Author Archive | Elaine Cullen

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Book week in Room 9

We have a had a great week this week celebrating book week. We made masks for our favourite character for the the competition and created puppets for a fairytale story. We made a backdrop for our story and performed them to each other. It was lots of fun. We ended the week by dressing up […]

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Drumming in Room 9

Today we took part in a drumming workshop. We learned the names of different instruments and about different beats and rhythms. We got to play different drums and instruments. Our hands were sore from all the fun drumming!

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Rock your socks in room 9

Today is world Down Syndrome day so today we ‘rocked our socks’ and wore odd socks to school. We learned today how everyone is unique and how no two people are the same. Everyone is their own person and different in their own way.

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

To celebrate st Patrick’s Day on Sunday and the end of seachtain na gaeilge we had a fantastic céilí together. The senior classes danced with the junior classes and we ended the day with a little concert from Craobh Sean Tracey. They showed us some of the instruments they play and both the senior girls […]

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Engineer week in Room 9

We had a great week this week celebrating engineer week. Some of us created mazes with Lego and junk art for our hex bugs and the rest of the class had a workshop with Bricks4kidz to create motorised Lego models. We worked really hard and really enjoyed learning how these things work. @PDSTprimSTEM # engineerweek

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Pancake Tuesday in Room 9

We had great fun learning about Pancake Tuesday today and why we celebrate it but we had even more fun decorating and eating pancakes. Thanks to Sofia for being a great photographer while teacher was helping us with our pancakes. Think there might have even been a selfie thrown in there 😂😂 .

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Reading Buddies in Room 9

Today the boys and girls started the reading buddy program with the girls in Ms Barry’s 4th class. Each child in our class is paired up with a girl in 4th and they pick a book and read it together. The girls help 1st class children to break up words to help read, encourage fluency […]

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Our Protest in Room 9

Today there was a protest outside the Dáil that two girls from out class attended with other members of the school. The rest of class along with the other first class and 4th class stood along the Malahide Road with the posters they made chanting ‘Save our Planet’. We have been learning lots about climate […]

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