The annual Children’s Texaco Art competition is underway and here in Hansfield, teachers have been promoting this in their classrooms.
Children, specifically those with a keen eye for detail in the visual arts are asked to submit entries for the competition. Completed entries can be handed to class teachers for inclusion into the competition, ideally before our break (on or before the 14th February).
Have a look at this link; https://www.texacochildrensart.com
This is a long standing competition with a great tradition in this country. We’ve had a few teacher entries a looooooong time ago and more recently, a winner from Hansfield.
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Hi everyone, Next week is Science Week! Check out some of these exciting events: https://www.sfi.ie/engagement/science-week/ If you would like to do a science activity there are lots of ideas here: https://www.sfi.ie/engagement/discover-primary-science-and-maths/activities-search/index.xml https://esero.ie/primary-level/ Have an explosive week!