Congratulations to our 3rd class girls who received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion on Friday, 18th September.
School Calendar for 2020-2021
October Mid-Term Break School closed Monday 26th October - Friday 30th October 2020 Christmas Holidays School closed on Wednesday 23rd of December - Tuesday 5th January 2021 February Mid-Term Break School closed Monday 15th February - Friday 19th February St. Patrick's Day School closed Wednesday 17th March Easter Holidays School closed Monday 29th March - Friday 9th April May Bank Holiday - School closed Monday 3rd May June Bank Holiday - School closed Friday 4th June and Monday 7th June Summer Holidays - School closes Friday 25th June
Opening of the School Year Mass
Friday 2nd of October we celebrated our opening of the school year mass with Fr. Pat. Mass was streamed into our classrooms from Christ the King church using www.churchservices.tv/cabra
Class of 2020! We wish our Class of 2020 the very best of luck as they continue their education! https://padlet.com/5thclassckgns/k6vi6y8rmkuca2kl 'Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.' Henry David Thoreau.
We'd like to share a fantastic resource from our friends in Cloughfin National School in Co. Donegal. They have made Padlets for each of the year groups. A Padlet is an online noticeboard where links to relevant websites can be easily shared.
Grow in Love is providing free access to its religion textbooks and online resources. Log in on the www.growinlove.ie website with the following details:
Email: email@example.com Password: growinlove You can then click on your class level to find your class textbook in ebook form and online resources.
https://www.mathsweek.ie/2019/maths-at-home/ use this link to take part in daily maths activities. Each day you will find a fun maths activity that you can do with everyday things that you might have at home, Target Boards, 24 and Simultaneous Equations. You might remember doing some of these activities during Maths Week.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=YRwQrzogy-g - Here is a link to our daily loving kindness meditation we had been practicing in school. Keep up the good work and don't be afraid to get the whole family involved!
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ - This is a great website with lots of maths games. You can find 'hit the button' to practice your addition, subtraction, multiplication and division tables and also 'The daily 10'. Why not try the daily 10 with your brothers, sisters, or even parents!
https://www.twinkl.ie/ - This website is offering free membership for parents at the moment. You can sign up and find worksheets, powerpoint presentations and a lot more on a wide variety of topics.
https://www.gonoodle.com/ - A fantastic resource to get some exercise- even if its raining! There is also lots of meditation and yoga available on this website.
https://www.storyberries.com/ This is a free online collection of easy-to-read and beautifully illustrated stories, comics and poems for children.
www.storylineonline.net Listen to children's books being read by famous actors alongside creatively produced illustrations.
https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1 From Monday 23rd of March Joe Wicks will be doing a PE workout live every morning at 9:00. The videos will be saved there afterwards. He also has lots of fun Kids Workout videos!