Science Week in Niamh’s Class

We have had lots of fun the last two weeks with our new teacher Niamh. This week is Science Week and we got to make our very own lava lamps. First, working together in groups we filled a quarter of a plastic bottle with water. We then carefully filled the rest up with oil. We […]

This week in 6th class

This week in 6th we learned about decimals in maths and how to +-x decimals. We also learned that they are every important because they are like money. In P.E this week we did a bit of gymnastics. We did tumbles, cartwheels and handstands. This week in English we did narrative  writing. Narrative writing is […]

Our week in school

For maths this week our class were learning about the different types of numbers such as prime, composite and squared/cubed numbers. We were also finding the squared routes of numbers. In English this week we were writing stories about aliens and using Alan Peat sentences including similes, ed sentences and double ly sentences. Our class […]

Haunted Houses and Halloween Crafts

This week in Denise’s 6th class

This week we did our midterm tests. We did Irish, English, maths and science. In PE  we did our last week of athletics, it was a big obstacle course and in our art we made spiders on webs, it was very fun.This Friday was costume day,we all had great costumes and we put a lot […]

First Class Construction Time!

The children had great fun during construction time this week. Take a look at the pictures below! Have a great midterm break everyone!  

3rd Class Emma

We had a lovely trip to Newbridge Library where we had a Maths Detective workshop. We’ve been working very hard on fractions in maths learning about eighths, quarters and halves.  

6th class weekly report

This week in 6th class we learned about lots of different things. In maths we learned about how to add,subtract,multiply and divide fractions. In English we learned about explanation writing and writing sentences using verbs and nouns. In science we learned about seed growth and dispersal. We had some great fun in p.e doing athletics. […]

Credit Union Art Competition in Eimear’s 4th

The 4th class children have been working very hard to complete their Credit Union Art Competition. The title for this year’s competition was “The Force of Nature…” The children brainstormed ideas about what this title meant to them. They discussed what materials they would use to on their art. They completed a draft piece of […]

Poetry and Projects in Róisín’s 5th by Abbie, Isabelle and Cian T

This week we have been learning about poetry. We have learned about alliteration, similes, contrasting images, adjectives and powerful words. At the end of the week we wrote our own poems! Here are some of the different poems that we did: The Magical Whale  I am the magical whale, I don’t eat fish I eat […]

Our Great Week!

On Monday we started learning about fractions in maths, at first we started  learning how to simplify fractions and put the fractions in order from largest to smallest.Then as the week went on we learnt how to add and subtract. It was a bit challenging at first but now we have mastered it. On Tuesday, […]

Róisín’s 5th

This week in 5th we learned all about the Curragh. We talked about the plants and animals that live there and took a trip to see what we could spot! We were particularly curious to see if we could find the rare and endangered Waxcap Fungi and were delighted when this mission was successful! The […]

Bronze Age in Emma’s 3rd

We’ve been learning lots about the Bronze Age this week. We’ve been studying artefacts including replicas from The National Museum of Ireland. Copper Ore Sheepskin Flint and Shaping Stone Flint Arrowhead

The Force of Nature- 4th Class

This weeek we have been preparing to enter the “Force of Nature” Credit Union Art competition. First we discussed what “forces of nature” meant. We talked about hurricanes, sunsets, rainbows, tornadoes, earthquakes,tsunamis and the changing seasons. Next we discussed with our partners what our interpretation of the theme was. Then we did drafts on A4 […]

Denise’s 6th Class

This week we learnt a lot in English, Math’s and Irish.  In English we learned about explanation writing and we done a bit of work in our English book. In math’s we learned how to divide in decimals and, for the first time, we done the chili challenge in our class with Denise and Micheal […]