Space Week in 1st Class

1st Class have been very busy learning about Mars during Space Week. We got to learn lots of facts about Mars and saw some pictures of what Mars looks like. During the week, we made Martians that could live on Mars. Our Martians were very colourful and had lots of arms, eyes and antennas!  …

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Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park

First Class had an amazing time on their school tour this year. The children participated in a lot of fun activities including a forest walk and a train ride. The baby animals on the farm were adorable. The outdoor and indoor playground areas were terrific. A great day was had by all!

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Sports Day 2016

First Class really enjoyed Sports Day last Friday. We participated in running, jumping and throwing activities. We also ate delicious ice-cream. Everybody in First Class got a cool Sports Day badge. It was a really fun day!

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl an seachtain seo caite. Bhí an spórt againn. Bhí a lán gníomhaíochtaí ar siúl mar shampla bhí céilí agus tráth na gceist sa halla agus bhí cluichí Gaeilge ar siúl sa rang. D’eagraigh rang a sé an siopa milseán. Dé hAoine bhí tionól speisialta ar maidin. Chan gach rang…

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The Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

As part of the 1916 celebrations we were delighted to welcome Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne to St. Matthew’s for the presentation of the Irish flag and proclamation. Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne gave a very informative talk about life in the army, and their many peace keeping missions….

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Drama with Oonagh

4th Class have had a fantastic time doing drama with Oonagh on Tuesdays this term! We played lots of fun games together, some of our favourites were musical statues, tea and coffee, and Dracula. We have worked to create and develop Super Hero characters. We decided on names and super powers and did lots of…

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