The Elderberry Room

                             The boys in the Elderberry room have been very busy this year.
                            Here are just some of the fun learning times we ve had. 
  •   Our day starts in the O T hall.

       
                                  



      Exercise gets us going for the day. 
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  •    After our work out we have Washing time.
We learn to wash our teeth and hands




         



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In class we have our own 
work stations where we do  our Maths and English.We always get rewards or relaxing time in the   Rainbow room after our work is finished. 
          Every day in class we have group work. During 
        news time we write in our copies or we use IT support
        such as personal computers, ipads,(prologue}, crome
        books or pecs.We are all unique  so we use different               methods that best suits our individual qualities. 


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                                          Reflexology 
  • On Mondays our school reflexologist, Liz Griffin, comes to our school. 
We all love the treatments.

                                         Music


  • On Thursday the boys get to try out a variety of musical instruments. They have been learning the keyboards with amazing results. Some budding musicians in the making.



Halloween art
At Halloween we were busy painting pumpkins
to decorate our classroom.





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  Fun in the park

  
Sometimes we visit the local park in Liscarroll.
  










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       Baking

Baking class is a particular favourite with the boys. Every Friday they try out different recipes together with some boys from mainstream .


   
The proof is in the eating!  
We had a pizza day. yummy!
  
Theraplay

  • Theraplay is part of our class schedule. It helps us build our confidence and friendships.


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    •   Every Tuesday we go to Mass.This helps us prepare for our Sacraments.
    • Every fortnight we go to the hydro pool in charleville.
    • Each term we visit Liskennet Equestrian Centre, Grenagh where we get to ride on the horses.
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Christmas in the
Elderberry Room
Making Christmas logs

            
Gardening

We celebrated ' Light It Up Blue' week.

Dylan took part in our musical
'Alice in Wonderland'.

We helped with making the props for the musical

        Busy painting our summer
       display board.

July Summer School.