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Feel Good Friday June 26th

 

Well here it is the last day of the school year 2019/2020. A big congratulations to all of our students this year. You adapted immensely to the change and were the shining light during this difficult time.  All the teachers and staff of Faughart CNS are so proud of each and everyone of you.

A special mention to Eve, Jessica, John, Erin, Maisie and Molly who all celebrated their graduation from primary school yesterday. We wish you all the very best of luck going into secondary school and we know you will flourish there. 

Well done to everyone who participated in yesterday's Kahoot Quiz. It was a very close one and it went down to the last question with the Bellew Boys just pipping the McKenna's to get the win! 

 

We have some lovely photos from Triumphant Thursday! Have a look! 

 

End of year Certificates and Attendance Awards- Teachers will be emailing/ posting to Aladdin, certificates of graduations for students. Attendance certificates will also be emailed out to students.

Teams Calls- Mrs McCusker will be having Teams calls with both 4th and 5th Class. Make sure to check you calendar to see what time your call is out. 

 

 School is out for Summer- From Mrs McCusker, Mr D'Arcy, Ms McDermott, Ms McElroy, GrĂ¡inne and Patricia, we want to wish you all an enjoyable and safe Summer. We are all so proud of how hard you have worked over the last 3 months. You and your parents deserve the break! Stay Safe and Enjoy the Summer Holidays. We will see you all back in Faughart at the end of August! 

Triumphant Thursday 25th June

Good Morning and welcome to Triumphant Thursday! It is a day of celebration of the school year. It is a day for you to look back on the school year and reflect on well you have done this year. We have been sent lovely pictures from Wellbeing Wednesday. Make sure to take a look at them. 

 

 

 

 

Triumphant Thursday

 Today is the day! It is Mr D'Arcy's annual Kahoot Quiz. This year is a little bit different to last year. It is time to work as a Team with your family! So gather your brothers, sisters, mothers and fathers, cats, dogs , chickens and lets have a bit of fun! 

 

One Team per household. It will be easier to manage the call. 

 

Link to Kahoot  

Tuesday 19th May 

Whole School 

Kahoot Quiz 

11:00

 

 

Show and Tell with Ms McDermott - Ms McDermott will let you know the times your child's Zoom call will happen. Looking forward to seeing you all on the zoom call!  

 

6th Class Graduation- A Big Congratulations to our 6th Class students today! It may be a bit different to other graduations but it will not change how proud your families and teachers are of you. They  will be having a mini graduation ceremony today in the school. We ask all 6th Class students to be at the school for 2pm. 

 

Write about your favourite memory from school this year and draw a picture of it! It can be our Trip to the Gaiety Panto, Science Week etc... 

Wellbeing Wednesday June 24th

Welcome to Wellbeing Wednesday. This is a day where we learn how to look after ourselves. We are going to be learning about water safety and all the healthy food that we should be eating!

 

Some lovely photos from out students from Thankful Tuesday! Have a look! 

 

 

Food Pyramid- It is important to know about the Food Pyramid so that we know what food is healthy is for us and food that we shouldn't eat as much. Have a look at the picture of the food Pyramid and watch the video.

After you have completed those task, we want you to create your own Food Pyramid using either drawings or use the food in your house! 

Link to video 



 

Water Safety- 

Every child can now learn water safety skills in the classroom.

Water Safety Ireland has created a free educational resource for primary schools called PAWS (Primary Aquatics Water Safety). PAWS outlines life-saving guidelines for children of every age and is available digitally to every school in the country. It teaches children how to be safe around water in homes, farms, pools, beaches and on our waterways

 

Tuesday 19th May 

Junior & Senior 

1st & 2nd 

3rd &4th 

5th & 6th 

Water Safety Lessons and Games 

Lesson Presentation

Online Games 

Lesson Presentation 

Online Games 

Lesson Presentation 

Online Games 

 Lesson Presentation 

Online Games 

 

Design a Water Safety Poster- Use your new knowledge to design a poster that will inform other children like you how to stay safe when they are in the water! 

 

Nature Walk- Explore the world around you and take a walk around your environment. See if you can find any flower, insects, birds, nests etc! Take pictures of you on your nature walk! 

 

Kahoot Call on Thursday

The Kahoot Quiz call on Thursday will take place at 11 am. Gather up your brothers and sisters and get ready to Quiz! 

 

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Thankful Tuesday June 23rd

A big well done to everyone yesterday who took part in Mindful Monday! Here is a video of our students taking part.  

Mindful Monday

 

It is Thankful Tuesday. Today is a day where we let people know that we are thankful for the things that they do for us.  It is important for us to do this as it allows us to thank the person who helps us. It then in turn makes you feel good and the person feel goo also as you appreciate them! 

 

Write thankful letters to either friends/family/teacher- Write a letter to a member of your family, friend or your teacher and thanks them for something that they have done for you. It doesn't have to be something life changing , even the smallest things someone does for you can mean the most. 

Write an acrostic poem on Gratitiude-  Write an acrostic poem using a the word/ or a synonyms of the word Gratitude. 

Junior & Senior Infants  Draw a picture of when somebody was kind to you and you showed that you were thankful for their kindness. 

 

Do an activity with your family and Take a picture of you doing it! - It is important to spend time with our families. 

Random Act of Kindness - Do something kind for somebody in your house/friend. Help them wash the dishes, walk the dog, clean your room etc. 

 

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