Handwashing Experiment in 1st Class

1st Class did an experiment to see how much dirt and germs are on our hands. We took one piece of white bread which we passed around.  Everyone had a chance to touch it to spread their germs onto it. We put this bread into a ziplock bag. Then Miss Dunne took another piece that…

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Science Week in 1st Class

1st Class enjoyed science week by participating in lots of different experiments. We investigated static electricitiy with balloons – making our hair stand up and even managing to pick up pieces of tissue with a balloon! We managed to blow up a balloon without blowing air into it with our hands and mouths. Instead we…

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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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