There was huge excitement in our school today as the annual bake sale took place in the hall. There were queues of cakes and buns on Grove Road today and some brilliant parents lending a hand to the success of a day which raises vital funds for our school.
From writing workshops to puppet shows and storytelling with uncles to authors what a day we have had in St. Oliver Plunkett school. It has capped off a fun week of reading and entertaining authors and a magical week of imagination. Well done to all involved and a huge thank you to our book buzz team.
What a wonderful OOh Aah experience with John Kane. Kids were so engaged and participation levels exceeded all expectation for a really fantastic book. Our infants and teachers loved it. As you can see our drawings really helped.
Sheena Wilkinson made a visit to our 5ths and 6ths today for a workshop that outlined her reasons and inspirations for writing. Some great stories and real life interactions of a writer for all.
Very engaging and productive workshop for all.
What a great day in school we had on Wednesday. Alan Nolan was in our school and gave an excellent workshop. he had great fun around the school and was very impressed with the boys and girls. We also had some of our parents in today doing storytelling sessions. One of them was extra special in that it was a Lithuanian storyteller who read to the kids in her native language.
Rod smith and Sheena Wilkinson are in today. Updates to follow