework this week in assembly time. They showed the quality of their homework to others. Keep up the great effort!
The homework of the week goes to:
5th class: KATIE KILGARRIFF
6th class: MEGAN HEALY
WORLD BOOK DAY SCHOOL ASSEMBLY: We dressed up as characters from books today and everyone made a huge effort! We preformed traditional music and Irish dancing. Well done everyone!
WORLD BOOK DAY: We gave presentations to other classes about our favourite book. We discussed cover, spine, blurb, characters, plot, resolution, illustrations.
WORLD BOOK DAY: Oral Language: Book Talk groupwork session discussing our favourite book with others. 05/03/2020 5th and 6th class
POETRY TALK:ORAL LANGUAGE: critical literacy discussion groups; 5th and 6th class; Using the word bank to discuss the poem; Highlighting rhyming words, identifying images in the poem, giving feedback to the rest of the class.
MUSIC: The senior classes continue to produce high quality music on a weekly basis. We now have a school band! 28/02/2020
Movement Breaks: The Junior and Senior Infants are up and moving to increase student focus, reduce stress, boost mood, provide a pump of fresh oxygen to the working bodies and to have fun! Keep moving everyone!!