Welcome to Junior Infants in room 17. Follow us through our first year of school. We will be taking part in loads of fun activities in and outside of the classroom! We are all excited to learn.

Floating and sinking – Science

Money – Maths

Sports Day Fun

Moo Crew
The girls worked a hard learning loads of new tips about eating healthy, exercising and importance of dairy. They all created fabulous poster for the Moo Crew competition. The girls are one of three junior finalists heading to Airfield on the 19th of June. This will be an amazing day out for them. http://www.moocrew.ie/competition/

Bubble fun in the sun

School Tour Trip to the Moat to see ‘Puss in boots’

Visiting Show – Treasure Island

Visit from Dogs Trust Ireland

Easter Egg Hunt

Active schools week

World Book Day 2nd March

Length and height
Four girls had the task of ordering the class from tallest to shortest without talking. I think they did a fantastic job!!!


Butter Making – the girls loved this experiment for St. Brigid’s Day.

Construction is our Spring topic for Aistear. The girls loved being builders for a day.

St. Valentine’s Day – all the girls looked lovely in their pink.

Transition Year students came to Scoil Bhride to recruit some junior camogie stars.

Pancake Tuesday – the pictures say it all! 🙂

Having fun with our numbers in PE.

Exploring weight in Maths.

Chinese New Year – Rooster

After receiving a letter from Santa to inform us that his elf was on the way, the girls launched a classroom wide search to find him. The naughty elf was blamed for headaches (‘stamping’ on some heads) sore feet, tickled legs and scribbles!! All before he had even arrived!! 😛

Stay tuned for more elf shenanigans!!!! :O
Our very sparkly angels!

Making sets in Maths!

Practicing some Christmas songs.

Shooting star is causing all sorts of havoc! 🙂

The girls are being very creative this month with loads of Christmas art. Santas and trees!!

Aistear this month is all Christmas based.
Post office

The toy factory

The North Pole Village

Card making
Post-lady Kayla delivering some letters

Some space yoga to help us relax after all the excitement this week!

Thank you for all your support towards the St. Vincent De Paul Christmas Hampers. It is much appreciated.

Christmas Market Fun

Snowman buns

Mrs. Claus

Cracker time.

Shooting Star’s last surprise!

We are learning our shapes this month.

Circle Pictures

We are exploring a new theme in Aistear – people who help us and we are having lots of fun.

Doctor’s office

Emergency vehicles



Some more shape work

Winter has arrived to Room 17!
These fluffy fellas appeared on our wall!

The girls thought their octopuses might be feeling the cold.

Rumour has it there will be another little visitor to our classroom soon!! 😛

Busy practicing our letters.

Autumn is here!

We went on a nature walk looking for signs of autumn.

Autumn art work.

Leaf rubbings

Nadia’s mum sent us in this gorgeous ‘flower’ bouquet made from autumn leaves.


We had lots of fun dressing up, bobbing for apples and going on a witch walk.

Our Costumes

Witch Walk

Saoirse the washing machine won best dressed in Room 17

We went bobbing for apples!

We had a disco with the Junior Infants in Room 18.

Finished our first week in Junior Infants.

We LOVE gymnastics!!

The girls in Room17 have been busy sorting and matching in Maths.

Have a look at some of our activities.

Pegs Boards


Lego – construction


Finger Painting