We are learning about lots of different materials.
We went on a material hunt in our classroom.
We looked for objects made of wood, metal, plastic and other materials.
Challenge: Can you find an object made of a material in your home????????
Post your answers below.
This week is Active Week.......we will be having bizzy break, extra PE, learning about healthy eating and there is a walking bus to school everyday.
Did you know that:
*We are performing in a Hip-hopathon on Friday. Don't forget to sponsor us please!!!
Special achievement award
Congratulations to our special achievement award winner.
He received his award for working hard at his reading and always trying his best.
Keep up the great work!
Reading - ebooks
Here is a FANTASTIC link to over 250 free ebooks for 3-11 year olds!!
This is a superb chance for kids to read at home and improve their reading.
It is from the Oxford Reading Tree and all you need to do is put in your age and you will see lots of great books available. Click on the link below!!
We celebrated Pancake (Shrove) Tuesday today.
Zach brought one in he made especially for Mr. Farrell.
Malgosia brought in Polish doughnuts that she made. People from Poland have these instead of pancakes on Shrove Tuesday. We all had a little piece each and it was delicious.
We were getting our groove on in Room 13 today!! Jenny was showing us some new dance moves....
Do you like our moves??
Our spring flowers are beginning to peek through!!
Can you see any of our flowers???
We planted crocuses, snowdrops, daffodils, tulips and hyacinths!
We will have a colourful garden box soon.
it's Fun to read
Learning to read is very important and here is a website thats great for reading and lots of fun. It's called Starfall and we have been on this website during IT lessons.
Try it out.........we hope you like it too!
P.S. If you know of any other good websites for learning maths or reading then please let us know.
Irish Explorer - Tom crean
Tom Crean was a famous Irish explorer. He was born in Co. Kerry. He went to Antartica on 3 occasions.
Upon his return he opened a bar and can you see what he called it???
This week we are learning about money. We are using 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c and 20c coins.
Parents - please let children play with these coins, play shop and make various amounts using these coins.
Welcome to Room 20