Category Archives: Junior Classes


Snake Spiral 🐍🐍🐍 Junior Infants – Mrs. Duffy’s Room


Snake Spiral 🐍🐍🐍🐍🐍 Warm air is lighter than cold air Warm air rises and cold air comes in to take its place. This causes air currents (convection currents) The air above the radiator is warm and rises making our snakes  spin. 😊😉

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Egg -periments in Senior Infants!


We investigated if the egg is really strong along the dome part. We asked some questions. Where do you find dome shapes ? Arches and dome shaped buildings. In an egg, we have have many arches going over the same central point in lots of directions making it strong. We got two boxes of eggs, […]

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Senior Infants investigate sound


We made three musical shakers using plastic bottles. We put lentils, coins and sugar into individual bottles.  After shaking each we discovered that the coin shaker was the loudest and the sugar shaker was the softest sound. We decided to sing some songs and test our shakers. It sounded great.

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Our Minibeast Walk on Tuesday the 9th of November 2021


Our Mini-beast Walk Tuesday the 9th of November 2021 We had a wonderful time and saw loads of Mini-beasts.     We were very busy doing our Checklist     Look at our friends!!

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Acrobatic Clown


The Junior Infants learnt all about the centre of gravity. They made their own cardboard temple of a clown and they tried to balance it first on its nose. This was very difficult. Then we decided to lower its centre of gravity by attaching pegs or coins or play dough to the clown and it […]

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Science Week fun in Junior Infants


We are really enjoying Science Week in Junior Infants. We watched ‘This is Science Week’ live show on Monday hosted by John Sharpson ( Múinteoir John from RTÉ’s Home School Hub) It was a 45-minute live show that celebrated all things Science! We learnt a lot about our brains and after images. We made our […]

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Miss Feeney’s 3rd Class say: YES to languages!


A special thank you to Mrs. Trehy for helping us with our endeavour to learn ISL. We are also making sure we are aware of other Modern Languages across the World. #languagesconnect

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Growing peas in Greenhouses, Room 8


Our experiment to see whether we could each create our own mini greenhouse and grow pea seeds was a great success! Some of our seeds began growing within two days of being planted, encouraged by the heat generated by the greenhouses. All the greenhouses were brought home over the Halloween break and the students have […]

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