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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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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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World Down Syndrome Day in 2nd Class

In Our Lady of Consolation, we pride ourselves in our warm, inclusive school environment. In keeping with this, 2nd Class have been doing a lot of work leading up to today, World Down Syndrome Day, 2019. They have listened to, discussed and read beautiful books about diversity, they have been learning sign language since September, […]

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