With the help of parent, Eugene McGuigan and secondary student, Jack Connolly, each class now has their very own bird box for the garden birds who come into the school garden. The pupils also put up bird feeders outside the classroom windows so they can now easily spot the feathered visitors to the school.
Pupils in Ms. Dempsey’s 1st and 2nd class made Valentines Day cards for their parents.
Pupils of 1st and 2nd class have started gymnastic lessons after school with Ms. Whelan as part of the Be Active programme. This will run for six weeks on a Tuesday after school.
The first and second class children enjoyed their school trip to Lismore heritage centre. First the children took part in a woodland trail, whereby they explored the ancient remains of structures long ago. They enjoyed the art and crafts activities as well as the science experiments. And of course a trip to the local playgroundContinue reading “School Trip-1st and 2nd Class”
First and second class went out to the garden today. First we made a wigwam using bamboo and string. The wigwam is for the peas when they grow up! Next we sowed lettuce seeds. We also planted lettuce plants. Then we planted onions and chives. When we were in the middle of gardening, it startedContinue reading “A Day in the Garden”
The boys and girls of Ms. Dempsey’s First and Second Class have created some beautiful Spring art.
Zumba for the junior classes and swimming for 3rd to 6th Class begin next week on Wednesday the 14th January.
Pupils in 1st and 2nd Class will be taking part in the Be Active After School Activity Programme starting on the 21st January. This free programme is part of the Health Promoting Schools Initiative. The programme will begin on the 21st January for 6 weeks from 3-4pm concentrating on the games strand of the P.EContinue reading “Be Active After-School Programme”
The Ballyneale National School website is live! Please read the welcome from our principal here. I hope you enjoy the site.