During our last term in 3rd Class we started a new initiative called Genius Hour! Genius Hour is when we are allowed to research any topic that we find interesting. We used laptops to look up lots of information about our subject and then we created PowerPoint presentations to show everyone what we learned. Everyone’s […]
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6th Class really enjoyed teaching all the other classes different science experiments this week. Ms Conroy showed them how all the experiments worked so they could teach the younger class. Fun was definitely had.
What a week we have had. This week has been so much fun. We danced, exercised, finished off our marathon, took part in a GAA blitz, played games and had so much fun on sports day.
In 3rd Class, we talked about what we wanted to be when we grew up and we came up with some lovely ideas! We thought about our dream jobs and wrote down the reasons for choosing these professions.
As a lot of you have seen today 6th Class made OLOC bows for their Junior Entrepreneur business venture. The girls went step by step through the process of setting up their business which they called ‘Girls with Bows’. They conducted surveys, researched prices of materials and invested their own money in setting up ‘Girls […]
Yesterday, we had our final table tennis session of the year. We have really enjoyed our time in the table tennis club, learning new skills and helping each other along the way. Meet the team! Unfortunately a few member were missing… We have made so much progress since we started – including how to set up the […]
5th and 6th class had a fantastic day out in Funtasia Waterpark. They had a ball from start to finish. Ms Cullen, Ms Nolan and Sinéad were treated to a wonderful sing song on the way down by the girls and Lee sang us a bit of Opera. Once we arrived it was time for […]
We had so much fun listening to stories and learning what school was like when our grandparents were young. It’s safe to say we definitely prefer school now to years ago. Thanks to all you lovely grandparents who came in Emma’s nana Kathleen, Kaelin’s grandad Tony and to Abbey’s Nana Rita and Grandad Eamonn who […]
6th class and Ms Barry’s senior infants made the most of the sunny weather by reading outside. Instead of sitting inside 6th class took their reading buddies outside with a variety of big books.
We were very excited to hear that the new iPads were ready to use and couldn’t wait to get our hands on them. We were partnered up and given the task of creating a project on Mexico that we would later present to the rest of the class. We used the iPads to look up […]