Author Archive | Elaine Cullen

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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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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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