Author Archive | Elaine Cullen

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World Book Week

We are celebrating World book day next week by having a week full of different activities. Some of the activities planned are a quiz based on different books, art competitions and learning about different authors. Author Ray Flannery will be in to speak to 5th and 6th, author Rod Smith will speak to 3rd and […]

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Chinese New Year

Last week Friday the 16th of February was Chinese New Year. We really enjoyed learning about how they celebrate in China and the different cultures and traditions they have. We split into groups and created projects using the laptops and computers and we presented them to the rest of the class. We learned a lot […]

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Operation transformation 10@10

From Monday the 19th of February we will participate in a week of operation transformation breaks in every class in our school. The breaks are called 10@10. Children will follow the 10@10 videos each morning to get active. We are encouraging all families to try participate in these videos at home. Each video takes ten […]

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Croke Park

Emma and Robyn in 4th class recall their trip to Croke Park to support Scoil Chiaráin. “Back in October we supported Scoil Chiaráin in Croke Park. Our whole GAA team went to Croke Park to support them. We took the bus to the stadium on October 27th. They were playing in a final. Their names […]

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Pen pals in 4th Class

There was great excitement in 4th class today when we posted our letters to our pen pals. This year we have a great opportunity to write letters to children in a school in Kuala Lumper in Malaysia (thanks to Gill’s connections). All the girls were given a child’s name and wrote a letter to them. […]

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Food Science

Last week 4th and 5th class were invited to Le Chéile during science week to see different types of science experiments with food. It was really interesting and we learned how changing food into different states (from a solid to a liquid and back to a solid) can create different delicious food. We turned strawberries […]

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