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Filed under: Art, Senior Infants 2014/2015 Tagged: Art, circles, Collage, Colour, creative, mosaic, rainbow, spirals
We used the story Jack Frost by Kazuno Kohara as inspiration for some wax resist art. The children used oil pastel to draw and colour the character of Jack Frost. We created icy patterns using a white oil pastel crayon. Then we painted over the background in blue to reveal the icy patterns. Lastly we […]
The children continue to amaze me with their construction skills! There has been a huge development in the quality of their imaginative construction play since September. Filed under: Aistear, Maths, Senior Infants 2014/2015 Tagged: Aistear, build, construction, maths
The children enjoyed exploring the concept of length in maths. They used cubes and lolly pop sticks to measure objects such as pencil cases, books folders and their tables. They compared objects and sorted them according to their length. They learned to use the vocabulary ‘long / longer/ longest’ when describing length. Here are some […]
Our Aistear theme for January is the Hospital. I have set up a hospital corner and the children are really enjoying playing doctors, nurses and very sick patients!! Patients must first check in at reception, where they have to fill in their details and sign a form. Then they go through to the doctor! I […]