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Welcome to Ballinteer Educate Together National School. Ballinteer Educate Together National School is an Educate Together National School located in Dublin 14 . Our school is co-educational, democratically run, child-centred and equality based.

Orla Mc Carthy
Acting Principal

SCHOOL NEWS

RECENT NEWS

Credit Union Table Quiz Winners!

Congratulations to our two teams who took part in the Credit Union Table Quiz on Saturday, 2nd February. Our Red Team from Fourth and Fifth Class took home the trophy! They now advance to the next stage of the competition on 3rd March. We are so proud of you all!

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March for Climate Change

A few weeks ago we received an email from 6th class at Donabate Portrane Educate Together inviting us to join them in a March for Climate Change. We began to look into the issue of climate change and discovered that Ireland ranked the worst in the EU for performance on climate change – we were ...

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Wellness Week

We really enjoyed taking part in Wellness Week this week in 5th class. We kicked it off with a breakfast morning on Monday which was great fun. We chatted about our weekends while eating a healthy breakfast together – with one or two nice treats! We had some really great talks throughout the week – ...

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Wellness Week

From the 21st to 25th of January, we organised a ‘Wellness Week’ in school. During this week, all classes made an extra effort to include activities which promote positive mental health and well-being. These activities included daily meditation, nature walks, mindful eating, mindful colouring and lots of discussions about our emotions and how to deal ...

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CLASS BLOGS

School Year 2018/2019 Purple : 5th Class , Yellow : 4th Class, Orange : 3rd Class, Red: 2nd Class, Green: First Class Purple: Senior Infants, Yellow : Junior Infants.

Your child's class will have the same colour all of their years in school! ,

First Class picked up the pieces and built a Lego house!

This week First Class were describing how houses and homes can be different, before drawing and labeling pictures of our own homes. In our table groups, we then had to work together to build houses out of Lego. We were given a brief of what our houses must include (a door, windows, 2 storeys and ...

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Exploring weight in Junior Infants

We have been learning about weight over the past two weeks. Today we got to use the balances ourselves in groups. We took two objects at a time. We then used our hands as balances to estimate which object was heavier. After that, we put the objects on to the balances to check our estimates. ...

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1st Class are busy measuring in Maths!

1st class have been very active in Maths class this week! We have been learning about length, width and height. We have been making predictions and then measuring various items around the classroom. We used non-standard units of measurement such as cubes, links, hand spans and strides. Today we tried measuring with a standard unit ...

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We love toys!

During January in Junior Infants we have had so much fun with toys. From our toy museum to building toys during Aistear. Here we are hard at work designing and making toys! We are particularly proud of the puppets we made as they have arms, legs and heads that can move!

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