Category Archives: 6th Class Blog

Blog Update #8

PE – Basketball: we have just completed a 6 week basketball programme for PE. The main thing we learned is that we hadn’t a clue how to play basketball before this! Now we can safely say we know what ‘double dribbling’ is and what ‘traveling’ is. We did many different dribbling, passing, pivoting and shooting drills and had plenty of matches to perfect our

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Blog Update #7

Art – Portraits: this week in we have been learning how to draw portraits. Once you have the guidelines in place the rest is pretty easy. We practiced making male and female faces. We also got to draw our partners face but it was very hard to sit still and not laugh while modelling! We created a final display with our work called ‘Let’s

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Blog Update #6

Buddy Reading + Art in our Room: usually our class head down to the Junior Infant room for Buddy Reading on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. On the last Buddy Reading session before Christmas the Junior Infants were brave enough to come up the stairs to visit us in our own room. We did Christmas Art with them and it was great fun! Student Lesson

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Blog Update #5

Guess What Winner – Daniel! congratulations to Daniel for winning the latest round of our class Guess What competition. He guessed the right number of 247 and with that won the prize – 247 sweets in a jar #iamsojealous Winter Art: we spent a lot of time in December doing winter themed art. We got the chance to make baubles, watercolour winter scenes and

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Blog Update #4

Credit Union Art Winner! we had big news in our class last week – Sarah came 1st place in the CU art competition. Sarah painted a beautiful watercolour painting based on the theme ‘Walk of Life’. Her painting has been entered to the next round of the competition and we hope it performs well there. Science Squad: the school are looking to gain a

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