Author Archive | Elaine Cullen

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Operation transformation 10@10

From Monday the 19th of February we will participate in a week of operation transformation breaks in every class in our school. The breaks are called 10@10. Children will follow the 10@10 videos each morning to get active. We are encouraging all families to try participate in these videos at home. Each video takes ten […]

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Croke Park

Emma and Robyn in 4th class recall their trip to Croke Park to support Scoil Chiaráin. “Back in October we supported Scoil Chiaráin in Croke Park. Our whole GAA team went to Croke Park to support them. We took the bus to the stadium on October 27th. They were playing in a final. Their names […]

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Pen pals in 4th Class

There was great excitement in 4th class today when we posted our letters to our pen pals. This year we have a great opportunity to write letters to children in a school in Kuala Lumper in Malaysia (thanks to Gill’s connections). All the girls were given a child’s name and wrote a letter to them. […]

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Food Science

Last week 4th and 5th class were invited to Le Chéile during science week to see different types of science experiments with food. It was really interesting and we learned how changing food into different states (from a solid to a liquid and back to a solid) can create different delicious food. We turned strawberries […]

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Maths Week

We had great fun during Maths week this week. The children took part in lots of different fun activities that all included some aspect of Maths. We had maths trails, guessing games, maths games, maths problem of the day and then finished the week with our mathematician of the week in assembly. Here are some […]

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Skipping Workshop

Robyn and Emma in fourth class are on the active committee. This is what they had to say about the skipping workshop that we had in the school last week.  Last Friday we had a skipping guy come into our school to teach us lots of cool and fun tricks. It was a fun way […]

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Healthy Week

Last week we achieved our health promoting flag. We had a fantastic week celebrating. We kicked off the week with a bouncy castle followed by some dancing, meditation, cooking and mindfulness colouring. We have learned so much about not just eating healthy but having a healthy mind and body.

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