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We have started a lot of new things this Monday!

      Hi everyone and welcome back to week 4 of Junior Infants.

The time really is flying in and this week we are starting some exciting new things with our class. 
Today we started learning our sounds, that will help us to be able to read!

We started with the sound ...

Image result for letter s

Can you remember the rhyme for making a 's'??
Little curve, turn down and curve around.We looked for things in our class that start with 's' sound, we learned the action and the song about this new sound too!!
 Here is  the song for the sound.

We also learned a what tricky words are and the first one we are learning in class is the word...


Please read the note in the homework folders carefully and complete tonight's homework. It should be well explained in the note, however if you are unsure of anything please let me know.

Today we started AISTEAR. 

For this fortnight our theme is The Home. 
Each day we will get to go to a different station.
Our stations for this week are - role play area, arts and crafts area, construction area and play dough area.

Remember that next week we will have our class meeting where we will be answering all of your questions and giving more tips and resources for working through the homework. 


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Hey everyone,  I just want to say thank you so much for such a wonderful two years. The children are a credit to all the parents and each child should be very proud of themselves because they have come so far since starting in Junior Infants two years ago.  They are all so unique and full of personality and have given me so much happiness and laughs every day. I'll miss them hugely but I know they will love the new challenges and exciting changes in First Class.  Always feel free to pop into me whenever you're passing and good luck in the future! Jessica ☺