Category Archives: Grow Award 2017

Playground Heaven for Activity and Relaxation

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We have been working very hard both in school and out in the yard, promoting ways of introducing our children to good physical, emotional and mental health through our SPHE curriculum and most naturally through our … Continue reading

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Great Growing!

It has been over two weeks since all the pupils started their planting. Since then, some of the items that were planted have been in the classrooms. Pupils have carried out great work making sure they were watered and taken … Continue reading

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Planting with JI and SI

Spring is a time for new life and so Junior Infants and Senior Infants have been busy planting. We had so much fun learning outdoors. Thank you to all the parents who helped us. 
 
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Senior Infants Plant Pea Seeds!

Senior Infants had a great opportunity last week. We planted pea seeds. We filled our own pots plant pots with compost and then popped in the seeds. We are taking very good care of them in our classroom. Thank you … Continue reading

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Sunny Sunflowers!

Each pupil in 5th/6th class got to plant their own sunflower last week. We can’t wait to see how high they will grow!
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All AGROW in St Oliver’s.

Thanks to all the children in our school, we’ve been getting into growing and gardening in our school today. Many of the teachers and one parent attended a fabulous course given by Paddy Madden a very well known SESE lecturer … Continue reading

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