Totems and compliments in Rang a Sé

Have a look at our finished portraits of each other. We not only painted our partners but tried really hard to describe their best qualities too. We wrote compliments about each other and Marie said they were the most amazing ones she has ever read. In the artist‘s chair we talked about our paintings and […]

SARI workshop for Rang a Sé

Last year we were delighted to get to complete a SARI workshop where we learned about discrimination in sport and how to overcome it. We were so happy is week to meet the fantastic co-ordinators again for a follow up session. They were delighted to discover that we remembered everything they taught us and are […]

Soil is more interesting than we thought! Rang a Sé investigates!

This week in Rang a Sé we learned how to carry out a scientific investigation of soil and record it correctly by writing scientifically. It turns out that there are a lot of different types of soil and soil isn’t just dirt, it’s made up of sand, clay, silt, organic matter, animals, water and air. […]

Skipping in Rang a Sé

We had a skipping for all day this week and our class absolutely loved our session with the skipping ropes! Some of us found it quite hard to get our ropes where we wanted them at first, but with a bit of patience and team work we got there in the end. We also made […]

6th and 2nd go on a Maths Trail for Maths Week

It was Maths week this week and apart from having great fun with the countdown questions, estimation station, challenge of the day and learning all about the Fibonacci number sequence, we also invented maths games for Róisín and Tharren’s class.  We loved playing these games with second class and were really proud of ourselves when […]

SARI Soccer visit

This week in sixth class we were so lucky to have representatives from Soccer Against Racism Ireland (SARI) come to visit us. They held workshops for us and both fifth classes to examine the area of racism and discrimination in sport. We talked a lot about how it feels to be excluded and how discrimination […]

Drums are finished!

We were finally able to bring home our drums this week, have a look at our photos!