My Friend’s 12th Birthday by Niamh

It was my friend’s 12th birthday and we were going to a carnival for his party. When we got to the carnival, there was a huge Ferris wheel. The first ride we went on was the bumper cars. My friend wanted to go on the Loop-o-plane but I didn’t. He went on it and I just watched him. He nearly fell off it because it was going so fast “I’m trying to hold on,” he shouted. When he got off the ride, he felt sick and dizzy. Then we went back to his house for a sleepover a cake.

Confirmation Dress Shopping by Niamh

It was Saturday. I was going shopping with my mam to my confirmation dress. We went to Drogheda to have a look in Monsoon but it was closed so we went to have a look in River Island instead but it was closed too. We went to four other shops and they were all closed! I was thinking in my head although it was Saturday nothing was opened. Then we realized that it was a bank holiday weekend and all the shops were closed. I was disappointed but my mam said, ” We will go next week.”

On The Way to Wexford by Niamh

I was going to Wexford for a few days. We were on the M1 and the traffic was very slow. My family and I played eye spy. We had so much fun playing but then Eva didn’t want to play anymore. We stopped playing and I was very bored. I asked my mam “How long until we are there?” My mam said “About 30 minutes,” so then I said “Ok but it is SO slow I just want to get there.” My mam said “We will, it will just take a few minutes.” I fell asleep and when I woke up we were in Wexford.

School Tour – by Niamh

We were going on our school tour to the Art Museum. The bus was picking us up in the school at 9:15am but the bus was delayed. It took us an hour to get to the Art Museum. My teacher said “If you are good you will get no homework for the next week.” There was joyin all the kids hearts. We walked to the Art Museum and when we went in, there was a long corridor. The person in charge of us came in and said “Come along, lets get started.” We walked into the first room and there was a picture with a bright yellow bike hanging from the tree.

The Deadly Snake by Niamh

It was a Saturday night I had to go to bed because it was very late. I was asleep in 10 minutes. I had a dream and this is the dream. I was in Wexford town and a snake came up to me “which way to the shops?” it panted. I said “over that way, ” I got such a fright I was shaking. I was watching it to see what it bought. The snake came back out with a gun. I walked over to the snake and asked him “why do you need a gun?” I need a gun to shoot birds that land on my roof…

Christmas Day by Niamh

It was Christmas day, we didn’t wake until 8:00am. I was the first up in my family and I woke everyone up. We woke up our parents and looked through our stockings. My sister got an elephant teddy. We went down stairs, we were all very happy because we got lots of presents. I got a violin. We played with what we got and then we had breakfast. I got dressed into my purple dress. It was 3:00pm so we had to go around to my auntie’s house. I painted my auntie a picture for a present.

Breakfast by Niamh

It was Saturday I was going to the Golf Club with my family for breakfast. We had a table booked for 9:30am. When we got there,we had a look at the menu. The waitress came and asked us if we were ready and we said “yes.” My brother went last and he got two slices of toast with butter, an egg, rashers and tea. When the breakfast came, my brothers toast had marmite on it. My brother said to my mam “I asked for butter not marmite!” My mam said ” I will ask her to change it,” “no,”; he said “I like marmite“!

Town by Niamh

It was Saturday and I was going into town with my nanny, my sister and my cousin. We were going to town on the bus. When we got off the bus, we went for food. I got pasta with no sauce. When we were finished lunch, we went to Penny’s. I saw a red dress and I liked it so my nanny bought it for me. My sister and my cousin got the same dress as well. My nanny bought a few things for herself as well. When we were finished shopping we walked back to the bus and went home.

The Dream by Niamh

On Monday night I got ready for bed at 8:30pm. I fell asleep quickly. I had a dream that I was carving three pumpkins. They were 3 different types the 1st one was orange, 2nd green and 3rd green and cream. I thought I heard something. I didn’t know what it was so I stood and watched them, the orange one spoke first. I did not know what it was saying. When the pumpkins saw me looking, they stopped. I finished the last pumpkin and when they were altogether they looked really cool. Then I woke up and it was 9:00am.

Communion by Niamh

It was a week before my little sister Eva’s communion. My mam and I were going to Argos to collect a watch for her. We picked out a lovely pink one and ordered it online. Eva and my dad stayed at home because she does not like shopping. When we got the watch, we went home. My mam said ” I am going to keep it in the bag and put it under my bed.” When the day came my mam went to get the watch but it was gone! She was panicking “but where did it go?” she shouted.

My Holiday by Niamh

I was going on my holiday to Spain for two weeks. I had to pack my suitcase when I was finished I had to weigh it. It was 25kg it was heavier than I expected! I had to unpack and start again! It took me so long because I found it hard to decide what to bring. I finally finished after an hour. I weighed it again and it was 20kg. That is just right. I got a taxi and on my way to the airport there was a crash so I was delayed I nearly missed my flight.

Competition by Niamh

There was an art competition and I decided to enter it. It was a sculpting competition. I decided to make a giant. I got my idea from the BFG it was my favourite Roald Dahl book. It took me a week to sculpt and another week for it to dry. I didn’t paint it, so it was grey. I handed my sculpture to the people who are in charge of the competition. I had to wait two weeks to find out who won! The day came and I opened the envelope….. It said “well done, you won 1st place!” I was delighted.

The Airport by Niamh

I was so excited because I was going to Paris for a week. My flight was at 7:00am. I got a taxi to the airport at 4am. I went to The Garden Terrace for breakfast, I got poached eggs with toast, it was so tasty! After my breakfast I went to get some sweets for the plane. When I was getting them we got called for our flight. I sat in my seat and I was excited to go. But when we went to take off I got a fright when it just wouldn’t take off I started to panic.

Ice Cream by Niamh

It was a very warm sunny day. I was going to get an ice-cream with my family. “Can I go on my bicycle?” my mam said ” yes!” I said ” thank you,” my mam said ” no problem.” I was warm and I was desperate to get my nice ice-cream! There was a great selection there were Cookies N’ Cream, Cookie Dough, Rocky Road and Banana and that’s just a few. I went for Banana it was bright yellow. My mam warned me that it was going to be sweet and it was still nice. When I got my ice-cream I greedily ate it all and didn’t share it.

The Dream by Niamh

It was Saturday night. My mam and dad were gone out for dinner so we were being minded. We had to go to bed early because church was at 10 o’clock the next day. I was tired and fell asleep straight away. I had a dream that my friend robbed something from Dealz. The shopkeeper caught her and she had to pay for it. She said sorry and the shopkeeper said it is ok but don’t do it again! If you do, I will ring the police next time. We walked away then everything stopped and I woke up.

France by Niamh

It was the Summer holidays, I was going to France. When we got there, we went to get some shopping. The next day we went to a museum. We were walking around and something caught my eye. I asked my mam could I go and have a look. My mam said “yes”. As I got closer I realised, it was a statue of two people. One of them was giving the other one a tissue. The statue looked ancient. My mam followed me and said ” that is from World War II. I said “ OMG”, I was amazed by how old it was.

The Zoo by Niamh

It was Saturday. It was a sunny day. I was going to the zoo. I left my house at 12:00 and got to the zoo 1:00pm. When I walked in the only thing I could see was a big giraffe! We were all hungry so e got chips when we got them they put way to much salt on them and they were all greasy, they were disgusting! We asked for our money back. We got ice-cream. I forgot all about mine and it melted! We went for a walk and I saw a brown thing so I walked up to it and it was poo on the path!

Zombie Apocalypse by Niamh

It was Saturday 1967. I was only 5 years old. It was 5:00am. I looked out of my window and all I could see was a crowd. I got dressed and went out to have a look at them. When I got closer they started to make a sound and to me they sounded like Zombies! I touched one and in a flash it was up chasing me. It was a Zombie! I did not know what to do because my whole family were still in asleep. To make the situation worse the Zombies were covered with moss.

Shopping by Niamh

It was Saturday. I was going shopping with my mam to the Pavilions. We went to Penneys and I got clothes for my holidays. After we went shopping we went to get McDonalds I got chips and a ham burger. My mam got chips and a ham burger too. We went home and I opened the door of my house and “hello” nobody answered my house was empty. What a surprise…so we rang my dad to see where he was. He went on a long walk with my little brother and my little sister. When they came home we did a fashion show.

The Park by Niamh

It was early in the morning. I was on a walk with my family. I was on the way to the shops and we saw someone with a ladder. After we went to the park. On the way I saw a bird that was dead with red thick blood all around it. When we got there my dad’s coins fell out of his pockets. On the way home my sister stepped on a pavement that wasn’t set and my sister was sinking. We all had to pull her out. We got home and we had a shower and got into our pyjamas!

The Beach by Niamh

It was a sunny day. I was down in Wexford for the Summer. I went to the beach with my family and friends for the day. After the beach we went to have dinner in a restaurant. I ordered chicken nuggets and chips. When my dinner came I tasted one of the chicken nuggets the vinegar was too sharp that I could not eat them. We told the person in charge and we got more chicken nuggets. We also got dessert free of charge because we complained! When we went home we got into our pyjamas and got into bed.

Music Class by Niamh

It was Friday. I was going to a music class at 6:00 until 7:30. I was learning how to play the guitar. When I know how to play the guitar I am going to perform at a big show. It was the day of the performance. I started to play and it was completely out of tune! My music teacher started shouting at me to tune my guitar. I tuned it and started again and it was much better the second time. After the show I got to get a reward in the shop. I got love heart chocolates for Valentine’s Day.

Tesco by Niamh

It was a Saturday. I was out with my friend. My mam asked me to go to Tesco to get eggs. My friend Charlotte Black was coming with me. We walked over to Tesco and went to have a look out for the new sweets called Fringe. I was delighted that they had them and I bought them. When we started to walk over to get the eggs the lights started flickering and we could not see a all. We got the eggs and paid. On the way home I slipped and fell and my coat was so mucky so I washed it.

Lanzarote by Niamh

It was Thursday my mam and dad were on holidays in Lanzarote. They went on a walk on the beach to enjoy the lovely sunny weather. When they were walking up the beach they could see hundreds of coloured statues in the distance. When they got near they walked over for a closer look. My mam touched one of the statues and it moved its hand. My mam ran away with the fright and the statue started to chase her. They got such a fright that they rang the police on the person that was running after them. He got in a lot of trouble with the police.

Ice Cream by Niamh

It was a sunny day. So I asked could we go to an ice-cream place called Pappagallino. My mam and dad said yes. When we got there we had a look at the ice-cream and there was a lot of different flavours. There was raspberry, pistachio, butterscotch, lavender, ebony and watermelon. Eva got raspberry, Liam got butterscotch, Conor got ebony, I got watermelon, my mam got lavender and my dad got pistachio. Eva was the first to get hers and stood to the side. While we were waiting on ours Eva disappeared. We were looking for her all over and we could not find her, but how could she just disappear?

100 w/c by Niamh

It was a lovely sunny day. I was going to the park with my mam and dad on my bicycle. I had to put on my pink helmet. When we got to the park there was someone blowing bubbles. I ran over to pop the bubbles. After I popped the bubbles we went into the forest, there was alot of trees, beside one of he trees was a box and I asked my mam and dad could I open it. They said yes. It is empty and I was disappointed. When we were leaving the forest someone fired a gun and I was scared.

Stamullen by Niamh

It was Saturday. My brother was going out to his friends up in Stamullen . He was going up at 3 o’clock and he asked to be picked up at 7 o’clock. I went with my dad to drop my brother off. When we came back we played Monopoly cheat edition. We were having so much fun we did not notice the time, it was nearly 7 o’clock. I went with my dad to collect my brother, on the way up the road there was something coming towards us, it was shining so bright the light blinded him. There was a loud bang and we went off the road……

Christmas Party – Niamh

It was Saturday. I was going to a Christmas party with my family. The party started at 7:30pm and ended at 10:30pm. I got my face painted and it was so cool. I was going to get a grinch face and then I changed my mind. I got a blue face with an eye, a present, holly, lots of stars and a Christmas bauble painted over one of my eyes. My little sister got her face painted as well and she got the Grinch. My little brother got the same as my sister and they both looked brilliant. We all had great fun, it was such an amazing day!

100 w/c Niamh

It was the day of the late late toy show. I was going to watch it with my family. We got treats for watching it. My Mam and Dad had to put the Christmas tree up and we got to decorate it together. My little brother and sister were supposed to watch it but they were exhausted and fell asleep.It was just as well we were recording it! I stayed up until it was over at 12:30. It was an amazing show I really enjoyed it. The next day I got to watch it all again with my little brother and sister.

The Christmas Play by Niamh

It was Monday we were doing a Christmas play. Our parents were invited to come to the Christmas play. My mam was sick so she could not come. My mam was watching television and she was flicking through all the channels and on one of them she couldn’t believe it, we seemed to be on television doing our show! When the play was over we ordered dinner. After dinner we watched a movie. We had some drinks and sweets durning the movie. When the movie was over we went to bed. It was a great day. I love special times with my family.