This week was STEAM Week in OLOC. The girls in 4th Class had great fun participating in all the activities throughout the week. They made lava lamps in science and practiced their procedural writing skills afterwards. The girls learned about the different types of bridges and the what role an engineer plays in the design […]
On Friday Third Class took part in a drumming workshop. Everyone got to try a wide variety of drums and did an excellent job at keeping the beat and playing the different rhythms. Great fun was had by all.
Third Class had a great day out today at W5 Science Museum in Belfast. Thanks to Ms Conroy for organising a most enjoyable trip.
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
As part of Engineering Week, Second and Third Class took part in a Lego Workshop today. Each girl was given a Lego kit and instruction manual and set about constructing a swing boat. The girls showed great focus and determination throughout the workshop. The results were fantastic. I think there are some future engineers in […]
We were so proud of the Children from our Communion Choir who represented the school singing at TUSLA’s Annual Parenting Conference in Dublin Castle this morning. Well done to all involved. We even have a little snippet of video for you: Communion Choir – “When I Grow Up” Communion Choir – “This is Me”
We had a great two weeks during seachtaine na gaeilge when we spoke Irish as much as we could. It was brilliant to see the children excited to speak Irish. We had a ceilí, Craobh Séan Treacy came and played some traditional music for us and we celebrated St Patrick’s Day with Lá glás.
Last week was internet safety week. We really learned a lot about how to be safe when using the internet on our iPads, consoles, laptops and phones. I have encourage the girls in fourth class to show parents and guardians the different apps they are using and games they are playing and to talking to […]
Last week, camogie started back. Camogie is on every Tuesday after school. The girls have been training really hard and working on their skills. Here are some pictures of the girls in action.
Well done to our girls football team, who are off to a winning start. Our girls travelled to Ballymun Kickhams today, for the first round of the Cumann na mBunscol competition. With a great team-work ethic and positive attitude, our girls beat Holy Trinity GNS 2-4 to 4-4. The girls are going back training ahead […]