Memories from the Gaeltacht

The Gaeltacht This year 5th class went to the Gaeltacht on the 14thof May in Donegal with many other schools in Ireland. Our Bean on Tí was called Sheila. On the second day, we went to a theme park and there was lots of different rides. There was a bucking bronco, bubble floats that went…

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5th and 6th Class Cricket Team

Once again this year, the St Matthew’s NS Cricket team took part in the Leprechaun Cup. Kamal from YMCA Cricket Club had been in training the students in 4th, 5th and 6th Class. After Easter, a team was chosen from 5th and 6th Class. The team did excellently winning a few close games and getting…

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Junior Entrepreneur Programme

In 5th class we have begun to sell our pencil cases that we designed. They are still for sale and we hope that if you have not bought you  can get one after Easter to ensure there will be no one disappointed. A pencil case on it;s own costs €12 and with stationary €14. There…

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Novels in 5th Class

Novels This year 5th class have been working on novels. We were split into three groups each group reading a book from the Narnia series, ‘The Last Battle’, ‘The Horse and his Boy’ and ‘The Voyage of the Dawn Treader’. They were all great books. After each chapter we had to write a chapter summary…

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JEP and Fifth Class

JEP Since midterm 5th class have been very busy with their junior entrepreneur project. We have found out what an entrepreneur is. An entrepreneur is a person who either stats their own business or makes their own project and sells it. 5th class have been coming up with ideas and have chosen 5 that they…

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Local Project

Over the past while we have been doing a project on our local area. We have been learning about all sorts of things in the local area and we were ever lucky enough to have Kurt Kulllmann a local historian come and visit our class. Today our project was published!  Please have a look:  …

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