Magnetism

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Magnetism

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We have been experimenting with magnets and learning about magnetism in Science this month.

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All About Money

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We are learning about Money in 4th Class this month. We have been busy in class taking part in a variety of station tasks to develop our skills in handling money.

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Science Week 2018

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  Last week was Science Week in schools all over the world. The children from 4th Class were invited to bring in their own Science experiments to share with their classmates. What a fantastic experience it was, we were treated to bubble shows, homemade lava lamps, slime and play-doh creations, lava explosions, and a variety […]

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World Mental Health Day

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This morning, the whole school kicked off World Mental Health Day together with 10 minutes of exercise. We used the 10@10 Operation Transformation video to guide us. The children were reminded to pass on a smile and share a compliment today.

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City Hall & Reginald’s Tower

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Fourth Class attended a Library Event called ‘Things That Go Bump In The Night’ today in City Hall. Two authors led a session where the children heard stories about local ghosts and helped them to create a ghastly character. Afterwards we went to Reginald’s Tower where the wonderful Sinéad brought us on a guided tour. […]

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iZak 9 Returns!

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  We are very fortunate to have use of the iZak 9 Cubes again this year. We love developing our skills in collaborative learning and problem solving. The children from 3rd to 6th class will get to experience working with this fantastic resource over the coming weeks! Thank you to Mr.Carey for organising access to […]

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National Green School Awards

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The National Green School Awards Ceremony took place on Tuesday 22nd May in Kilkenny. On behalf of the Green School Committee, Síofra and Jenna received our 6th Green Flag for Global Citizenship: Litter and Waste. Well done to all involved! Special thank you to Ms.Bates and Ms.Power for leading the initiative and to all the […]

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Literacy Stations: Contractions

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  We are learning about ‘Contractions’ in our Literacy Stations this week and using puzzles to help us recognise a variety of examples. 

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Mellon Educate Concert

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    Congratulations to 3rd & 4th Class on their fantastic performance at the Mellon Educate Concert in aid of very deprived school children in South Africa. They performed three songs; Óró Sé Do Bheatha ‘Bhaile, Will Ye Go Lassie Go and Beidh Aonach Amárach! The children showed how professional and competent they are in […]

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All About Area!

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  Fourth class have been learning about Area in Maths this week. They are exploring area using centimetres and metres. We went outside to measure and construct  square metres! We estimated how many books, chairs, and children can fit into a square metre before actually measuring. Lots of fun! We really enjoyed measuring the area […]

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