Author Archive | Elaine Cullen


Science workshop

The whole school got to participate in a science workshop this week. 1st to 3rd class went together and really enjoyed learning all about dinosaurs, participating in experiments and how the digestive system works.

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Happy Halloween from Room 9

We had a fun day on Friday to celebrate Halloween. We had a parade in school followed by a disco, stuck our hands in ‘brains’, made chocolate covered apples and some fun art. We asked teacher to take photos of us all dressed up….. lots of photos. Happy Halloween from all in room 9.

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STEAM week in room 9

We had a fantastic week exploring the different elements of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and maths). We designed buildings, made mazes for the bee bots, participated in lego club, used iPads, played lots of different maths games, experiments and became engineers building houses with match sticks and marshmallows. Here are some photos of us […]

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Autumn in Room 9

We have been learning about autumn over the past couple of weeks. Last week we went on a nature walk to May Park. Armed with their little bags the children collected different types of leaves that we used for art the next day to make ‘leaf creatures’. Check out our creations and a few photos […]

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July Provision summer camp week 2

So our summer camp has come to an end and we had another great week. Our highlight of the week was a trip from the fire brigade! We sat in the fire truck and got to use the fire hose! We might have gotten a little bit wet 😊. Room 15 also had a lovely […]

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July Provision Summer Camp Week 1

We have had a fantastic first week of camp. It was a very exciting week. We had trips to the park, a bouncy castle, a magician come play some tricks on us and a visit from Kinsealy pet farm. We are all looking forward to week 2. Here are some pics of what we got […]

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International Day

We had a fantastic assembly today to celebrate international day! We have lots of children with connections to lots of different countries in our school and it was fantastic to see and learn a little bit about different countries. We heard poems from China, Russia, Romania and Croatia, a song from Lithuania, looked at clothes […]

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Active week in Room 9

We have had a fantastic week in Room 9 for active week….. and the fun continues this week too! Some of us tried cricket for the first time, we had a GAA blitz, a dance class, an obstacle course bouncy castle and today some singing and dancing with Aoife and Ms Mercier from sing along […]

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Room 9 go to Explorium

We had a great time on our school tour to explorium. We got to explore lots of different experiments, see a lightning show and some boys even got to take part in the experiment demo at the end of the day. Even with all the excitement during the day we still had energy for a […]

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