Grow Your Own Picnic

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The Nursery were busy bees yesterday at Finnegans Nursery. We had a delightful day filled with fun and happiness outside in the garden. Previously, the children have been planting and growing different vegetables and fruit, and yesterday they finally got to enjoy and eat them with their picnic. We went on a magical walk through the garden and looked at all the different plants and trees. Then we used our mathematical skills and measured each other to see who was the tallest! A truly enjoyable morning!

I hope you enjoy the photos and we would like to thank you for supporting the scheme ‘Grow Your Own Picnic’.

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Irish Dancing Club

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Dear Parents,

Due to a busy few weeks ahead before we finish for summer, Irish Dancing club is finished for this year. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you, the parents, for your continued support since January.

Miss White

Fun in the Sun!

Dear Parents,

We have had a busy but exciting couple of days in Nursery this week. We hope you are enjoying the good weather as much as we are. Today the children in Nursery got to experience eating their lunch in the main school in preparation for transitioning to P.1 in September.  The children have been learning all about our country of the week ‘Italy’, so today they got to make their own pizzas, Yum!

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The children are enjoying playing outside in this glorious weather, so please can you ensure that your child comes to school with sun cream applied on them and a hat to protect them from the sun.

Thank you,

Miss White

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Irish Dancing Notice

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Dear Parents,

Irish Dancing continues tomorrow Friday 20th April, I look forward to starting our new term of dancing with the children. This term we will be learning new dances, this will range from a mixture of both solo and team dancing. The following classes will be learning:

P.1 – P.3: ‘The Light Jig’

P.4 – P.7: ‘The high Cauled Cap’

Can I remind parents to please ensure their child or children has a bottle of water with them.

Thank you for your continued support,

Miss White

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Nursery Gets Fit

Reminder for tomorrow Wednesday 18th April

As this month our topic is ‘Healthy Living’, we are looking forward to welcoming Shaundelle Marks from Top Marks Fitness to lead us through an exercise session tomorrow morning commencing at 11.

All Nursery Parents Welcome!

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Happy Easter

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The Nursery team would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy Easter!

We have had a busy few days at Nursery! Yesterday we had the pleasure of P.7 helping us. The children did a clean up outside in the Nursery playground and enjoyed listening to stories being read to them by the P.7’s.

 

After that we had a special guest the Easter Bunny, and the children received lots of yummy eggs.

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See the source imageToday we had another surprise whereby Fred the magician came and did a spectacular show for the Nursery children. The children where mesmerised. img_03261img_03231

We hope you have an enjoyable and relaxing Easter Break!

Love The Nursery Team!

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Irish Dancing Notice

 

 

Image result for dance quotes tumblrThe children from the Irish Dancing club had great fun last week celebrating World Book Day and St Patrick’s day by wearing green and dressing up as their favourite character. Below are some pictures of the children looking great and full of smiles.

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Just a reminder about tomorrows dancing class, Friday 23rd of March that parents are  more than welcome to come to the last 15 minutes of the session, as I would like to display to you how hard the children have worked since the club began. This will end the Irish Dancing club for this term as next Friday 30th March, the school will be off on Easter break. Dancing will recommence after Mid Term on Friday 13th April.  Times are as follows for tomorrow:

P.1 – P.3 – 2:45PM

P.4 – P.7 – 3:45PM

Also can I remind parents to pack a drink for their child or children as it is thirsty work!

I look forward to seeing you all tomorrow!

 

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Miss White

Irish Dancing

Dear Parents,

A quick reminder that dancing recommences tomorrow Friday 23rd of February. A reminder of times:

P.1 – P.3: 2:00 to 3:10

P.4 – P.7: 3:10 to 4:10

I look forward to seeing you all there.

Miss White

The RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch

On Thursday, Primary 3 and Primary 3/4 took part in the RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch. The children reused old yoghurt pots to make bird feeders to encourage birds to visit our school and were delighted to see birds feeding from them. Both classes showed fantastic enthusiasm for learning about birds in our local area! The most common birds they identified were crows, blackbirds, wagtails and robins. Well done Primary 3 and Primary 3/4!