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Junior Achievement 5th Class. 🌱🌳

This week marked our completion of our Junior Achievement Programme in 5th Class. We learned all about Climate Change and simple ways we can help our planet.  🌱🌳 Junior Achievement Programmes begin at primary school level, teaching students how they can impact the world around them as individuals, workers and consumers and continue through to […]

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Walk to School Week 2022

A few weeks ago, the children from OLOC took part in Walk to School Week. Students and staff made a special effort to walk to school instead of driving. They learned about why it is important for the environment to walk more and use cars less. The children also designed shoes to make a fabulous […]

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The Herb Patch Project

Room 4 are taking part in the Herb Patch Project. We have planted Parsley, Mint, Rosemary, Thyme, Chamomile, Lavender, Marigold, Viola and Lemon balm. They smell amazing! We are making sure they have enough sunlight and water,  and when they have grown we will plant them outside. The school will have its very own sensory […]

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Our Protest in Room 9

Today there was a protest outside the Dáil that two girls from out class attended with other members of the school. The rest of class along with the other first class and 4th class stood along the Malahide Road with the posters they made chanting ‘Save our Planet’. We have been learning lots about climate […]

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Christmas Junk Art Competition!

Before Christmas, the Green Schools Committee ran a Christmas junk art competition for the whole school. The children were asked to make decorations or Christmas themed art using as many recycling materials as they could. We had entries from every class from Junior Infants to 6th class. The art work was amazing and we learned […]

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3rd Class Projects

The girls in Third Class have been working really hard at home on their projects about endangered species. The hard work paid off as the results are amazing. Everyone made a great effort and presented their projects excellently to the rest of the class. We all learned a lot from each other.

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Walk to School Week

We are all hoping for some really sunny weather, as it is National Walk to School Week.This week all the children and the staff are going to make a really big effort to walk to school.Walking to school is a great start to the day, getting both our mind and our bodies active for the […]

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