Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork

English

  • Book fair wish list instructions. - We are really looking forward to our school book fair that will run from the 14th of October until the 21st of October. Since all orders will be made online this year we would like to show you how it will work! Step 1 All children will the opportunity to visit the fair in school… Continue Reading
  • Piseoga agus Síoga i Rang a Sé - Mr. Stephenson's Sixth Class have been learning all about the history of superstitions around the world and in particular, the role fairies play in Irish folklore. We examined the locations of fairy forts in Ireland,  listened to others share their stories of meeting fairies and discussed our own experiences with seeing fairy doors while walking.… Continue Reading
  • Junior Infants Go On A ‘Tricky Word Hunt’! -   This week the Junior Infants took a literacy lesson outside. They all had fun working on their reading skills with a 'Tricky Word Hunt' in the yard. The boys and girls worked in pairs to find these words hidden outside. Everyone had fun ticking the words off their lists once found and helping each… Continue Reading
  • World Book Day in 6th Class -   Despite not physically being in school at the moment Mr Stephenson's 6th class still managed to have fun and celebrate World Book Day. They dressed up as some of their favourite book characters for their weekly class zoom call. Book related Charades and Pictionary games were played with everyone getting involved in the fun… Continue Reading
  • 6th Class Christmas Fun - Mr Stephenson’s 6th class are getting in the Christmas spirit this week making “No Bake Gingerbread cookies”. Linking in with their procedural writing the students followed the recipes and got hands on with making their individual cookies.  With Christmas songs playing in the background and the smells of cinnamon and ginger in the air it… Continue Reading
  • Precepts - Ms Sheehy's Class are reading the Novel Wonder by R.J Palacio this term. The novel makes lots of references to precepts. Precepts are   general rules intended to help people to show kind behaviour to one another. A precept is like a motto. Our class decided to pick out our favourite precepts and even create some… Continue Reading
  • 6th Class Fractured Fairy Tales - This Halloween season Mr Stephenson's 6th Class worked on Fairy Tales....but with a twist. Showing their knowledge of narrative writing and using their imaginations they gave a new more sinister take on the classic fairy tales we all know.  Continue Reading
  • Aistear in Senior Infants - The children in Senior Infants are exploring the theme of ‘The Farm’ in Aistear! They are enjoying learning about the theme through discussion and play. Roleplay: The children are going on an imaginary farm visit. They are helping the farmer to carry out his duties. These duties include rounding up the animals, collecting the eggs… Continue Reading
  • The Cooking Show that Never Goes Wrong….Ever!!!!! - Mr Stephenson's 6th Class had lots of fun over the past two weeks putting their knowledge of procedural writing into practice.  As well as composing their own songs, writing their own scripts and coming up with relevant props , they still showed that it might not all go to plan on the night !! Below… Continue Reading
  • Spellings for Me - We are delighted to inform you that our school is now moving on from traditional spelling books. Spelling books have been used for over 150 years in the education system. These traditional books are generic and do not provide differentiated learning for your child. They do not consider your child’s individual spelling ability. They simply… Continue Reading