Monday, February 21, 2011

Learning about Australia

We learned all about Australia.
We loved learning about all the unique animals such as the platypus, the crocodile, the koala, the kangaroo and the emu.
Ben went to Australia a few years ago.He brought in amazing pictures of the Great Barrier Reef, the outback, crocodiles, diving and kangaroos!!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Railway bridges and crossings near our school

Look at the Google pictures of the Railway bridges and crossings near our school in Renmore.
Have a look at 80 great pictures of Galway Railway station on

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Anti-Litter calendar competition

We had 2 prizewinners in this years Galway City Council Anti-Litter Calendar competition. Congratulations to Chloe from Ms Gillens . class and to Lucia from Ms Cunninghams class. Their pictures are in this years calendar. The Mayor presented them with their prizes. We had a lovely time at City Hall.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Dolls from around the world: Junior Infants

Today teacher brought some very special toys to school.  These dolls are from countries all around the world. 
There are dolls from Netherlands, Denmark, England, Russia, Germany, France, Spain, Mexico, Sweden, The Basque Country and Scotland. 

Life in our grandparents time: Senior infants