An exciting term ahead!

This term in 4th class we are looking forward to many new activities. For the next 4 weeks we have a new teacher named Ms Clements, who will be completing lots of fun things along with our regular lessons. Magic of Music with Catherine begins this term too. We always look forward to our time…

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Saying goodbye to Jessica (for a while)

Last Friday, we all said our farewells to Jessica who is off to New Zealand for a number of weeks. Jessica and her family are temporarily moving to New Zealand to experience the ‘Kiwi’ way of life. We are all very sad to say goodbye to Jessica but are very happy that she will be…

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Trip to Geological Survey of Ireland

4th class were recently invited to attend a Water Workshop in the Geological Survey of Ireland in Beggar’s Bush. We were very lucky as we had a lovely, fresh morning for our walk down. As we arrived we sat in a lecture theatre and we chatted about the water cycle and rainfall across Ireland. Surprisingly…

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.b Paws Mindfulness

We are so lucky in Fourth class to have Niamh Bruce coming into our classroom each Thursday afternoon. Niamh comes in to complete the .b paws programme with us. In this programme, we are learning all about our brain and how it works. Through this .B we are doing practices which help us become more…

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International Fitness Day

Last Friday 29th September 2017 was International Fitness Day! We celebrated this in school by having an active packed afternoon. 3rd class joined us outside where we were kept moving with activities such as: 1. Our daily 5 minute run. 2. Relay races 3. Dodgeball tournament. We all enjoyed our afternoon immensely and have no…

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Active Week

We have been SO active this week in school! Ms Cavanagh and Ms Levis have organised plenty of fun and energising activities that have kept us so busy over the week! Tuesday: Skipping Competition. We went out to the yard and skipped in groups. We counted the number of skips and compared each skip to…

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Greece – International Day

This year, 4th class learned all about Greece for International Day. It is a very interesting country with lots of history and age old traditions. I think the highlight for the class was hearing some traditional Greek myths. For creative homework for the month of May, we all worked on a project of choice. The…

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Active Mornings in 4th!

Here in 4th class we’re really making the most of the sunny and bright mornings. Every morning when the bell rings, Ms Cavanagh brings us outside and we run / jog around the basketball court for 7 minutes! So before the day has began we have already ran about 1km. It has other benefits too…

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Native American Projects

Over the past few weeks, 4th class have been busy working on their Native American Projects. The class were working in pairs on a tribe of their choice. There was a huge variety in the chosen tribes, ranging from the Apache tribe to the Cherokee tribe. Some groups even dressed up as tribe members for…

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