County Champions 2019: Congratulations to the girls from 3rd to 6th class who won the County Final in Claregalway on 28/05/19. Thank you to Mr. Curley for training our teams during the year. Well done everyone!
Artist in Residence: Sketching from observation. We sketched items and flower arrangements focusing on elevation, plan and section. 3rd- 6th class
Chess Presentation for the 4 divisions from 3rd- 6th class. Thank you to Mr. Colman and well done to all who participated!
Well done to the chess champions of division 2
1ST PLACE: Donnacha Meade 5th class
2ND PLACE: Ciara Farrell 5th class
3RD PLACE: Jonathan Kenny 5th class
4TH PLACE: Keelan Giles 5th class
WELL DONE TO OUR CHESS CHAMPIONS OF DIVISION 1
1ST PLACE: Dylan Hannon 5th class
2ND PLACE: Patrick Forde 5th class
3RD PLACE: Scott Glynn 6th class
4TH PLACE: J.P Rabbitte 6th class
Dunguaire Poetry Competition 2019: Well done to all the 5th and 6th class pupils who submitted entries in the poetry competition. Their poems are all on display in Dunguaire Castle, Bunratty Castle and Folk Park until the end of May 2019.
Writing Samples from 1st and 2nd class. We were very busy writing information reports and learning about the writing genres.
Easter Egg Hunt 2019: The children in 1st and 2nd put their map reading skills to use during their Easter egg hunt with Ms. Comer
EASTER TRADITIONAL MUSIC CONCERT 12/04/19 : All children participated in a traditional music concert in the hall today! Great effort from all the musicians!
Poetry Writers of the Week : Congratulations to J.P Rabbitte and Aoibhinn Redington on their poetry writing. We have been working hard this month, reading poetry and writing our own poems.
TALK TIME ORAL LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT: 3rd and 4th class have built up a wide vocabulary bank before Easter.
Chess Tournament 11/04/19 Ballinlass N.S- Congratulations to all the primary children who took part in the chess tournament this week. Thank you to Mr. Colman for organising the event!
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