Monthly Archives: January 2018

We Sing A Song To Brigid

Senior Infants are singing a song to St Brigid!

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Important People in our community- Michael McAssey visits Mrs. Nolan’s 5th class

On Tuesday 23rd January 2018 Michael McAssey came into Mrs. Nolan’s fifth class to answer questions that we made up because we were learning about people in our community.  Michel is a butcher, he has a shop in Ballon.  He … Continue reading

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Ms Murphy’s 4th/5th class PE lesson

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Miss Murphy’s 4th/5th class learning about balance and body tension in a gymnastics PE lesson.  It was lots of fun and took lots of concentrating!

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Quiz teams

We thought you might like to see our other quiz teams who performed so well at the Credit Union Quiz on Friday night.

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Postcard from Ayrton

2nd class received a postcard from Ayrton Power last week! He is living in Barcelona this year. He told us to look up the Palau Nacional because he lives near there. It is a beautiful palace in the centre of … Continue reading

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Quiz winners.

Well done to all our quiz teams on Friday night in Tullow and congratulations to our winning under 11 team pictured above L to R Ódhran Maxwell,Keelan Reynolds, Sophia O Byrne and Aaron Dowling

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Senior Infants

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Senior Infants have been busy learning about 2 D shapes.  Look at our 2D shape monsters!  We used squares, circles, rectangles and triangles!

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Scratch projects

https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/199812687/

Scratch is a free  coding programme for primary school children.Basically, you tell the computer to do something in blocks of instructions called code and it does it. With Scratch, children, and adults, can create their own interactive stories, then share and … Continue reading

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Chess against Bunclody

We played a friendly chess match this morning in Bunclody against Our Lady of Lourdes N.S.The matches were very even and Mr. Roberts, well remembered here in Ballon, supplied the fizzy drinks and snacks. This was great preparation for our … Continue reading

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Improved WI-Fi

We have upgraded our Wi-fi so our i pads are even better.Here`s Mrs. Keoghs class working on Matific today

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