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First & Second Class

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Growing Sunflowers in 1st Class

We have been learning about the life cycle of sunflowers. Mattie helped us to plant our own sunflower seeds in April. We have put them on the window sill in…
May 4, 2021

First Class make St Brigid’s Crosses

First Class made St Bridget crosses with pipe cleaners.
February 10, 2020

Getting Active Sept 2018

We have been busy here in St.Aidans getting back into Active mode after the holidays. A number of activities have taken place to get started; Active Committee 2018-2019 The Active…
October 17, 2018

Our School Garden

Alot of work has been done again this year with our school garden project. After Easter pupils in Senior Infants, Second and Sixth Classes sowed a variety of seeds in…
May 15, 2018

Visit from Santa!

We were really excited at school today when Santa dropped in unexpectantly! Rudolph needed a rest so Kiltimagh Fire Brigade had to come to the rescue and drive Santa up…
December 20, 2017

Maths Games

Here are some of the games that we have been using in the classroom to practise number facts. The children can also play these at home to reinforce and practise…
December 17, 2017

Sunflower Art

Senior Infants and First Class have been learning about the lifecycle of the sunflower. We have also been reading some stories about sunflowers- Camille and the Sunflowers and Katie and the…
May 12, 2017

Titanic models -First Class

In Ms McNeela's class we have been learning some very interesting facts about the Titanic. We decided to make our very own Titanics!
May 12, 2017

ICT Maths Games

We have been using maths games online in the classroom to help us learn our doubles and numbers that add to make 10. Here are the links to the games…
January 31, 2017

Christmas Art in Ms McNeela’s Class

We have been very busy in our class this Christmas. We made stockings and Christmas trees.
December 22, 2016

Christmas Baking in Ms Mc Neela’s Class

We made a  Christmas tree out of puff pastry and nutella. We baked it in the oven. It tasted delicious!      
December 22, 2016

1st Class visit the Post Office

Ms. McNeela's and Mrs Mooney's class went to the post office to post their letters to Santa. Great excitement! Thanks to Marian for all the treats!
December 21, 2016

Golden Boot Award

Lukasz, the Greens Schools Travel Officer came to our school.  .  He carried out a workshop with 2nd and 3rd Classes on ‘A Journey to School’ and a workshop with…
December 15, 2016

2nd Class visit Knock

Today, 2nd class visited the Carmelite Monastery in Knock alongside the 2nd Class pupils of Craggagh N.S. We cut our own Communion hosts that we will receive on May 7th…
April 11, 2016


In Ms McNeela's class we have been learning about lighgthouses. We loved making and painting these lighthouses. The light really works!
February 10, 2016

Active School’s get involved with Operation Transformation 2016

Over the last week, St. Aidan's and the Active School Committee have focused on getting active first thing in the morning, with a whole school Wake Up! Shake Up! in…
February 9, 2016

Maths Games

We have been using some games to practise our Number Facts in the classroom. The Children can click on the links below to use these games at home. We have been…
February 9, 2016

First Class post letters to Santa!

The children in Ms. McNeela's and Mrs. Mooney's class have been very busy writing letters to Santa. Today they walked to the Post Office to post their letters. We hope…
December 3, 2015

First Class dress up for Halloween!

First Class loved getting dressed up for Halloween and playing Halloween games.
October 24, 2015

2nd Class Maths Week

2nd Class had great fun throughout Maths Week. Each day we did something new to encourage Maths within the classroom. We completed mazes and created our own. We carried out addition…
October 23, 2015