Author Archive | Grace O'Connor

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A visit from Dublin Fire Brigade

Third Class had a visit from four fire fighters from the North Strand today. The fire fighters spoke about fire hazards in the home and the importance of having a fire escape plan at home. All the girls were given fire safety packs containing a fire safety checklist to do at home. After the talk […]

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Competition Winner

Well done to Milla who won the book quote poster competition. She chose a qoute by Albus Dumbledore from the book ‘ Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’: “It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.”

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World Book Day Characters

Third Class studied Charlotte’s Web by EB White this year so it was no wonder the characters of Wilbur, Charlotte and Fern were popular choices for our World Book Day dress up. The David Walliams’ characters of Gangster Granny, Ms Ruth and Zoe were present. The ever popular Roald Dahl was represented by The Grand […]

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Ancient Egypt

The girls in Third Class never cease to amaze me with their fantastic work. A huge amount of effort was put in by all the girls when compiling their projects on Ancient Egypt. Their presentations were very good and everyone learned from each other. The projects are on display outside our classroom for everyone to […]

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The Ark

Third Class had a great day at The Ark today, where they took part in a visual arts program called ”Me and the City”. Firstly they met artist, Jole Borteli, who spoke to the girls about the buildings, landmarks and street furniture found in the city. Next they observed different forms of art found in […]

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Book Quiz

World Book Week got off to an excellent start in Our Lady of Consolation with a Bumper Book Quiz! Teams were made up of girls from 2nd to 6th, with all teams proving to be very knowledgeable in the world of books. Team 11 were crowned winners with Teams 12 and 8 tying for 2nd […]

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