Category Archives: 4th Class

Making Soft Toys with Liadain Butler

On the 12th May 2014, Liadain Butler came to our classroom for the CRAFT ed project. This was our second session with her. After practising some stitches we started. We practised the running stitch, the back stitch, the lazy daisy … Continue reading

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How I enjoyed working with Liadain Butler

I enjoyed working with Liadain because I love sewing and we made some really cool things. I liked felting the most, because it was something I hadn’t done before. We made a cover for our notebook from felt. Our notebooks … Continue reading

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Kildare Champions

The boys soccer team have qualified to compete in the Mid Leinster FAI five a side finals which will held on Wednesday, May 7th in Portlaoise. A special word of thanks to our past pupil Stephen French for all his … Continue reading

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SWIMMING GALA

Our senior classes (3rd – 6th) Swimming Gala takes place on Wednesday next, 13th March at 11.45AM.  Parents are very welcome to attend.

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Green Flag

On Monday, January 28th, Mr. Dara Wyer visited our school. He met with Ms. Orla Whelan and the Green School Committee. The purpose of his visit was to access if our school met with the criteria re the awarding of … Continue reading

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Active School Flag Competition

To launch the Active School Programme in St. David’s, the Active Schools Committee held a competition in each classroom.
 
The infants were asked to illustrate what an active school means to them.
 
1st and 2nd class were required to write an acrostic … Continue reading

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Update from the Green Schools Committee

Welcome back after the Christmas holidays. We hope you have taken on one of our 13 Green Resolutions for 2013.
This week Geoff and Lauren have taken on the roles of ‘Energy Wardens’. Lauren is working with Junior Infants – 2nd … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Message from The Green Schools Committee

We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. With 2013 upon us, we are all busy making resolutions for the year ahead, but why not make your New Year’s Resolution, a GREEN one??
Click below to read  our 13 Green Resolutions for … Continue reading

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Perfect Attendance

Nineteen children had perfect attendance at our school during our last school year. The names of the pupils are as follows:
Claire Doyle and Joshua Ward (now pupils in senior infants)
Alan Doyle and Tom Nuzom (now pupils in first class)
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School Carol Service @ St. David’s Church

The annual St. David’s school Carol Service will take place in St. David’s Church on Wednesday 19th December, at 7:30pm

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Working with colour, working with line

Here is a selection of recent art work from 3rd and 4th class. The theme was “Working with colour, working with line“.

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Frása Nua

Bí Cúramach/Bígí Cúramach

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Personalised Christmas Cards

This year, St. David’s will be taking part in an exciting scheme where pupils’ own designs will be used to create professionally printed Christmas cards.
This has proven to be very successful in other schools, both as a form of fundraising … Continue reading

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Green Schools Meeting

Yesterday, the new Green Schools Committee had their first meeting. The committee members for 2012-2013 are as follows:
First Class: Tom                                        Second Class: Lauren
Third Class: Evan L.                                 Fourth Class: David
Fifth Class: Grace M. and Geoff             Sixth Class: Harry and Mercy
Co-ordinator: Ms. Whelan
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Visit by Union Focus Team

Gillian Burke and Anne Mansfield came on a visit to our school today. We each got a gift of a pencil and personalised card. Any child who contributes six or more articles or pictures  to the Union Focus Magazine, between … Continue reading

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