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Still life artwork in the garden

Today we explored our favourite part of the garden and picked what we would like to draw. What a wonderful way to spend time in the sun! 

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In the Garden with Kay Synott

Today we all worked in groups with Kay Synott in the garden. The school yard had been prepared over the Easter with thanks to the Lyons family, Joe Campbell, Pat Curley, John Salmons and Brendan Kelly. 
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Gardening

This morning we all participated in weeding the vegetable patch to get it ready for planting after Easter. There was a lot of scutch grass build up but the recent rain had softened the soil making it easier to weed. … Continue reading

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Gardening

Kay Synott visited our school today to help us in the garden. She worked with the senior room showing us how to thin out and maintain our willow dome. Everyone got stuck in and we had it finished in no … Continue reading

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Tree Planting Ceremony

Many thanks to 6th class for their gift of a beautiful flamingo tree to the school.

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Our School Garden

Today we were very busy in the school garden! We pulled the many weeds that had sprung up over the past week and picked the heads of lettuce that are ready for the table. Our strawberries are still green but … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Sunshine

We really made the most of the lovely weather in Clontuskert today. We had our lunch outside, enjoyed a game of football and spent time reading in the tent!

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Our School Garden

Today the Senior Room spent time working in the school garden. We were very busy as many weeds had grown since we planted the seeds last month!

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Gardening with Kay Synott

Today Kay Synott came to St. Augustine’s to help maintain our willow hut. The Senior room were very eager to help.

In the afternoon Kay visited the Junior room. She talked about the willow tree and demonstrated weaving with willow branches.
   
   

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Visit from Kay Synott

Today Kay Synott came to visit us to help us with our willow garden. However the weather made a turn for the worse so the workshop has been rescheduled for January 7th, weather permitting. Kay spoke to us about some … Continue reading

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