On Monday 30th January, Geoff Hunt visited Junior and senior Infants and gave lessons on common birds in our gardens. We learnt all about the Robin, the Bluetit and the Blackbird.
On Monday !6th January, the RSA arrived at our school with their ‘Streetsmart’ mat. They set up in the hall and over the next four days every class in the school got a lesson in Road Safety from the RSA staff. Everyone had great fun and learnt about staying safe on our roads. The main lessons learnt were:
- Stop! Look! Listen before we cross the road.
- Always wear a safety belt.
- Never sit in the front seat of the car. (You must be at least 150cm in height and at weigh at least 36kg to sit in the front seat)
- Use a booster seat until at least age 10
Three classes from our school entered the Team Limerick Christmas Tree Competition and Ms. Lee’s First class took the top prize! First class decorated their tree with plastic cups, green fabric, and brown crepe paper. All the trees are hanging in the Crescent at present. On Monday next, December 12th, Ms. Lees, Yvonne and five of First class will travel to the Crescent to collect their prize. Congratulations to all concerned
On Sunday 11th December there was a Carol Recital in St. Peter’s and St. Paul’s Church, Kilmallock.
Choirs from both Primary and Secondary Schools performed in the first half and Kilmallock Church Choir performed in the second half.
Tickets cost €5 and children were free.
All proceeds from this recital will go towards repair and maintenance of the church organ.