1st Class – Data

1st Class looked at data in Maths. We looked at different ways of recording data such as tallying and sorting pictures into graphs. We then created a human graph to show our favourite colours and then our favourite foods. We had to sit in lines next to our choice. Ms Dunne took a picture and…

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1st Class Measuring Length

1st Class have been busy in class measuring the length and width of different places and objects. We made sure to estimate first and then we measured using cubes, lollipop sticks and 1 metre strips. We measured a lot of things – our books, our chairs, our desks, our water bottles, the length and width…

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1st Class Rocket Workshop

1st Class had a great morning creating rockets out of plastic bottles. We decorated them in class. Then with the help of Jonathon, we launched them high up in the air! George, Gareth and Sebastian’s rocket went so high that it flew over the fence! Great fun was had by all!  

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1st Class Art

1st Class completed some fabulous art inspired by the famous artist Marc Chagall. He used lots of bright colours, shapes and dreamy things in his pictures. Check out our work!  

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Swimming at Marian College

For the last ten weeks, 1st Class have been going to swimming lessons in Marian College every Tuesday. We have really loved going swimming. We were divided up into three groups and we had our own section in the pool. We had three lovely teachers. We had the opportunity to practice the front crawl, the…

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Artzone in 1st Class

Artzone has visited 1st Class for the last few weeks. We have been working on weaving to make summer gardens. First, we had to design the garden that we wanted. Next, we had to weave the grass and the sky using green and blue fabric. This was a little tricky but we soon got the…

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St Matthew’s Colours Cup in 1st Class

On Friday, 1st Class joined the rest of the school at Irishtown Stadium for the first St. Matthew’s Colours Cup. The day started with a visit from the Irish Women’s Rugby World Cup. This was very exciting as some member from the Irish Women’s Rugby team came and answered some of the questions we had….

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