Lego workshop

4th class took part in a Lego workshop recently. The workshop involved using LegoWEDO to build and program a mini robot called Milo. When we perfected our Milo’s we then put our programming to the test. We had to program Milo to move as close to edge of the table without him falling off! Overall,…

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Success at Santry!

What a year St Matthew’s had this year at Santry Athletics! All who took part gave each race their very best effort! To top off two wonderful days, we came home with 3 trophies and medals galore. Well done to the Santry team for all their hard work at training and on the day. The…

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Active week is approaching!

With the sunshine becoming a common sight, this can only mean one thing…..Active week is nearly here! Active week will kick off this year with the St Matthew’s Annual Colour’s Cup! Which colour has the power to take home the cup this year? Sport’s Day 2018 is sure to be a great day filled with…

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All about the Active Schools Initiative!

What is the Active School Flag? The Active School Flag is a Department of Education and Skills initiative supported by Healthy Ireland. The Active School Flag (ASF) is awarded to schools that strive to achieve a physically educated and physically active school community. The process aims to get more schools, more active, more often. Schools…

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SNAG 2018

    Here in 4th class we had an amazing Seachtain na Gaeilge. Each day we had a special event that got us ag labhairt na Gaeilge. Here is a list of the events: Monday: Comórtais Éalaine Tuesday: Leathuair Spraoi Wedesday: Tráth na gCeist Thursday: Céilí Friday: Tionól SNAG Along with these events, we used…

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Static Electricity

We experimented with static electricity in 4th last week! As part of this, we learned all about atoms and the protons, electrons and neutrons in the atom! We had lots of fun at home trying to create static electricity.  

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Making Biscuit Cake!

Ms Clements was teaching us about weight this week in maths. We were VERY lucky to then put our measuring skills to the test by making chocolate biscuit cake . We were given a weighing scales and the ingredients and had to ensure we were using the right quantities of all the ingredients. We each…

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Aztec Projects

4th class have been working hard over the last 4 weeks learning all about the Aztecs. Each group researched and presented their project work in class today. Allegra baked traditional Aztec tortillas at home and very kindly brought them in for us to try! We all agreed they were quite tasty. Along with project work,…

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