Gerald Griffin St. Cork

April, 2017

Trip to Fota with Professor Fluffy

As a result of winning the Professor Fluffy Bookmark Competition, our 5th class visited Fota. One of our 5th class girls describes the visit… My class and I went to Fota. We left the school at half nine. We traveled by bus. When we got there a woman called Rachel introduced herself to us. She …Continue reading


Easter Fun in Junior Infants

Ms. Coleman’s Junior Infants were very busy this week. We pretended to be the Easter bunny and had an Easter Egg hunt. We also made some chocolate Easter nests. They were delicious!


The Sports Shop

Ms.Whelton’s class had great fun this week in Aistear. The theme was ‘the sports shop’. The three stations were: role play, water play and playdough. They opened their own sports shop where they set up the shop and bought and sold sports clothes and equipment. The water play area was a real hit! They had …Continue reading


Clay nest art in Senior Infants

Senior Infants have been busy beavers! They made clay nests which they painted in lovely bright colours. They will take home their nests in beautiful baskets. They are looking forward to eating the chocolate eggs in the nest for Easter!


Senior Infants’ Plants

The children in Senior Infants planted seeds a few weeks ago. They planted cress, runner beans and baby carrots. They took their plants home recently. They had grown so much over the few weeks.  


One Book One Community 2017

White Fang by Jack London was the chosen book for the One Book One Community Project 2017. The girls in fourth class in North Pres. read this book along with other children from other schools including Blarney St., St Vincent’s, The Mon Primary, The Mon Secondary and Gaelscoil Pheig Sears. Ms Towhig’s class did many …Continue reading