Curriculum
Buddy Budster and Friends

Meet Buddy

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Meet Buddy the Dog. The children just love this gentle little Bichon who comes to join their group from time to time. They are always delighted to see a dog at school. Bichons do not shed, so are safe for children who may be sensitive. Buddy is fully vaccinated and wormed regularly. He is a

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Mathematics

Maths

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Starting with the numbers 1-10, children who are ready to do so will progress to teen numbers, before constructing and counting in 10’s, 100’s etc. Towards the end of the school year many will be working with simple addition and subtraction- as you can see in the photo. Mathematics is based on concepts which are

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Learning to Spell

Language

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From single sounds to alphabet games, children at Smart Angels progress to creating 3 letter phonetic words before moving on to reading and writing simple sentences. Once they show an interest in using the Language Materials, they are ready to do so. Children at this age are in the Absorbent Period, a time when they

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One of our Classrooms

Gaeilge

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Your child will experience introductory level Gaeilge learning numbers, colours, phrases and songs which will be very beneficial to them when they start in Gaelscoil or even in English speaking schools. We believe in promoting our own Irish heritage as well as cherishing that of other nationalities.

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Yoga

Yoga

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Yoga For Kids teaches through physical and relaxation exercises how to improve posture, fitness, flexibility, balance, co-ordination and strength in a non competitive calm, creative atmosphere.  It also promotes self-esteem, self-control and respect for others and the self, whilst building co-operation and communication skills.

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Growing Sunflowers

Gardening

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Gardening with children helps them to develop a love and appreciation of nature.  They love to plant seeds and watch them grow and to observe the butterflies, ladybirds and bees that come visit. As well as basic gardening skills they will learn about seasonal changes in the garden, the importance of looking after our environment,

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Irish Dancing

Irish Dancing

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Irish Dancing is a form of cultural dance which is rich in tradition and ethnicity.  Promoting Irish heritage through the Irish language, music and dance is an important part of the Smart Angels curriculum.   Children of Montessori age love Irish Dancing for the fun of it and while they are learning the steps to

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