Active School Week 2019 Launch

On Friday 5th of April The Minister for Education and Skills, Joe Mc Hugh,  launched Active School Week 2019 in Letterkenny Educate Together National School. We were very proud to host the launch and it gave us an opportunity to showcase all the great work we are doing in our school to promote our active […]

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Autism Awareness Day – 02/04/19

Letterkenny Educate Together National School is Autism Aware     Today is World Autism Day.  It’s all part of Light it Up Blue, a campaign spearheaded by the autism community that aims to foster understanding and acceptance for those with autism. Supporters are encouraged to wear blue clothing and post to social media using the hashtag […]

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February / March Junior Infants – Nakita’s Class

Nakita’s Class have been working hard on narrative this month. We have been learning all about different stories and doing drama, art and reading based on the stories. Here are some stories we worked on: Jack and the Beanstalk Goldilocks Gingerbread Man The Little Red Hen For maths we focused on measuring. We went outside and […]

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Titanic Project – 6th Class

6th Class created models of the Titanic as a homework project this month. We spent time researching all about the Titanic and collated our information to present in groups to the class. We built models with the help of our families at home and came up with many different ideas and designs. It was hard […]

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Peace IV Project – 6th Class

6th Class spent a fun & energetic day at the Aura, Letterkenny as part of the peace IV project. The project is an initiative implemented to encourage schools to collaborate and work together to form links & friendships.  

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Junior Infants – Nakita’s Class – January in Review

January in Review Welcome back to a New Term and a New Year! We have had so much fun already this year and January has been action packed with lots of learning and play. Have a look at our video to see all the exciting activities we have been doing.  We wrapped up warm and […]

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Nakita’s Class – Family Friday

What’s in my Head – Nakita’s Junior Infant Class  On Family Friday this month we presented our projects – What’s in My Head. Well done to the brave children in Nakita’s class. It’s not easy to stand up in front of an audience and the children were brilliant. Thanks so much to the parents for […]

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Nakita’s Class – Triangle Hunt

We have been learning all about 2D shapes in Junior Infants. Last week our 2d shape was triangles. We used our Maths eyes and went on a Triangle hunt. Watch the video to see how many we found !!    

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6th Class – Family Friday – Lego WeDo

Family Friday Fun in 6th Class with Lego WeDo We had a fantastic Family Friday creating robotics using Lego and programming them using ipads. We used the Lego WeDo App. First we built the Lego robot by following the instructions on the App. After  doing that we linked the Lego robot to our ipads. We […]

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6th Class – All Ireland Champions!

6th Class win all Ireland Something Fishy Competition! 6th Class at Letterkenny Educate together National School pictured with Joe McHugh, Minister for Education and Skills after receiving their award and cheque for winning the 2018 Inland Fisheries National Something Fishy competition. In 2017/18 5th Class at Letterkenny Educate Together National School took part in the Something […]

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